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Day Wise Itinerary
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 In Gangtok
Upon your meet and greet with our representative at Bagdogra Airport or at NJP Railway Station, a transfer will be arranged to the peaceful hill station of Gangtok. Check in at your hotel in this beautiful destination and start to get familiar with your surroundings. In the evening, set out on a shopping spree along the roads of main market area M.G Marg. Overnight stay in Gangtok.
Distance from Bagdogra airport to Gangtok : 130 kms/5 hrs.
Day 2: Tshangu Lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
After breakfast, prepare for a full day excursion to glacial Tsomgo Lake (12,310 feet), and the temple of Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir (a very holy site for all) – at a short distance of only 40 kms from Gangtok. Home to the Brahmini ducks and many migratory birds, the 1 kilometer long lake is oval shaped and nearly 50 feet deep. The surface reflects different colours with change of seasons and is held in great reverence by the local Sikkimese folk. Spend the evening in Gangtok for some recreational activities such as shopping and a delicious local dinner. Overnight stay in Gangtok.
Day 3: Gangtok To Lachung
After breakfast, get ready for an enjoyable drive to Lachung (at 8000 ft). On the way, stop and explore a number of wonderful attractions. Lunch will be served at Namok (subject to vehicle route). You will arrive in Lachung by evening. Have a splendid dinner at your hotel. Overnight stay in Lachung. Sites visited : Tashi View Point, Naga Waterfalls, Kabi Lungstock, Seven Sisters Waterfalls, the confluence of Lachen-Chu and Lachung-Chu at Chungthang, Twin Waterfalls and Bhim Nala Waterfalls.
Distance from Gangtok to Lachung: 124 kms/6 hours.
Travel from Gangtok to Lachung
Day 4: Lachung To Yumthang Excursion
Early in the morning, get ready for day-long excursion to Yumthang Valley - the famed, glorious Valley of Flowers (11800 ft/3598 mts). On the way, check out the Hot Spring and Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary. Sites vasited : Hot Spring, Singba Rhododendrom Sanctuary, Yumthang Valley. hrs. Return to Lachung by evening. Overnight at hotel in Lachung. Distance from Lachung to Yumthang : 25 kms/1.5
Day 5: Lachung To Gangtok (125 Kms/approx 5 Hrs)
After breakfast, prepare for your transfer to Gangtok. On your way, check out Bhim Nala waterfall and Twin waterfall. Upon arrival in Gangtok, get ready for a half day sightseeing tour of Gangtok. Sites Visited: Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Cable Car, Ganesh Tok, Tashi View Point, Gunjan Monastery, Spriti Ban, Flower Show. Overnight at hotel in Pelling.
Travel from Lachung to Gangtok
Day 6: Gangtok To Pelling (120 Kms/approx 4.5hrs)
After breakfast, prepare for your transfer to Pelling (6000 ft). Check in to your hotel and get familiar with your surroundings. Your evening is free for leisure. Overnight at hotel in Pelling.
Distance from Gangtok to Pelling: 118 kms/4 hrs.
Travel from Gangtok to Pelling
Day 7: Kalimpong Sightseeing And Later Transfer To Darjeeling
After breakfast at hotel sightseeing at Kalimpong - Sightseeing Tour of Forest Museum (Closed On Thursday), Hanuman Mandir, Deolo Hill, Dr Graham Homes School, Durpin Monastery, Mangaldham, Pine View Nurseries (Cactus Only). Transfer to Darjeeling - 65 kilometers 2 ½ - 3 hours - At an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet lies the land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Kanchandzonga is the Queen of the hills. It is also home to the famous World Heritage train. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) - Check into hotel – Evening free to roam around Mall or local Shopping center. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Travel from Pelling to Darjeeling
Day 8: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning at 03:45 AM ready to go for “Tiger Hill”- Situated at an altitude of 2590 meters (8482 ft.) and 13 kilometers from the town, this spot has earned international fame for the magnificent view of the sunrise over the "Kanchanjunga" and the great eastern Himalayan Mountains. On way back to visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After having very scenetic view of these way back to hotel have some delicious breakfast. After breakfast proceed for visit 7 points - The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute & PNZ Zoological Park ( both closed on Thursday) Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Self Help Refuge Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda & Ropeway ( operational, ropeway ride charges to be paid by guest directly ). Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 9: Darjeeling To Njp Railway / Ixb Airport/tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction)
Morning free for packing & transfer to NJP/ IXB Airport/Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) for return journey – Tour Ends.