Complete North East
Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days
Prices available on demand
Day 1 Arrival and Transfer to Darjeeling:You will be escorted by one of our representative from New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) – He will be assisting for the transfer – Darjeeling – Nearly 95 kilometers 3 ½ – 4 hours drive – At an height of 2123 meters / 7000 feet lies the land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Everest is that the Queen of the hills – it’s also home to the famous World Heritage train (UNESCO) – The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) and therefore the famous Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park – check hotel – Evening liberal to roam around Mall or local shopping mall – Over Night stay at Darjeeling.
Day 2 Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing (Half Day):In the early morning around 3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive forests of oak along side magnolia to Tiger Hill to seem at sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather), while returning back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop. After morning breakfast rest for half an hour for an additional next round of sightseeing – 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, explanation Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda – Back to hotel – Evening liberal to stroll round the area. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 3 Transfer to Kalimpong & Sightseeing at Kalimpong:After morning breakfast drive of 65 kilometers nearly 3 – 3½ hours – Kalimpong situated on the foothills of the Himalayas is a green destination at an altitude of 1243 meters / 4078 feet, it is a historical destinations with market, colorful people and offers spectacular views of the Himalayan range which includes the scenic beauty on the way are beautiful and there are lot of outlets selling antics and native handicraft worth buying – check hotel – Drive for sightseeing tour through scenic road to Forest Museum (Closed On Thursday), Deolo Hill, Hanuman Mandir, Dr Graham Homes, Durbin Monastery, Mangaldham, Pine View Nurseries. Back to Kalimpong Hotel – Evening liberal to roam round the any of the hundred nurseries or the Local market area – Overnight occupy Kalimpong.
Day 4 Kalimpong to Pelling Transfer:After morning breakfast and drive nearly 105 kilometers, 3 – 3 ½ hour’s drive – Pelling is situated at an altitude of 2072 meters / 6800 feet – It is one of the exotic settlement with sorts of Rhododendron, Orchids, historical sites, short trek routes and wildlife – On a transparent day and if the weather is ok Guest can enjoy the view of Himalayan range with mount Kanchenjunga, mount Pandim, mount Kabru, mount Simvo, mount Jopuno, mount Khangchendzonga and mount Siniolchu – Its botanical and zoological richness is inspiring and the scenic view from the highest of the ridge across deep valley to the heights of Kanchendzonga ranges are some things which can be seen to be believed – Yuksom, Ravangla, Rinchenpong and Namchi are some of the tourist spot nearby – Check into hotel and Evening free to roam around the small settlement – Over Night stay at Pelling.
Day 5 Pelling Local sightseeing (Full Day):After morning breakfast at hotel drive for Full Day Sight Seeing. Routes are forested along with botanical and zoological richness is inspiring. Places of visit are Rimbi water Falls, Rimbi rockery , Kechopalri Lake, it’s one of the holy Buddhist lake and it’s believed that any wish before the lake comes true, Myth is that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, it’s picked by a bird and thus the water surface is usually free of leaves, Kechopalri Monastery, Kanchenjunga water Falls, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse ruins, the scenic view from the very best of the ruin to the mystic heights of Kanchendzonga ranges are some things to be cherished – Back to hotel – Evening liberal to roam round the helipad or mall . Over Night occupy Pelling.
Day 6 Transfer to Gangtok & Gangtok Local Sightseeing (Half Day):After morning breakfast at hotel, transfer to Gangtok – Nearly 135 kilometers, 3 ½ – 4 hours – Gangtok is that the capital of Sikkim the 22nd state of India, diversity to adventure, land of monastery, mystic rituals & festivals at an height of 1670 meters / 5480 feet and is the most visited spot of India – it’s one among the foremost beautiful town with sorts of Rhododendron, Orchids and butterflies – check hotel – Gangtok Local Sight Seeing – Visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, etc – Back to hotel – Evening liberal to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local shopping mall. Over Night occupy Gangtok.
Day 7 Transfer to Lachung:In the early morning after breakfast, start for North Sikkim package tour – Leave Gangtok at about 10 A M to proceed to Lachung 119 kilometers – 4 ½ hours – 5 ½ hours “Lachung” is situated at an altitude of 8600 feet – On the way stop and luxuriate in a couple of wonderful locations like Tashi Viewpoint, Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, confluence of Lachen chu, Twin Waterfalls and Bhim Nala Waterfalls – Lunch break at Namok( Extra Cost ) – The roads are colored with full bloom of Primulae, Rhododendrons and other Alpine flowers Guest specially during spring – Guest are likely to achieve Lachung at late afternoon or early evening – check the hotel / resort – Evening liberal to stroll round the village – Dinner are going to be served at about 8 PM – Overnight occupy Lachung.
Day 8 Sight Seeing at Yumthang:After morning breakfast drive towards Yumthang situated at an elevation of nearly 11800 feet – On the way you may visit the famous hot spring which is known for its curative properties of skin diseases – Yumthang may be a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains where the timber line ends – In spring the valley erupts in riots of colors as Primulae, Rhododendrons and lots of other Alpine flowers fully bloom along side snow covered valley except in autumn, During winter Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adding to the ethereal beauty – Return to resort at Lachung for Lunch – After lunch visit Lachung Monastery, Cottage Industry and Waterfalls – Evening liberal to stroll round the village – Dinner are going to be served at about 8 PM – Overnight occupy Lachung.
Day 9 Transfer to Gangtok:After morning breakfast leave for Gangtok which is 125 kilometers drive of 4 to 5 hours. On the way stops at Singhik and Mangan – If the weather is fine and the sky is clear everyone can enjoy the view of Himalayan range with mount Kanchenjunga, mount Pandim, mount Kabru, mount Simvo, mount Jopuno, mount Khangchendzonga and mount Siniolchu – Various location offers an imposing view of those peaks hence photography will consume a while – The drive are going to be smooth thanks to the scenic beauty as in spring the forest cover erupts during a riot of colours as Rhododendrons, Primulae and lots of other Alpine Flowers are fully bloom – Back to Gangtok Evening liberal to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center and over Night stay at Gangtok.
Day 10 Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (Full Day):After morning breakfast at hotel – Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir ( New ) nearly 40 kilometers – The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep – Generally covered in snow for most of the year the year – This lake is home to the Brahmini ducks & many migratory birds – Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all – Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers and is optional tour – Back to Gangtok – Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center – Over Night stay at Gangtok.
(In case of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided)
Day 11 Departure – Gangtok to Siliguri – Siliguri:After morning breakfast, Check out from the hotel and proceed to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) which is nearly 135 kilometers and is a drive of 4 to 5 hours. Guest are requested to start early and not to rush for onboard Journey.
Inclusions:• 10 night’s accommodation on twin sharing basis in above mentioned / similar hotels
• 10 Breakfasts & 10 Dinners at hotels
• All sightseeing and transfer by Non AC Wagon R (02 Pax, 04 Pax) Non AC Tata Sumo (06, 08 Pax) as per Itinerary
• Gangtok local sightseeing by local non Ac Car
• All hotel taxes, state taxes, parking taxes.
Exclusions:• Any meals other than those mentioned above
• All optional are charged
• Any portage at airport and hotels, tips, insurance, wine , mineral water, telephone charges, boating charges, entrance fees and all items of personal nature
• Any services not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
• Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances, taxes etc.
• GST 5% extra on total billing
Terms and Conditions:• Per person rates – applicable on 2 persons staying together sharing the same room
• Package rates are subject to change without prior notice
• Refund on cancellation strictly depends upon concerned hotel’s cancellation policy
• These rates are valid for Indian National Only.
• The above package is not valid during national holidays, festivals & long weekends
• M/s Sparkle Travels reserves the right to change / modify or terminate the offer any time at its own discretion and without any prior notice.
Note:• The above is just a proposal.
• Rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking.
• Vehicle will not be on disposal basis. It will be available as per itinerary only.