At the break of the dawn between 4 AM - 5 AM, make your way to the Tiger Hill to see the glorious sunrise. Once you reach the point, watch the sun as it peeks over the horizon and creates a kaleidoscope of color that lights up the entire sky and Mount Kanchenjunga. After taking in the mesmerizing views, seek blessings at the *Ghoom Monastery, counted amongst the oldest monasteries in Darjeeling. You will be also enjoying a short stopover at the picturesque Batasia Loop. After paying your respects, head back to the hotel for breakfast. Thereafter, continue your sightseeing with a visit to the *Japanese Temple, known for its elegant architecture and lush landscapes. Proceed to the Japanese Peace Pagoda. Visit the *Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and explore the museum where on display are equipment and historical facts. Up next, visit
Today drive to Gangtok. At an altitude of 1750m, Gangtok became the state capital in the mid-19th century and has undergone rapid development since then. The downtown area is dominated by huge government buildings decorated with traditional Buddhist symbols. Gangtok is also a resting ground for people traveling to North Sikkim. Surrounded by Monasteries and Orchids, Gangtok is truly a travellerâ€™s delight. In the afternoon, proceed for a sightseeing tour in Gangtok, visit Do Drul Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology closed on Sundays, Cottage Industry closed on Sundays, Flower Show Complex and Rumtek Monastery.
Go for a full-day excursion to Changu Lake which is 35 km from Gangtok, and at an altitude of 12, 400 feet. The lake derives its waters from melting snows off the surrounding mountains Legends has it that lamas could forecast the future by studying the colour of the lakeâ€™s waters. Â Also visit Baba Mandir. Later, return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
» Payment Terms & Methods: * 20% advance to be paid for booking of the total tour package cost. * 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 ies 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.