Kalimpong, Darjeeling And Gangtok Standard Package



Duration : 5 Nights / 6 Days

Destination Covered : Gangtok, Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Bagdogra

Price (Starting From) : INR 17394 Per Person


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  • Kalimpong, Darjeeling and Gangtok Standard Package

* Mentioned prices may vary depending upon date of travel, hotel availability, surge pricing and seasonal rush.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Bagdogra - Darjeeling 93 kms 3 hours approx.

Assistance at the airport/railway station on arrival and drive to Darjeeling. Standing high in the Himalayas at an altitude of 2134m, Dorje Ling, or place of the Thunderbolt, offers breathtaking views of snow-capped mountain peaks, with the Kanchendzonga rising higher than all the others. Often referred to as the Queen of the Hills it remains just as alluring with its tiny waterfalls, little villages and a narrow gauge railway track. Surrounded by World Famous Tea Gardens and snow capped mountains, Darjeeling remains one of the most exotic destinations. Graeme Westlake in his book An introduction to hill stations on India refers to Darjeeling as having A view Scarcely Unrivalled on Earth. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Darjeeling

Early morning visit Tiger Hill to see a beautiful sunrise and Himalayan Range like Kanchandzonga, Mount Everest etc. One can see the horizon changing colors just before sunrise and then the entire Himalayan range turn golden. It is truly a majestic sight and Ghoom Monastery which is oldest Monastery in the area which was built in 1875 and one can see the image of Mythey Buddha 15ft. height on the way back from Tiger Hill. Breakfast at the hotel and proceed for city tour visiting Himalayan Mountaineering Institute(closed on Thursday) which was started by Tenzing Norgay after he climbed Mt. Everest, Zoological Park(closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Centre(closed on Sunday), Tenzing Rock, Gombu Rock and Happy Valley Tea Estate(from outside). Overnight at hotel.

Day 3: Darjeeling Gangtok 98 kms 4 hours approx.

Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Gangtok At an altitude of 1750m, Gangtok became the state capital in the mid 19th century and has undergone rapid development since then.The downtown area is dominated by huge government buildings decorated with traditional Buddhist symbols. Gangtok is also a resting ground for people traveling to North Sikkim. Surrounded by Monasteries and Orchids, Gangtok is truly a travellers delight. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4: Gangtok

Breakfast at the hotel and full day excursion to Changu Lake which is 35 Kms from Gangtok at an altitude of 12,400 feet. The lake derives its waters from melting snows off the surrounding mountains Legends say that lamas could forecast the future by studying the color of the lakes waters. Also visit Baba Mandir Overnight at hotel.

Day 5: Gangtok - Kalimpong 83 kms / 3 hours approx.

Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Kalimpong At an altitude of 1250m, Kalimpongs location is ideal for a pleasant, relaxed getaway. Its clement weather has made Kalimpongs orchids and gladiole well renowned. Up to the early 1700s, the Kalimpong area was part of the Sikkim rajas domain. In the early 18th century, the Bhutan king also took it over. In 1865, after the Anglo-Bhutan War , it was annexed to Darjeeling. Scottish Missionaries came here in the late 1800s. The town thrived as a wool trading center with Tibet till 1950s. Today its a quiet hill resort and a haven for retired people. Afternoon proceed for city tour visiting Zang Dog Palri Fo Brang Monastery, Tharpa Choling Monastery, Thongsa Gumpa and flower nurseries.Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Kalimpong Bagdogra/NJP 80 kms 3 hours approx.

Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Bagdogra/NJP in time for flight/train to onward destination.


Inclusions

  • CP (Room + Breakfast)
  • Hotel
  • Sightseeing
  • 5 nights accommodation in mentioned or similar hotel
  • Daily breakfast
  • Transfer & sightseeing as per the itinerary by Non A/C Vehicle
  • All toll tax, parking fees & driver allowances
  • All applicable hotel taxes(GST extra)

Exclusions

  • Anything not mentioned under 'Package Inclusions'.
  • Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health and road blocks, and/or any factors beyond control.
  • Items of personal nature like laundry, telephone calls, room service charges, soft drinks and hard drink charges, etc
  • Monument entry charges, guide charges, camera/video camera fees at monuments, porterage etc.
  • The payments for additional services taken at the hotel are to be settled directly at the hotel
  • Surcharges Extra (if applicable)
  • GST 5%
  • Mandatory surcharge if any for festive dates like Gala dinner Supplement on Christmas and New year period will be borne by guest directly
  • NOTE : VEHICLE WILL BE PROVIDED STRICTLY AS PER ITENARY AND NOT ON DISPOSAL
  • Visit to Nathula pass is subject to availability of permits and is charged extra

Payments Terms

  • Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount
  • Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount.
  • Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.

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