Darjeeling Gangtok Lachen Lachung Pelling Kalimpong
8 Nights/9 Days
| Tour Highlights |
Kalimpong (01 Night) – Gangtok (01 Night) – Lachen (01 Night) – Lachung (01 Night) – Gangtok (02 Nights) – Pelling (01 Night) – Darjeeling (01 Night)
Pick Up-Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri
Day 01: Arrival and Transfer to Kalimpong
You will be received by Promise India Tourism’s Tour Conductor from the Pick Up Point.He will assist you for the forwarding journey to Kalimpong – (100 Kilometres, 2 ½ – 3 hours) – Check in Hotel at Kalimpong – It is a serene and calm destination situated on the foothills of the Himalayas at an elevation of 1243 meters / 4078 feet.It is a Hill Station buzzing with fun, frolic and offers spectacular views.Take a Half Day Tour of Kalimpong covering Cactus Garden – Kalimpong, Tharpa Choling Monastery, Shri Mangal Dham, Kalimpong, Deolo Hill Point, Army Golf Club – Kalimpong, Kalimpong Arts & Craft Centre, Dr. Graham’s Home, Pedong Monastery, Durpin Dara Hill, Crookety House, Zong Dong Palri Fo Brang Monastery. Evening free to stroll around Kalimpong bazaar for shopping of handicrafts and relics – Overnight stay at Hotel in Kalimpong.
Day 02: Kalimpong to Pelling via Namchi Chardham
Early morning take breakfast and drive to Namchi.Drive from Gangtok to Namchi (03 hours).Visit The replicas of all four Dhams made on a Hill Top which also offers a magnificent view of the surrounding valleys known as Namchi Chardham. Across the hill you can also see a statue of Guru Padmasambhava (Samdruptse).Reach Pelling by the Evening.Overnight at Pelling.
Day 03: Pelling Local Sightseeing and Gangtok Transfer via Ravangla Buddha Park
Morning breakfast visit Sky Walk of Pelling,Rabdentse Ruins,Rimbi Falls,Khecheopalri Wishing Lake, Kanchendzonga Falls,Phamrong Waterfalls.Then we will move towards Ravangla.Visit the most attractive tourist spots of the South Sikkim the Buddha Park and Temi Tea Estate.Then further proceed towards Gangtok.Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 04: Excursion to Changu / Tsomgo Lake – Nathu La (Optional)
Early morning breakfast – Permit for this tour is made one day prior to visit.Visit to Tsomgo / Changu Lake and Baba Mandir.Tsomgo lake is one of the holy lakes of the region.There is a temple of Lord Shiva on the lakeside.Primula flowers and other alpine plantation in this region will please your eyes for sure.Till April it is full of snow and lay frozen.
(Nathu La Pass visit has to be arranged in the previous Night when Voters ID card will be asked for.Once if the Permit of the Nathu La Pass been booked then the amount is not refunded even though the trip gets cancelled. Nathula Pass supplement-INR 3000-5000 /Vehicle or INR 500-700/Head has to be paid on the spot as it is not included in the final costing) – Back to hotel for lunch or lunch on the way.The rest of the day is free.Evening one is free to stroll around M G Road or the Local Market.Overnight stay at Gangtok
Day 05: Transfer to Lachen from Gangtok
Early morning breakfast.Drive 135 kilometres, 5/6 hours drive through a scenic route – Reach Lachen late afternoon / early evening – The snow capped peaks, the Shingba Wildlife Sanctuary, Gurudongmar Lake, Chopta Valley, Thangu are the major attractions. It’s a valley surrounded by gigantic and humbling snow peaked mountains and the starting point of Green Lake Trek. In fact the village cradled between stern, tall rock faces standing like guards. A hamlet with very few people. Evening free to stroll and visit the Lepcha Village.Overnight stay at Hotel in Lachen
Day 06: Excursion to Gurudongmar Lake and Transfer to Lachung
Early morning breakfast – Visit to Gurudongmar Lake 55 kilometres, 2 ½ – 3 ½ hours drive – we will go through the high altitude valleys over 12,000 feet through which Lachen Chu flows.This valleys are generally covered with snow from December to April.Gurudongmar Lake even more is known as the Holy / Sacred Lake – Next drive through the cold desert till Tibet / China back to Resort for Lunch – After lunch drive to Lachung – The region is fully covered with Rhododendron forest with Chopta Valley and Thangu are the other places of interest – Back to hotel for lunch – After lunch proceed to Lachung – Nearly 50 kilometres and two hours drive – Check into hotel at Lachung – Evening free to visit Lachung Monastery – Overnight stay at Hotel at Lachung.(Optional-Chopta Valley/Kalapatthar)
Day 07: Sight Seeing at Yumthang
Early morning breakfast – After breakfast drive towards Yumthang situated at an elevation of nearly 11800 feet – 26 kilometres and 1 ½ hours drive – On the way back one can visit the famous hot spring which is known for its curative properties of skin diseases – Yumthang is a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends – In spring the valley erupts in riots of colors as Primulae, Rhododendrons and many other Alpine flowers in full bloom along with snow covered valley except in autumn – During winter Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adding to the beauty – Return to Gangtok – 128 kilometres and is 5 – 6 hours drive – Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) – Overnight stay at Gangtok.(Optional-Zero Point/Katao Pass)
Day 08: Transfer to Darjeeling
Early Morning breakfast – Next the driver will assist you for the forwarding journey to Darjeeling (125 kilometres 3 ½ – 4 hours) – Darjeeling – At an elevation of 2123 meters / 70001 feet, the land of breathtaking beauty, amidst rolling tea gardens, crowned by the majestic Himalayas popularly known as the Queen of the hills – Jewel in the crown of the Eastern Himalayas with mesmerizing beauty offers spectacular views of Mount Everest, Mount Kanchendzonga and many other spectacular Peaks of the Himalayan range.Check in to hotel – Stroll to Mall / shrubbery Park – Overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling
Day 09: Darjeeling Local Sightseeing and Drop
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 – Back to hotel for breakfast – After breakfast start 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.Later in the day start the return journey towards Siliguri/NJP Railway Station or Bagdogra Airport with the Sweet Memories of your Darjeeling Sikkim Trip.
Darjeeling Kalimpong Pelling with North Sikkim Tour Cost (Per Person)
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-March–Discount 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 9 Days
|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.
- 01 Night at Darjeeling
- 01 Night at Pelling
- 03 Nights at Gangtok
- 01 Night at Lachung
- 01 Night at Lachen
- 01 Night at Kalimpong
- 08 Breakfast,02 Lunch & 08 Dinners
- Full day Darjeeling Sightseeings
- Enroute Sightseeings at Namchi & Ravangla
- Half Day Yumthang Valley Sightseeings
- Excursion to Gurudongmar Lake
- Excursion-Tiger Hill-Tsomgo Lake,Baba Harbhajan Singh War Memorial
- Half Day Sightseeing Pelling
- Gangtok Cable Car Ride to Tashiling (If Time Permits)
- All Applicable Hotel Taxes,Car Rentals,Parking Charges,Driver Allowances.
- For Luxury Vehicle-Rs 800/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
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.
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.
- 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.