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Overview

Starting Point: Darjeeling Hotel/Guest House
End Point: 
Gangtok Hotel/Guest House

Highlights of the Trip:
- Skim across the mountain passes that will leave you breathless
- Relish a hot bowl of noodles sitting by the color-changing glacial lake – Tsomgo
- Catch the grand sight of mighty Mt. Kanchenjunga from Tashi viewpoint
- Watch the sun paint the city golden from the highest point in Darjeeling hills
- Visit the gigantic railway loop where the toy train makes a 360-degree turn

About the Destination:

A trip to the Queen of Himalayas, Darjeeling is nothing short of a dream-come-true for many, and if it is combined with the mystic hamlets of Gangtok, it becomes a little bit more fanciful. The lush green tea estates, the fluttering Tibetan flags lining the snow-clad mountains, the iconic toy train, monasteries, and sweeping views of Mt. Kanchenjunga are a few things to expect from this little dreamlike excursion.

About the trip:
- Those in quest of a peaceful vacation can rest secured as this tour brings heart-warming vistas of snow-laden landscapes together with unlimited fun and pleasure. Beginning from the tea heritage of India, Darjeeling it moves towards the capital city of mountainous Sikkim.
- Ascend towards the Tiger Hill viewpoint that is situated at a straight-line the distance of 107 miles from the Everest bask in the serenity of morning sun, explore the largest high altitude zoo in India, meditate at the monasteries, and fade in the faint whiff of tea leaves in tea estates.
- The climax of the tour is Gangtok where you can sink in the tranquility of the glacial lake close to the Indo-China border, marvel at the Orchid Flower Show, admire the austere Himalayas from Tashi viewpoint and Ganesh Tok, and get insights of Buddhist culture from the various monasteries.

Note: Cost is for min. 2 pax. Hit the send inquiry to get discounted prices for 2 or more people traveling together.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - IXB/NJP TO DARJEELING -90 KMS IN 3HRS

    Arrive at Bagdogra Airport[IXB]/Railway Station [NJP]

    Hop on the sharing cab and depart to Darjeeling

    Gaze on the awe-inspiring landscapes of snow-laden mountains en-route

    Check in to the hotel

    Hang around the city at your leisure

    Overnight stay at Darjeeling

  • Day 2 - DARJEELING FULL DAY CITY TOUR (4.00 AM - 7.30 AM & 9.00 AM - 1.00 PM)

    Get up early in the morning to witness the sunrise over Mt. Kanchenjunga

    Catch one of the best sights of the rising sun from Tiger Hill

    Traverse the Batasia Loop, brilliantly built beautiful engineering wonder

    See the Ghoom Monastery, located at a grand elevation of 8000ft

    Relish a sumptuous breakfast

    Drop around to see the Darjeeling Zoo and Mountaineering Institute

    Take a soothing stroll in the Tea Garden

    Excuse yourself to explore the cousin rocks, Tenzing Rock and Gombu Rock

    Pay homage to the beautiful avatars of Buddha in Peace Pagoda

    Get a glimpse of Buddhist prayer rituals at the Japanese Temple

    Devote the evening in shopping

    Overnight Stay at Darjeeling

  • Day 3 - DARJEELING TO GANGTOK-110 KM IN 4HRS- DEPARTURE AT 8.00 AM

    Check out from the hotel at Darjeeling and head towards Gangtok (Alt 5550ft/1675m)

    Enjoy the four-hour drive through the rocky terrain

    Once you arrive, check in to the hotel

    Wander around the capital city at your leisure

    Overnight stay at Gangtok

  • Day 4 - GANGTOK TO TSOMGO LAKE - 52 KM IN 3HRS (7.30AM - 2.30PM)

    Depart early in the morning to Tsomgo Lake (Alt 12000ft/3600m)

    Catch a glimpse of the beauty of the snow-covered landscape surrounding the lake

    Try riding a Yak or play in the snow

    Visit the unique Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir

    Drive back to the hotel for late lunch

    Explore the city at your leisure

    Overnight stay at Gangtok

  • Day 5 - GANGTOK FULL DAY CITY TOUR (9.00AM - 4.30PM)

    Delve into a full-day city tour

    Gorge at the benign Banjhakri falls that are sourced from springs

    Relish some soulful time in Gonjang Monastery, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, and Dro Dul Chorten

    Know more about Gangtok’s traditional arts in Government Institute of Cottage Industry

    Go for an excursion to Orchid House Flower Show and Ropeway (ticket charges directly payable)

    Savor a delicious lunch

    Catch the sweeping views of Mt. Kanchenjunga from Tashi viewpoint

    Hike to the Ganesh Tok, a temple situated atop the hill

    Stop by the Bakthang Waterfalls and click a few pictures

    Drive back to the hotel and spend the evening at your leisure

    Overnight stay at Gangtok

  • Day 6 - GANGTOK TO IXB/NJP-120 KM IN 4HRS- DEPARTURE AT 7.30 AM

    Check out from the hotel

    Drive back to the airport/railway station

    Leave with a prevailing smile

Stay

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  • Accommodation is based on your choice of stay on a twin/triple sharing basis

Meal

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  • Daily Breakfast

Activity

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  • Sightseeing

Other Inclusions

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  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary
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  • All permit Fees
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  • Driver, Parking and Toll Charges for the vehicle

Transport

    7
  • Transfer & sightseeing by Baleno or Innova based on capacity

Things To Carry

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  • Valid IDs
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  • Sunscreen
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  • Sunglasses
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  • Hat
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  • Camera
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  • Shoes
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  • Comfortable clothes
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  • Towels
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  • Mosquito Repellent

Advisory

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  • Government Institute of Cottage Industry: closed on Sunday, 2nd Saturday.
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  • Namgyal Institute of Tibetology: closed on Sunday.
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  • Darjeeling Zoo and Mountaineering Institute: closed on Thursdays.
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  • The vehicle is only available for point to point services.
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  • Entry Fee to monuments is not included in this package.
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  • The itineraries are flexible. If unexpected events arise, there may be change plans to take advantage of the situation or deal with an issue. Please be flexible and allow the program to unfold.

Tour Type

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  • This activity can be availed as a private or group tour

Cancellation Policy

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  • If cancellations are made anytime 30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 16-29 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 8-15 days before the start date of the trip, 75% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 0-7 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.

Refund Policy

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  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
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  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Booking Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

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