Darjeeling is a lush green hill town in West Bengal, famous for its tea plantations.Hop on to the quiet Himalayan Railway to experience some of the most breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayas on your journey.Gangtok has an amicable cultural fusion and people live peacefully in spite of the diverse ethnicity and religions. On a tranquil walk down the street in Gangtok, you can catch the whiff that comes from the lush tea plantations.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01: New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport To Darjeeling (7,100 Ft.) - 90 Kms / 3 Hrs
Assistance at New Jalpaiguri railway station / Bagdogra Airport on arrival and drive to Darjeeling. Check in at Hotel. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay will be at Darjeeling.
Optional tour to Mirik Lake and Pashupatinath Market (on the way from NJP / IXB to Darjeeling) can also be arranged on advance request at an additional cost if your Train / Flight is arriving before 2:00 PM.
Mirik Lake, popularly known as the Samendu Lake, is located at a distance of around 2 km from Mirik. The lake is around 1.25 km long and is surrounded by chestnut, oak and ...
Mirik,Darjeeling,West Bengal, India
Day 02: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early morning at 0400 hrs visit morning 3 points – Tiger Hill Sunrise Point, Batasia Loop and Ghoom Monastery. After breakfast go for local tour in Darjeeling of 7 points covering Darjeeling Zoo and Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tea garden, Tenzing rock and Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee center (Closed on Sunday) and Lebong Race Course Area. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay will be at Darjeeling.
Optional tour of Toy Train (Joy Ride) can also be arranged on advance request and availability of the tickets at an additional cost.
This complex was setup by the Tibetan refugees in Darjeeling on October 2, 1959 after they followed Dalai Lama and escaped from Tibet. The refugees adopted the principle of ...
Naya Basti, Darjeeling - 734101, India
Day 03: Darjeeling To Gangtok (5,500 Ft.) 105 Kms / 4 Hrs
Drive to Gangtok (Capital of Sikkim) via Tista Bazaar. Gangtok is also a resting ground for people traveling to North Sikkim. Surrounded by Monasteries and Orchids, Gangtok is truly a traveler’s delight.
Check in at Hotel and then proceed for a half day Gangtok city tour. Visit Banjhakri Falls, Government Institute of Cottage Industry (Closed on Sunday and Second Saturday), Orchid House Flower Show, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology, Dodurl Chorten. Overnight stay will be at Gangtok.
Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms, also known as the Government Institute of Cottage Industries, was established in 1957. Located at a distance of half km from the main ...
Zero Point, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737101, India
Travel from Darjeeling to Gangtok
Day 04: Excursion Trip To Tsongmo Lake And Baba Mandir
Day excursion trip of Tsongmo Lake (12,400 Ft.) & Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial (13,200 Ft) 52 Kms from Gangtok city. Tsongmo Lake freezes completely during the winter and is much revered by the locals. Overnight stay will be at Gangtok.
Optional tour to Nathula Pass (14,000 Ft) on China Border can also be arranged (Except Mon and Tue) for Indian Nationals on advance request at an additional cost.