ITINERARY 06 NIGHTS/ 07 DAYS
BAGDOGRA AIRPORT / NJP RAILWAY STATION – GANGTOK (02 NIGHT) – PELLING (02 NIGHT) – DARJEELING (02 NIGHT) – BAGDOGRA AIRPORT / NJP RAILWAY STATION
DAY 01 ARRIVAL BAGDOGRA AIRPORT / NJP RAILWAY STATION – GANGTOK
On arrival at Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station (400Ft / 122Mts), you will be met by our local representative who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5500 Ft / 1677 Mts, 185 Kms / 06 Hrs). Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 02 GANGTOK
After breakfast go out for sightseeing covering Rumtek Monastery, Droul Chorthen, Research Institute of Tibetology, Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom (Closed on Sunday), Flower Show & Enchey Monastery. Evening free to explore Gangtok. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03 GANGTOK – PELLING
Transfer to Pelling (6100 Ft / 1890 Mts, 116 kms / 5-6 hrs). Overnight at Hotel
DAY 04 PELLING
Today you visit Khecheopari Lake (6000 Ft / 1829 Mts); Khecheopalri Lake is one of the sacred Buddhist mountain lakes wherever it is believed that whatever is wished in front of the lake comes true. Myth has its that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface is picked by a bird. Back to Hotel for Lunch. After lunch you cover Pemayangtse Monastery which belongs to the Nyingma-pa order of Tibetan Buddhism. It was built as a small temple in late 17th century by Latsun Chenpo. On the top floor there is a wooden sculpture portraying the Mahaguru’s Heavenly palace Sangthokpalri & Rabdengtse palace ruins - once the second capital of Sikkim is now a historical monument. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 05 PELLING – DARJEELING
Transfer to Darjeeling (7380 Ft / 2250 Mts, 125 kms / 5-6 hrs.). Evening free to explore the town. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 06 DARJEELING
Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8364 Ft / 2550 Mts at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather). On way back visit Ghoom Monastery. After breakfast visit to Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Tibetan Refugee self-help (Closed on Sunday) Center & Tea Estate. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 07 DARJEELING – BAGDOGRA AIRPORT / NJP RAILWAY STATION
Transfer Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station (100 Kms/ 3-4Hrs) for your onward connection.