TOUR CODE: NET/17- 02Gangtok /02 Pelling/ 02Darjeeling
DURATION: 06 NIGHTS/07 DAYS
Day 1: IXB/NJP to Gangtok,(130kms in 4hrs)
Our representative will warmly welcome you on arrival and assist you to the vehicle for the further journey. He will provide you all the relevant documents (Hotel vouchers and Itinerary).
There after you will depart towards your dream destinations. Throughout your journey, you can enjoy the versatility in climate. Pleasant weather will win your heart completely. On the way, you will pass through Mahananda Wild life Sanctuary and more this journey offers magnificent views of the mountains, valleys and village life, the forest, waterfalls and hills covered with tea gardens.
After reaching at Gangtok, we assist you to check in at hotel and take rest. We suggest you to sleep early for next day tour. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 2: Gangtok to Tsomgo Lake with Baba Mandir Excursion 52kms in 3hrs One way (Timing: 7.30AM to 2.30PM)
You need to get up early, get fresh and have heavy breakfast till 7.30am. We drive you to Tsomgo Lake (Alt 12000ft/3600M), a high altitude alpine lake close to Indo-China Border. The 1 km long and 15m deep lake is considered sacred to the local people. During the winter, the pure clear water remains frozen and it continuous to be till the month of May. Enjoy playing in snow and Yak Ride. Proceed further to Legendary Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir (Hero of Nathula An Indian soldier who was awarded the Maha Vir Chakra medal for his bravery and known for doing his duty still after death). Back to Hotel for late Lunch.
Optional tour to Nathula Pass (Alt 14000Ft / 4200M)on China Border can also be arranged (Except Mon, Tue) for Indian Nationals only with 30 Days Advance Request at an additional cost.
Take some rest. Or you may visit the famous M G Marg. This pedestal marg is an open shopping mall with a lovely ambience where tourists take a leisure stroll and relax on the benches laid along the both sides of the road. The entire area is free of litter, smoke and vehicle. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 3: City tour & transfer to Pelling
Post breakfast Half day Gangtok City tour (Timing: 8.30AM to 1.00PM).
Visit Banjakhri Water Falls, Government Institute of Cottage Industry (Closed on Sunday, 2nd Saturday), Orchid House Flower Show, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology, Do-drul Chorten.
Gangtok to Pelling, 130kms in 4.30hrs Check out from Hotel and depart for Pelling (Alt 7175Ft / 2150M). On the way, you can take a halt at Ravangla. Mt. Kanchendzonga can easily be seen from here. After reaching at Pelling, we assist you to check in at hotel and take rest. We suggest you to sleep early for next day tour. Overnight stay at Pelling hotel.
Day 4: Full Day Pelling City Tour (Timing: 8.30AM to 4.30AM)
Pelling is famous for its breathtaking view of the snow-capped mountains of Kanchenjunga and its ranges. It has a rich history, natural environment and local culture. The mix of both, the weather and the scenic beauty makes it a good naturopathy. The pollution-free environment makes you energetic, comfortable and stress-free.
Local tour in Pelling starts with visit 8 popular tourist points Darap Village and Valley, Rimbi Waterfalls, Rock Garden, Kanchendzonga Water Falls and Khecheopalri Holy Lake. After lunch visit Pemayangtse Monastery, Helipad View Point, Rabdentse Palace Ruins and Bird Sanctuary. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Day 5: Pelling to Darjeeling
After breakfast, we take you to Darjeeling. Upon arriving check in at hotel. Evening will be allocated for leisure time. Overnight stay at Darjeeling hotel.
Day 6: Full day city tour
Early morning 4.00am, your tour starts with visiting Tiger hill sunrise point.
11 km far from city, you will watch the combined beauty of different colors, clouds, hills, snowy Mt. Kanchendzonga and vast landscape of Darjeeling. You cant forget these moments ever. On your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. (Timing 4.00am to 7.30am)
After breakfast visit most famous tourist points including Darjeeling Zoo, Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Happy Valley Tea Estate, Tenzing Rock, Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee center (Closed on Sunday) Lebong Race Course outer view and Japanese temple & Peace pagoda. (Timing 9.30 to 2.30).
Evening will be allocated for leisure time or to roam the local area, see their culture, activities, diversity & trend and also feel the difference between city life and hill life. Overnight stay at Darjeeling hotel.
Day 7: Darjeeling to IXB/NJP 90kms in 3hrs
Your heart will never allow you to leave this place but your destination awaits you. Today you will depart from Darjeeling with a cute smile on your face remembering all the sweet moments spent here and drive back to NJP Railway Station/Bagdogra Airport for further journey. Today your tour with Northeast Tour ends. Fly back with sweet memories of Northeast Tour.