Gangtok is one of the more popular hill destinations in India's northeast region. Most travelers visit Gangtok with the idea of catching a glimpse of the spectacular Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world. Gangtok roughly means 'Majestic or Lofty Hill'. Tourists throng to Darjeeling throughout the year to enjoy its cool weather, mystical Himalayan mountains, beautiful hills and more. Each sight in this town is picture-perfect. Darjeeling is perfect for honeymoons or romantic getaways.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Gangtok
Arrival at New Jalpaiguri railway station / Bagdogra Airport. Transfer to Gangtok. Check into the Hotel. Visit M.G. Marg by walking and evening individual activities. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 2: Tsomgo Lake And Baba Mandir
After breakfast depart for full day excursion trip to Tsomgo Lake (12400 ft) and Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir which is only 32 km. from Gangtok. The lake is about 1 km long, oval in shape and 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people. Spend the evening at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity. Overnight stay at Gangtok. (In case of Land slide or any reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provided alternate sightseeing).
The temple lies on the road between the Nathula and the Jelepla Pass and is visited by hundreds of people each day. The temple is believed to have wish-fulfilling powers and ...
Between Nathula And Jelepla Pass, Gangtok, India
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Day 3: Gangtok To Lachung
After breakfast transfer to Lachung (8000 Ft / 2439 Mts / 124 Kms / 05 ½ to 06 ½ Hrs). On the way visit Tashi view point, Kabi Longtsok, Seven sister’s water fall, Singhik view point, Naga Water Fall (Subjected the vehicle take the normal route). Arrive Lachung by evening. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Naga Falls lies on the road connecting Chungthang to Yumthang Valley in North Sikkim district of Sikkim. It is certainly the tallest of the many waterfalls shown to tourists ...
Lachung, Sikkim, India
Travel from Gangtok to Lachung
Day 4: Lachung To Yumthang And Back To Lachung
Early morning proceed on a day excursion to Yumthang Valley which is known as Valley of Flowers (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts / 25 Kms / 01 ½ hrs one way). On the way visit the Hot Spring and Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Lachung To Gangtok
After breakfast leave for Gangtok. On the way stop between Singhik, Mangan and if the weather is clear you may get to see the Khangchendzonga Range. This location offers a majestic view of Mt. Pandim, Mt. Kabru, Mt. Simvo, Mt. Jopuno, Mt. Khangchendzonga and Mt. Siniolchu. Lunch at Namok on the way. Overnight at Gangtok.
Travel from Lachung to Gangtok
Day 6: Gangtok To Kalimpong
After breakfast go for local sightseeing covering Directorate of Handicrafts and Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show and Banzakhri Falls. Afternoon transfer to Kalimpong (3937 Ft / 1200 Mts, 85 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs). Check in and overnight stay at hotel.
Ban Jhakri Falls: This spectacular falls plunges from a height of 70 ft amidst lush green surroundings. Ban Jhakri Falls Energy Park, a well-maintained park has been built ...
Gangtok, Sikkim, India
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Travel from Gangtok to Kalimpong
Day 7: Kalimpong To Darjeeling
Today after breakfast visit Dello hills, Jelapla View Point, Pine View Point, Chitra Bhanu and Kalim Temple, Jang-Dong-Palriffo Brang, Durbin Dara Hills, Flower Nurseries, Dr Graham's Homes complex with its historic church and well maintained grounds founded in 1900 by Rev. Dr. J A Graham, a Scottish missionary, Delo Hill (5556 ft) appears to be the roof of the world, is the highest point in Kalimpong. The scenic beauty on the way are beautiful and there are lot of shops selling antics and local handicraft worth buying. Transfer to Darjeeling (7380 Ft / 2250 Mts, 70 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs). Overnight at hotel.
Dr Graham's Homes formerly called the St. Andrew's Colonial Homes was founded in 1900 by Reverend Dr. John Anderson Graham a missionary of the Church of Scotland, who settled ...
Deolo, Kalimpong - 734301, India
Phone: 03552 274 632
Travel from Kalimpong to Darjeeling
Day 8: Darjeeling Full Day Tour
Early in the morning before dawn at 4 am proceed to Tiger Hill to watch the breathtaking sunrise and its reflection rays over the Khangchendzonga Ranges. On the way back visit Batasia Loop and Ghoom Monastery and back to hotel at 7 am. After Freshen up and breakfast at the hotel, visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-help Centre, Tea Estate (outer view), Ava art Gallery and Japanese temple, Peace Pagoda, Labong Race Course and Rope Way. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.