4 Nights 5 Days
Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim comes with its own surprises! It is a lovely city located ideally on a mountain ridge, offering rural charm. It serves as a base for many treks and leaves one in awe of the mesmerizing views of the mighty Kangchenjunga, the thirst highest mountain in the world. Equally enchanting is Darjeeling which is popularly known as the queens of hills. It is an enchanting Victorian town famous for its mountain beauty and Buddhist monasteries and temples.
Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP / IXB & transfer to Darjeeling is one of the most magnificent hill resorts in the world known as the Queen of the Hills. Evening free to explore this Hill queen. Overnight stay in the Hotel at Darjeeling.
Early Morning at 03.30 AM visit Tiger Hill famous for sunrise over Mt. Kanchenzonga, After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountainerring Institute, Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, Tibetean Refuge Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view) Batasia Loop , Peace Pagoda , Darjeeling Zoo and back to hotel . Overnight Stay in the Hotel at Darjeeling.
After breakfast drive to Gangtok, Upon arrival in Gangtok, check in to your hotel and visit city tour that would cover Rumtek Monastery, Do Drul Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Cottage Industry and Flower Show Complex.explore the local Market. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed to Tsongmo Lake (12,210 ft) and Baba Mandir, a 40 km drive which takes 2.5 hrs. This lake is located very close to Nathu La Pass, which is the entry point to China termed as the “Silk Route” and remains frozen for most parts of the year. The lake is home to the Brahminy ducks and many migratory birds. Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir, which is highly acknowledged for its spiritual worth. We can also visit the Nathu La Pass ( 6,000 rs Extra for Nathula pass ) which is the border between India and China. Later drive back to Gangtok. In the evening you are free for your own activities, followed by overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Bagdogra airport or NJP railway station for reaching your onward destination.