Places Covered : Darjeeling, Pelling, Gangtok, Lachung, Gangtok
Highlights: * Darjeeling and the wonderful Tiger Hill
* Gangtok and the amazing panoramic view
* Pelling with its famous waterfalls
* Lachung, a heaven of peace
New Jalpaiguri – Darjeeling (70 Kms 1H 30min)
Arrive in New Jalpaiguri ,warm welcome at Airport . Then proceed to Darjeeling.
Description of Destination: Darjeeling
Early morning visit Tiger Hill to enjoy sunrise on the Kanchanjunga Ranges and visit Battasey loop, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) followed by Mountaineering Documentary Show (subject to operation), Zoological Park, Tea Gardens and Tensingh Rock. Later visit the Peace Pagoda, Japanese Temple, Ava Art Gallery and Rock Garden. Free time for shopping in the evening.
Darjeeling – Pelling (73Kms 1H 50 min)
Proceed to Pelling. En-route enjoy never ending thrills of White Water Rafting (subject to operation). Arrive in Pelling in the evening.
Visit Rimbi falls, Sewaro Rock Garden, Kanchanjunga Waterfall, Khecheopalri Lake and Penyang Monastery. Enjoy local folk dance in the evening.
Pelling – Kalimpong – Gangtok (117Kms 2H 20min)
Proceed to Gangtok. En-route visit Mangaldham Temple – this temple complex sports exquisite architecture and a landscaped garden, Cactus Nursery, and Zang Dog Palri Fo-Brang Monastery. Arrive in Gangtok in the evening.
Proceed for Gangtok city tour that includes Ranka Monastery and Banjhakri waterfall. Also visit Tashi View Point, Ganesh Mandir, Hanuman Tok. Enjoy the Rope Way Ride and visit Flower exhibition show, Vidhan Sabha from outside, Dordul Chorten Stupa and Tibetology. Later enjoy shopping on the mall road.
Gangtok – Lachung (95 Kms 2H50)
Proceed to Lachung. En-route photo stop at seven sisters waterfall. On arrival free time for relaxation or leisure activities.
Lachung – Yumthang Valley – Lachung (34 Kms 54 min)
Proceed to Yumthang valley, a scenic place situated at an altitude of 11,800 feet. Visit the Zero Point at Yumthang. Yumthang is a large valley surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends. In the evening free time for relaxation. Please Note: Zero Point visit is subject to road conditions.
Lachung – Gangtok (95 Kms 2H 50)
Proceed to Gangtok. Enjoy the surrounding scenic beauty. Arrive in Gangtok in the evening. On arrival free time for leisure activities.
Gangtok – Tsomgo Lake – Gangtok (39 Kms 52 min)
Visit Tsomgo lake. Also visit the Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir. (In case of Tsomgo lake not accessible we will visit Chardham Temple and Sampdruptse Stupa at Namachi village – Namchi, meaning ‘Sky High’, nestled among the hills at an elevation of 5,500 ft commands panoramic view of the snow-capped mountains and vast stretches of valley). Enjoy get-together in the evening.
Gangtok – Departure from New Jalpiguri (116 Kms 2H)
Proceed to New Jalpaiguri. Board the train for your hometown. Tour Concludes.