Darjeeling (2N)---> Gangtok (3N)---> Pelling (2N)
Words are not enough to describe the stunning landscapes of spell bounding Sikkim and Darjeeling. Still retaining its old-world charm, Sikkim is a mountain land offering rich cultural heritage and sheer natural beauty. It is aptly called the ‘organic state’ of India where you can enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables straight away from the gardens. In Sikkim, take a stroll through high-altitude lovely lakes, capture the rejuvenating sights of mountains and visit the Buddhist monasteries for a blissful experience.
Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim comes with its own surprises! It is a lovely city located ideally on a mountain ridge, offering rural charm. It serves as a base for many treks and leaves one in awe of the mesmerizing views of the mighty Kangchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world. Pelling is another fascinating destination of Sikkim. Equally enchanting is Darjeeling which is popularly known as the queens of hills. It is an enchanting Victorian town famous for its mountain beauty and Buddhist monasteries and temples. If you are a nature lover and want to experience the bliss of natural beauty and adventure of gigantic mountains, then this tour is the perfect bet for you!
CTH promises you a fun filling and refreshing trip. We come with service assurance packages for exclusive assistance. A mandatory sanitization 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 anything required.
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 theSea Level. Enroute have a glimpse of kureseong 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.
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 - OldGhoomMonasteryisthepopularnameofYigaChoeling.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.
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.
After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,312 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms from Gangtok city each way (Starts 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM). Overnight stay at Gangtok. Optional tour to Nathula Pass (Alt 14000Ft.) on China Border can also be arranged (Except Mon, Tue) for Indian Nationals only at an additional cost & documents required 7 days prior to departure for Nathula pass. Please note Nathula Pass permits are issued on the day of travel only as per availability and once the permit is issued the amount will be non refundable.
Tsomgo Lake:- Tsomgo Lake, also known as Tsongmo Lake or Changu Lake, is a glacial lake in the East Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim, some 40 kilometres from the capital Gangtok. Located at an elevation of 3,753 m, the lake remains frozen during the winter season
Baba Mandir:- Baba Mandir is a distinguished sightseeing place of Sikkim. This “mandir” or shrine is dedicated to “Baba” Harbhajan Singh, who was a soldier of the Indian Army. He died near the Nathula Pass in eastern Sikkim, India. Two shrines have been built to show reverence to Baba Harbhajan Singh. The old one has been built at the site of the bunker, where Baba Harbhajan was posted during his tenure in the Indian Army. The new one has been built at close proximity from Changu Lake.
Back to Gangtok & Overnight stay.
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.
Today after morning breakfast transfer to enchanting Pelling, which is 1800 m above the Sea Level. Check-in to your hotel and stay at your leisure.
Pelling:- Pelling is a small town in the northeastern Indian state of Sikkim, at the foothills of Mount Khangchendzonga. The late-17th-century Buddhist Sanga Choling Monastery has mountain views. Pemayangtse Monastery features wall paintings, sculptures and a gold-plated statue of Guru Padsambhava. Overlooking a valley, the 17th-century Rabdentse Palace, now in ruins, still has evidence of the king’s bedroom and kitchen.
Overnight stay Pelling.
Today after breakfast you will proceed for full day sightseeing like:-
Rimbi Waterfall : You will run over the spouting stream of white that is the Rambi Waterfall on your approach to Khechopalri and Yuksam. It is a grand common setup loaded with normal excellence. The waterfall is a huge one and is encased by lavish greenery.
Khecheoparli Lake : Khecheopalri Lake, originally known as Kha-Chot-Palri, is a lake located near Khecheopalri village, 147 kilometres west of Gangtok in the West Sikkim district of the Northeastern Indian state of Sikkim
Darap Village : Darap Cherry Village is one of the few places undiscovered where travelers looking for a taste of bucolic life can escape from the maddening crowds of touristic places. The word Darap is originated from the limbo word ’Tan-lop’ which literally means a plain or even land. It is located just 8 km from Pelling on the way to Khecheopelri and Yuksam.
Kanchenzonga Waterfall : At a distance of 10 km from Yuksom and 24 km from Pelling, Kanchenjunga Waterfalls is a stunning waterfall situated in the beautiful hill town of Pelling, Sikkim. It is one of the largest waterfalls in Sikkim and among the prime Pelling Tourist Places.
Singsore Bridge : Singshore Bridge is located about 5 km away from Pelling. It's considered as the highest bridge in Sikkim and the second highest suspended bridge in Asia.
After the above point visit back to your Hotel at Pelling & Overnight stay.
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.
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