(07 NIGHTS / 08 DAYS)
Day 01:Arrive Bagdogra
On arrival at Bagdogra Airport, (413 Ft/126 Mts) you will be met by our office Executive who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5412 Ft/1650 Mts, 130 Kms/04 to 05 Hrs).Over night at Hotel.
Go for a full day sightseeing covering Rumtek Monastery, Jhakri Water Fall, Do-rul Chhorten, Research Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday), Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom (Closed on Sunday) and Flower Show. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03:Gangtok–Tshangu Lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
After breakfast, in the morning, start for excursion to Tshangu Lake (12400Ft/3780 Mts, 43Kms in 3Hrs one way from Gangtok) & Baba Mandir (13100Ft/3994 Mts, 20Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) (no entry for foreigner national, they are allowed to visit till Tshangu Lake, with a valid permit. They also have to be 02 & above is number to visit Tshangu Lake). Situated at a height of 12400Ft/3780 Mts, 43Kms in 3Hrs one way, with an average depth of 50 ft. The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around. Back to Gangtok and Overnight at Hotel.
(Incase of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided)
(14140 Ft / 4310 Mts, 20Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) Baba Mandir (13100Ft/3994 Mts, 20Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) is an Indo China border, controlled by the Indian Army & is situated approx 20 Kms ahead of Tshangu Lake at an height of 14140 Ft/4310 Mts. The journey to Nathula & Baba Mandir is same up to 16 Kms. At this point the right arm of the “V” which is 4 Kms takes one to Baba Mandir & left arm of the “V” which is 4 Kms takes one to Nathula. One can opt for Nathula Excursion by paying a supplement cost which varies from month to month. Nathula permit gets confirmed 24 hrs prior to the journey date & it is subjected to permit availability as it is allotted as per lottery. Nathula is closed on Monday & Tuesday for tourist. Organising the permit at the last moment is not possible & a clear window of 72 Hrs with proper documents is required to process the permit. To process the permit we would require 04 Passport Size Photograph & photo proof identity card such as Voter Id/Passport/Driving License. Pan card & Adhar card is not accepted as identity proof by authorities. There is no refund, incase the permit is confirmed by Sikkim tourism & due to whatsoever reason (Land slide, Heavy rain fall, VIP Movement, Health issue etc) one is not able to visit.
Day 04:Gangtok–Tshangu Lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
After breakfast transfer to Pelling (5500 Ft/1675 Mts, 116 Kms/05 to 06 Hrs).Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05:Pelling–Yuskom Excursion
After breakfast we drive to Yuksom (5840 Ft/1780 Mts, 35 Kms/02 Hrs) on way panoramic sightseeing of Darap Village, Rimbi Water fall & Hydro Project, Khecheopalri Lake (6000 Ft/1829 Mts), it is one of the sacred Buddhist mountain lake and it is believed that whatever is wished 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 & Kanchanjunga Water fall. A further drive takes you to Yuksom (the meeting place of three monks) - the first capital of Sikkim. This was the place where the first Chogyal (A ruling dynasty in Sikkim) was crowned. Evening back to Pelling and Overnight at Hotel.
Today after Breakfast visit Dello hills, Dr. Graham’s Home, Flower Nurseries, Jang-Dong-Palriffo Brang and Durbin Dara Hills. Transfer to Darjeeling (6710 Ft/ 2046 Mts, 70 Kms/03 to 04 Hrs).Overnight at Hotel.
Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8482 Ft / 2586 Mts at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). On way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. After breakfast go for a half-day sight seeing of Japanese Temple, Peace pagoda, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Darjeeling Ropeway Ride (Ticket cost not included & will be approx INR 180.00 per person) Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Closed on Sunday) & panoramic view of Tea Estate.Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08:Back Home
Transfer to Bagdogra Airport,(413 Ft / 126 Mts, 100 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs) for onward journey.
1.To and from economy class air travel for India mentioned in the itinerary.
2.Airfare, Airport taxes.
3.Baggage Allowance as per the airline policy.
4.Tour Manager Services throughout the tour.
5.Accommodation in comfortable and convenient hotels on twin sharing basis.
6.All Meals – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner (set menu) as mentioned in the itinerary.
7.Travel by comfortable A/C coach as per the tour itinerary.
8.Entrance fees of all sightseeing places to be visited from inside.
1.Anything specifically not mentioned in the itinerary.
2.Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness, accident, hospitalisation,or any personal emergency.
3.Porterage, laundry, telephone charges, shopping, mineral water, items of personal nature and food or drink.
4.Any increase in Airfare, Airport taxes, Govt Taxes, Fuel Surcharges and any applicability of new taxes from Govt.
5.Any up gradation in Airline class or hotel room category.
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