Pelling, a beautifully located hill at a height of 6800ft initially covered with wild thick jungle providing hideouts and shelter to many indigenous wild animals of that period including Wildman( may not be yeti though). Slowly this gentle ridge attracted cattle herders, shepherds. Pelling besides being the leading tourist destination is also the suitable take up point for both high altitude and a variety of low altitude treks .
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra Airport And Transfer To Gangtok
Meet and greet on arrival at New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra airport and transfer to Gangtok. On arrival check into 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 (12,400 ft.) and Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.(In case of Land slide or any other 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 Pelling
After breakfast start for Pelling. Enroute visit Temi Tea Garden, Samdruptse and Siddheshwar Dham (Chardham) in Namchi. On arrival check into 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.
Rabdentse was the second capital of Sikkim established by the second Chogyal in the latter half of the 17th century. It was the capital of the erstwhile kingdom till 1814 A.D...
Pelling, sikkim, India
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Day 5: Pelling To Darjeeling
This morning after breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6,950 ft.) via Singla check post. On arrival check into your hotel and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Travel from Pelling to Darjeeling
Day 6: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mount Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute,Padmaja Naidu Himalayan 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