Darjeeling and Dooars Package Code : LDO0901
Duration : 9 days
Cost : Available on request
Places Covered - Jaldapara, Lava, Kalimpong, Darjeeling
Day 1 : Arrival at Siliguri. Drive to Jaldapara WLS. Overnight at Halong forest bungalow / Madarihat Tourist Lodge.
Day 2 : Morning elephant ride inside the forest (there is no provision of advance booking of elephant ride and hence the same can not be guaranteed). Return to forest bungalow for breakfast. After breakfast drive to Lataguri near Gorumara National Park. The place is adjacent to the Garumara National Park. Overnight at Lataguri.
Day 3 : Morning safari inside the Gorumara N.P (10Kms). As you pass through the dense forests you may come across the rare sight of a leopard licking its paw from a huge branch or a herd of elephants crossing your way. Drive to Chapramari wildlife sanctuary (30kms) via Murti.
Deep inside the Chapramari forests there is a small pond, where mostly the gaurs or the elephants come to drink water. The forest rest house inside the forest gives a brilliant view of the pond surrounded by forests. Overnight halt: Lataguri.
Day 4 : Check out after breakfast and drive to Kalimpong (1250M, 130Kms) via Lava (2200M). The journey will pass through the fascinating river valley, teagardens and small picturesque villages on rolling hill slopes. Take a break at Lava and enjoy the breathtaking landscape that surrounds you. Proceed to Kalimpong through the pine forests and clouds, transfer to hotel and have lunch. Free evening for personal activities. Overnight Halt: Kalimpong
Day 5 : Morning sight seeing at the Durpin Dara top and Delo Top. Both the places offer a magnificent panoramic view of the Kunchanjungha. Visit to flower nurseries and century old Lepcha monasteries.
After lunch visit to the downtown market for shopping of traditional crafts. Overnight halt: Kalimpong.
Day 6 : Drive to Darjeeling (2134M) Via Peshok road (60Kms). The journey will pass through the two great river valleys of the region, The Tista and The Rangit. Take a top view of the confluence of the rivers at Lover's Meet. Transfer to Darjeeling Hotel. Free evening for leisure walk at Mall. Overnight Halt: Darjeeling
Day 7 : Early morning visit to Tiger Hill for a breath taking view of sunrise over the Kanchanjunga. Visit to Ghoom monastery & Batasia loop on way back. Full day sight seeing at Darjeeling Zoo, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Tenzing Rock, Lebong Race Course and Rope way ride over the Takvar valley tea estate. (ONH: Darjeeling)
Day 8 : In the morning Heritage toy train ride to Ghoom and back. Visit Rock garden and Gangamaya Park Observatory Hill. Free evening for marketing of traditional craft items. (ONH: Darjeeling)
Day 9 : Visit to Jalapahar, DGHC headoffice at Lalkothi, Tibetan Boudhist Monastery. After lunch return to Bagdogra / NJP for return / Onwards journey.
Hotels can not be altered once booked.
naturebeyond will not be responsible for civil disturbances, theft, accidents, natural calamities and other such incidents beyond human control.
No refund is admissible if a tour is cancelled or altered at the last moment due to unforeseen circumstances beyond human control.
Standard packages include:
All accommodation on twin sharing basis in hotels, sight seeing as per itinerary, all transportation to and from NJP / Bagdogra.
Standard packages do not Include:
expenses on food, expenditure incurred on tips, telephone, beverages, travel insurance, laundry, other expenses of personal nature, any other expense not mentioned in 'cost includes' above.