Darjeeling Tour 9 Days
8 Nights / 9 Days
Destination Covered : Gangtok, Darjeeling, Siliguri, Lachen
Detailed Tour Itinerary
Meet and greet by our representative at the Railway Station, Bagdogra Airport or Bus Stand (Junction), proceed to your exciting journey to Darjeeling. Enjoy the view of the tea gardens bordering the road and refresh yourself with the aroma of tea all over
Head to Tiger Hill at 4 am in the morning to witness a phenomenal view of the first rays of the sun hitting the peak of Mount Kanchandzonga, & Mount Everest. On your return, visit the famous Ghoom Monastery & the Batasia Loop. Post breakfast, visit The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute & Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (Thursdays closed), Tibetan Self- help Centre Or Refugee Centre(Sundays closed), Tenzing Rock, Japanese temple & Peace Pagoda. Have an outer view of the Tea Garden
You are transferred from Darjeeling to Gangtok. The Capital of Sikkim is a bustling, friendly hill station. Gangtok is a Tubetan word for 'hills'. Highly organised and beautifully maintained, it is the Switzerland of the east. Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping Centre
Visit Directorate of Handicrafts and Handloom, Stupa (Do Drul Chorten), Flower Show, Research Institute of Tibetology, Ranka Monastery, Ganesh Tok, Tashi View Point, Banjhakri Falls & Hanuman Tok- Legend has it, when Hanuman was flying with the mythological life saving herb called Sanjeevani to save Lakshmana(Rama's brother) he rested at the spot where temple has been built in his name
Excursion to Tsomgo Lake and the Baba Mandir (New). The oval-shaped lake is nearly 50 ft deep. Brahmini ducks & lot of migratory birds find shelter at the Lake. Sacred Baba Mandir that is known as a very holy site will mesmerise you with the faith of localites. (If Tshangu Lake is closed, owing to Landslide or any other reasons then an alternate sightseeing will be provided). Nathu La Pass to the Southern part of Republic of China (another 20 km) is optional tour at additional cost
Transfer from Gangtok to Lachen. On the way visit Seven Sisters Water Fall, The Confluence of Lachen Chu (River) & Lachung Chu (River) at Chungthang, Naga Waterfall. Lunch(at own cost) at Mangan or Miyang Chu
Drive from Lachen to Thangu (13500 ft - 31Kms). Witness the alpine vegetation in Chopta Valley (13200 ft). Proceed to one of the highest lakes in Northern state of Sikkim, Gurudongmar Lake (17000ft) where only Indian Citizens are allowed. The altitude and lack of oxygen in the air can lead to breathing issues. After lunch proceed to Lachung
You leave for Yumthang valley(11800 ft), which is nearly 26 km & is an hour's drive from Lachung. Places of interest in & around Yumthang valley are hot spring(which is known for its curative properties), Yumey Samdong & Katao(at extra expense). It is covered in snow during winter or has blooming Rhododendron covering the whole place. Post lunch, you are transferred from Lachung to Gangtok
Check out from hotel and proceed towards Siliguri.
- MAP (Room + Breakfast + Lunch/Dinner)
- * Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount
* Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
- * Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount.
* Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.
* Refund will be made within 15 working days from the date of receipt of the cancellation.