Gangtok is a popular place with tourists heading on treks, though the facilities do not reflect the number of international visitors. However, efforts are being made by the government to improve the conditions. Gangtok could easily be one of the cleanest cities you've ever come across. Highly organised and beautifully maintained, it is the Switzerland of the east.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Gangtok
Meet and greet on arrival at railway station / airport and transfer to Gangtok. On arrival check-in to hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 2: Excursion To Tsomgo Lake And Baba Mandir
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
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 Pelling Via Chardham
After breakfast start for Pelling. En-route visit Temi Tea Garden, Samdruptse and Siddheshwar Dham (Chardham) in Namchi. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Travel from Gangtok to Pelling
Day 4: Pelling Sightseeing
After breakfast start for full day sightseeing. 1st half tour - Darap village, Rimbi water Falls, Khecheopalri Lake and Khangchendzongha waterfalls. In afternoon start for 2nd half tour - Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse Ruins, New Helipad Ground. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Pemayangtse Monastery Pemayangtse literally means perfect sublime lotus. This is one of the oldest and most important monasteries of Sikkim. Founded in 1705, this monastery ...
Pelling, Sikkim, India
Phone: 03595/250760 or 250141
Day 5: Pelling To Darjeeling
This morning after breakfast transfer to Darjeeling. On arrival check-in to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Travel from Pelling to Darjeeling
Day 6: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning (at 04:00 AM) drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mount Khangchendzongha (28,208 feet Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple. Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.