Kalimpong is a hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located at an average elevation of 1,250 meters. The town is the headquarters of the Kalimpong subdivision, a part of the district of Darjeeling. The Indian Army's 27 Mountain Division is on the outskirts of the town.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Njp Railway Station / Bagdogra - Darjeeling (7380 Ft /2250 Mts, 105 Kms /3ω-4 Hrs)
On arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport you will be received by our office executive who will assist you to board your vehicle to Darjeeling. Upon arrival proceed for check-in at hotel. The evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 02 : Darjeeling Sightseeing.
Early morning excursion to Tiger Hill (8364 Ft / 2550 Mts) at around 3:45 am for viewing sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (if the weather is favorable), while returning visit to Ghoom Monastery, Peace Memorial, and Batasia Loop. After breakfast at the hotel you will depart for Half day city tour of Darjeeling. This includes sight seeing at Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (closed on Thursday), Ropeway, Tenzing and Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Peace Pagoda. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
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 Sightseeing Ñ Mirk Excursion (5800 Ft / 1768 Mts / 60 Kms /1ω - 02 Hrs)
After breakfast at hotel, drive towards Mirik via Pashupati Nagar, Indo-Nepal Border through picturesque roads. (Extra vehicle charges will be applicable for Nepal Border to Pasupati Market for shopping and recreation). Return to Darjeeling in the evening and overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling.
Mirik: A small sleepy town built around the 1.25 kilometer long man made Sumendu Lake. The pristine lake is surrounded by high forested hills, tea gardens, orange orchards and cardamom plantations. Horse riding & Boat is available around the lake on direct payment basis.
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 04 : Darjeeling-kalimpong Sightseeing (3937 Ft / 1200 Mts /65 Kms / 03 Hrs)
After breakfast at hotel you will depart for Kalimpong. On arrival you will be taken to a full day sightseeing of the town which includes, tour of Forest Museum (closed on Thursday), Deolo Hill, Dr. Grahams Homes School, Durpin Monastery, Mangal Dham and Pine View Nursery (cactus only). Overnight stay at Kalimpong.
Mangal Dham, a temple located in the beautiful town of Kalimpong, was built in 1993. The temple was constructed by Shri Krishna Pranami, a Hindu sect and in the memory of late...
Rc Mintri Road, Kalimpong, Darjeeling District, India
Travel from Darjeeling to Kalimpong
Day 05 : Kalimpong-gangtok (5500 Ft /1677 Mts /85 Kms / 03 Hrs)
After breakfast at hotel you will be transferred to Gangtok. Upon arrival, proceed for check-in at hotel. The evening is free for leisure and shopping. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Travel from Kalimpong to Gangtok
Day 06 : Gangtok Sightseeing
After breakfast at hotel you will depart for half day city tour of Gangtok. This includes Directorate of Handicrafts and Handlooms, Research Institute of Tibetology, Dro-drul Chorten (Stupa, built by the venerable Trulshi Rimpoche, head of the Nyingma order of Tibetan Buddhism, in 1945),Enchey Monastry, White Hall, Flower Show, Ban - Jhakri Water falls (Ban literally means forest or jungle, and Jhakri means healer), Rumtek Monastery (the seat of the Karmapa Rimpoche, head of the Karmapa sub-sect of the Kargyudpa order of Tibetan Buddhism), Botanical Garden, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok and Tashi View Point. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Hanuman Tok, dedicated to God Hanuman, is one of the most renowned temples located in Sikkim. Managed and maintained by a division of Army department of India, this temple is ...
Gangtok, Sikkim, India
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Day 07 : Excursion To Tshangu Lake And Baba Mandir (12400ft / 3780 Mts / 43kms / 3hrs)
After breakfast at hotel you will depart for full day sight seeing of Tshangu Lake and Baba Mandir. (Nathu La Pass is nearly 20 Kms and is an optional tour). Return to Gangtok in the evening for an overnight stay at hotel.
Tshangu Lake: is one of the most popular destinations for tourists; it is located at 43 km from Gangtok. The lake is about 1km long, oval in shape, 15 metres deep and is considered sacred by the local people. This placid lake remains frozen during the winter months. On the way to the Lake, you will enjoy beautiful scenery and snow capped mountains. The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around.
(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tshangu Lake is closed we will provide alternate sightseeing).
The Tsomgo lake in Sikkim is a holy lake worshipped by the Sikkimese. Tsomgo (Changu) lake, which is hardly 20 km away from the famous Nathula Pass and about 400 km from Lhasa...
Nathu La Pass, Gangtok, India
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Day 08 : Gangtok-njp Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport (135 Kms / 4ω- 5 Hrs).
After breakfast at hotel transfer to NJP Railway Station/ Bagdogra Airport for your onward journey. As you go home let the everlasting memory of the radiant Himalayas and this beautiful serene place linger in your mind and prompt you now and again to revisit this place.