Best of Darjeeling Gangtok Trip- 5 Nights 6 Days
Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Darjeeling (75 kilometers / 3 hours)
On Arrival at New Jalpaiguri railway station (Siliguri) or Bagdogra Airport (Siliguri), our representative will be waiting for you to transfer you to Darjeeling (6,950 ft.). & Overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling.
Day 02: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early morning, you will drive to Tiger Hill (8,400 ft.), from where you can watch the stunning sun rising above the horizon over the Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft), world's third largest peak. On your way back from Tiger Hill, you will be visiting other attractions of Darjeeling like Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple. The evening will be free for leisure. Also, you may go shopping and pick some tea and Tibetan artifacts. & Overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling.
Day 03: Darjeeling – Gangtok (100 kilometers / 4 hours)
Post breakfast, you will embark on a drive to Gangtok (5,500 feet.), which is approximately 96.8 kilometers from Darjeeling. The evening will be free for leisure. You can go shopping and pick handicrafts, handlooms, hand-loomed carpets with traditional themes, hand-painted masques, shawls, paintings and wooden dolls. & Overnight stay at hotel in Gangtok.
Day 04: Gangtok Local Sightseeing
Today, you will be going for a sightseeing tour to Gangtok covering Tashi view point (famous for offering stunning view of sweeping view of Kanchenjunga snow peaks), popular Hindu temples like Ganesh Tok, and Hanuman Tok, Flower show, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Institute of Tibetology, Dro-dul Chorten, Enchey Monastery ( a rare monastery founded by Lama Druptab Karpo in 1840) and Banjakhri Falls. & Overnight stay at hotel in Gangtok.
Day 05: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
Kick start your day with a hearty meal as today is going to be a fun day. According to your pre-decided schedule, you will be visiting Tsomgo Lake (12,400 Feet), a high-altitude lake that is sacred to both Hindus and Buddhist. After spending few minutes at the lake, you will visit the Baba Mandir (13,200 Feet). & Overnight stay at hotel in Gangtok.
Day 06: Gangtok – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (120 kilometers / 5 hours)
After breakfast at the Gangtok hotel, you will transfer to New Jalpaiguri railway station (Siliguri) or Bagdogra Airport (Siliguri) for your journey onwards.
-- Welcome drinks on arrival in hotels. (Non Alcohlic)
-- Accommodation on Twin sharing basis.
-- Daily Breakfasts & Dinner.
-- All local Sightseeing by an Individual Taxi.
-- Pick up and drop from Bagdogra Airport/ NJP Railway Station .
-- Inclusive of all the Taxes (Parking, Toll Tax, Luxury Tax, Fuel Exp. and Driver Exp. etc.)
-- 4.50 % Govt. Service Tax extra on total bill.
-- Any monument entry fees / camera fees.
-- Any meal, which is not mentioned above.
-- Any guide charges.
-- Any air / train fare.
-- The rates are subjects to change without any prior notice.
-- Accommodation in the itinerary at the mentioned hotels or the similar hotels.