HIMALAYAN KINGDOM

[ 7 Days / 6 Nights, 2N Darjeeling - 2N Pelling - 2N Gangtok ]

Day 01 : Bagdogra/NJP - Darjeeling (93 kms ; 3 hours Approx)
Arrive at the airport/railway station on arrival and drive to Darjeeling. Check- in to the hotel. Overnight in Darjeeling.

Day 02 : Darjeeling - City Sightseeing
Early morning visit Tiger Hill to see a beautiful sunrise and Himalayan Range like Kanchendzonga, Mount Everest etc. One can see the horizon changing colors just before sunrise and then the entire Himalayan range turn golden. It is truly a majestic sight and Ghoom Monastery which is oldest Monastery in the area which was built in 1875 and one can see the image of Mythey Buddha 15ft. height on the way back from Tiger Hill. Breakfast at the hotel and proceed for city tour visiting Himalayan Mountaineering Institute(closed on Thursday) which was started by Tenzing Norgay after he climbed Mt. Everest, Zoological Park(closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Centre(closed on Sunday), Tenzing Rock, Gombu Rock, Tea Estate(from outside), Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda. Overnight in Darjeeling.

Day 03 : Darjeeling - Pelling (75 kms ; 3 hours Approx)
Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Pelling. Located at a distance of 120 kms from Gangtok Pelling is another serene, mountain village which lies in the western districts of Sikkim. This village is situated at an altitude of 2000 mts(approx) and commands a spectacular view of Mt. Kanchenjunga. Overnight in Pelling.

Day 04 : Pelling - City Tour
Breakfast at the hotel and full day city tour visiting Pemayangste Monastery, Rabtense Ruins, Helipad, Rambi, Darap, Khechipalri Lake, Kanchenjunga Fall and Rock Garden. Overnight in Pelling. (B,D) Note:Local sightseeing in Pelling will be done using Non AC Jeeps/Tata Sumos as per the regulation of the local transport associations.

Day 05 : Gangtok (127 kms ; 5 hours Approx)
Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Gangtok. Later proceed for sightseeing in Gangtok visiting Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok, Flower Show, Do Drul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Cottage Industry and Bakthang Falls. Overnight in Gangtok. (B,D) Note: Local sightseeing in Gangtok will be done using Non AC Maruti Vans for all categories of hotels as per the regulation of the local transport association.

Day 06 : Gangtok - Changu Lake - Gangtok
Breakfast at the hotel and full day excursion to Changu Lake which is 35 Kms from Gangtok at an altitude of 12,400 feet. The lake derives its waters from melting snows off the surrounding mountains Legends say that lamas could forecast the future bystudying the color of the lake's waters. Also visit Baba Mandir Overnight in Gangtok.

Day 07 : Bagdogra/NJP (80 kms ; 3 hours Approx)
Today morning drive to Bagdogra/NJP in time for flight/train to onward destination.


*** Although we pride ourselves in constantly maintaining our programm the above mentioned programme is subject to change without prior notice. ***

Sikkim & Darjeeling Packages

Himalayan Kingdom