Delight of North Bengal with Sikkim

Delight of North Bengal with Sikkim - (08 Days / 07 Nights)
Destination Covered: Bagdogra – Darjeeling - Pelling - Lachung - Gangtok

Day 01: Arrival Bagdogra Airport / New Janpaiguri – Drive to Darjeeling ( 140 Kms, 4.5 / 5 Hrs drive )

Scheduled arrive Bagdogra Airport, New Jalpaiguri Railway station; meet our representative who will assist you to introduce the driver and later depart for Darjeeling is one of the most beautiful hill station of India located in the Lesser Himalaya at an altitude of 6700 Ft. It is known for the breathtaking natural beauty, sloping tea gardens, and magnificent views of the Mount Everest & Darjeeling Himalayan Toy Train. In the evening arrive and check into Hotel. After fresh up spend your leisure time in roaming around Mall Road, a local shopping center. Back to hotel.
Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02: Darjeeling - Morning Sunrise View from Tiger Hill + Half Day Sightseeing

Get up early morning around 3:45 AM to evidence the panoramic view of Mount Everest and Mt. Kanchenjunga with sunrise from Tiger Hill. It is memorable forever in one’s life when the First rays of the Sun shoot ahead and shed light on the snowy peak of both Mountains looks like painted in orange color. While coming back to hotel en route visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop. Back to Hotel for fresh up followed by breakfast. Later on proceed for half day city tour and visit Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ( Closed on Thursday ), Ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center ( Closed on Sunday ), Tea Estate, Natural History Museum ( Sunday Closed ), Peace Pagoda etc. Rest of time free at leisure.
Overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 03: Darjeeling – Pelling ( 140 Kms, 4 Hrs drive )

Post breakfast in the hotel depart for Pelling is located at an altitude of 6800 feet / 2072 meters. On reaching here check into hotel. After fresh up proceed for sightseeing of Pelling which is still unexplored hill station of West Sikkim and need to be explored due to huge tourism potentiality in this region. The virgin territory is covered with alpine vegetation, numerous waterfalls lining the hillside. During the winter season temperature of this region going down and then entire region covered with a blanket of thick snow. Start the sightseeing and visit Local Monastry, the rock Garden and waterfall at nearby Rimbi, Kechopalri Lake, the imposing double-pronged Kanchenjunga Falls, Chhange Waterfalls etc.
Overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 04: Pelling – Gangtok ( 110 Kms, 4 Hrs drive )

After breakfast at hotel depart for Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim attract the visitors of all types from all over the world. Nestled in the higher peaks of the eastern Himalaya, the visitors can enjoy mild temperature climate round the year. It is one of the most beautiful towns due to nature’s own gift like greenery, High Mountain, deep valleys, forest and Flora and Fauna etc. Gangtok is center of Tibetan Buddhist culture and learning and one of the most beautiful town of India. Following four to five hours road drive approach the town and check into hotel. After fresh up enjoy local city tour of Gangtok – visiting Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten ( Stupa ), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, and Flower Show. In the evening stroll in MG Road is one of the main shopping and cultural activity streets in the town.
Back to hotel for night stay.

Day 05: Gangtok – Lachung ( 120 Kms, 4.5 Hrs drive )

Post early breakfast in the hotel depart for Lachung located at a distance of 120 Kms / 4.5 Hrs drive from Gangtok at an altitude of 9600 feet from sea level and at the confluence of the Lachen and Lachung Rivers, both tributaries of the River Teesta. On the way you can halt for few hours to view picturesque beauty of Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, Tashi Viewpoint, confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachung Chu at Chungthang, Bhim Nala Waterfalls and Twin Waterfalls. On arrival check into hotel. Evening free for your activities.
Overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 06: Lachung – Yumthang / Gangtok

After breakfast depart for Yumthang located at an altitude of 3600 ft. above sea level and is surrounded by the Himalayan Mountains in North Sikkim. It is also known as Valley of Flowers is home to the Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, which has over twenty-four species of the rhododendron. Upon arrival spend some leisure time and then depart for Gangtok.
Overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 07: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir ( Full Day )

Take breakfast in the coffee shop of the hotel and later proceed for excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir around 40 - 45 Kms away from the town. The Lake is oval shaped nearly 50 feet deep and covered with snow for most of the year. This lake is home to the Brahmini ducks & many migratory birds. Adjacent to this lake , another tourist spot is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all
( Optional tour : Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is around 25 Kms far from here which tourist can avail at additional cost if they are interested to visit )
In the evening drive back to Gangtok. Rest of time free at leisure.Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 08: Gangtok - Bagdogra ( 135 Kms ) / New Jalpaiguri Railway station

Take breakfast in the hotel and later depart for Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway station to board the flight / train for onward destination. Tour Ends with Happy Memories.

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