DARSHAN HOLIDAY'S TOUR PACKAGES
DARJEELING 2 NIGHTS & GANGTOK 3 NIGHTS TOUR ( ITINERARY )
Day - 01 Arrival
Arrival in NJP railway station or Bagdogra Airport (IXB). Our representative will meet you and transfer you to Darjeeling(3-4 hrs drive). Evening Free, enjoy a walk in Mall Road and evening in Chowrasta and Nightingale Park (Shrubbery Park).
Day - 02 Darjeeling Sightseeing
3 Points : 4am- 8am. Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (at around at 4 am) to morning view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather) on your way back visit Batasia Loop " Ghoom Monastery.
After Breakfast city tour of Darjeeling visit Padmaja Naidu Himalaya Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tea Garden, Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self – Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda & Ropeway.
Evening free for other activities. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 03 : Toy Train Ride/ Transfer to Gangtok
After breakfast take a joy ride with Himalayan Toy train which is listed in a UNESO. The drive is 8 kms each way starting from Darjeeling station to Ghum(India's Highest Railway station) and returning to Darjeeling station. The total duration is approx 2 hrs for roundtrip. After lunch transfer to Gangtok. The travel time from Darjeeling to Gangtok is appro 4-5hrs.
Day - 04 Gangtok Full Day Sightseeing
Start for a Full day city tour covering Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok & Hanuman Tok, Enchey monastery, Banjhakri Falls, Cottage Industry, Dro-drul Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Flower show, Ropeway and Handicraft Centre (maximum 6 hours). Overnight in Gangtok.
Day - 05 Excursion to Changu Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms from Gangtok city.
This serene lake is situated at an altitude of 12,000 ft. on the Gangtok Nathu La highway. The lake is oval in shape, 15 meters
deep and is considered sacred by the local people. It is also a home of brahminy ducks. It's cool, placid water harmonizes with
the scenic beauty around. This placid lake remains frozen during the winter months up to mid-May.
Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers further and is an optional tour. Prior permission is required to visit Nathula Pass. Extra cost applies for extended tour to Nathula.
Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall)/local Shopping at Gangtok.
Day - 06 Return
Return drive from Gangtok to NJP or Bagdogra airport. Trip ends Gangtok – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (120 kms / 4-5 hrs drive).