Day 1 Arrival and Transfer to Gangtok –
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 to Gangtok – Gangtok the capital of Sikkim Suits all from tranquility 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 is one of the most beautiful town with varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and butterflies - Nearly 135 kilometers 4 ½ - 5 hours drive – Check into hotel – Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok.
Day 2 Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (Full Day) –
Morning breakfast at hotel – Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir nearly 40 kilometers and 2 hours drive along the Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary, the home to the red panda and the blood pheasant with Rhododendron and other alpine trees along the road - Situated at an elevation of 3753 meters / 12310 feet - 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 (Incase of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided).
Day 3: Gangtok to Lachen ( 125 kms/ 6 hours)
On this day we would leave Gangtok for Lachen and visit scenic places on the way. After having smacking breakfast in the morning we would leave for Lachen which would be reached within 6 hours by car and it is an altitude of 8800ft above sea level. On the way we would get chance to capture some of the breath holding sites like Singhik view point, a place from where we can admire the grandeur of Mt. Khanchendzonga and Mt. Siniolchu, also get view of magnificent waterfalls- Seven Sisters Water Fall and Naga Water Falls. We would take halt for lunch and reach Lachen by evening and spent night at Lachen.
Day 4: Lachen- Gurudongmar Lake- Chopta Valley- Lachung
We will start off after breakfast in the morning to visit Gurudongmar Lake which is a sacred lake of Sikkim. Being one of the highest located lakes in the world it throws to onlookers’ most spectacular view of combined sanctity of rugged mountain and clear icy water. Do not forget to capture lovely abundant variety of rhododendrons found here. Other places to pay visit on this day would be Chopta Valley and Thangu. After which we would leave for Lachung so that we reach there by evening in order to visit Lachung Monastery. Night stay would be at hotel in Lachung.
Day 5: Lachung- Yumthang- Gangtok
We would leave hotel in the morning to visit Yumthang Valley also known as the ‘Valley of Flowers’. This valley is grazing ground of Yaks during summer season and in silent winters it is said to be the ‘playground of Yetis’. On the way to the valley we would come across Hot Springs that is believed to have medicinal properties. Lunch will be at the hotel after which we would leave for Gangtok. On the way we would witness beauty of Bheema and Twin Falls. Night stay would be in hotel at Gangtok.
Day 6: Gangtok- Darjeeling
After having breakfast in the morning we would leave for Darjeeling where we would reach in 4 hours. On the way we would see sprawling tea gardens of Lopchu and ‘Lover’s Meet View Point’, it is named so as it is the meeting point of two main rivers of Sikkim, River Teesta and Rinver Ranjit. The two rivers create adorable view especially during sun set when the river water and colors sprinkled by sun mixes beautifully. Overnight stay would be at the hotel in Darjeeling.
Day 7: Darjeeling
The whole day would be dedicated to sight viewing of Darjeeling. We will have to satrt early in the morning at 4 am so that we could drive to Tiger Hill and witness the magnificent view of sunrise over the Mt. Kanchenjunga. While returning we would visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop, which is a garden offering full view of Darjeeling especially the ‘Toy Train’ which would be exciting to see spiraling along the pathway whistling and hooting. We would return to the hotel to have breakfast and would leave to visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Hiamlayan Zoological Park, Tenzing Rock, which is a gigantic natural rock offering the most challenging rock structure to climb on. Chitrey Tea Garden, Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda, a Buddhist Temple that also offers panoramic view of the Himalayan mountain ranges. In the evening go for shopping treat at Chowrasta and Mall road.
Day 8: Darjeeling- Jalpaiguri Railway Station/ Bagdogra Airport
On this day we would drop you to the Jalpaiguri Railway Station/ Bagdogra Airport from where we would warmly depart you to your destination place with sweet memories to cherish.
Gangtok/Lachen/Lachung/Darjeeling 7 Nights 8 Days Tour
Covering Changu Lake, Baba Mandir, Gurudogmar Lake, Yumthang, Darjeeling, Tiger Hill.
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