Day 1 - Transfer from Siliguri to Darjeeling (80 km / 3 to 3 ½ hours)
Day 2 - Local Sightseeing Darjeeling- Full Day
Day 3 - Transfer from Darjeeling to Gangtok(98km /4 hrs/5410 feet)
Day 4 - Sightseeing Gangtok- Tsongmo Lake and Baba Mandir
Day 5 - Local Sightseeing Gangtok
Day 6 - Transfer from Gangtok to Lachen (120 km / 5 hrs / 8500 ft)
Day 7 - Lachen Excursion to Gurudongmar Lake & Transfer from Lachen to Lachung(50 km / 2 hrs / 8858 ft)
Day 8 - Lachung Excursion to Yumthang Valley & Transfer from Lachung to Gangtok(120 km / 5 hrs / 5410 ft)
Day 9 - Transfer From Gangtok to Siliguri
Meet and greet by our representative at the Railway Station, Bagdogra Airport or Bus Stand (Junction), proceed to your exciting journey to Darjeeling. Enjoy the view of the tea gardens bordering the road and refresh yourself with the aroma of tea all overread less
Head to Tiger Hill(Provided the permit is issued) at 4 am in morning to witness a phenomenal view of the first rays of the sun hitting the peak of Mount Kanchandzonga & Mount Everest. Return to the hotel to freshen up and get ready for the day. Post breakfast, visit The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute & Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (Thursdays closed), Tibetan Self-help Centre Or Refugee Centre(Sundays closed), Tenzing Rock, Japanese Temple & Peace Pagoda. Have an outer view of the Tea Garden. Additional Cost Rs 1200, if the guest wants to visit Ghoom Monastery & the Batasia Loop.read less
You are transferred from Darjeeling to Gangtok. The Capital of Sikkim is a bustling, friendly hill station. Gangtok is a Tubetan word for 'hills'. Highly organised and beautifully maintained, it is the Switzerland of the east. Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping Centre
Excursion to Tsomgo Lake and the Baba Mandir (New). The oval-shaped lake is nearly 50 ft deep. Brahmini ducks & lot of migratory birds find shelter at the Lake. Sacred Baba Mandir that is known as a very holy site will mesmerise you with the faith of localites. (If Tshangu Lake is closed, owing to Landslide or any other reasons then an alternate sightseeing will be provided). Nathu La Pass to the Southern part of Republic of China (another 20 km) is optional tour at additional costread less
Visit Directorate of Handicrafts and Handloom, Stupa (Do Drul Chorten), Flower Show, Research Institute of Tibetology, Gonjang Monastery, Ganesh Tok, Tashi View Point, Banjhakri Falls & Hanuman Tok- Legend has it when Hanuman was flying with the mythological life-saving herb called Sanjeevani to save Lakshmana(Rama&39s brother) he rested at the spot where temple has been built in his name.read less
Transfer from Gangtok to Lachen. On the way visit Seven Sisters Water Fall, The Confluence of Lachen Chu (River) & Lachung Chu (River) at Chungthang, Naga Waterfall. Lunch(at own cost) at Mangan or Miyang Chu
Drive from Lachen to Thangu (13500 ft - 31Kms). Witness the alpine vegetation in Chopta Valley (13200 ft). Proceed to one of the highest lakes in the Northern state of Sikkim, Gurudongmar Lake (17000ft) where only Indian Citizens are allowed. The altitude and lack of oxygen in the air can lead to breathing issues. After lunch, you proceed to Lachung.
Optional experience of Kalapathar at an additional cost of Rs 3000 to 4000 directly payable to the driver.
You leave for Yumthang valley(11800 ft), which is nearly 26 km and is an hour&39s drive from Lachung. Places of interest in & around Yumthang valley is hot Spring (which is known for its curative properties), Yumey Samdong(optional, at extra expense) & Katao(optional, at extra expense). It is covered in snow during winter or has blooming Rhododendron covering the whole place. Post lunch, you transfer from Lachung to Gangtok.
Hotel Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per itinerary
Meals as per hotel plan
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in a non-air-conditioned vehicle on private basis
Road taxes, parking fees, fuel charges, interstate taxes
GST if not mentioned in the rates
All personal expenses like tips, laundry, telephone calls/fax, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fees at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax, etc.
Anything not mentioned under Package Inclusions.
Entrance fees at all monuments and sightseeing spots
Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks, and/or any factors beyond control.
Airfare if not mentioned in the itinerary
In case client wishes to prepone /postpone his or her travel dates, we request you to kindly reach us 15 days prior to journey date via e-mail/SMS. +++
The customers can prepone /postpone their tour once without any additional charges (if intimated before 15 days of travel date in written). However postponing & preponing second time will attract additional charges.
Also note that few service providers (Hoteliers, Transporter etc.) may apply postpone/prepone charges even after meeting above requirement. In such cases postpone/prepone charges will deducted from the advance amount deposited.
In all prepone or postpone scenarios, the services and the costing will be subject to availability of Hotel/Volvo and season/off season time.
We do not accept any changes in plan within 15 days of travel date. However in rare cases like adverse climatic conditions or strikes, package can be postponed which will be intimated to you beforehand.
The validity to utilize your Advance payment in prepone/postpone scenarios is 1 Year from the date of advance payment.
The advance payment and the invoice Number allotted to you, are transferable i.e. you can pass on your booking to any of your friends/ relatives. (Please Note: In order to transfer your booking you must meet the above terms and conditions first).
If you Cancel your Holiday
30 days or more before date of departure : 25% of total cost
29 - 20 days before date of departure : 50% of total cost
19 days or less before date of departure : 100% of total cost
Darjeeling, Pelling, Gangtok