Gangtok & Darjeeling Escapade

Gangtok & Darjeeling Escapade

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Itinerary :
DAY - 1

Bagdogra Airport / NJP / Siliguri to Gangtok - Pickup

Our Driver will be there to receive the Guest at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - Nearly 135 kilometers 4 ½ - 5 hours’ drive – Check into hotel - Over Night stay at Gangtok.

DAY - 2

Gangtok - Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir + {Nathula pass Optional} - Monday - Tuesday Closed

After breakfast, in the morning, start for excursion to Tshangu Lake and Baba Mandir. Back to Gangtok and Overnight at Hotel. THE NATHULA PASS IS OPTIONAL TOUR & IT IS EXTRA CHARGEABLE. (In case of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided) overnight stay at Gangtok.

DAY - 3

Gangtok to Darjeeling - Transfer

After breakfast at hotel and then forwarding journey to Darjeeling - Transfer to Darjeeling takes nearly 90 Kilometers 3 – 3 ½ hours - Check into hotel – Evening free - Over Night stay at Darjeeling.

DAY - 4

Darjeeling - Fullday Sightseeing

Early morning (4:00 AM) visit Tiger Hill (Subject to availability of token, if not possible at the time of Sunrise, then it will be covered in day time.) and then back to hotel. After breakfast, Later visit Bataisa Loop, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Ropeway (Tickets by own), Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Japanese Temple(Peace Pagoda). Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

DAY - 5

Darjeeling to Bagdogra Airport / NJP / Siliguri - Drop

Morning breakfast - After breakfast transfer to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - Nearly 105 kilometers 3 ½ - 4 hours’ drive – Forwarding Journey.

Tour Information :

𝐃𝐞𝐬𝐜𝐫𝐢𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐒𝐢𝐤𝐤𝐢𝐦 𝐓𝐨𝐮𝐫 Sikkim, nestled in the lap of the majestic Himalayas, is a land of unparalleled beauty and tranquility. Holidays Crowd welcomes you to embark on a mesmerizing journey through this enchanting paradise. Our Sikkim tour packages are carefully designed to offer you an immersive experience of this charming region. With our expertly crafted itineraries, you can witness the natural wonders, cultural heritage, and spiritual sanctuaries that make Sikkim a must-visit destination. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐓𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐭𝐨𝐤 Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim, is a captivating blend of scenic beauty and urban charm. To make the most of your Gangtok tour, it is essential to choose the right time to visit. The best time to travel to Gangtok is during the months of March to May and October to mid-December. During these periods, the weather is pleasant, and you can explore the city's attractions without any hindrances. The temperature remains moderate, and the skies are clear, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐓𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐚𝐫𝐣𝐞𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐠 Darjeeling, renowned for its picturesque tea gardens and panoramic views, is a gem in the Himalayas. To experience the true essence of Darjeeling, plan your visit between April to June and September to November. These months provide the ideal weather conditions, with mild temperatures and minimal rainfall. Whether you wish to witness the sunrise from Tiger Hill or take a joyride on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, these seasons offer the best opportunities to indulge in the wonders of Darjeeling. 𝐖𝐡𝐲 𝐂𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐬𝐞 𝐇𝐨𝐥𝐢𝐝𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐂𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐝? At Holidays Crowd, we take pride in offering exceptional travel experiences that leave a lasting impression. With our extensive knowledge of Sikkim and Darjeeling, we curate tours that cater to your preferences and interests. Our team of experienced guides ensures that you have a seamless journey, providing valuable insights and assistance throughout your trip. We strive to make your vacation memorable, with personalized services and attention to detail that sets us apart from the rest. 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐃𝐨 𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐭𝐨𝐤 𝐓𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐄𝐧𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐲 𝐌𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐲: Discover the spiritual heritage of Gangtok by visiting the sacred Enchey Monastery. Admire the intricate architecture and serene ambiance of this revered site. 𝐕𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭 𝐓𝐬𝐨𝐦𝐠𝐨 𝐋𝐚𝐤𝐞: Witness the breathtaking beauty of Tsomgo Lake, also known as Changu Lake. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains, this glacial lake is a sight to behold. 𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐮𝐥𝐠𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐀𝐝𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞: Engage in thrilling activities like paragliding, river rafting, and cable car rides. Experience an adrenaline rush as you conquer the rugged landscapes of Gangtok. 𝐒𝐭𝐫𝐨𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐫𝐨𝐮𝐠𝐡 𝐌𝐆 𝐑𝐨𝐚𝐝: Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of MG Road, the heart of Gangtok. Shop for local handicrafts, savor delicious cuisine, and soak in the lively street scenes. 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐃𝐨 𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐚𝐫𝐣𝐞𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐓𝐢𝐠𝐞𝐫 𝐇𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐒𝐮𝐧𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐞: Wake up early to witness the mesmerizing sunrise from Tiger Hill. Behold the spectacle of golden hues painting the snow-covered peaks of Kanchenjunga. 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐓𝐞𝐚 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐬: Take a leisurely stroll through the tea gardens of Darjeeling and learn about the art of tea production. Enjoy a refreshing cup of Darjeeling tea amidst the serene surroundings. 𝐑𝐢𝐝𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐓𝐨𝐲 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧: Hop on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience the charm of this narrow-gauge train as it chugs through the picturesque hills. 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐜𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐫 𝐏𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐚𝐭 𝐏𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐏𝐚𝐠𝐨𝐝𝐚: Seek tranquility at the Peace Pagoda, a symbol of peace and harmony. Enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayan range and find solace in this serene setting. 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐕𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭 𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐭𝐨𝐤 𝐓𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐑𝐮𝐦𝐭𝐞𝐤 𝐌𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐲: Explore the largest monastery in Sikkim, known for its exquisite architecture and religious significance. Witness the vibrant Buddhist culture at this sacred site. 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐮 𝐋𝐚 𝐏𝐚𝐬𝐬: Embark on a thrilling excursion to Nathu La Pass, located at an altitude of 14,140 feet. Marvel at the panoramic views of the Himalayas and the Indo-China border. 𝐆𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐡 𝐓𝐨𝐤: Pay a visit to Ganesh Tok, a small temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh. Enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding hills and the cityscape of Gangtok. 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐕𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭 𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐚𝐫𝐣𝐞𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐓𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐁𝐚𝐭𝐚𝐬𝐢𝐚 𝐋𝐨𝐨𝐩: Admire the engineering marvel of Batasia Loop, a spiral railway track that offers a captivating view of Darjeeling town and the snow-capped mountains. 𝐇𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐚𝐧 𝐌𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐈𝐧𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐮𝐭𝐞: Discover the rich mountaineering history of Darjeeling at the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute. Explore the museum and pay homage to Tenzing Norgay, the first person to summit Mount Everest along with Sir Edmund Hillary. 𝐑𝐨𝐜𝐤 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐝𝐞𝐧: Spend some peaceful moments amidst the natural beauty of Rock Garden. This terraced garden is adorned with beautiful flowers, waterfalls, and rock sculptures. 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐓𝐢𝐩𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐧 𝐈𝐧𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐏𝐚𝐜𝐤 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐫𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐥𝐲: Due to the varying altitudes and weather conditions in Sikkim and Darjeeling, it is essential to pack layers of clothing, including warm garments and rain gear. 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐲 𝐇𝐲𝐝𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐝: Carry a water bottle with you at all times to stay hydrated, especially during outdoor activities and sightseeing. 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐭 𝐋𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐂𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐦𝐬: Embrace the local culture and traditions by respecting the customs of the Sikkimese and Darjeeling communities. Seek guidance from your tour guide to ensure you follow appropriate etiquette. 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐀𝐯𝐨𝐢𝐝 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚 𝐒𝐦𝐨𝐨𝐭𝐡 𝐉𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐧𝐞𝐲 𝐎𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐩𝐚𝐜𝐤𝐢𝐧𝐠: Avoid carrying excessive luggage to ensure ease of travel during your tour. Pack only the essentials to maintain mobility and convenience. 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐫𝐮𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐥𝐢𝐟𝐞: When exploring the natural reserves and national parks, avoid disturbing the flora and fauna. Preserve the sanctity of these ecosystems by adhering to responsible tourism practices. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐁𝐞𝐭𝐰𝐞𝐞𝐧 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐬 The distance between Gangtok and Darjeeling is approximately 98 kilometers (61 miles) and can be covered in around 3-4 hours by road. The scenic journey offers panoramic views of the mountains, valleys, and tea plantations, making it an unforgettable experience. Experience the allure of Sikkim and Darjeeling with Holidays Crowd. Book your tour package today and let us create an extraordinary adventure filled with breathtaking landscapes, cultural encounters, and cherished memories. Remember, the world is waiting to be explored, and Holidays Crowd is here to make your dreams come true!

Inclusions / Exclusions :



Meals - Daily buffet Breakfast Every Day - Except Arrival Day Other Meals as mentioned in the hotel column

Sightseeing - All sightseeing as per itinerary

Pickup / Drop - Ex NJP / IXB / Siliguri / Pakyong

Parking / Fee - Road taxes, parking fees, fuel charges, interstate taxes.


Sightseeing - Nathula Pass , Zero Point , Mt. Katao , Kalapatthar , Shingshore Bridge , Rock Garden , Rumtek Monastery

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NOTE: Anything not in inclusions is excluded

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