Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Splendor of Sikkim and Darjeeling (5 Night/6Days)
DARJEELING: The Queen of the Hills and the dream land of the Eastern part of India, nestled in grandeur and beauty of towering snow-capped mountains with the Abode, the mighty Kanchenjunga, the king of the mountains, dominating the somber, snowy sentinels, lies in the jewel of the town, elegant, sophisticated and incredibly beautiful. It still attracts traditional tourist for its well touted tea gardens and the old British Raj residual charms.
In this 5 night 6 days tour, you can discover Darjeeling , Gangtok and Kalimpong, and main hill stations of the Eastern Himalayas , by the Heritage Train or by jeep. While you are in Darjeeling the places of interest to visit are Ghoom monasteries, Exotic Bazars, Tea gardens, Colonial buildings, Historical Museum , The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, The Tibetan Refugee Centre, Botanical Garden, Bhutai Busty Gompa, The Lebong Race Course, Tiger Hill, Mirik Lake , and many more.
Day 01: Kathmandu to Darjeeling . Flight from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur (1 hr 15 minutes). Meet the guide at the airport and drive to Darjeeling . (140 km / 04 hrs.). Overnight in hotel
Day 02: Darjeeling Early morning tour of Tiger Hills (at around 4 am) to view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather). On way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. Afternoon visit to Himalayan Zoological Park (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Gumbu Rock site and Tibetan Refugee self-help (Closed on Sunday) Center Tea Estate. Overnight in hotel
Day 03: Darjeeling to Martam Drive to Martan (115km, 04 hrs). Overnight in hotel
Day 04: Martan to Gangtok Early morning sightseeing of Rumtek Monastery-the principal seat of Karma pa out of Tibet and the largest one in Sikkim, and go to Kanchejunga View Point, Drul-Chorten , Sikkim Research Institute of Tibet logy, handicraft centers and check in hotel at Gangtok.. Evening free to explore Gangtok.
Day 05: Gangtok to Kalimpong Drive to Kalimpong (85 km / 03 hrs), one of the hill resort of the finest views. Evening free to explore the town. Overnight in hotel
Day 06: Kalimpong-Bhadrapur to Kathmandu Drive to Bhadrapur (130 km/04 hrs) and catch the flight to Kathmandu .
- All airport/hotel transfers
- Accommodation in twin sharing bed and breakfast basis
- All transportation by Private AC Vehicle
- Sightseeing by English Speaking or other language speaking guide
- Services of English speaking escorts/guide all throughout the tour
- Entrance fees
- All our government taxes and needed fees.
- Official expense.
- Indian visa fee
- Air- or train fare to and from Sikkim
- Meal apart from breakfasts
- Expenses of personal nature such as laundry, alcohols, tips etc
- Travel and Medical insurance
- Monuments fees & Entry Fees during sightseeing
- Any extra activities & optional tours, apart from the Itinerary
- Toy Train Ride in Darjeeling
- Tips and Gratitude
Private Trip Departure everyday upon your request. But if you would like to join one of our Groups please see below our fixed group departure dates as per your requirement.Fixed Departure Trek 2012