7N/8D Darjeeling & Yumthang Valley Tour

Darjeeling-Gangtok-Lachung |


Tour Highlights |

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

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 be taken to the MG Marg which is an 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

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.

(OptionalNathu 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 3: Gangtok to Lachung, 120 km in 5 hrs

Morning drive to Lachung in North Sikkim (Alt 8075Ft / 2425M). On the way visit Singhik, Seven Sister Waterfalls, Chungthang Confluence, Naga Waterfalls, Bhewma Waterfalls, Bhimnala Waterfalls. Lunch at a local restaurant on the way. Check in at local Guest house or hotel. Free evening and Overnight at Lachung.

Day 4: Lachung to Yumthang Valley & Zero Point Excursion 25 kms in 1.5hrs (One Way)

After Breakfast drive towards Yumthang Valley situated at an elevation of nearly 11800 feet – 26 kilometres and 1 ½ hours drive from Lachung – 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 mountain.From spring to early summer (March to June) the valley erupts in riots of colors as Primulae, Rhododendrons and many other Alpine flowers in full bloom along with snow covered valley.Visit the Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary (March to June) which spans across 34 square kilometers area near Lachung and has over 38 different varieties of rhododendrons.State Forest Department holds International Rhododendron Festival here annually between March to May during the peak flowering season. – During winter Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adding to the beauty.Then we will Proceed 23 Kms further up to Yumesamdong (Zero Point) situated at an altitude of 15,300 ft.It takes another 1.5 hours from Yumthang by vehicle. This is where the civilian road ends and you can’t drive any further.Hence the name Zero Point.Zero Point remains covered with Snow almost throughout the Year.

Day 5: Lachung to Gangtok

After Breakfast Check out from Lachung and drive back to Gangtok (Alt 5550Ft / 1675M) via Chungthang. Check in at a hotel by late afternoon. Free evening Overnight at Gangtok.

[Optional-Early morning drive towards Katao Pass / Mount Katao / Katau which is a popular destination near Lachung and lies at a distance of 28 kilometres.Tour to Katao is not included in normal packages and one has to get army permit to visit the region.]

Day 6: Gangtok-Darjeeling

After Breakfast you will be taken to a 4 Hrs Tour of Rumtek Monastery.Rumtek Monastery, which is around 25 km from Gangtok is Holy place to spend some time in the midst of spirituality and serenity.It is the largest monastery in the state.Visit Banjhakri Falls and experience the mesmerising beauty of the falls.It is a hundred foot waterfall located near the Ranka Monastery.After that proceed to Darjeeling with a memorable journey in the lap of Nature.Overnight stay at Darjeeling hotel.

[Optional-Namchi Chardham & Samdruptse Visit-Rs 2500/Vehicle Extra]

Day 7: Darjeeling Sightseeing

Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (at around at 4am) to morning view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather ) on your way back visit Padmaja Naidu Himalaya Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, (Closed on Thursday), Happy Valley Tea Estate, Tenzing Rock & Gombu Rock & Tibetan Refugee Self – Help Center (Closed on Sunday). After lunch visit White Pagoda, Lalkothi (D.G.H.C.Assembly not allowed inside), Ava Art Gallery, Dhirdham Temples & Natural History Museum. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 8- Darjeeling-NJP/Bagdogra/Siliguri

Drop at NJP/Bagdogra/Siliguri.


Package Cost

Sharing Package/Fixed Departure/Min 8 Person

North Sikkim
Night Stay 7
Cost/Head[INR] Budget Standard Deluxe Super Deluxe 3 Star Deluxe Luxury Royal
Shared Cab/Tour in Group 14000 15400 17500 22400 29400 35000 46200
Child (5-11) 8400 9240 10500 13440 17640 21000 27720

Exclusive Package/Individual/Family Trip with Personal Car

North Sikkim
Night Stay 7
Cost/Head

[INR]

Budget Standard Deluxe Super

Deluxe

3 Star

Deluxe

Luxury

Royal

02 pax

26000 27400 29500 34400 41400 47000 58200
04 pax 18000 19400 21500 26400 33400 39000

50200

06 pax

15000 16400 18500 23400 30400 36000 47200
08 Pax 14000 15400 17500 22400 29400 35000

46200

Child

with Bed

8400 9240 10500 13440 17640 21000 27720
Child[5-11]

without Bed

5600 6160 7000 8960 11760 14000

18480

Book Early and Get Discount upto 20%

[Optionals-Nathula Pass,Namchi Chardham,Katao Pass,Mirik & Pashupati Market of Nepal]


Hotels to be Used in this Darjeeling Sikkim Tour Package of 8 Days

Hotel Categories

Standard Deluxe

[2 Star]

Super Deluxe

[3 Star EQ]

3 Star

Deluxe

Luxury Royal
Rent/Night in Rs 1500-2000 2100-3000 3100-4500 4600-6000 6100-8000

8100-12000

Gangtok

Sai Residency Doma Residency Green Dale Residency Golden Crest Tashiling Residency Elgin Gangtok
Darjeeling Hotel Sandrup Marvel International Springburn Summit Grace/Montana Viceroy

Elgin Darjeeling

Lachung

Hill Queen Hotel Tashi Yankheel Himalayan Residency Royal Lachung Lachung Continental 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.
  • 02 Nights at Darjeeling
  • 03 Nights at Gangtok
  • 02 Nights at Lachung
  • 07 Breakfast,03 Lunch& 07 Dinners
  • Half day Darjeeling Sightseeings
  • Half Day Yumthang Valley and Zero Point Sightseeing
  • Excursion-Tiger Hill-Tsomgo Lake,Baba Harbhajan Singh War Memorial
  • Half Day Sightseeing-Gangtok
  • Gangtok Cable Car Ride to Tashiling
  • All Applicable Hotel Taxes,Car Rentals,Parking Charges,Driver Allowance

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 Ss 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 on 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 guest 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 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.
North Sikkim and Nathula Trip will be done in Shared Vehicle as no small car runs in these routes and North Sikkim Trip is only available with Permission,Food,Lodging and Transportation.However Two Seats more than the number of Passengers will be given in the Packages with Exclusive/Personal Car.Vehicle Capacity-Bolero Max/Sumo Gold-10 Person,Innova/Xylo-07 Person

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.
Note : 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 PropertPropertieses,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