Day 1 : Arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station NJP or Bagdogra Airport IXB and Transfer to Gangtok
Our car driver will be there to receive you at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station NJP or Bagdogra Airport IXB - You will be assisting for the transfer – Transfer to Gangtok – Nearly 120 Kilometers 4 hours drive - Gangtok – The capital of the 22nd State of India, Sikkim is one of the most beautiful hill station with ied options for tourist – It is known for the monastery, Orchids, High altitude Lake and butterflies – It has option for tourist of all ages – Check into Hotel –Evening free to roam around M G Road Mall or local Shopping center - Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 2 : Excursion to Tsomgo Lake, Baba Mandir Full Day, Nathula Optional & Subject to Availability
Morning breakfast at hotel – Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir nearly 40 kms and 2 hours drive -Tsomgo Lake is situated at an elevation of 3753 m / 12310 ft - The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 ft deep - Generally covered in snow for most of the year the year –home to the Brahmini ducks & many migratory birds – Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all – Back to Gangtok . Important Imformation : Nathula operation is subject to road condition and availability of permits as only limited permits are issued 48 hour prior to the schedule tour. Nathula service cannot be availed on monday and tuesday. Nathula visit is not advisable to guest having problem with blood pressure, knee & heart. Since nathula is a restricted area any time army can seal for security reasons. In such case tour will only be till tshangu lake and baba mandir and no refund will be allowed for unutilized services.
Morning breakfast then around 10 AM drive to Lachung via Chungthang – Lachung is 125 kilometers, 5 to 6 hours drive –Chungthang nearly 3 hours of drive from Gangtok - Lachung situated at an altitude of 8600 feet - On the way enjoy a few wonderful locations like Seven sister waterfalls, Naga Waterfalls and the confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachung Chu at Chungthang - The road leads through Rhododendron plants of the Singha Forest Reserve extended up to the Tibetan Plateau - Picturesque landscape, snow peaked mountains, flowing rivers blooming rhododendrons - During April / May / June one can find the riot of colours as Rhododendrons, Primulae and many other Alpine Flowers are in full bloom – Guest are expected to reach Lachung at late afternoon or early evening – Check into hotel – Evening free to stroll up to Lachung monastery – Night halt at Lachung.
Day 4 : Sightseeing at Yumthang & Transfer to Gangtok
After breakfast drive towards Yumthang situated at an elevation of nearly 11800 feet - On the way you may visit the famous hot spring which is known for its curative properties of skin diseases - Yumthang is a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains - In spring the valley erupts in riots of colors as Primulae, Rhododendrons and many other Alpine flowers in full bloom along with snow covered valley except in autumn - During winter Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adding to the ethereal beauty. Optional visit to Zero Point at extra charge. Return to Hotel for Lunch – Transfer to Gangtok via Twin Waterfalls, Bhim Nala Waterfalls –Night stay at Gangtok.
Transfer to Darjeeling - Nearly 110 kilometers 4 hours drive – At an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet lies the land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Mount Everest is the Queen of the hills – It is also home to the famous World Heritage train – The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway DHR – Drop at hotel- Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 6 : Darjeeling Sunrise from Tiger Hill & Local Sightseeing & Drop at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station NJP or Bagdogra Airport IXB
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 Kanchenjunga Peak subject to clear weather – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop – Back to hotel - After breakfast half day 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 etc – After Lunch proceed for Siliguri, Reach New Jalpaiguri Railway Station NJP or Bagdogra Airport IXB
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