Pelling is famous for the majestic view of the magnificent Mount Kanchenjangha. It also affords a panoramic view of other snow-capped Himalayan peaks. The mighty Himalaya and the Kanchenjanga may be viewed at close quarters from Pelling. Gangtok is also a popular hilly destination for intrepid traveller, nature lovers, trekkers and honeymooners in Spring and Summer. Residing in the lap of great Himalayan mountain range in north - east of Indian state of Sikkim.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival Njp Railway Station / (Ixb) Bagdogra Airport - Gangtok
On arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / IXB Bagdogra Airport, (413Feet / 126 Meters) you will be met by our local representative at who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5412 Feet / 1650 Meters, 130 Kilo Meters / 04 to 05 Hours). Check in and over night at Hotel.
Day 2: Gangtok – Tshangu Lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
After breakfast, in the morning, start for excursion to Tshangu Lake (12400Feet / 3780 Meters / 43Kilo Meters in 3Hours one way from Gangtok) & Baba Mandir (13100Feet / 3994 Meters / 16Kilo Meters in 1Hours one way from Tshangu Lake. Situated at a height of 12400Feet / 3780 Meters / 43Kilo Meters in 3Hours one way, with an average depth of 50 feet. The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around. Back to Gangtok and Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3: Gangtok - Pelling
Morning Go for a half day (04 hrs) sightseeing covering Jhakri Water Falls along with Do-rul Chhorten, Research Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday), Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom (Closed on Sunday) and Flower Show. Afternoon transfer to Pelling (5500 Feet / 1675 Meters, 116 Kilo meters / 05 to 06 Hours). Overnight at Hotel.
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Travel from Gangtok to Pelling
Day 4: Pelling – Yuksom Excursion
After breakfast we drive to Yuksom (5840 Feet / 1780 Meters, 35 Kilo Meters / 02 Hours) on way panoramic sightseeing of Darap Village, Rimbi Water fall & Hydro Project, Khecheopalri Lake (6000 Feet / 1829 Meters), it is one of the sacred Buddhist mountain lake and it is believed that whatever is wished in front of the lake comes true. Myth is that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, it is picked by a bird & Kanchanjunga Water fall. A further drive takes you to Yuksom (the meeting place of three monks) - the first capital of Sikkim. This was the place where the first Chogyal (a ruling dynasty in Sikkim) was crowned. Evening Back to Pelling and Overnight at Hotel.
Day 5: Pelling - Darjeeling
After breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6710 Feet / 2046 Meters, 125 Kilo Meters / 05 to 06 Hours).Check in and Overnight at Hotel.
Travel from Pelling to Darjeeling
Day 6: Darjeeling
Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8482 Feet / 2586 Meters at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). On way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. After breakfast go for a half-day sightseeing of Japanese Temple, Peace pagoda, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Darjeeling Ropeway Ride (Ticket cost not included & will be approx INR 180.00 per person) Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Closed on Sunday) & panoramic view of Tea Estate. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 7: Darjeeling - New Jalpaiguri Railway / Ixb Airport
Transfer to New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / (IXB) Bagdogra Airport, (413 Feet / 126 Meters, 100 Kilo Meters / 03 to 04 Hours) for onwards connection.