Sikkim Darjeeling Love
Duration : 5 Nights / 6 days
Package Code : HONP001
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Darjeeling lies in the foothills of the lower Himalayas which are also known as the Mahabharata range. This town was Developed by the British in the mid 19th century and was famous for its hill stations. Only later they came to know that this region was suitable for tea plantations and preparation for that began, the town soon became the tea hub in India and was said to produce the finest tea leaves in the country.
Kalimpong is an east Indian hill town in the Himalayan foothills of West Bengal. Perched on a ridge above the Teesta River, it’s home to colonial-era buildings like MacFarlane Memorial Church, named after a Scottish missionary. South, the hilltop Durpin Monastery, or Zang Dhok Palri Phodang, contains sacred Buddhist scriptures. Deolo Park has landscaped gardens and offers views of the town and surrounding hills
Mirik is a tourist spot located in the hills of Darjeeling district in West Bengal, India. It is the headquarters of Mirik subdivision. The name Mirik comes from the Lepcha words Mir-Yok meaning "place burnt by fire".Mirik has become a tourist destination for its climate, natural environment and easy accessibility. The centre of all attraction is Sumendu Lake, surrounded by a garden named Savitri Pushpaudyan (after Savitri Thapa, a martyr soldier of INA) on one side and pine trees on the other, linked together by an arching footbridge called Indreni Pool (named after Indreni Thapa, a martyr soldier of INA). A 3.5-km-long road encircles the lake and is used for walks with the view of Kangchenjunga on the far horizon. Boating on the quaint shikaras and horse riding are available.
Gangtok is a bustling, friendly hill station, and the capital of the Himalayan state of Sikkim. The name Gangtok is derived from the Tibetan word for 'hillside,' and the city currently has a population of around 80,000 - a mixture of indigenous Sikkimese and people of Nepalese and Tibetan ancestry.Gangtok is a popular place with tourists heading for spending their holiday.. The city is a fascinating place to spend a few nights, the winding side alleys hide some unexpected gems, and the main street (MG Marg) is pedestrianized and a pleasant place to take a stroll.
Day 01: Arrival At Njp Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport(IXB) And transfer to Darjeeling Via Mirik
Our representative will be there to receive the Guest at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) – He will be assisting for the transfer - Darjeeling - Nearly 105 kilometers 3 ½ - 4 hours drive – At an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet lies the land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Mount Everest is the Queen of the hills – It is also home to the famous World Heritage train – The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) - Check into hotel – Evening free to roam around Mall or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Darjeeling
Day 02:Darjeeling Local Sightseeing
Early morning at around 3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hill to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather) – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop .Return to hotel for breakfast refreshments,have some rest then visit, Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Darjeeling Central Ropeway,Tensing Gumpo Rock,Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday),Natural History Museum(Sunday Closed), Japanese Buddhist Temple and Japanese peace pagoda is one of the Peace Pagodas designed to provide a focus for people of all races and creeds to help unite them in their search for world peace.Happy valley tea state,established in 1854, it is Darjeeling's second oldest tea estate.– Evening free to stroll around the area.Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 03:Transfer to Gangtok via Kalimpong
This early morning, have your breakfast and then take a transfer to Kalimpong (49 km).A popular tourist destination in West Bengal, Kalimpong is a small hill station, known for its tranquility and scenic beauty. Kalimpong is a great destination for those who wish to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and spend some time in peace. Set at an elevation of 1247 meter, Kalimpong offers spectacular view of the Himalayas and a green ambience to all the visitors. The place is a paradise for nature lovers because of its flower markets and horticulture.On reaching Kalimpong, check-in to the hotel. Later, leave for a sightseeing tour around Kalimpong and visit its major attractions likeForest Museum (Closed On Thursday), Deolo Hill, Hanuman Mandir, Dr Graham Homes, Durpin Monastery, Mangaldham andPine View Nurseries (Cactus Only) .One of the major tourist attractions of Kalimpong, Deolo Hill is the highest point of Kalimpong. Deolo Hill is set amid a picture perfect landscape which makes it an ideal picnic spot. There is a beautiful garden with colorful flowers, which adds to the experience of visiting this attraction.After your sightseeing tour, head to the Gangtok after Kalimpong sightseeing. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 05:Gangtok Local Sightseeing
After Breakfast Visit Ban Jhakri Waterfall,Nehru Botanical Garden. There is a concrete pathway to take a stroll through the garden with many subtropical trees & plantations. Shanti View Point,spend a few minutes to watch the great views of Gangtok township at the opposite mountain.Enchey Monastery An old renowned monastery founded in 1800s. Ganesh Tok Cable ride (Ropeway) great 1km cable car ride across three stations from Deorali to Tashiling ,Institute of Tibetology renowned institute on Tibetan Language & culture.FromTashi View Point have excellent view of sunrise and Kanchenjunga.Overnight stay at Gangtok
DAY 05:Excursion to Tsomgo Lake , Baba Mandir,Nathula pass(optional)
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Nathula Pass is optional is subject of availability and requirement.Overnight stay at Gangtok
Day 08: Transfer from Gangtok to Bagdogra airport / Njp station
After breakfast , Excursion to Bagdogra airport / Njp station . This is the end of trip.
Gangtok, Darjeeling Kalimpong is few destination available in Sikkim and West Bengal that provide premium attraction quite popular among the tourist.Darjeeling, popularly known as a jewel in the crown of the east Himalayas, has been destination for the nature lovers.The altitude across Sikkim and West Bengal specially in around Darjeeling varies widely and ranges from the lowest elevation of 280m (920ft) to the highest point of Kanchenjunga peak which lies at the border of Sikkim and Nepal and at an altitude of 8,586m.Visit Sikkim Darjeeling with MaaShree Tours and Travel to have a memorable experience.
|Peak Season:||Apr - Sept,Oct -Jan|
|Off Season||Jul, Aug,Feb, Mar|
Darjeeling -2 Night
Gangtok- 3 Night
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Tiger hill , Bataisa loop , Ghoom Monastery , Darjeeling Himalayan Railways Toy train ride,Darjeeling Central Ropeway , Japanese Peace pagoda , Happy valley tea state , Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center
Dr Graham's Homes, Lord Buddha Statue, Sherpa View Point, Durga Mandir, Hanuman Temple,Deolo Hill
Mirik Lake,Bokar Monastery , Pashupati Market,Simana View Point
Ban Jhakri Waterfall, Nehru Botanical Garden, Shanti View Point, Rumtek Monastery, Enchey Monastery, Ganesh Tok, Cable ride, Institute of Tibetology, Tashi View Point,Chang lake , Baba Mandir, Nathula pass(Optional).
Pre-planned itineraries with fixed transport (departure/return), stay & sightseeing, with changes allowed as per requirement.
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