Sikkim Tour - 05
Duration 06 nights / 07 days
Bagdogra to Kalimpong
Receive at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport and transfer to Kalimpong (85 km / 3 hrs). Overnight at hotel in Kalimpong.
Kalimpong to Gangtok
After breakfast sightseeing of Dello Hill, Dr. Graham’s Home School, Flower Nurseries, Jang-Dong-Palriffo Brang Monastery and Durbin Dara Hill. Afternoon transfer to Gangtok (85 km / 3 hrs). Overnight at a hotel in Gangtok.
Full day sightseeing of Rumtek Monastery, Jhakri Water Fall, Droul Chorthen, Research Institute of Tibetology, Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom (Sunday close), & Flower Show. Overnight at hotel in Gangtok.
After breakfast, day excursion to Tshangu Lake at 3780m. Enjoy the natural beauty and experience yak ride around the lake. Overnight at hotel in Gangtok.
Gangtok to Pelling
Transfer to Pelling (135 km / 5 hrs). Overnight at hotel in Pelling.
Today, after breakfast drive to Yuksom valley (35 km / 2 hrs), on the way visit a sacred Khecheopalri Lake, it is said that when a leaf fall on the water surface is picked up by a bird. Drive further toward Yuksom, the meeting place of three monks & the first capital of Sikkim where the first Chogyal - a ruling dynasty in Sikkim was crowned. Overnight at hotel in Pelling.
Pelling to Darjeeling
Transfer to Darjeeling (125 km / 5 hrs.). Overnight at hotel in Darjeeling.
Early morning tour to Tiger Hill around 4 a.m. to view sunrise over Kanchenjunga peak subject to weather condition. Reroute visit Ghoom Monastery, & Batasia Loop. After breakfast half day sightseeing of Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Thursday close), Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Sunday close) & Tea Estate. Afternoon visit Rock Garden & Ganga Maya Lake. Overnight at hotel in Darjeeling.
Darjeeling to Bagdogra
Transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport (100 km / 3 hrs) for onward journey.