Arrival in NJP railway station or Bagdogra Airport (IXB). Our representative will meet you and transfer you to Darjeeling(3-4 hrs drive). Evening Free, enjoy a walk in Mall Road and evening in Chowrasta and Nightingale Park (Shrubbery Park).
3 Points: 4am- 8am. Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (at around at 4 am) to morning view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather) on your way back visit Batasia Loop & Ghoom Monastery.
7 Points: 9:30am-3:00pm. After Breakfast city tour of Darjeeling visit Padmaja Naidu Himalaya Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tea Garden, Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self – Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda & Ropeway.
Toy Train: 8:00am- 10:30 am : After breakfast take a joy ride with Himalayan Toy train which is listed in a UNESO. The drive is 8 kms starting from Darjeeling station to Ghum(India’s Highest Railway station) and back to Darjeeling.
Tour Start Time (8:30 am)
After breakfast start continue your travel to next destination – Gangtok. Travel time is 4-5 hrs. Rest of the day left for leisure activities. Enjoy Ropeway ride and shopping.
Tour Start Time (7:30-8:30 am)
After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms from Gangtok city. This serene lake is situated at an altitude of 12,000 ft on the Gangtok Nathu La highway. The lake is oval in shape, 15 meters deep and is considered sacred by the local people. It is also a home of brahminy ducks. It's cool, placid water harmonizes with the scenic beauty around. This placid lake remains frozen during the winter months up to mid-May.
Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometres further and is an optional tour. Prior permission is required to visit Nathula Pass. Extra cost applies for extended tour to Nathula.
Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall)/local Shopping at Gangtok.
Tour Start Time (9:30 am)
After breakfast start for Start for a Full day city tour covering Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok & Hanuman Tok, Rumtek Monastery, Banjhakri Falls, Cottage Industry, Dro-drul Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Flower show and Handicraft Centre (maximum 6 hours). Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Return drive from Gangtok to NJP or Bagdogra airport. Trip ends Gangtok – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (120 kms / 4-5 hrs drive).
DO’s and Don’ts
Prepare a photo copy of your passport and credit cards. You must store them at different places.
Pack your luggage and keep an eye on it.
Kids luggage and toys should be paid special attention to. Someone may slip drugs inside without your knowledge. This can lead you to danger.
Stay aware of local and international news and activities.
Reach the airport on time.
Don’t count your money in public transport and local stores.
Don’t attract unnecessary attention by wearing skimpy clothes or expensive jewellery.
Don’t walk on unsafe places at night.
Don’t leave your kids or their belongings with anyone.
Don’t attempt swimming, hiking, paragliding, trekking, etc. if you don’t feel comfortable.