Duration: 5 nights/ 6 days
Locations covered: Darjeeling- Gangtok- Kalimpong
Literally meaning as 'the land of thunderbolt', Darjeeling is one of most exhilarating cool resort of India. Cuddling in the Eastern Himalaya, Darjeeling is a land of vast tea estates and Buddhist monasteries which mesmerizes the onlookers with their sheer natural beauty and spiritualism. It is also famous for the glistening Kanchenjunga peak. Nearby to Darjeeling, there are two more alluring places such as Gangtok and Kalimpong, which are also indisputably beautiful places of India. So, we bring you an exclusive Darjeeling Gangtok Kalimpong Tour Package to make your India visit a memorable one.
Highlights of the Darjeeling Gangtok Kalimpong Tour Package:
Visit to the monasteries, tea garden at Darjeeling.
Enjoy trekking and other adventure activities.
Enjoy shopping at the market in Darjeeling and Gangtok
Also visit to the refugee center at Darjeeling.
Detailed Itinerary Darjeeling Gangtok Kalimpong Tour:
Day 1 (Arrival at Bagdogra airport/ New Jalpaiguri Railway Station- Darjeeling)
After the arrival at the Bagdogra airport or the railway station you will be greeted by our representative and then you will be transfered to hotel in Darjeeling (4 hours drive). The evening time in Darjeeling is a leisure time. After this we can enjoy the lip smacking dishes of Darjeeling and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2 (Sightseeing activity at Darjeeling)
During the sightseeing activity in Darjeeling we can visit the Ghoom monastery, Batasia loop, Darjeeling Zoo, HMI, Tea Garden, Ava Art Gallery, Tibetan refugee center, Tenzing rock and Race course. After having the sightseeing tour we will get back to the hotel for the dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3 (Darjeeling- Gangtok) 4 hours taken
After having breakfast in the early morning, we will drive to Gangtok. En route visit to Rumtek monastery. On the arrival in Gangtok, we will check in the hotel and in evening we can go for shopping at main market of Gangtok. The main shopping areas are Lal market, Old market, New market where the handicrafts are the popular items. The paintings, canvas, the wall hanging, woolen carpets, jewelery and precious stones are some items that people buy from the market.
Day 4 (Gangtok- Kalimpong) 4 hours taken
After having breakfast, we will move along the blue colored Teesta river where you can also enjoy the adventure of River Rafting (at extra cost). After the tour to the Teesta river we will move to Half day tour to Kalimpong which covers the cactus nursery and the famous Zand Dog Palri monastery. In the evening, you may relax or you can also go on for shopping in the market. After enjoying the whole day, we will return back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5 (Kalimpong)
After having the breakfast, one can go for the sightseeing in Kalimpong that includes the cactus nursery and the most popular Zang Dog Palri monastery. In the evening you are having the choice to relax or to go for shopping in the market. After traveling in Kalimpong, we will get back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 6 (Kalimpong- Bagdogra/ New Jalpaiguri Railway Station)
After having the breakfast, we will drive back to Bagdogra airport/ New Jalpaiguri railway station for the onwards journey.