Alluring Hills

Tour Overview

Darjeeling (2N)---> Gangtok (2N)

Whenever you think of North East India's hill stations, series of images pops into your mind of women plucking leaves in the tea estates, classic toy train making its way through the forest and farms, iconic monasteries where sounds of monks mumbling Buddhist chants, the sight of rolling wheels and vibrant Tibetan flags is evident. And of course, the view of Mountain Kanchenjunga, which is the crowning glory of India. It somewhere like a gateway to heaven, where everything is just so beautiful! Every nook and cranny of Darjeeling and Gangtok hold an alluring aura, inviting millions of people from different corners of the world, to explore its nature and sanctity. If this holiday, you are planning to explore, then this package, provided by CTH, has something grand to offer you.

Feel the good-life spirit for our team will prepare an itinerary that will suit best for your requirements. So, explore all these divine locations hassle-free because our packages focus on affordable luxury and we make sure that you enjoy each day thoroughly at pocket-friendly prices and unleash the little traveller in you.

CTH promises you a fun filling and refreshing trip. We come with service assurance packages for exclusive assistance. A mandatory sanity check has been conducted over vehicles and hotels. We always anticipate in the best way possible hence we have deployed smart professionals 24x7 for real time resolution if any required.
 

Day 1 NJP / Bagdogra to Darjeeling (4 Hrs Approx):-

As you begin with your majestic journey, you will first arrive at Bagdogra Airport or NJP Railway Station. To Guide your excitement our representative will be waiting for your warm welcome at the airport or NJP who will further arrange your transfer to enchanting Darjeeling, which is 2042 m above the Sea Level. Enroute have a glimpse of Kurseong valley. Check-in to your hotel and stay at your leisure.

Evening time enjoy the Mall, The Chowrasta or the Mall is the heart of Darjeeling town. Located on top of Nehru Road, this is a nice flat land where tourists and locals come to lounge in the sun, take a seat on one of the many benches along the periphery, and watch the wonderful views of the mountain peaks and valleys all around. Mall is like the town center or the social center of Darjeeling. This is where some of the old and heritage stores are lined up, like Nathmulls Tea Store & Sunset Lounge, Oxford Book Store, Golden Tips, Bhutia Market, Some Boutique & Handicraft Stores etc.

Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 2 Darjeeling Local Sightseeing:-

Early morning visit TIGER HILL for the breathtaking view of “Sun rise” at KANCHENJUNGA, a lifetime experience to see “Golden Kanchenjunga” turning into “Red” and slowly into “Snow white” .Back to your hotel and have your delicious breakfast. We will now start for all local sightseeing places, like –

Batasia Loop-If you are taking a toy train ride from Darjeeling, you will pass by this magnificent loop. Otherwise, take a cab from Darjeeling town and visit the Batasia Loop. There is no better place to get a 360 degree view of Darjeeling's landscape including the hill town and the snow covered peaks of the Eastern Himalayas with the majestic Kanchenjunga on one side. And all this from the middle of a lovely flowering garden around which the toy train track is laid.

Tea Plantation - Tea plantations are little more than just a piece of terrace farming.

They are emerging as a new element of tourism, which is now called as tea tourism. Darjeeling is called as the Mecca of Tea. Darjeeling has more than 80 plantations scaling thousands of acres of lands along the slopes. You can find high grade first flush tea to exotic flavored teas here.

Ghoom Monastery - Old Ghoom Monastery is the popular name of Yiga Choeling.The monastery belongs to the Gelukpa or the Yellow Hat sect and is known for its 15 feet- high statue of the Maitreya Buddha

Rock Garden - The Rock Garden at Chunnu Summer Falls and Ganga Maya Park are recently added tourist attractions in the hilly town of Darjeeling in the state of West Bengal, India. It is a showpiece meant to lure people to Darjeeling after political agitations disrupted tourism in the 1980s.

Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park - Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park is a 67.56-acre zoo in the town of Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal. The zoo was opened in 1958, and an average elevation of 7,000 feet, is the largest high altitude zoo in India.

Back to hotel & Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 3 Darjeeling to Gangtok (Approx 3 Hours)

After your morning breakfast you will proceed for Gangtok, check-in to your hotel at Gangtok, Freshen up & walk down to MG Marg, The Hub of Gangtok.

Gangtok:- Gangtok is the capital of the mountainous northern Indian state of Sikkim. Established as a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the 1840s, the city became capital of an independent monarchy after British rule ended, but joined India in 1975. Today, it remains a Tibetan Buddhist center and a base for hikers organizing permits and transport for treks through Sikkim’s Himalayan mountain ranges.

Evening time you will visit the famous MG ROAD (The Mall) and enjoy shopping. MG Road is the heart of Gangtok and its most happening place. It is the central shopping hub of this beautiful state capital with various shops, restaurants, and hotels lined up along both sides. MG Road is an open mall or boulevard square which is widely regarded to be the town centre and is the best shopping destination for tourists. This is a great place to take a leisurely stroll or just sit on the benches and revel in the eclectic ambience.

Back to your hotel and overnight stay and enjoy your dinner.

Day 4 Gangtok Local Sightseeing

After your morning breakfast proceed for full day local sightseeing  of Gangtok like:-

Banjhakri Falls -The Banjhakri Falls and Energy Park is a recreation centre and tourist attraction near Gangtok, in the state of Sikkim, India. The park's statuary and other

displays document the Banjhakri, or traditional shamanic healer who worships spirits living in caves around the falls

Tashi View Point- It's located inTashi and about 8 kms from the Gangtok town. It offers a sweeping view of Kanchenjunga snow peaks on a clear day. In fact the view of sunrise from here is unforgettable; you will see the peaks dazzling with changing colors. But for that you must reach the point before 5am.

Hanuman Tok - Hanuman Tok is a Hindu temple complex which is located in the upper reaches of Gangtok, the capital of the Indian state of Sikkim. The temple is dedicated to lord Hanuman, and maintained by the Indian army.

Ganesh Tok -Close to Tashi View point is Ganesh Tok, a temple of Lord Ganesha. It's located at an altitude of 6,500 ft and at a hill adjacent to that of the huge TV Tower. Like Hanuman Tok, tourists come here not only to offer prayers to Ganesha, but also to soak in the views from the viewing lounge and the circular balcony around it.

Enchey Monestry -The Enchey Monastery was established in 1909 above Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim in the Northeastern Indian state. It belongs to the Nyingma order of Vajrayana Buddhism. The monastery built around the then small hamlet of Gangtok became a religious centre.

Gangtok Mountain Zoo-Himalayan Zoological Park is certainly a place for wildlife lovers in Sikkim. The Park has been established, to preserve the wildlife, without disturbing the creatures and keeping them in their natural habitat. Located in Bulbuley, Himalayan Zoological Park is at a distance of 3 km from Gangtok. At an altitude of 1,780 mtrs, the Zoological Park also tenders a splendid view of Mt. Khangchendzonga

Back to hotel and overnight stay at Gangtok and enjoy your dinner.

Day 5 Departure to Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station:-

After breakfast in your hotel, check-out from your hotel and transfer to Bagdogra Airport/NGP Station for onward journey with pleasant memories of North East and the warmth of our hospitality in your heart.

  • Welcome drink (Non Alcoholic) on Arrival
  • All accommodation in double sharing basis
  • Breakfast Only
  • All Sightseeing & Transfers by Exclusive Vehicle
  • Any Govt. Permit
  • Extra Food, Snacks, liquor, mineral water etc.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips, luggage van, porter-age etc.
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All personal expenses, optional tours and Extra meals.
  • Medical and Travel insurance.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client directly).
  • Anything not mentioned under ‘Inclusions’
  • GST @ 5%.

Please Note :

Early check in would be subject to availability and at sole discretion of hotel.
All booking vouchers and tickets will be provided 3 days before departure.
In case of natural calamities\ road blockage\train,flight cancellation or schedule change.Itinerary may change prior information to guest and any additional cost arises guest has to pay in cash as per actual on spot payment basis.

Payment policy:
At the time of booking confirmation 40% of the total booking amount is required.
15 to 30 days Prior to departure 30% of the total booking amount is required.
15 days Prior to departure 30% of the total booking amount is required.
If booking made within 31 days prior to departure, 100% amount is expected at the time of booking.

Cancellation Policy: 
If you want to cancel your booking, you must notify us in writing.
No cancellation or changes are allowed after departure.

Cancellations are subject to the following charges:
30 Days or more before departure: 25% of the Total Cost.
30-15 Days Before departure: 50% of the Total Cost.
15-7 Days before departure 75% of the Total Cost.
Less than 7 days before departure: 100% of the Total Cost.