GANGTOK 2N + PELLING 1N + DARJEELING 2N
Assistance upon arrival at Bagdogra (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri (NJP) by our representative and transfer toGangtok (124 Kms / 4.5 hrs approx), at an altitude of 5500 ft. Gangtok, the capital of the state, one of the most beautiful and clean town of north east, promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Evening free at leisure.
Post breakfast excursion tour to the source of all lakes Tsomgo lake (12400ft) which is 37 kms (2 Hrs) away from Gangtok city. The oval shaped lake is almost about 1km long, and 15mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people. After that visit 18 kms from the lake Baba Mandir (temple of disappeared army personal) and back to Gangtok. Evening free at Gangtok for shopping / at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
[NATHULA PASS IS OPTIONAL AND NOT INCLUDED IN THIS PACKAGE]
Transfer to Pelling (134 kms / 5 hrs) at 7:30 am sharp which is located at an elevation of 6,700 ft.
Pelling is a very small Himalayan village in West Sikkim, nested in the foothills of Himalaya. Pelling is the closest motorable point of Mt. Kanchendzonga which is world’s 3rd highest peak. It offers a good sunrise along with view of the entire Eastern Himalayan range. Afternoon half day local sightseeing covering Kanchanjungha Falls, the holy Kechodpalri Lake, 2nd oldest Monastry of Sikkim Pemayangtse Monastery etc. Overnight stay at your hotel at Pelling.
Morning check-out transfer to the queen of the hills Darjeeling (127km / 5hrs).
Darjeeling was the summer capital of India during British raj & presently holding the status as summer capital of West Bengal. Darjeeling, producer of world's best quality tea, will cater you a mix-experience of lively nature charming Himalayan people. One can enjoy the scenic beauty from the Mall or a walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in. Overnight at Hotel.
Early morning (4 am) excursion tour to Tiger Hill for the spectacular sunrise and it's amazing effect on the Mt. Kanchendzonga (world's 3rd highest peak), visit Ghoom Monastery and Batashia Loop War Memorial on the way back to your hotel. Post breakfast tour to the Peace Pagoda Japanese Temple, Padmaja Naidu Zoological Garden, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) etc. After that visit to the Mall (Chowrasta) along with local Market for City Life. Overnight at hotel.
Check out from hotel (check out time: 11 am) and direct transfer to NJP / Bagdogra for your connecting train / flight (2.5 hrs drive).