North East India is reckoned as a treasure and a valuable gem in India where the entire region is adorned with beautiful landscapes, vibrant culture, and also with admiring art and culture. Our Gangtok Kalimpong Darjeeling Tour package covers some of the most happening and heavily visited tourist destination in North East India are Kalimpong, Gangtok, and Darjeeling. During this amazing tour, you will be exploring the two highest mountain peaks in the world Mt. Everest and Kanchenjunga Peak. Kalimpong is famous for its colourful and scented aura as it houses a number of orchids and is also called as a prime trader of orchids.
- Sightseeing of Kalimpong
- Exploring Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir
- Visiting Nathu La Pass (an alternate option)
- Sightseeing tour of Darjeeling
Gangtok Kalimpong Darjeeling Tour Itinerary
Day 1 :Arrival at the Bagdogra Airport
On reaching Bagdogra Airport, our team representative will greet you and assist you to Kalimpong. Upon arrival at the Kalimpong, check-in at the hotel, get fresh and enjoy the leisure time. This beautiful town of West Bengal is located at an elevation of 1250 meters and is reckoned as a trade hub of botany. It is believed that around more than 80 Percent of orchids and India’s gladioli are grown here only. Kalimpong is also called as a land of Buddhism as it houses a number of Buddhist monasteries and scriptures.
Day 2 :Kalimpong – Gangtok
Post a healthy breakfast set out for the sightseeing tour of the city including flower nurseries, Durpin Dara Hill, Dr. Graham’s Home, Mangal Dham. Further, in the afternoon drive towards Gangtok. On reaching the capital city of Sikkim check-in at the hotel. Enjoy the scrumptious night meal and then overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 3 :Gangtok
The blissful air of Sikkim gives you a refreshing start of the day. After a hurried breakfast, move towards the sightseeing destinations of the day including Tsomgo Lake which is also called as Changu Lake and is considered to be the most popular tourist destinations which lie en-route Nathu La Pass. Its beautiful landscapes leave the tourists mesmerized with its surreal beauty. Later on move to the nest destination of the day which is Baba Mandir which was constructed in the memory of Harbhajan Singh, a great army man who sacrificed his life for the nation.
If time permits you then you can proceed towards Nathu La Pass which is located on the border of China and can be explored any day in the week except Monday and Tuesday. Only Indians are allowed to visit this place and also they need to pay an additional charge for it.
Return to the hotel in Gangtok where you are set free in the evening. Do what you want either walk on the streets and enjoy the nightlife of this beautiful city or browse for any local market for shopping some of the things to be taken back with you from the trip.
Day 4 :Gangtok
This day is specially designed to visit some o the most happening destinations of the Gangtok city. Start your day with a hearty breakfast and then set out for the day trip. The first sightseeing of the day will be Tashi viewpoint and then from there, we will later proceed on to Hanuman Tok and Ganesh Tok, Banjhakri Falls, Do-Drul Chorten, Ranka Monastery, Handicraft Center, Flower show, and Institute of Tibetology.
Come back to the hotel after the sightseeing trip and then return to the hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 5 :Gangtok – Darjeeling
Early morning after the first meal of the day, check-out from the hotel and then drive towards Darjeeling. On reaching this beautiful hill station of West Bengal, check-in at the hotel and then relax for the entire day. Rest of the day is free either go out for a walk in the city and learn about the culture and tradition of the place or spend your leisure time in the Cozy room of the hotel.
Day 6 :In Darjeeling
Start your day with Darjeeling excursion and set out for Tiger Hill which is the most visited and liked tourist destination in Darjeeling. The beautiful view of the two highest mountain peaks in the world Mt. Everest and Kanchenjunga are quite appealing and inviting to the tourists. The view of first rays of the sun falling on the top of this hill also leave the tourists to spellbind with its beauty.
After Tiger Hill, the next destination to be covered today is the popular Buddhist monastery Ghoom Monastery where one homage to the idols of Maitreya Buddha and then set out for Batasia Loop which is amazing garden dedicated to the brave martyrs of War Memorial.
Come back to the hotel, have the daily meal and then leave for the leftover tourist destinations of the city including Refugees Self Help Center, Peace Pagoda, Tea Estate, Natural History Museum, and many others in the list.
Day 7 :Darjeeling – IXB Airport
The trip comes to an end today. Enjoy the morning meal and then pack up your bags to leave for the journey way back home. Our tour representative will escort you to the airport.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.When is the best time to visit Gangtok?
A. September to October and March to June are the best months to plan a holiday to Gangtok.
Q.What is the distance between Darjeeling and Kalimpong?
A. Kalimpong is 51 kms away from Darjeeling and it takes about 3 hours to reach.
Q.What are some must visit places in Darjeeling?
A. Must visit places in Darjeeling ar: tiger hill, batasia loop, tinchuley village, lamahatta, japanese peace pagoda etc.
Q.Is Ola available in Darjeeling?
A. Yes. ola service is now available in Darjeeling.
Q.Is darjeeling safe for tourists?
A. Yes. darjeeling is very safe for tourists; however, one must avoid wandering out in shady and sketchy parts of the hill station at night.