Romantic North-East 5N/6D
DAY 01: – NJP RLY STATION / IXB AIRPORT – KALIMPONG (75 KMS / 03 HRS)
Upon arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport meet & greet, then transfer to Kalimpong (5,480 ft.). (Kalimpong town delights, relaxation, walking and trekking holidays, forest and flora exploration, bird and butterfly watching, Buddhist tours and meditation, River Rafting, Mountain Biking, and nature and Culture tours, or just a “relax and laze” holiday Nestling in the lush green mid ranges of the Himalayas, this hill station of “the Raj”, has an incredible stunning backdrop of towering snow capped peaks). Check-in to hotel & enjoy rest of the day at leisure. Explore the city on your own. Enjoy overnight stay in Kalimpong.
DAY 02: – KALIMPONG SIGHTSEEING – GANGTOK (75 KMS / 03 HRS)
After your delicious Breakfast check out from Hotel. Enjoy half day tour of Kalimpong, Visit MangalDham, Deolo Hill, Dr. Graham’s Home, Golf Garden, Durpin Dara Hills & Flowers Nurseries. After local sightseeing of Kalimpong receive transfer to Gangtok. Enjoy overnight stay in Gangtok.
DAY 03:- GANGTOK – TSOMGO LAKE & BABA MANDIR – GANGTOK (55 KMS ONE WAY)
After a delicious breakfast at hotel visit Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 KMS one way from Gangtok city. Enjoy the evening at leisure. Shop around at M.G. Marg & explore the city on your own. Enjoy overnight stay in Gangtok.
Visit To Nathula Pass (14450ft): The road to Nathula passes through the Tsomgo lake. It is one of the highest motorable roads in the world and is richly surrounded by alpine flora. On a clear day you can even see the road winding down the Chumbi valley. Tourists are allowed to go close to the international border from where you can see Chinese soldiers on the other side of the barbed wire. Nathula is open for Indian nationals on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sundays.
(Rs.5500 /- Vehicle Extra to Visit Nathula Pass).
(If due to landslide or bad road condition Tsomgo Lake is closed then alternate sightseeing will be provided).
DAY 04:- GANGTOK SIGHTSEENG – DARJEELING (108KMS /04HRS)
After breakfast , start for a half day trip of Gangtok city covering Enchey Monastery Banzakhri Falls, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Flower show, Dro-dul Chorten& Institute of Tibetology (maximum 3-4 hours). After the sightseeing of Gangtok, drive to Darjeeling. Enjoy overnight stay in Darjeeling.
DAY 05:- DARJEELING LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
Be a witness of the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Kangchenjunga (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak at around 4 a.m) at Tiger Hill early in the morning (subject to weather condition). Thrill yourself by visiting World famous Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop on your way back. After a sumptuous breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday close), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view) , Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda and Ropeway (Ticket cost not included and directly payable by guest). In evening explore the Mall on your own & shop around. Enjoy overnight stay in Darjeeling.
DAY 06:- DARJEELING – NEW JALPAIGURI STATION / BAGDOGRA AIRPORT (98 KMS / 03HRS)
After your breakfast check out from the hotel and take the departure transfer to New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra Airport for your onward journey with unlimited memory of Darjeeling Tour.