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Darjeeling Tour

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Trip Overview of Darjeeling Tour

Darjeeling  Tour is one of the best tour packages in north India. Darjeeling the Name derived from the local Tibetan name was “Dorjee-ling” Situated in northeast India provides the perfect ambiance of a hill resort with its mild climate. Its green hills and valley’s and its lush green tea gardens are a significant attraction. Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586) looming over the northern horizon gives a magical beauty to the land which entices thousands of visitors.

Located in Northeastern India at the foothills of Himalayas, Sikkim and Darjeeling are among the most popular tourist destinations in Northeast India. Darjeeling and Sikkim are heavily availed by families, friends, couples, and honeymooners. These North East destinations have pleasant weather and offer exciting experiences for each kind of traveler.

This unique 9 Night 10 days tour provides you everything that Sikkim has an offer. You can Travel to newly opened North Sikkim to Lachung and Yumthang valleys. We will take you through the deep green valleys and ethnic villages of Sikkim, past raging rivers, stop to admire breathtaking waterfalls, blooming rhododendron forests and play on snowfields at the bottom of snow-capped Himalayan peaks. Get ready for an unforgettable Himalayan adventure safari tour through beautiful Sikkim.

 


Darjeeling Tour - Trip Info

Duration: 10 Days

Max. Altitude:

Tour  Grade: Easy

Best Travel Time: February to Mid June, September – November are the best seasons. Dec & January are Winter and cold can be snow on the trail, July & August are rainy time, trekking can be done but visibility can be poor due to rain.

Transportation:  Private Car/Van, Plane.

Activity: City tour

Detailed Itinerary of Darjeeling Tour

Flight to Bhadrapur and drive to Darjeeling (140km, 4 hrs) overnight in the hotel.

Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (at around 4 am) to view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak. The view is spectacular on a clear weather day. On way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. Afternoon visit to Rock Garden & Ganga Maya Lake Overnight in Hotel.

Today, visit Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Tenzing, Gumbu Rock site and Tibetan Refugee self-help (Closed on Sunday) Center Tea Estate. Overnight in hotel

Transfer to Martam (115 km /04 hrs. Overnight in hotel

Early morning sightseeing of Rumtek Monastery and then proceed for sightseeing of Kanchejunga View Point, Drul-Chorten, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology and Handicraft and Handloom Center. Check in hotel. Evening Free to explore Gangtok.

Today you will take an excursion trip to Tshangu Lake (departure in the morning)- situated at a height of 3,780 m. with an average depth of 50 ft. The cool water of the lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around. A small temple is constructed on the lakeside and beautiful flowers & Alpine vegetation grow around the lake.

Drive to Pemayangtse (135 km / 05 hrs). Check in hotel. Evening visit to Pemayangtse Monastery. Overnight in hotel

Drive to Yuksom on way visit Khecheopari Lake, Khecheopalri Lake is one of the sacred Buddhist mountain lakes. It is believed that your wish will come true if you make one in front of this lake. There is a myth that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, a bird immediately picks it up. A further drive takes you to Yuksom – the meeting place of three monks and the first capital of Sikkim. This was the place where the first Chogyal (a ruling dynasty in Sikkim ) was crowned. Overnight in hotel.

Drive to Kalimpong. (115 km / 04 hrs). Check in hotel. Evening free to explore the small hilly town on your own. Overnight in hotel.

Drive to Bhadrapur and flight to Kathmandu

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Cost Includes

  • Airport Pick up and Drop
  • Tibet Travel Permit, entrance fees
  • Twin share accommodation in respective hotels
  • Tours and transfers with English speaking guide
  • All land transport in 4-Wheel Drive jeeps
  • Breakfast every day.

Cost Excludes

  • China Group Visa fees (US$ 58.00 per person)and For USA Nationality(US$142 per person)
  • Flight Ticket (Kathmandu-Lhasa/Lhasa-Kathmandu)
  • Departure Tax at Kathmandu airport (Rs. 1600)
  • lunches & dinners; refreshments, bottled/alcoholic drinks
  • any tips (hotels, restaurants, guide, driver, etc.)
  • photography charges at monasteries/palaces/sites
  • Nepal re-entry Visa (multiple entry visas are available)
  • extras cost for up-grading rooms at hotels if/when applicable
  • Any cost arising from political disturbances, strikes, cancellation of flights, deviation in program, delays due to landslides/ road blockage or otherwise
  • Any services in Kathmandu/Nepal (hotels, transport, etc.).
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Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration

    Trip Duration
    10 days

  • Tri Destination

    Destination
    India

  • Trip Group Size

    Group Size
    1-15

  • Accomodation in Trip

    Accomodation
    Hotel

  • Trip Difficulty

    Trip Difficulty
    Moderate

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