Exquisite – Kalimpong, Gangtok, Pelling & Darjeeling

Gangtok is the capital of the northern Indian state of Sikkim. Established as a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the 1840s, the city became capital of an independent monarchy after British rule ended, but joined India in 1975. Today, it remains a Tibetan Buddhist center and a base for hikers organizing permits and transport for treks through Sikkim’s Himalayan mountain ranges.

Lachen is a town in North Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. It is located at an elevation of 2,750 metres. The name Lachen means “big pass”. The town is being promoted as a tourist destination by the Sikkimese government.

Lachung is a town and hill station in northeast Sikkim, India. It is located in the North Sikkim district near the border with Tibet.

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Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Kalimpong (77 kms in 2-3 hrs)

Meeting & Greeting on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Kalimpong (4091 ft.). On arrival check in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Kalimpong.

Day 02: Kalimpong Local Sightseeing – Gangtok (77 kms / 3 hrs)

After Breakfast half day tour of Kalimpong (Starts 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM) Visit Mangal Dham, Deolo Hill, Dr. Graham’s Home, Golf Garden, Durpin Dara Hills & Flowers Nurseries. Afternoon transfer to Gangtok (5,480 ft.), Capital of  Sikkim. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Day 03: Gangtok Local Sightseeing

After Breakfast start for a Full day city tour (Starts 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM) covering Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok & Hanuman Tok, Ranka Monastery, Banjhakri Falls, Cottage Industry, Dro-dul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Flower show and Handicraft Centre. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Day 04: Excursion to Changu Lake & Baba Mandir

After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms from Gangtok city each way (Starts 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM). Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Optional tour to Nathula Pass (Alt 14000Ft.) on China Border can also be arranged (Except Mon, Tue) for Indian Nationals only at an additional cost.

Day 05: Gangtok – Pelling (117 Kms / 5 hrs)

This morning after breakfast transfer to Pelling (6,100 ft.) Via Rabangla. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Pelling.

Day 06: Pelling Sightseeing

After breakfast start for full day sightseeing (Starts 8:30 AM – 4: 30 PM) visit Darap village, Kanchenjunga waterfalls, Sewaro Rock Garden, Rimbi water Falls & Khecheopalri Lake. After lunch visit Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse Ruins, New Halipad Ground and Bird Sanctuary . Overnight stay at Pelling.

Day 07: Pelling – Darjeeling (80 kms /4 hrs)

This morning after breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6,710 ft.), Enjoy scenic beauty of Rangeet River Valley on the way. On arrival check-in to your hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 08: Darjeeling Sightseeing

Early Morning at 4:00 am drive to Tiger hill to watch the sunrise over Mt. Kanchenjunga (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outerview) and Japanese Temple (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs). Evening free For shopping & leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 09: Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB airport (98 kms / 3 hrs)

After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey, Tour ends.

Inclusions

Additional Information

Per person rates (in Rs.) – applicable on 2 persons staying together sharing the same room
Service Tax extra (as applicable)
Transportation as per itinerary only (not available at disposal)
The package does not include guide services. These can be availed at an additional cost
Package rates are subject to change without prior notice
The package cannot be combined with any other offer
Refund on cancellation depends upon concerned hotel’s cancellation policy
The above package is not valid during national holidays, festivals, long weekends and New Year
ATP reserves the right to change/modify or terminate the offer any time at its own discretion and without any prior notice.

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