HIGHLIGHTS OF NORTHEAST
DURATION : 11 NIGHTS/ 12 DAYS
Destinations:Kalimpong – Gangtok – Lachen – Lachung – Pelling – Darjeeling
Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Kalimpong (77 kms in 2-3 hrs)
Meeting & Greeting on landing in NJP Railway Station/ IXB Airport & exchange to Kalimpong (4091 ft.) On entry Check into lodging & rest of the day at relaxation. Overnight stay at Kalimpong.
Day 02: Kalimpong Local Sightseeing – Gangtok (77 kms / 3 hrs)
After Breakfast half day voyage through Kalimpong (Starts 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM) Visit Mangal Dham, Deolo Hill, Dr.graham’s Home, Golf Garden, Durpin Dara Hills & Flowers Nurseries. Evening exchange to Gangtok (5,480 ft.), Capital of Sikkim. On entry register with your inn. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 03: Excursion to Changu Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast begin for a journey to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms From Gangtok city every way (Starts 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM). Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 04: Gangtok – Lachen (125 kms / 6 hrs)
After breakfast get from inn & exchange to Lachen (9,285 ft.). Enroute visit Singhik View point, Seven Sister Water Fall, Naga Water Fall, and achieve Lachen by night. Supper & Overnight stay at Lachen.
Day 05: Lachen – Chopta Valley – Gurudongmar Lake – Lachung
Early Morning drive to Chopta Valley (13,225 ft.) & Gurudongmar Lake (17,175 ft.). Over to inn and after Lunch exchange to Lachung (8,175 ft). Reach Lachung by night. Supper & Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 06: Lachung – Yumthang Valley Excursion
After breakfast drive to Yumthang Valley Known as Valley of Flowers (11,910 ft.). On the path back, visit Hot Spring considered to have therapeutic properties. Over to resort. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 07: Lachung – Gangtok (120 kms / 6 hrs)
After breakfast flight for Gangtok, in transit witness the glorious Bheema & Twin water falls. On landing in Gangtok register with your lodging. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 08: Gangtok Local Sightseeing – Pelling (117 Kms / 5 hrs)
Today (Starts 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM) for a half day trek of Gangtok city covering Banjhakri Falls, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Center, Flower show, Dro-dul Chorten & Institute of Tibetology. Evening exchange to Pelling (6,100 ft.). On landing register with your lodging. Overnight stay at Pelling
Day 09: Pelling Sightseeing
After breakfast begin for full day touring (Starts 8:30 AM – 4: 30 PM) visit Darap town, Kanchenjunga waterfalls, Sewaro Rock Garden, Rimbi water Falls & Khecheopalri Lake.after lunch visit Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse Ruins, New Halipad Ground and Bird Sanctuary . Overnight stay at Pelling.
Day 10: Pelling – Darjeeling (80 kms /4 hrs)
At the beginning of today after breakfast exchange to Darjeeling (6,710 ft.), Enjoy picturesque excellence of Rangeet River Valley on the way. On landing register with your inn & rest of the day at recreation. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 11: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning at 4:00 am drive to Tiger slope to watch the dawn over Mt. Kanchenjunga (28,208 ft. Planets third most elevated crest), on your path back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Zoological Park (Thursday shut), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self improvement Center (Sunday shut), Tea Garden (outerview) and Japanese Temple (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs). Nighttime free for shopping & recreation. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 12: Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB airport (98 kms / 3 hrs)
After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey, Tour ends.