Enchanting North East

Enchanting North East


DURATION : 07 Nights / 08 Days

PLACES COVERED : 2N Darjeeling – 2N Gangtok – 2N Lachung – 1N Gangtok

PACKAGE HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In Gangtok, visit Tsomgo lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
  • In Lachung, Singhik View point,
  • Excursion of Yumthang Valley – snowcapped peaks
  • In Darjeeling, visit to Tiger Hill early morning to view Everest and snow-capped Himalayan range.
  • Sightseeing in Darjeeling – Ghoom Monastery, Japanese Temple , Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
  • Assistance at airport and sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Start and End in Bagdogra

ITINERARY:

DAY-01: BAGDOGRA / NEW JALPAIGURI – DARJEELING

Welcome on arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and transfer to Darjeeling (95kms/3hrs). Once the summer capital of India, Darjeeling is a land of infinite variety and charm. It will cater you a mix-experience of lively nature & charming Himalayan people. It is the place of Dorje, the mystic thunderbolt of the Lama-Religion. Surrounded by Tea gardens; this little town faces some of the highest peaks of the Himalayas. Take a rest and then a walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY-02: DARJEELING LOCAL SIGHTSEEING THREE POINTS (4 AM TO 7AM) & BEST POINTS (9.30 AM TO 5.30PM)

Early morning start for Tiger Hill to watch the spectacular sunrise and its amazing effects on the Mt. Kanchendzonga (World’s 3rd highest peak), Visit Ghoom Monastery and Batashia Loop War Memorial while returning to the Hotel. Breakfast at the Hotel followed by half day local Best points sightseeing covering Padmaja N. Zoological Garden (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Self-help Center (Closed on Sunday), walk around visit to the Mall and Local Market (Closed on Thursday). Evening Free for shopping & individual activity, overnight at hotel

DAY-03: DARJEELING TO GANGTOK

Morning transfer to Gangtok (105kms/4hrs). At an altitude of 5500ft Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim. It is a beautiful and clean town promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Evening free for individual activity and leisure, overnight at hotel.

DAY-04: EXCURSION TRIP TO TSOMGO LAKE & BABA MANDIR (NEW)

AM start for a half day trip to Tsomgo lake (12400ft), 32kms from Gangtok City. The lake is almost about 1Km long, oval in shape and 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people; further 12Kms visit the Baba Mandir dedicated to the memory of soldier Harbhajan Singh. Evening free at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity.

DAY-05: GANGTOK TO LACHUNG

AM Pickup from your hotel at Gangtok and Transfer to Lachung (117Kms/6.5Hrs), en-route sightseeing at Singhik View point, Chumthang Valley, Twin Falls and Vima Falls. Evening free to explore the beautiful Himalayan village on your own. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY-06: DAY TRIP TO YUMTHANG VALLEY

Early morning after breakfast start for half day excursion trip to Yumthang Valley, en-route visit Hot Spring and Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary. Some photographs of the natural scenes of Switzerland and Yumthang valley are very hard to distinguish. Yumthang, which is at an altitude of 12,000 ft., is situated about 135 km from Gangtok. April and May promises colorful flowers & Orchids, where as November end to March usually sees snows Transfer back to Lachung for Lunch followed by visit to Lachung Monastery and Govt. Evening at leisure, overnight at Hotel.

DAY-07: LACHUNG TO GANGTOK

Morning after breakfast transfer to Gangtok (117kms/5hrs). Overnight at hotel.

DAY-08: GANGTOK – BAGDOGRA / NEW JALPAIGURI

Morning Transfer to Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (115kms/ 5hrs), Tour Ends.

Route
Hotels Offered
City Nights Category A Category B Category C Category D
Gangtok 3 Mayafair Spa Resort / Denzong Regency (Suit) Keepsa / Suhim Portico / Similar New Orchid / Stereling Delisso Abode Sikkim Retreat / Dewachen Retreat
Lachung 2 Yarlam Resort Yarlam Resort Le Coxy / Norling Zimkhang Le Coxy / Norling Zimkhang
Darjeeling 2 Mayfair Hill Resort / Ramada / Similar Crescent Resort / Litt Tibet / ViceroyNew Orchid / Sterling Delisso Adobe Himalayan Retreat / Sterling Khush Alaya Golden Heights Enclave / Yuma
PACKAGE COST IN INR CATEGORY A CATEGORY B CATEGORY C CATEGORY D
Cost Per Person when 2 Pax Travelling 77714 54743 42000 33200
Cost Per Person when 4 Pax Travelling 66514 43657 30971 25143
Cost for Extra person / Child with bed 39314 22457 11829 10400
Cost for Child Without bed 22743 14800 9314 6514
Package Inclusions

• 7 night accommodation in well-appointed rooms as mentioned above hotels or equivalent

• Assistance at the airport

• For Category A & B – Meal Plan is Breakfast & Dinner.

• For Category C & D – Meal Plan is Breakfast Only.

• Transportation as per itinerary for Category A, B & C by Innova / Scorpio / Xylo (maximum 06 Pax including children / infant in 01 vehicle)

  1. AC will not be operational when travelling in the hills
  2. Vehicle is not on disposal but as per itinerary
  3. Vehicle will be changed depending on local vehicle regulations and road / weather condition.

• Transportation as per itinerary for Category D by exclusive non-A/c Tata Sumo or Mahindra Max or similar vehicle Gangtok city tour by Non AC Wagon – R / Santro / Indica / Similar (maximum 04 Pax including children / infant in 01 vehicle)

• Day Trip to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir

• 02 Nights trip to Lachung & Yumthang Valley Ex Gangtok along with all meals.

• One Full day sightseeing at Darjeeling covering 03 & Best Points.

• All Parking Charges.

• All currently applicable Taxes.

• Guide Charges

• Air tickets

• Porter Charges

• Entry Fees

• Personal Expenses: such as Laundry, Telephone Calls, Alcoholic & Non Alcoholic Beverages, Food (if not included)

• Additional Sightseeing or usage of vehicle not mentioned in the itinerary

• Any services not mentioned in the itinerary

• High Season Surcharge

NOTE

Please carefully note the opening and closing days of each of the sightseeing points given in the itinerary.

Most of the 7 sightseeing points in Darjeeling are closed on Thursdays, Forests are also closed on Thursdays, In Gangtok, Institute of Tibetology Institute of Handicrafts and handlooms are closed on Sundays. Nathula Pass is closed on Mondays and Tuesday and is subject to the availability of permits from the army.

Guest need to carry valid ID proof to obtain special permits required for sightseeing

Hotels are very strict with the child policy. Please carry the age proof so that it can be produced when asked for

Toy train tickets & Cable car tickets are subject to availability & days of operations

     Hotel Check in 1400hrs and check out 1200hrs

Package cost will not be valid from 10th October – 25th October, 20th December 2018 – 10th January 2019.

Also on public holidays, festivals, exhibitions 
 and long-weekends. A surcharge will be levied and will be advised at the time of booking

This package is valid from 01st October’18 till 31st March’19
(Except from 10th October – 25th October, 20th December’18 – 10th January’19)