Sikkim Darjeeling Tour

4.6 by 3 reviews
  • Quality4.67
  • Location5
  • Services5
  • Price4

Duration

12 Days

Trip Grade

Easy

Best Season

December - March

Start/End

Kathmandu

Transportation

Private vehicle & flight

Trip Overview

Sikkim Darjeeling Tour is proposed to explore northeast India’s superb destination covering major highlighted historical, religious, and scenic spots. Darjeeling itself is simply renewed as the summer capital in east India and has the charming beauty of nature. The historic hill station has a cascading dense population and several churches, monasteries, and educational institutes. Along the Sikkim Darjeeling Tour, travelers can experience exhilarating comfort adventures of the mountain. In Darjeeling worth visiting historical mountaineering institutes, museums, Zoological Park and botanical rock gardens are ever best-known sites.
After visiting Darjeeling you will be transferred to another historical Buddhist land Sikkim where you can visit some of the best natural and religious sites during your tour. Here in Package Himalayan High Path Adventure has provided some useful short details of the place that you are going to cover along the tour to enjoy your exotic holiday with us.

ENTRY FORMALITIES:
All foreigners intending to visit Sikkim can avail of 15 15-day permits. Permits for FITS and groups for restricted areas i.e. Phodong, Gangtok, Rumtek, and Pemayangtse can be obtained 24 hours in advance from all Indian Missions abroad with requisite documents. 10 Day extension can be made at Gangtok.

ACCESSIBILITY:
By air: Bagdora is the nearest Airport 124 km from Gangtok. Indian Airlines & Jet Airways operates flights from New Delhi, Calcutta, and Gauhati. From Nepal either can be flown to Bhadrapur or Biratnagar and then drive 146 km to Gangtok.

By land: From Biratnagar 146 Km and Phuntsholing (Bhutan) 210km to Gantok.

IMPORTANT- FESTIVAL DATES PLACES
Saga Dawa Gangtok
Drukpa Tseschi Gantok
Kagyed Dance Phodong/Rumtek
Pang Lobsang Pemayangtse
Lhosar All Sikkim
Tendong Hlo Rum Faat Gantok
Lahabab Duechen Gantok
Losoong Phodong/Gantok
Rumtek “Chhams”- Gurthor “Chhams” Rumtek

Climate: (general) Days are normally warm. Nights can at times be very cool, and winter is even below freezing. Monsoon showers occur in summer (Heaviest in July and August), and sometimes even in spring and autumn. The most visited months are March, April, May, September October, and November. During these months you may expect mostly warm sunny days and cool/cold nights. Whereas rain or snow is not usual at these times, it is a possibility.

Accommodation: Hotel / Guesthouse

Trip Route: 8-day India tour -Darjeeling, Gangtok, Kalimpong, Kathmandu with Accommodation  and city sightseeing

Private Trip: Departures & Availability

We do not have a fixed departure date for this trip. This trip can only be organized upon your request. There is an option of private and tailor-made journeys best suited for you, your family, and your friends. We have price discounts according to your group size. We allow complete flexibility on your departure date; please choose your preferable date.

What's Included In The Cost

  • Airport Pick up and drop off service by Private vehicle
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu twin a sharing basis with Breakfast (BB)
  • Farewell Dinner with Nepali culture shows
  • Half Day sightseeing in Kathmandu heritage Sites (Monkey Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square), Entrance fee, experience Tour Guide with private vehicle
  • Flight or Drive Kathmandu to Delhi and Delhi to Kathmandu
  • Accommodation on a sharing Basis with breakfast (BB) during the Tour
  • All grounded transport in India and Kathmandu by Private vehicle.
  • English Speaking Local Guide for the sightseeing
  • India visa fee, government charges, and other official expenses throughout the trip

What's Not Included In The Cost

  • International airline fare & airport Tax
  • Nepal entry visa fee, you can get a Nepal visa upon arrival at the Airport.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals (Lunch and dinner) in Kathmandu and India
  • Personal expenses such as Laundry, telephone/Fax calls, snacks, cold drinks, beverages, bar bills, video fees camera battery charging, etc.
  • Excess baggage on flights
  • Additional stay before, during, or after the set itinerary
  • Tips for Guide and Driver
  • Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the Includes section

Trip Itinerary

Sightseeing in Kathmandu & welcome Nepali dinner O/N at hotel sightseeing tour in the historic Kathmandu Durbar Square, Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambhunath) and Buddhist shrine (Bouddhanath), which are listed as the World Heritage Sites. India tour preparation.
Fly/or drive to Darjeeling: Kathmandu/ Biratnagar or Bhadrapure, Meet our Sikkim representative in the Airport and Transfer to Darjeelijng. Overnight at hotel.
Darjeeling: Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (at 4 am) to view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather) and Batasia Loop & Ghoom Monastery. Afternoon visit to the Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda, Lalkothi, Dhirdham Temple, Ava Art Gallery, and Natural History Museum. Overnight at hotel.
Darjeeling: Today, visit Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Rope Way Tenzing & Gomba Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre, Tea Estate, and Labong Race Course. Overnight at hotel.
Darjeeling – Gangtok: Transfer to Gangtok (after breakfast,98 kms / 04 hrs). Overnight at Hotel Golden Pagoda.
Gangtok: Take an excursion to Tshangu Lake (12000 ft. 35 kms / 02 hrs). Overnight at hotel.Day 7 : Gangtok: Take an excursion to Tshangu Lake (12000 ft. 35 kms / 02 hrs). Overnight at hotel.
Gangtok: Go for a day sightseeing covering the Directorate of Handicraft & Handsome, Enchey Monastery, Research Institute of Tibetology, Chorten, Rumtek Monastery, and Orchid Sanctuary. Overnight at hotel.
Gangtok – Kalimpong: Transfer to Kalimpong (after breakfast, 81 kms /03 hrs). Check-in at Hotel .Take a leisure walk thorough a Hilly town. Overnight at hotel.
Kalimpong: Here you do the sightseeing of Dello Hills, Dr. Graham & resquo Home, Glower Nurseries, Jang-Dong-Palriffo Brang, Gouripur House and Durbin Dara Hills. Overnight at hotel.

If this itinerary doesn’t suit your requirement and you want to customize it, please feel free to contact us. This trek could be customized as per your required time frame and budget limits.

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