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Gateway to Himalayas - 5 Days

Gateway to Himalayas
Day 1
Day 1- NJP STATION / BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT– GANGTOK (5500 FT / 120 KMS / 5 HRS)

On arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra (IXB) Airport, you will be received by our executive who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok. Upon arrival, proceed for check-in at hotel. Evening will be free for relaxation. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Day 2
Day 2- GANGTOK - TSOMGO LAKE EXCURSION (12400 FT / 43 KMS / 3 HRS)

After breakfast, proceed for a full day excursion to Tsomgo lake with an average depth of 50ft. spend a few blissful hours gazing at the absolute perfection of natural beauty at the Tsomgo lake and surrounding scenic view; further drive will take you to another holy site BABA MANDIR visit and return back to Gangtok. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Optional Visit - One can visit Nathula Pass (Indo-china boarder) by paying supplement, the visit is subjected to Permit and it's not guaranteed, Nathula Pass remains closed on Monday & Tuesday.

Day 3
Day 3- GANGTOK –DARJEELING (6700 FT / 102 KMS / 4 HRS)

After breakfast, go for half day sightseeing covering Jhakri Water Falls, Dorul Chhorten, Research Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday), Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom (Closed on Sunday) and Flower Show. In the afternoon proceed to Darjeeling. Evening will be free for relaxation / self activity. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 4
Day 4- DARJEELING - SUNRIESE & CITY TOUR

Early morning at around 3:45 AM drive 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 & freshen up. After breakfast, proceed to city tour which includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway (Ticket on direct payment basis), Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate (Outer View), Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda. Back to hotel. Evening will be free to take a tiny walk around mall road. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 5
Day 5- DARJEELING - NJP STATION / BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT (105 KMS / 3-4 HRS)

After breakfast departure transfer to NJP Station / Bagdogra (IXB) Airport for your onward journey.

Optional Visit - while returning from Darjeeling towards to NJP Station / Siliguri or Bagdogra Airport one can visit Mirik Lake by paying supplement on direct payment basis.

Inclusions:-

  • Accommodation on Double / Twin sharing basis on above mentioned hotels/ similar hotels.
  • Premium packages are on MAP / half board (Breakfast & lunch or Dinner); Luxury, Deluxe & Standard Packages are on CP (Bed & Breakfast) basis.
  • All transfer & Sightseeing by using an exclusive 1 A/C Innova OR Xylo OR Scorpio (2-6 head per vehicle + 1 Luggage per couple) as per itinerary on point to point basis (not on disposal), the vehicle will keep on changing as per sector. AC in vehicle will not be allowed in Hills.

Exclusions:-

  • Cost for add on services, optional tours, Guide services, Sightseeing entrance fees & Porters.
  • Cost for Airfare, Train fare, rafting, medial urgency, insurance, additional meal / tea snacks.
  • Cost of personal nature expenses such as bottled water, laundry, incidentals, porter, tips etc.
  • Difference in cost arising due to extra usage of additional services, changes in taxes by Government or political unrest, natural calamities (Land slide/ road blockage) etc. in such case extra will have to be paid on the spot by guest.
  • Cost for anything which is not mentioned under “INCLUSIONS” Column.

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Trip Facts

  • BAGDOGRA AIRPORT (IXB) / NEW JALPAIGURI RLY STATION (NJP)
  • 2N Gangtok, 2N Darjeeling

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