Darjeeling Kalimpong Lava Gangtok
Once Darjeeling and its neighbor Kalimpong, made Britons swoon with the mountain vistas; today it makes sightseers scream with loads of scenic views offered here. Whether it's the beautiful monasteries or the sprawling tea garden rolling over the hills or the dazzling pearly whites of Kanchenjunga, the scenery in these two towns is astonishing. Particularly, the toy train ride, which people say, will blow your mind. In near future, if you are planning to explore this beautiful land, which people call "queen of hills," then have a look at the seven days and six-night package, Unleashed Himalaya, offered by SIT Holidays.
Unleashed Himalaya, as the name says, this tour package will provide a visit to the unmanageable wealth of attractions in West Bengal and Sikkim: the graceful monasteries of Darjeeling, the sparkling lakes of Gangtok, scenic wildlife of Lava, and multilayered cultural and historical canvases of Kalimpong. After enjoying this beautiful holiday, you will come back home teaming with memories that will stick in your mind forever. From hotel bookings to airport/railway station transfer, Tour My India will take care of everything to ensure a smooth ride throughout the journey. And also, if you want some changes in the current package, to save time and money, then also you can contact our travel experts.
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As you will arrive at New Jalpaiguri railway station (Siliguri) or Bagdogra Airport (Siliguri), our representatives will meet you to transfer further you to a hotel in Darjeeling. The three-hour journey from Siliguri to Darjeeling will be scenic as you will be making your way through the lush tea gardens all around, monasteries and gushing waterfalls. And of course, the view of Kanchenjunga will accompany you throughout the journey. Upon arrival at Darjeeling, you will be transferred to hotel where you can relax and acclimatize yourself. Stay and dinner at the hotel.
Get up early in the morning and embark on a drive to Tiger Hill, which is famous for spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha, the third largest peak in the world. After spending some peaceful minutes at Darjeeling, you will drive back to the hotel by passing through Ghum Monastery and Batasia Loop. Further, you will enjoy a hearty hearty meal at the hotel and then go for a city sightseeing tour to places like Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple. Evening free for shopping or leisure.Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Early morning, after breakfast at the Darjeeling hotel, you will be visiting another scenic stopover in West Bengal, Kalimpong (3,950 feet). Upon arrival at Kalimpong (3,950 feet), you will be transferred to hotel. And then you will visit Mangal Dham, Deolo Hill, Dr. Graham's Home, Golf Garden, Durpin Dara Hills & Pine View Nursery. After the exciting sightseeing tour, you will return back to hotel for overnight stay and dinner.
Today, you will be visiting Lava, a tiny hamlet, which is 34 km from Kalimpong. Blessed with the presence of verdant forest, this place is perfect for indulging in picnicking, trekking and bird-watching. Also, if lucky, here you might spot snowfall as well. After spending sometime in Lava, drive back to Kalimpong. Dinner and overnight stay at Kalimpong hotel.
Post breakfast; embark on a drive to reach Gangtok (5,500 feet). Upon arrival at Gangtok, you will be transferred to the hotel and further you can go for a sightseeing tour of the city. Today, you will be visiting Flower show, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Institute of Tibetology, Dro-dul Chorten, Enchey Monastery & Banjakhri Falls. Stay and dinner and the Gangtok hotel.
Today, after breakfast, you will be visiting Tsomgo Lake (12,400 feet) & Baba Mandir (13,200 feet). Stay and dinner at the Gangtok hotel. P.S: In the case of the landslide, you won't be able to reach Tsomgo Lake (12,400 Feet), thus, an alternative will be arranged for you.
After breakfast drive to Bagdogra Airport or NJP railway station for reaching your onward destination.