Gangtok and Darjeeling
Get ready to explore the best of North East India with our North East India tour packages which includes Gangtok and Darjeeling. Dotted with Buddhist Monasteries, serene lakes, beautiful view points and ancient shrines, North East allures tourists from all over the world. Tranquil, scenic, breathtaking, inviting, all at once, Gangtok and Darjeeling are the two major destinations of North East India. Mesmerizing Darjeeling Gangtok Tour takes you to some of the most beautiful attractions of these two destinations. Experience the breathtaking view of sunrise at Tiger Hill, go for a ride in Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (Toy Train), Visit to Happy Valley Tea estate, Seek blessings at Enchey Monastery, enjoy Cable car ride and yak ride at Tsomgo Lake, take back memories that you will cherish for a lifetime.
Pick-up at Bagdogra airport / NJP railway station – Gangtok (5,500 ft), (128 kms / 5hrs). Meet & Greet on arrival at Bagdogra airport / NJP & transfer to Gangtok. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
After heavy breakfast start a tour to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft, 34km). Lake is 1 km long, oval in shape and 50 ft deep. Here you can find snowfall & Yak Riding. Visit to legendary Baba Mandir & Nathula pass depends upon permit availability on additional cost of Rs. 3,000/- per vehicle for permit (Monday and Tuesday pass is closed). Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Morning go for sightseeing covering Rumtek monastery, Bhanjhakri waterfalls, Ropeway, Do-DrulChorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom (Sunday Closed) & Flower Show (Orchid). Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Drive towards Darjeeling (7,200 ft, 115 km).Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Early Morning (at 04:00 am) drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzonga (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak) (subject to clear weather), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasay Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view) and Japanese Temple (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs). Evening free for shopping and personal activities. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Toy train ticket needs to be booked from IRCTC website.
Drop to Bagdogra airport and tour Ends with happy memories 🙂
3* Hotel Accommodation.
Meal plan: Breakfast.
Air Fare / Train fare.
Service tax 9%.
Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
Entrance Fees & Guide charges.
Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances etc. (Such cost is to be borne by the client and directly payable on the spot).