Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour



Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days

Destination Covered : Gangtok, Darjeeling

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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  • Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour

Tour Detail

Duration :: 6N/7D
Meal Plan :: MAP (Breakfast & Dinner)
Vehicle :: Non A/C Sumo or Similar
Pickup & Drop :: New Jalpaiguri Railway Station/ Tenzing Norgay Bus TerminusTrain Fare /Bus Fare
Extra Bed Charges
Gangtok drop location to Hotel transfer by own cost.
Room HEATER Charges
Any monument entry Fees, camera entry fees.
Bottled water, tips and any expenses of Personal nature.
Expenses which are not mentioned inclusions.
Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc.
Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) /Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) & Transfer t

Proceed to Darjeeling - Nearly 80 Kilometers, 2 ½ - 03 Hours - The road is scenic along the river Teesta. It is situated at an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet - It is a land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Mount Everest is the Queen of the hills – Darjeeling is home to many international Schools and few of the internationally famous site like Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, etc – It is also home to the famous World Heritage train – The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) - Check into hotel – Evening free to roam around Mall / Shopping center - Back to hotel / resort –(Over Night stay at Darjeeling)

Day 2: Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing

Early morning at around 3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hill to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather) – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial &Batasia Loop – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial &Batasia Loop – Back to hotel for breakfast - After breakfast rest for half an hour - After breakfast next round of sightseeing - City tour includes 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 – Back to hotel – Evening free to stroll around the area – (Overnight stay at Darjeeling).

Day 3: Transfer to Gangtok

Morning breakfast and check out of the hotel – Drive nearly 110 kilometers, 4 - 4 ½ hour’s drive. Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim the 22nd state of India – The diversity is from tranquility to adventure, land of monastery, mystic rituals & festivals at an height of 1670 meters / 5480 feet and is the most visited spot of India - It is one of the most beautiful town with varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and butterflies – One of the peaceful city of India where one can roam around carefree till midnight – Plucking Orchids or catching butterflies is a crime in this state of India - Check into hotel - Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center –(Over Night stay at Gangtok)

Day 4: Gangtok Local Sight Seeing

Early Morning breakfast - After breakfast drive for the city tour of Gangtok – Sightseeing will be the day covering part of the day hence the drive will be easy and comfortable - Visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do DrulChorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, Rumtek Monastery, one of the finest monastery where His holy Dalai Lama stayed for some time, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok and other view Point, etc – Gangtok sightseeing is for 3 ½ to 4 hours – There are few optional sightseeing like Ban Jhakri Fall / Ranka Monastery with additional cost payable to the Vehicle owner on spot - Back to hotel – Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center –(Over Night stay at Gangtok)

Day 5: Excursion to Changu / Tsomgo Lake (Nathula Optional on extra cost)

Early morning breakfast – Permits are made one day prior to visit - This is nearly 48 kilometers drive and takes nearly 2 hours - Visit to Tsomgo / Changu Lake and Baba Mandir, cool, serene water and the picturesque beauty – Tsomgo lake is one of the holy lake of the region - A temple of Lord Shiva is built on the lakeside - Primula flowers and other alpine plantation provide an immaculate beauty to this place - Till April it is full of snow and lay frozen – (Nathu La Pass visit has to be arranged the previous Night when Voters ID card will be asked for – Nathu La Pass once booked the amount is not refunded even if the trip get cancelled. Nathula Pass supplement of Rs. 4,000/- has to be paid on the spot as it is not included in the final costing) Back to hotel for lunch or lunch on the way – The rest of the day is free - Evening one is free to stroll around M G Road or the Local Market –(Overnight stay at Gangtok).

Day 6: Transfer to Kalimpong

After breakfast at hotel and then forwarding journey to Kalimpong (approx. 80k.m./ 3hrs.).Kalimpong is a historical destination on the old silk route - It is situated on the foothills of the Himalayas at an elevation of 1243 meters / 4078 feet - Kalimpong is a hill station buzzing with colorful people with lovely orchids, Gladiolus, rarest cacti and nurseries and offers spectacular views of the Mount Kanchendzonga and its range – Kalimpong is known for its greenery and ideal location - It is ideal setting with milder climate for walks - Check into Hotel / resort – Evening free to roam around the local market or nursery (Overnightstay at Kalimpong).

Day 7: Departure - Kalimpong to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand

Morning breakfast – Check out from hotel & proceed to Deolo and Kalimpong sightseeing. Later transfer toSiliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - Nearly 95 kilometers 2 ½ - 3 hours’ drive – Forwarding Journey


Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc.
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.

Exclusions

  • Train Fare /Bus Fare
  • Extra Bed Charges
  • Gangtok drop location to Hotel transfer by own cost.
  • Room HEATER Charges
  • Any monument entry Fees, camera entry fees.
  • Bottled water, tips and any expenses of Personal nature.
  • Expenses which are not mentioned inclusions.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc.
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.

Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy:

  • 45 days prior departure date -20% of total cost
  • 45 to 25 days prior departure date -50% of total cost
  • 25 days prior departure date- 100%of total cost retention charge will be applicable.


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