Darjeeling is a beautiful town in West Bengal, India, situated in Himalayas at an elevation of 6,700 ft. Famous for its tea industry and the enchanting view of Kangchenjunga, world’s third-highest mountain. The untouched beauty, mesmerising sunrise, the rustic villages and the happy peoples welcoming you with the open arm makes it a perfect destination for spending your holiday or the quality time with your loved ones.
It’s a beautifully designed 07 Nights /08 Days package to give you a perfect outing away from the hot and humid weather with a mixture of impressive tea gardens on rolling mountain slopes and stunning snow caped peaks.
Day 1NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Darjeeling (98 km / 4 hrs)
We will start the tour by picking you up from the NJP Railway station / IXB Airport and then transferring you to Darjeeling. Check in at hotel in Darjeeling and enjoy the day at leisure in beautiful surroundings. Visit the markets and meet the locals.
Day 2Darjeeling Sightseeing
To witness the amazing view of sunrise over Mount. Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world you have to leave early morning for Tiger hills. Make sure to enjoy Batasia Loop and Ghoom Monastery on your way back. Back to hotel, have your breakfast and go for local site seeing to the beautiful Tea Garden, Ava Art Gallery, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Tibetan Refugee Self-help Centre etc. You can also visit Japanese Temple which is open for 4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs.
Day 3Darjeeling to Gangtok (98 Km / 4 hrs)
Checkout time. Have breakfast and leave for next beautiful and amazing destination Gangtok. Overnight stay at hotel in Gangtok.
Day 4Exlpore lovely Tsomgo Lake & sacred Baba Mandir
Don’t forget to have your breakfast before starting the guided tour to amazing Tsomgo Lake and sacred Baba Mandir. Once you are done with the sightseeing and enjoyed the enthralling beauty of nature, come back to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5Gangtok – Lachen (118 Km /6 hrs)
It’s a long journey amidst the beautiful surroundings. Have your breakfast on time and start for Lachen, beautiful petit hamlet situated at an altitude of 9,400 ft. On the way we will stop at fascinating Seven Sister Waterfalls and Singhik view point.
Day 6Lachen – Gurudongmar Lake (40 km each side) – Lachung (44 km /2 hrs)
In Lachen you will enjoy the lovely Gurudongmar Lake, one of the most sacred Buddhist lakes in North Sikkim with the restricted entry to Indian nationals because of the security reasons. Its high altitude can cause breathing problems, so be careful. Also, the children below age of 7-8 yrs. are not allowed. Come back to hotel and then leave for Lachung. Overnight stay in another lovely village of North Sikkim.
Day 7 Lachung – Yumthang Valley Excursion (21 km each side) – Gangtok (118 km /6 hrs)
On your 7th day you will be amazed to see the nature’s miracle, the enchanting beauty of Yumthang Valley will leave you mesmerised. Before moving towards this amazing site have your breakfast in hotel and leave early. On the way back visit the Hot spring which is famous for its medicinal properties. Come back to hotel and leave for Gangtok.
Day 8Gangtok Local Sightseeing - Drop to IXB Airport /NJP Railway station (120 km /5 hrs)
The last day of your trip. Have your breakfast and leave for guided city tour, which will take you to some more beautiful scenic locations with panoramic view of Gangtok city and snow-capped Himalayan peaks. We will start the day from Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok and Hanuman Tok then we will proceed towards Rumtek Monastery, Jhakri Falls, Enchay Monastery, Institute of Tibetology, Chorten etc. With the beautiful memories of the trip you will be dropped to your respective station NJP Railway station or IXB Airport.