Gangtok is one of the more popular hill destinations in India's northeast region. Most travelers visit Gangtok with the idea of catching a glimpse of the spectacular Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world. On a bright, sunlit day it is a sight to behold.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Arrival At Bagdodra To Kalimpong
Meet and Greet on arrival at New Jalpaiguri railway station / IXB airport and transfer to Kalimpong – Kalimpong is a pretty hill station, with majestic Himalayas in the background and gently rolling hills around. It has a relaxed and unhurried air about it. On arrival check-in to your hotel and rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay will be at Kalimpong.
Day 02 : Kalimpong To Gangtok
After early breakfast visit Mangal Dham, Deolo Hill, Dr.Graham’s Home and Flower Nurseries back to hotel. After lunch drive to Gangtok- “The Capital City of Sikkim”. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay will be at Gangtok.
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 Kalimpong to Gangtok
Day 03 : Sightseeing Tour Of Gangtok
Start for a half day excursion trip to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 feet) and Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial (13200 feet) 52 kms from Gangtok city. Tsomgo Lake freezes completely during the winter and is much revered by the locals. Overnight stay will be at Gangtok.
Day 04 : Gangtok To Lachung
After breakfast pick up (at 9.00 am) from Hotel at Gangtok and drive to Lachung (altitude 8610 ft). Enroute visit Singhik View point, Seven Sisters Water Falls, (Lunch at Namak), Naga Water Falls, (Tea break at Chungthang) Arrive Lachung in the evening. Dinner at hotel. Overnight stay will be at Lachung.
Travel from Gangtok to Lachung
Day 05 : Lachung To Yumthang Excursion
Early Morning drive 24 km to Yumthang-valley (known as Valley of Flowers); Yumthang is the summer grazing ground of the Yaks and winter playgrounds of Yetis. On the way back visit Hot Spring considered to have medicinal properties. Back to resort for lunch. Spent afternoon interacting with the local people and their day-to-day activities and lifestyle. Overnight stay will be at Lachung.
The Yumthang Hot Spring is located some distance away from Yumthang village. To reach the hot spring one has to walk a few hundred yards from the road and across a pedestrian ...
Yumthang, Lachung, Sikkim
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Day 06 : Lachung To Gangtok
After breakfast (8.00 AM) take the transfer to Gangtok enroute witness the Beautification of the wonderful Bheema and Twin Falls. On arrival at Gangtok check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay will be at Gangtok.
Travel from Lachung to Gangtok
Day 07 : Gangtok To Darjeeling
This morning start for a half day city tour of Gangtok covering Rumtek Monastery, Botanical Garden, Dro-Dul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Flower show and Handicraft Centre. Afternoon proceed to Darjeeling (7,100 feet) is one of the most magnificent Hill Resorts in the World. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay will be at Darjeeling.
Travel from Gangtok to Darjeeling
Day 08 : Sightseeing Tour Of Darjeeling
Early Morning (at 0400 AM) drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mount Khangchendzonga (28,208 feet Worlds third highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (closed on Thursday) Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-help Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), and Japanese Temple. Overnight stay will be at Darjeeling.