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& Sikkim Tour Combinded »
07 Nights - 08 Days
Places Covered :
Bagdogra - Darjeeling - Pemayangtse - Yuksom - Gangtok
- Tshongu Lake - Gangtok - Bagdogras
Day 1 : Bagdogra - Darjeeling
Welcome on arrival at Bagdogra and transfer to Darjeeling ( 94 Kms/3hrs).
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2 : Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early morning at 3.30 start for Triger Hill to watch the spectacular sunrise
and its amazing Ghoom Monastery and Batashia Loop War Memorial while returning
to the hotel. Breakfast at the hotel is followed by full day local sightseeing
covering Padmaja and Zoological Garden, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute,
Tibetian Refugee Self-help Center and visit to all the local market (City
Life). Enjoy the historical Toy Train ride, provided the train is running
for the day.
Day 3 : Darjeeling - Pemayangtse
Morning transfer to Pemayangtse (65kms/4.5 hrs), this is the nearest motorable
point from Mt. Kanchenjunga, world's third highest peak. One can also enjoy
the spectacular Eastern Himalayan range from this place. Evening tour to Pemayangtse
monastery, the second oldest in Sikkim.
Day 4 : Pemayangtse - Yuksom
Morning transfer to Yuksom (32kms). En-route to Kanchenjunga Falls, Kenchodphelri
Lake, Rimbi Falls. At Yuksom, one can simply enjoy the scenic beauty of this
beautiful Himalayan hill village. You can also enjoy the walk around the Kartak
Lake which is just in front of the hotel. Tashi Gang Chorten is also worth
viewing and indeed a memorable experience . Overnight at Yuksom.
Day 5 : Yuksom - Gangtok
Morning transfer to Gangtok. En route to Ravangla, evening free. Overnight
Day 6 : Gangtok Sightseeing
Morning starts with the full day sightseeing in and around this capital city
of Sikkim, covering Chortan ,Stupa, Institute of Tibetology and Institute
of Handicrafts and Handlooms & Roomtek Monastery, the seat of the Kagyupa
sect of Buddhism.
Day 7 : Excursion Trip to Tshongu Lake
The morning start for a half day trip to Tshongu Lake (12400ft), which is
only 32kms from Gangtok City. Evening free for shopping.
Day 8 : Gangtok - Bagdogra
Departure transfer to Bagdogra (115kms/ 4.5hrs). Tour Ends.