ARRIVAL BAGDOGRA AIRPORT – DARJEELING.
On arrival at Bagdogra Airport, you will be met by our representative who will assist you to board your vehicle to Darjeeling (95kms/3hrs). Once the summer capital of India, Darjeeling is a land of infinite variety and charm. It will cater you a mix-experience of lively nature & charming Himalayan people. It is the place of Dorje, the mystic thunderbolt of the Lama-Religion. Surrounded by Tea gardens; this little town faces some of the highest peaks of the Himalayas. Take a rest and then a walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in. Overnight at Hotel.
DARJEELING LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
Early morning at around 04 AM start for Tiger Hill to watch the spectacular sunrise and its amazing effects on the Mt. Kanchendzonga (World’s 3rd highest peak), Visit Ghoom Monastery and Batashia Loop return to the Hotel. Breakfast at the Hotel followed by half day sightseeing covering Padmaja N. Zoological Garden (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Self-help Center (Closed on Sunday), Evening Free for shopping & individual activity, overnight at hotel.
DAY TRIP TO MIRIK.
After breakfast proceed for excursion trip to Mirik Lake an excellent picnic spot, nestled in forested hills at an altitude of 5800 ft., it is famous for its man-made Sumendu Lake; orange orchards, cardamom plantations and tea estates enhance the Surroundings here. Evening return to the hotel. Overnight Halt at Darjeeling
DARJEELING TO GANGTOK
Morning after breakfast transfer to Gangtok (105kms/4hrs). At an altitude of 5500ft Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim. It is a beautiful and clean town promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Evening free for individual activity and leisure, overnight at hotel.
FULL DAY AT GANGTOK COVERING TSOMGO LAKE & BABA MANDIR.
Morning proceed for a half day trip to Tsomgo lake (12400ft), 32kms from Gangtok City. The lake is almost about 1Km long, oval in shape and 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people. Further 12Kms is the sacred Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir dedicated to the memory of soldier Harbhajan Singh. Evening free at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity.
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Morning Transfer to Bagdogra Airport (115kms/ 5hrs), Tour Ends.