Darjeeling - Pelling - Gangtok in 6 days
Tour Code - LS708
Duration : 6 days
Places Covered - Darjeeling (2 Nights), Gangtok (2+1 Nights), Lachung (1 Night)
Detailed Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Bagdogra Airport / NJP Station to Darjeeling, 90kms in 3 Hrs. – We receive you on your arrival and drive to Darjeeling (Alt 6825Ft / 2050M). Check in at Hotel. Free Evening. Overnight at Darjeeling.
Day 2: Full Day Darjeeling City Tour. Early morning tour in Darjeeling with visits to – Tiger Hill Sunrise Point, Batasia Loop and Ghoom Monastery (Timing 4.00AM to 7.30AM). Free time for personal activities between Breakfast and Lunch.
Post Lunch City Tour - visit 7 points (Timing: 1.30PM to 5.00PM) - Darjeeling Zoo and Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tea garden, Tenzing Rock and Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee center (Closed on Sunday) and Lebong Race Course Area. Free evening at Mall for Shopping. Overnight at Darjeeling.
Day 3: Darjeeling to Gangtok, 110kms in 4hrs – Check out from Darjeeling and drive to Gangtok (Alt 5550Ft / 1675M). Arrival and check in at Hotel.
Post Lunch Half day Gangtok City tour – Timing: 1.30PM to 5.00PM. Visit Government Institute of Cottage Industry (Closed on Sunday, 2nd Saturday), Banjhakri Falls, rchid House Flower Show, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology, Dodurl Chorten, Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok and Bakthang Falls. Free afternoon for personal activities. Overnight at Gangtok.
Day 4: Gangtok to Tsongo Lake with Baba Mandir Excursion – 52kms in 3hrs - One way (Timing: 7.30AM to 2.30PM). After breakfast drive to Tsongo Lake (Alt 12000ft/3600M), a high altitude alpine lake close to Indo-China Border. Enjoy playing in snow and try Yak Ride and proceed further to Legendary Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir. Back to Hotel for late Lunch.
Optional tour to Nathula Pass (Alt 14000Ft / 4200M) on China Border can also be arranged (Except Mon, Tue) for Indian Nationals only with 30 Days Advance Request at an additional cost. Afternoon is free for personal activities. Overnight at Gangtok.
Day 5: Gangtok to Lachung, 124kms in 7hrs – Morning drive to Lachung (Alt 8075Ft / 2425M) in North Sikkim. On the way visit Singhik, Seven Sister Water Falls, Chungthang Confluence and Vim Nala Water Falls. Lunch at a local restaurant on the way. Check in at Hotel in the late afternoon. Overnight at Lachung.
Day 6: Lachung to Yumthang Valley Excursion 25kms in 1.5hrs (One Way) – Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley (Alt 11925Ft / 3575M), an Alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. Enjoy the scenic landscape and Hot spring and drive back to Lachung for Lunch.
Lachung to Gangtok, 125kms in 5hrs – Check out from Lachung and drive back to Gangtok (Alt 5550Ft / 1675M) via Chungthang. Check in at hotel by late afternoon. Free evening. Overnight at Gangtok.
Day 7: Gangtok to Bagdogra Airport / NJP Station, 130kms in 4hrs – Check out from Gangtok and drive back to NJP/Bagdogra. Farewell and tour ends.