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Sikkim is situated at the foothills of Kanchendzonga. Considered to be a sacred mountain by the Sikkimese, Kanchendzonga is the third highest mountain in the world rising to a height of 28225 feet. Tibet, Bhutan and Nepal are the regal neighbours of the north eastern state of Sikkim. Darjeeling is a hill resort situated to the south of Sikkim. This quaint town exudes laid back charm and pleasant climate.

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Highlights

  • Excursion to Tshangu Lake & Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial Temple.
  • Visit Rumtek Monastery & Jhakri Waterfall.
  • Visit Tiger Hills to view the sunrise over the famous Mt. Kanchendzonga.
  • Itinerary
  • Inclusions
  • Price
  • Map
  • Hotels
  • How to Book
  • Terms & Conditions

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 01
  • Day 02
  • Day 03
  • Day 04
  • Day 05
  • Day 06
  • Day 07

Day 01 Arrive Bagdogra On to Gangtok (approx 135 kms/ approx. 4 hour drive)

Welcome to 'Splendours of East' tour. On arrival at the airport in Bagdogra, you will be met and transferred to Gangtok. On arrival, check into your hotel.

The rest of the day is at leisure.

 

Day 02 In Gangtok

Full day sightseeing tour of Gangtok (NAC Private Vehicle).

After breakfast, proceed for a full day sightseeing tour of Gangtok visiting places like Rumtek Monastery, Jhakri Water Fall, Do Drul Chorten, Research Institute of Tibetology, Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom and Flower Show.

Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel 8:00 hrs 09:00 AM

The rest of the evening is at leisure.

 

Day 03 In Gangtok

Excursion to Tshangu Lake and Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial Temple (NAC Private Vehicle).

After breakfast, in the morning, proceed for an excursion to Tshangu Lake - situated at a height of 12400Ft / 3780 Mts. with an average depth of 50 ft. It is very rare that one gets to see a lake that was formed from a glacier. The Tsangu Lake is close to the Nathu la pass between India and China. It is surrounded by coniferous trees that are perennial in nature.

Later, visit the Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial Temple, erected in memory of Baba Harbhajan Singh who was a Sikh soldier in the Indian army stationed at Nathu La pass in Sikkim. He drowned in a tragic accident and multiple attempts of finding his body were futile. .
Return back to Gangtok.

Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel 7:00 hrs 08:00 AM

The rest of the day is at leisure.

 

Day 04 On to Pelling (116 kms / approx. 5 -6 hours drive)

Today, transfer to Pelling. On arrival, check into your hotel.

The rest of the evening is at leisure.

 

Day 05 On to Darjeeling (115 kms / approx. 5-6 hours drive)

Transfer from hotel in Pelling to hotel in Darjeeling, en route half day sightseeing tour of Pelling (NAC Private Vehicle).

This morning, proceed for a half day sightseeing tour of Pelling including visit to Pelling Monastery, Rimbi Waterfalls, Rimbi Hydro Project (outer view) and Khecheopalri Lake (6000 Ft / 1829 Mts).

Thereafter, transfer to Darjeeling (7380 Ft / 2250 Mts) - one of the most magnificent hill resorts in the world, also known as the 'Queen of the Hills'. On arrival, check into your hotel.

Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel -8:00 hrs 08:00 AM

The rest of the evening is at leisure.

 

Day 06 In Darjeeling

Visit the Tiger hill, Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop (NAC Private Vehicle).

Early morning, proceed on the top most point in Darjeeling -Tiger Hill(8364 Ft / 2550 Mts at around 4 AM) to view the sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). On the way back, visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop.

Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel 5:00 hrs 04:00 AM

Half day sightseeing tour of Darjeeling (NAC Private Vehicle).

After breakfast, go for a half-day sightseeing tour of Darjeeling including visit to Japanese Temple, Peace pagoda, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Closed on Sunday) & Tea Estate (panoramic view).

Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel 4:00 hrs 10:00 AM
 

Day 07 Depart Darjeeling

Today, bid farewell to your 'Splendours of East' tour as you are transferred to airport in Bagdogra for your onward journey.

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  • Inclusions
  • Exclusions
  • Airfare in economy class as per the Ex hub.
  • Accommodation in the hotels listed or similar hotels.
  • Transportation - Entire round trip journey Ex- Bagdogra (01 - 03 Pax ) by 01 NON AC Wagon-R & except Gangtok local sightseeing by NON AC Alto / WagonR or Similar as per the itinerary.
    Vehicle is as per the itinerary and not on disposal basis.

  • Meals - Daily buffet breakfast as per the itinerary.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • All currently applicable taxes i.e. Hotel tax & Transportation tax.
  • Goods and Services Tax of 5%
  • Train or Bus fare from / to your originating city of stay, unless specified.
  • Any meals / en route meals unless specified.
  • Items of personal nature viz, tips, porterage, room service, laundry, mineral water, alcoholic or non alcoholic beverages, phone calls, additional sightseeing tours &excursions not included in the itinerary, still or video camera fees etc.
  • Any rides, safaris, boating charges, additional sightseeing tours other than the mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Any increase in fuel cost, government taxes, entrance fees, intra and interstate taxes etc, the tour price will be amended in accordance.
  • Entrance fees and guide charges wherever applicable.
  • Any items / services not specifically mentioned in the 'Tour Price Includes' column.
  • Supplement charges applicable for Long weekends and festivals.
  • Mandatory Gala Dinner charges for X'mas and New year

Price

  • Mumbai
  • Delhi
  • Kolkata

Mumbai

Validity Twin Triple Single Child with bed Child without bed
Economy 30th, Sep 2019 INR 48100(INR 48100) INR 46800(INR 46800) INR 50700(INR 50700) INR 32500(INR 32500) INR 24700(INR 24700)
Deluxe 30th, Sep 2019 INR 65000(INR 65000) INR 62400(INR 62400) INR 92300(INR 92300) INR 39000(INR 39000) INR 32500(INR 32500)


Important Note

Delhi

Validity Twin Triple Single Child with bed Child without bed
Economy 30th, Sep 2019 INR 45500(INR 45500) INR 42900(INR 42900) INR 46800(INR 46800) INR 24700(INR 24700) INR 19500(INR 19500)
Deluxe 30th, Sep 2019 INR 61100(INR 61100) INR 58500(INR 58500) INR 89700(INR 89700) INR 35100(INR 35100) INR 26000(INR 26000)


Important Note

Kolkata

Validity Twin Triple Single Child with bed Child without bed
Economy 30th, Sep 2019 INR 42900(INR 42900) INR 40300(INR 40300) INR 44200(INR 44200) INR 20800(INR 20800) INR 15600(INR 15600)
Deluxe 30th, Sep 2019 INR 58500(INR 58500) INR 55900(INR 55900) INR 87100(INR 87100) INR 31200(INR 31200) INR 23400(INR 23400)


Important Note

Map

Map

Hotels Info

  • Economy
  • Deluxe
Economy
City Hotel Name No of Nights
Gangtok Sikkim Retreat 03
Pelling Sikkim Tourist Center 01
Darjeeling Sunflower Hotel 02
Gangtok The Royal Oaks Hotel 03
Pelling Pachu Village Resort 01
Darjeeling The Hermitage Resort 02
Deluxe
City Hotel Name No of Nights
Gangtok Orange Village Resort 03
Pelling Norbu Gang Resort 01
Darjeeling Sterling Silver Oaks 02

How To Book

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