Darjeeling popularly known as the “Queens of Hill Stations” offers a picturesque view of the Himalayan panorama. It is a superlative combination of fern-filled valleys, snow-capped peaks and tea-scented air. Darjeeling is famous for tea gardens, magnificent view of the Himalayas, Kanchenjunga peak, beautiful valleys, trekking to high altitude and famous toy train. As it is Darjeeling attracts botanists, ornithologists, adventurers, photographers and holidaymakers alike. With its array of scenic wonders and a rich folk culture, Darjeeling has something for everyone.
Gangtok > Tsomgo Lake > Darjeeling
On arrival at Bagdogra airport/NJP Railway Station, meet our representative & proceed for transfer to Gangtok. On arrival check-in to your hotel & rest of the day free for leisure. Night halt at Gangtok.
Gangtok (@5,410 ft) the capital of Sikkim, lies at the lower eastern Himalayas and is a centre of Tibetan Buddhist culture and learning, with the presence of several monasteries, religious educational institutions, and centers for Tibetology. Sikkim was integrated into the Indian Union in 1975, prior to which it was an independent monarchy. The world’s third-highest peak, Mount Kanchenjunga (28,208 ft) is visible to the west of the city. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast, start for excursion to Tsomgo Lake – situated at a height of 12400Ft, with an average depth of 50 ft. The cool water of the lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around and Baba Harbhajan Mandir (Holy Temple). Back to Gangtok.
FOR TSOMGO LAKEAn identity document, be it either passport or an election commission I.D. card is required for presentation at the immigration during entry, to obtain an entry permit along with 02 passport size photographs.
FOR NATHULLA PASS / INDO – CHINA BOARDER
If they want to go Nathulla Pass, so they must pay extra payment (every Monday and Tuesday is closed day) (Supplementary Cost for Nathulla Pass Rs.6000 per vehicle) Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
n Gangtok enjoy half day local city tour covering Bonjhakri Falls, Dro-Dul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower show and Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom. Enjoy the bird’s eye view of the city in the Ropeway (charges to be paid directly by the guest).Later transfer to Darjeeling. v Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
Today start your incredible day early morning at 4.00 am and drive through the Oak trees to visit the Tiger hill to view the sunrise point over Mt. Khanchendzongna (subject to clear weather).As you return, enjoy the toy ride from Darjeeling to Ghum Jn and visit the Ghoom Monastery, Peace Memorial & Batasia Loop. After breakfast proceed for the famous 7 points sightseeing covering Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), National History Museum (closed on Sunday), Peace Pagoda & Rope Way (Ticket to be paid on the spot by guest). Rest of the day free at leisure. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast proceed to (IXB) Bagdogra Airport/NJP Railway Station (90 Kms / 03 Hrs) for your onward journey
*** Tour ends with sweet memories ***