Darjeeling, which is fondly called as the ‘Queen of Hills’ is amongst the most beautiful and gorgeous hill stations in the country. And while on this tour, you will get to know why this hill station is called such. Quite similar to Darjeeling, Gangtok also boasts of being one of the most beautiful and highest visited tourist destinations in the country. During your visit to both these destinations, you will be visiting some of the must-to-visit places and tourist spots. Also, things to do like sunrise view, tea garden visits, nature excursions within the tour will offer you a heavenly chance to be an eye-witness of the fascinating beauty Darjeeling and Gangtok holds! Be prepared to start believing in fairy tales, where dreams does come true!
Here you will know about the most popular local sightseeing tours of Darjeeling that cover some of the best tourist attractions in and around the hill town. You will also know about how best to take such tours, cost, timings etc. These tours are usually completed in half a day and therefore for some of them you have an option of taking it in the first half or in the second half. Remember these local tours cover preset sightseeing points within a fixed time.
Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Gangtok (125 kms / 4 hrs)
Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Gangtok (5,480 ft.). On arrival Check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 02: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) Which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provided alternate sightseeing.)
Day 03: Gangtok Local Sightseeing – Darjeeling (115 kms / 4 hrs)
This morning start for a half day trip of Gangtok city covering Flower show, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Institute of Tibetology, Dro-dul Chorten, Enchey Monastery & Banjakhri Falls (maximum 3 - 4 hours). Afternoon drive to Darjeeling (6,710 ft.). On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 04: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning (at 04:00 am) drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self - help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple. Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 05: Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (98 kms / 3 hrs)
After breakfast Check-out from hotel and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.
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The nearest airport to Darjeeling is Bagdogra which is approximately 95 km away from the city.
The nearest railway station to Darjeeling is New Jalpaiguri which connects the city with all the major parts of the country.
4 Nights / 5 Days
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