9N/10D Darjeeling Pelling & North Sikkim Tour

Darjeeling Gangtok Lachung Lachen Pelling |


Tour Highlights |

Gangtok (02  Nights) Lachung (01 Night) –  Lachen (01 Night) – Gangtok (01 Night) – Pelling (02 Nights) – Darjeeling (02 Nights) |

Pick Up-Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri |


Itinerary |

Day 1 : NJP/Siliguri/Bagdogra-Gangtok Night Stay

Arrive NJP/Siliguri Railway Station or Bagdogra airport & transfer to Gangtok.Then start for a  day trip of Gangtok city covering Banjakhri Falls, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Flower show, Dro-dul Chorten & Institute of Tibetology (maximum 3-4 hours).its strategic location,a strong Buddhist presence and heady cultural offerings make the First City of Sikkim.You can also have a Great view of the Peaks of Mt.Khangchendzonga from Gangtok in a clear Weather.In the Evening you will taken to the MG Marg which is a Open Area having Pubs,Shopping Malls,Restaurants,Bars,Shops selling Local Goods on its around.One can take a Leisurely Stroll or just Sit and Relax to soak oneself in the ambience.Overnight stay at Gangtok hotel.

Day 2 : Trip to Changu Lake and Baba Mandir 

After having breakfast. Start full day excursion trip to Tshangu Lake ( 12400ft) .Which is only 32km from Gangtok city & visit Baba Mandir [Nathula Pass–Optional-Rs 500/Head Extra] .Evening free for shopping. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3 :  Gangtok to Lachen, 130kms in 7hrs

Morning drive to Lachen in North Sikkim(Alt 9175Ft / 2750M). On the way visit Singhik, Seven Sister Waterfalls, Chungthang Confluence. Lunch at a local restaurant on the way. Check in at local Guest house or hotel. Free evening and Overnight at Lachen

Day 4 : Lachen to Thangu to Gurudongmar Lake (for Indians Only), Total 120kms in 6hrs

Early morning drive to Thangu Village (Alt 13625Ft / 4100M),a remote high altitude village of Tibetan Nomads and also proceed further to Gurudongmar Lake (Alt 17375Ft /5225M) close to Tibet Border, the one of the Highest and biggest fresh water lakes in Sikkim. Back to Lachen for Lunch.

[Optional-Kalapathar-Rs 3500/Vehicle Extra] .

Lachen to Lachung, 50kms in 2.5hrs – Check out from Lachen and drive further toLachung (Alt 8075Ft / 2425M) via Chungthang. En route visit Chungthang Confluence and Vimnala Water Falls. Check in at hotel. Free evening Overnight at Lachung

Day 5 : Lachung to Yumthang Valley Excursion 25kms in 1.5hrs (One Way)

Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley (Alt 11925Ft / 3575M), an Alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. Enjoy the scenic landscape and Hot spring and drive back to Lachung for Lunch.

[Optional-Zero Point-Rs 3500/Vehicle Extra] .

Lachung to Gangtok, 125kms in 5hrs – Check out from Lachung and drive back to Gangtok (Alt 5550Ft/1675M) via Chungthang. Check in at hotel by late afternoon. Free evening Overnight at Gangtok,

Day 06: Gangtok Half Day Sightseeing & Pelling  Transfer

After breakfast start for a half day sightseeing tour of Gangtok City covering Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, Bakthang Waterfalls, Various View Points, etc.

After 11 AM Transfer to Pelling – Pelling is nearly 95 Kilometers 4 – 4 ½ hours – Check in to the hotel – Pelling is at an altitude of 6800 feet / 2072 meters – On a clear day guest can get a clear view of Himalayan range with snow capped mountain Pandim, Kumbhakarna, Rathong, Khangchendzonga, Zopuno, Shimbho, Narsing, Siniolchu etc.This small settlement is full of varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and Wildlife.Check into hotel.Evening free to roam around the helipad or Shopping center – Overnight stay at Pelling

Day 07: Pelling Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel – Drive for Full Day Sightseeing of Pelling and its surroundings – The routes are forested and the botanical and zoological richness is inspiring – Places of visit are Rimbi water Falls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Khecheopalri Lake, it is one of the holy Buddhist lake and it is believed that any wish in front of the lake comes true – Myth is that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, it is picked by a bird and thus the water surface is always free of leaves, Khecheopalri Monastery, Kanchenjunga Waterfalls, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdentse ruins, the scenic view from the top of the ruin to the mystic heights of Kanchendzonga ranges is something to be cherished – Back to hotel – Evening free to roam around the helipad or Shopping center – Overnight stay at Pelling

Day 08: Transfer to Darjeeling

After breakfast at hotel and then forwarding journey to Darjeeling – The road is scenic and pass through Gyalshing and Jorethang – Transfer to Darjeeling takes nearly 135 Kilometers 3 – 3 ½ hours – It is situated at a height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet – It is a land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of Mount Everest is the Queen of the hills – Darjeeling is home to many international Schools and a few of the internationally famous site like Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, etc – It is also home to the famous World Heritage train – The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) – Check into hotel – Evening free – Overnight stay at Darjeeling

Day 09: Darjeeling Local Sightseeing 

Early morning at around 3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hill to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather) – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop – Back to hotel for breakfast – After breakfast rest for half an hour After breakfast the next round of sightseeing – Half Day city tour includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda – Back to hotel – Evening free to stroll around the area – Overnight stay at Darjeeling

Day 10: Departure – Darjeeling to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction)

Morning breakfast – After breakfast transfer to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) – Nearly 105 kilometers 3 ½ – 4 hours drive – Forwarding Journey


Package Cost

10 Days North Sikkim Darjeeling Tour Package Cost

Night

Stay

9

Cost/Head

[INR]

Budget Standard Deluxe 3 Star

Deluxe

3 Star

Luxury

4 Star Royal
02 pax 30200 32000 36500 41000 48200 54500

68000

04 pax

20200 22000 26500 31000 38200 44500 58000
06 pax 17200 19000 23500 28000 35200 41500

55000

08 Pax

16200 18000 22500 27000 34200 40500 54000
Child 

with Bed

9720 10800 13500 16200 20520 24300

32400

Child[5-11] 

without Bed

8100 9000 11250 13500 17100 20250

27000

 

Surcharge & Discount

  • Peak Season Surcharge [1st May-15th June]-Surcharge upto 10% Extra
  • Festive Season[Durga Puja & Diwali]This Price or Discount upto 10% 
  • July-September & December-MarchDiscount upto 40%*

Discount and Surcharge Varies depending on the Time of Booking,Booking Volume etc


Hotels to be Provided in this Darjeeling Sikkim Tour Package of 10 Days

Hotel

Categories

Standard Deluxe 3 Star

Deluxe

3 Star

Luxury

4 Star Royal
Gangtok Doma Residency Golden Heights Green Dale Residency Golden Crest Lemon Tree Elgin Gangtok
Darjeeling Hotel Sandrup Marvel International Springburn Summit Grace Viceroy  Mayfair Darjeeling
Lachung Hill Queen Hotel Tashi Yankheel Royal Lachung Himalayan Residency Summit Alpine Resort Yarlam Resort
Pelling Dragon Inn Sikkim Aurora Pelling Resort Hotel Golden Sunrise & Spa Magpie Chestnut Retreat Chumbi Mountain
****Above Hotels are Subject to the Availability of its Base Category Room at the Time of Booking.

****Otherwise Similar Category Hotels based on Internet Reviews,Price Tags and Room Types will be given instead of these Hotels.

****You can plan for Packages with Combined Hotels from Different Categories to Suit Your Budget.


Package Includes :

  • Airport/Rail Station Transfers by Non AC Car.[Sharing] 
  • 02 Nights at Darjeeling                       
  • 03 Nights  at Gangtok                         
  • 01 Night at Lachung
  • 02 Nights at Pelling
  • 01 Night at Lachen                    
  • 09 Breakfast,02 Lunch & 09 Dinners       
  • Half day Darjeeling Sightseeing       
  • Yumthang Valley and Gurudongmar Lake Excursion  
  • Full Day Pelling Sightseeing  
  • Excursion-Tiger Hill  
  • Half Day Sightseeing-Gangtok      
  • Gangtok Cable Car Ride to Tashiling 
  • All Applicable Taxes,Car Rentals,
  • Parking Charges,Driver Allowances
  • Below 3 Star Deluxe For Luxury Vehicle-Rs 1500/Day Extra (Innova/Xylo/Scorpio)
  • Dedicated Tour Coordinator for 24×7 Hours
  • Free Ropeway Ride at Gangtok 

[Optionals-Nathula Pass,Zero Point/Katao Pass,Mirik & Pashupati Market of Nepal]

Package Excludes :

  • Whatever Not Mentioned In The Above Inclusions, 
  • Nathula Pass,***Rs 500/Head Extra 
  • Tips, Porter-Age, Mineral Water, Room Heater,
  • Entry Fees at Sightseeing Points 
  • Any Personal Expenses Incurred During Any Unfavorable Condition
  • Service Tax-3.09%

Terms & Conditions

  • 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
  • Meal plan: EP – Accommodation only, CP – Accommodation with breakfast, MAP – Accommodation with breakfast, lunch or dinner, AP – Accommodation with breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • 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
  • SetMyTrip -Promise India Tourism  reserves the right to change/modify or terminate the offer at any time at its own discretion and without any prior notice
  • Please note, the names of hotels mentioned above only indicate that our rates have been based on usage of these hotels. It is not to be construed that accommodation is confirmed at these hotels until and unless we convey the confirmations to you upon receipt of your acceptance. However in the event of any of the above mentioned hotels not becoming available at the time of initiating the reservations, we shall book alternate accommodation at a similar or next best available hotel .   
  • Every guest must  carry 04 passport size photograph along with their Photo-ID proof (i.e.Driving License, Passport, Voter-ID Card & School ID Card for children). Pan Card is not valid since it does not carry address.These documents are required to obtain the permit for Changu Lake/Baba Mandir in Gangtok. And the same is applicable to the permit for Lachung in North Sikkim.
  • On arrival in Gangtok (the capital of Sikkim) guest will be dropped at the local stand outside the main city where the local taxis will be arranged to transfer guests to their booked hotel. Traffic system in Gangtok is very strict compared to other cities to avoid unnecessary traffic jams on the road. Large vehicle (i.e. coach, Sumo) are not allowed to enter the city  between 8 am to 6 pm therefore local taxis such as Maruti Van are used to tranship the guests to the hotel (only 04 people can accommodate in one van).
  • In Lachung & Pelling tourists will get only basic facilities in hotels and we recommend not to expect any luxury as both are very remote areas.
  • Transportation will not be provided for personal use like shopping, restaurant use etc. Vehicle will be provided as per itinerary for sightseeing and intercity transfers only.
  • Nathula Trip will be done in Shared Vehicle

Note :

On tour Guests are requested to carry 4 photo copies (xerox) of any Photo ID proof (Except Pan Card) i.e. Passport / Driving Licence / Voter’s ID along with them. Also submit a copy of the same at the time of booking.

Children / Students are requested to carry 4 photo copy (xerox) of school or College Photo Identity card along with them. Also submit a copy of the same at the time of booking.

For Infants carry 2 passport size photographs.

Nathula Pass

For Nathula Pass Extra Permission is needed.Hence the Trip to Nathula will cost 500 Rs/Head extra.

Nathula Pass is closed on Monday and Tuesday and Friday.

 

Why Us?

  • Best Tour Plan,All Sight-seeings Included,24 Hour Assistance/Guide,Own Catering Service,
  • Own Leased Properties,Great Hospitality,Quality Meals Included,Own Tour Manager
  • Personalized Itinerary,Personal Car /Vehicles for Our own Groups
  • And All of these incurring No Hidden Cost.

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