Darjeeling and Gangtok Tour Package
Get ready to explore the gems of North East India with our North East India tour packages. The peaceful Budhist Monasteries, serene lakes, beautiful view points and monumental shrines. Gangtok and Darjeeling are a combined package tour which is taken by tourists worldwide. When you have opted for a customized package plan make sure that it has the sightseeing options of sunrise at Tiger Hill, ride of the Toy Train, visit to Enchey Monastery, Cable Car ride and some extravagant Yak ride at the Tsomgo lake which are the best memories which can be taken back from your vacation.
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5 Nights/6 Days Darjeeling Gangtok Trip HighLights
- Witness the sunise at the Tiger Hill
- Ride the Toy Train with Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- Visit Hayden Hall, Directorate of Handicraft and Handloom and some Flower show.
- Ride the high altitude cable car in Darjeeling as well as Gangtok.
- Yak ride at the Tomgo lake and a visit to Baba Mandir.
- Exploring vintage Rumtek Monastery, Do-drul Chorten and Research Institute of Tibetology.
- Visit the Happy Valley Tea estate, Batasia Loop, Ghoom Monastery as well as the Peace Pagoda or the Japanese temple.
Darjeeling Gangtok Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival at Bagdogra Airport
On your arrival at Bagdogra Airport, you will be provided a car to reach you to your hotel in Darjeeling. Get ready for some rejuvenating time with the family among the blended experience charming Himalayan beautiful places and the warm people here. Your Darjeeling Gangtok travel starts with beautiful views of the lush tea gardens and the snow-capped Himalayan peaks. As you reach the hotel, check in and relax the rest of the day, at the hotel.
Distance from Bagdogra Airport to Darjeeling: 65 km
Travel Time (Bagdogra Airport to Darjeeling): Approx. 2.5 hours
Day2 : Darjeeling Sightseeing Tour
You have to wake up before dawn as you shall be headed to Tiger Hill to watch the Kanchenjunga and the beautiful sunrise. The view of the ountains as the sunrise changes its colour from pink to gold is really breathtaking. The return to hotel includes stoppage at Ghoom monastery as well as Batasia Loop War Memorial, in memory of Gorkha soldiers. Before heading back to the hotel enjoy your breakfast and some magical Darjeeling Tea.
The day continues with a visit to the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute(Thursday closed). After that you can also visit the Padmaja Naidu Zoological Garden(Thursday closed) or the Tibetan Refugee Centre(Sunday closed) for some traditional art and handicraft shopping.
Browse through the variety of souvenir options at the market in Mall Road and buy some lovely souvenirs for your loved ones. The shopping might take the whole day and so you could return late night at the hotel and enjoy the local cuisine before you relax in your comfortable hotel room. This marks the second day of your 6 days Sikkim and Darjeeling family tour package.
Day 3: Darjeeling to Gangtok via Teesta River
After breakfast you and your family will be transferred to Gangtok-the land of adventure, mystic rituals, monasteries and rich colorful festivals. The transfer is done along the meandering Teesta River.
Gangtok is a beautiful hill station at an altitude of 5480 ft which is laden with rarest of orchids and Rhododendrons. The transfer can be tiring, enjoy rest of the evening in the leisure of your room after a delicious dinner.
Day 4: Gangtok Sighseeing Tour
Start your day to the lovely breakfast and head to a full day sightseeing tour of Gangtok. The nearby places have many sightseeing places like Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok and Hanuman Tok which guarantees a spellbounding view of the Himalayas. Further you can also cover nearby Do Drul Chorten – the biggest stupa in Sikkim and see some great art collections at the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology which has impressive collection of Tibetan artifacts and some ancient manuscripts. Institute of Handicrafts and Handlooms is also a great place nearby to get some good buys and souvenirs. You can also shop for souvenirs at the Institute of Handicrafts and Handlooms on the Mall Road. Spend the rest of the night at your cozy hotel in Gangtok.
Day 5: Excursion to Gangtok: Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
Wake up early and enjoy a beautiful hilly morning after the delightful breakfast. On the last day of your Gangtok and Darjeeling family tour packages, visit the beautiful Tsomgo Lake and the famous Baba Mandir. Perched at a height of 12400 feet, the Tsomgo lake which is one beautiful location to spent any day to.
Day6: Departure from Gangtok
In the morning, a final local breakfast shall be provided to you before you are transferred to either the railway station or the airport. Your Darjeeling and Gangtok tour finally ends here along the white waters of the Teesta River along the way.
Distance from Gangtok to Bagdogra Airport: 126 km
Travel Time (Gangtok to Bagdogra Airport): 4 hours
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We provide you pleasant stays at the nicest of hotels and resorts, timely transfers, a customizable itinerary and great sightseeing and proper tour facilities.
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