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). The town of Pelling is famous for it's magnificent views of the snow-capped mountains of Kanchenjunga and its ranges it has a rich history, nature environment and local culture.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At New Jalpaiguri Railway Station/ Bagdogra Airport And Transfer To Pelling
On arrival at New Jalpaiguri railway station/ Bagdogra airport you will be transferred to Pelling. Located at a distance of 120 kms from Gangtok, Pelling is another serene mountain village which lies in the western districts of Sikkim.This small town is situated at an altitude of 2000 meters (approx) and boasts of a spectacular view of Mount Kanchenjunga. On arrival check into your hotel, evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Day 2: Pelling Sightseeing
Post breakfast proceed for a city tour by visiting Pemayangste Monastery, Rabtense Ruins, Kanchenjunga Fall and Rimbi water falls, Khecheopalri lake ( A Sacred lake and a pilgrimage centre for all faiths and is about 2 hours drive from Pelling also Known as Wish Fulfilling Lake). Overnight stay at Pelling.
Situated at a distance of 25 kms. from Pelling, it is considered to be one of the sacred lakes of the State both by the Buddhist and the Hindus. The Lake remains hidden under ...
Pelling, Sikkim, India
Day 3: Pelling To Ravangla
After breakfast transfer to Ravangla. Ravangla or Rabong means wet goat. It is a picturesque and quaint town In the foothills of the 12,000 Ft Maenam Hill, one of the highest green hills in Sikkim. On arrival check into your hotel, later enjoy the serenity of the green hill Ravangla with presence of Mount Kanchenjunga. Evening enjoy the light show in Buddha park, overnight stay at Ravangla .
The statue was consecrated on 25 March 2013 by the 14th Dalai Lama, and became a stop on the 'Himalayan Buddhist Circuit'. The statue of the Buddha marks the occasion of the ...
Ravangla, Sikkim, India
Travel from Pelling to Ravangla
Day 4: Ravangla To Gangtok
Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast at the hotel and drive to Gangtok through scenic Rabongla legship road, enroute visit Temi tea garden (largest organic tea garden in Sikkim). On arrival, check into your hotel, unpack and relax. Evening you can plan a visit to MG marg.
Travel from Ravangla to Gangtok
Day 5: Excursion To Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
Enjoy a warm breakfast at the hotel and proceed for a full day excursion to Changu Lake which is 35 kms from Gangtok at an altitude of 12,400 feet.The lake derives its waters from melting snows off the surrounding mountains. Legends say that lamas could forecast the future by studying the color of the lake’s waters. Also visit Baba Mandir(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provide alternate sightseeing). Rest overnight at your hotel
Day 6: Gangtok City Tour
After breakfast start half day city tour, covering Bakthang Falls, Enchey Monastery, Do-Dul Chorten, Institute Of Tibetology (World’s largest treasury of invaluable old Tibetan books & manuscripts on Buddhist philosophy and religion), flower show and cottage industry ( The convenient place for souvenir hunting). Evening is free for personal activities & shopping. Overnight stay at Gangtok.