- Darjeeling Mountain Railway
- Gangtok: Maya Inn or similar, in Gangtok
- Lachung: Royal Lachung or Apple Valley Inn or similar, in Lachung
- Pelling: Lamthang Eco Hut Resort or similar, in Pelling
- Darjeeling: Pink Mountain or similar, in Darjeeling
What is included in the tour
- Transfer all in private basis in Wagon R.
- Sightseeing as per itinerary (Point to Point Basis).
- Per Day 1 DBL bedroom
- Pick up: - Bagdogra Airport; Drop: - Bagdogra Airport
- Meal - Breakfast & Dinner
What is NOT included in the tour
- Extras of personal nature such as personal tips, laundry charges, additional tour charges.
- Lunch, Evening Tea/snacks
- Toy Train Tickets
- Insurance, Medical & Emergency rescue costs.
- Hard drinks, liquor, mineral water in Hotel, or soft drinks/juices.
- Entrance Fees at Monasteries / Monuments / Museums etc.
- Specialized Guide
Day 1: Arrival in Gangtok
Welcome to the city of Gangtok. Your holiday in North East begins.
Our representative will be there to receive you at the Bagdogra Airport and assist you in the transfer to your hotel in Gangtok. Complete the check-in formalities and relax for some time.
Spend the first day of your Sikkim holiday by strolling on the local shopping streets. You can tickle your taste buds with authentic regional delicacies of Gangtok. After a fabulous day one of your Gangtok tour, come back to the hotel and stay for the night.
Distance from Bagdogra Airport to Gangtok: 126 km
Travel Time (Bagdogra Airport to Gangtok): 4 hours
Tip: Include the sampling of local Tibetan delicacies of Gangtok especially Thukpa & momos on your first day of the tour plan of Gangtok.
Day 2: Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
Explore the beautiful tourist attractions of Gangtok meandering over the hilly roads.
Wake up to a beautiful day and breathe in some fresh air and mornings undoubtedly will be the most charming experience of your Sikkim tour package.
Treat yourself with a delightful breakfast and proceed for a full day excursion tour of Gangtok covering the picturesque Tsomgo Lake that has an average depth of 50 ft. Spend some blissful moments at the banks of this serene lake and enjoy the mesmerising scenic beauty of the surrounding hills and pine trees.
Next, seek blessings at Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, the renowned holy sanctum of Gangtok. Return to your hotel and call off the first day of your charming Sikkim vacation with a sound sleep.
Optional: (Indo-China border) is always kept as optional tour from every travel agency. As maximum time the roads get closed due to bad weather or road blockage. If you like to visit Natula pass. We will add in your package as last moment if everything is fine. Extra cost of INR 1,800 per person (including child) to be added per Vehicle (on direct payment basis).
Day 3: Gangtok to Lachung
Welcome the third day of your Lachung & Gangtok package, for today, you’ll be spellbound by the natural beauty of Lachung.
You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning after breakfast and transferred to the scenic Lachung, the second destination on your Sikkim itinerary. Stop by at the popular sightseeing spots like the Singhik View point, Twin Falls and Vima Falls.
You’ll reach Lachung by late afternoon. After a smooth check-in process, settle yourself down in the scenic ambiance and relax. Head out to explore the beautiful Himalayan village on your own. Snuggle in the arms of your lover. Go exploring the quaint hill town & don’t miss out on the beautiful Lachung monastery. Delectable dinner and a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Distance from Gangtok to Lachung: 117 km
Travel Time (Gangtok to Lachung): Approx. 6.5 hours
Day 4: Lachung - Yumthang Valley - Gangtok
Witness a riot of colors at the enchanting Yumthang Valley on the fourth day of your Sikkim package.
After having a fresh morning breakfast, you’ll travel to Yumthang Valley - a must-visit destination on your Lachung trip. Situated at an elevation of 11,800 feet, Yumthang is a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends.
In spring the valley blooms with myriad colors of alpine flowers in a backdrop of snow covered mountains. After a truly romantic experience, your tour to Gangtok & Lachung takes you back to the capital city. On reaching Gangtok, check into your hotel, have dinner and cuddle the night away with your better half.
Distance from Lachung to Gangtok: 117 km
Travel Time (Lachung to Gangtok): Approx. 6.5 hour
Day 5: Transfer to Pelling
After an eventful day, ride off to Pelling, the next and final stop on your intoxicating Sikkim tour. Upon reaching your hotel in Pelling, complete your swift check-in procedure and head to your room.
Post a wholesome breakfast at the hotel, proceed for a full day city tour of Pelling. First up on your Sikkim holiday itinerary is Darap Village - a small photogenic hamlet known for its vibrant culture, lively traditions, and its stunning location. Also, visit Rimbi Waterfalls, Khecheopalri Lake and the bewitchingly beautiful Kanchenjunga Waterfalls.
What follows is the Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdentse Ruins, & the New Helipad Ground, which is essentially a peak point that offers stunning views of the town and the surrounding hills, especially at night. End your day with a sound sleep.
Day 6: Transfer to Darjeeling: Toy Train Ride
After having your breakfast, you and your family will be transferred to Darjeeling. Day for Toy Train Ride and Leisure.
Note: You may want to consider enjoying a to train ride (Diesel) from Darjeeling to Ghum
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This is the only train in which advance reservation is possible. Hence, it is subject to availability. The guest may proceed booking this train as quickly as possible as only few seats are available (www.irctc.co.in). Otherwise, the guest can buy unreserved tickets at the Railway Station and board the other trains traversing between Darjeeling and Ghum. You can return to Darjeeling by booking the train of your choice. All transfers and expenses at Ghum are excluded. You may also consider any other destination in the same train route other than Ghum. Ensure you board the return train at the right time.
Day 7: Darjeeling: Local Tour
Gear up for a scintillating city tour on your Darjeeling tour package.
Begin this morning early as you are taken to Tiger Hill, to get an awe-inspiring view of Mt. Kanchendzonga at sunrise. Cherish this once in a lifetime opportunity as you view the third highest peak in the world come to light. Also visit the Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop War Memorial on your way back to the hotel. Built in the memory of martyred Gorkha soldiers, a visit to Batasia Loop will familiarize you with the local history of north-east India. Head back to the hotel for a wholesome breakfast.
Later in the day, visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Thursday closed), the Padmaja N. Zoological Garden (Thursday closed), and the Tibetan Refugee Centre (Sunday closed). After a delectable dinner, come back to the hotel for a good night’s sleep.
Optional: dinner (charges extra)
Day 8: Departure from Darjeeling
Your thrilling Pelling, Lachung, Lachen, & Gangtok trip comes to an end on day 8 to memories worth cherishing
Have a fill of the most sumptuous breakfast at your hotel and proceed for Bagdogra (IXB). Board your train/flight for your onward destination with cheerful memories of your Sikkim Gangtok holiday.