North Sikkim is considered as a centre of Sikkim’s tourism industry. In India, while planning for a holiday or outing, people prefer a place where they can truly enjoy the peace and tranquillity of nature beyond any noise and air pollution. They leave in search of inner peace, north Sikkim fulfils that need and provides a truly natural, peaceful & soothing scenic beauty of nature along with the tranquillity & solitude far from the mad crowd of the city.
The rich culture, tradition and the innocence of people here leaves everyone mesmerised and speechless. The unparalleled beauty of the nature, quaint monasteries, traditionally built small village houses and the friendly peoples will touch your soul and leave you overwhelmed.
With our North Sikkim Pelling tour you will be able to explore the little heaven on the hills of Himalaya. Also, you will get enough time to witness and feel the mesmerising beauty of nature. The tour will start from the heart of Sikkim, the capital city Gangtok. While exploring all the exotic and stunning beauties you will move towards the Pelling nestled at an altitude of 7,200ft. One of the major attraction among tourists. The memory of this package will leave its footprint in your heart and mind for your whole life.
You will start from NJP Railway station / IXB Airport and after the adventure of 07 Nights/ 08 Days with the bunch of memories from your North Sikkim Pelling Tour you will return to Gangtok with a refreshed soul and relaxed mind.
Day 1NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport to Gangtok (125 km / 4 hrs)
Your pick-up point will either be the railway station or Airport, as per your convenience. From here you will board the vehicle and travel to Gangtok, which will be the first beautiful halt of your trip. Check-in to the hotel and enjoy your free time amidst the lovely surroundings.
Day 2Gangtok to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (55km)
Wake up in the dreamland with a dream to enjoy your whole day in an amazing natural destination. Have your breakfast in the hotel and leave for the beautiful Tsomgo Lake also known as Changu lake at an altitude of 12,313 ft and the Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple. After that come back to the hotel and enjoy overnight stay in the heaven on earth and get ready for next day adventure.
Day 3Gangtok to Lachen (118 Km /6 hrs)
Have breakfast, get ready and check out from the hotel on time so that you can visit the beautiful sites the Seven Sister Waterfalls and Singhik view point on your way to Lachen. Check in at the hotel in Lachen and enjoy Overnight stay at hotel in the beautiful small hamlet of Sikkim.
Day 4Lachen – Gurudongmar Lake (40 km each side) – Lachung (44 km /2 hrs)
Wake up and leave for beautiful Gurudongmar Lake which is situated at an altitude of 17,000 ft. One of the highest location, only Indian nationals are allowed because of the security reasons. Also remember the height may cause breathing problems, so don’t exert. Back to hotel and leave for Lachung. Overnight stay at hotel in Lachung.
Day 5Lachung to Valley of flowers (21 km/ 1hr both side) then back to Gangtok (125 km /6hrs)
Start the trip to lovely Yumthang Valley/ Valley of flowers after breakfast from the hotel. Don’t forget to visit hot spring on your way back which is famous for its medicinal properties. Once back to hotel, get ready for check out and leave for Gangtok. Overnight stay at Gangtok again.
Day 6Gangtok - Pelling (120 km / 5 hrs)
It’s the day for “Pelling” situated at an altitude of 6,100 ft. Leave as early as possible because the sooner you leave the more time you will get to enjoy the serenity of the little heaven. Check in at hotel In Pelling, once you reach and then take a half day tour to nearby sites such as Darap village, Khecheopalri Lake, Sewaro Rock Garden, Rimbi water Falls & Khangchendzongha waterfalls.
Day 7Pelling Local sightseeing
Enjoy the enthralling beauty of second biggest tourist destination in Sikkim after Gangtok. Don’t forget to have your breakfast, before leaving for the full day local sightseeing. The beautiful petite Pelling is surrounded by dense forest along with the botanical and zoological richness. The most remarkable site is the breath-taking view of Khangchendzonga and its neighbouring peaks. With so many picturesque sites, it is famous for beautiful Monasteries and captivating waterfalls such as Kechopalri Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rimbi water Falls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Kechopalri Lake, which is one of the holy Buddhist lake. With the day full of adventure now come back to the hotel and enjoy the evening in local shopping, it’s a great fun to explore the local markets.
Day 8Pelling – NJP Railway Station/IXB Airport (148 km / 6 hrs)
Have your breakfast and with the heart full of memories check out from the hotel and leave for NJP Railway Station or IXB Airport to catch the train/flight respectively.