& Gangatok Tour
Duration : 04 Nights & 05 Days Trip
Destination : Bagdogra - Darjeeling - Gangtok - Tsongmon Lake - Baba
Mandir - Gangatok - Bagdogra.
01: Arrive Bagdogra Airport/NJP - Darjeeling (90 km)
Meet our representative on arrival at Bagdogra airport or NJP railway
station and drive to Darjeeling. Upon arrival, check into a hotel. In the
evening you are free to explore the local area. Overnight stay at the
Day 02: Darjeeling
Early in the morning, we will leave for Tiger Hill for witnessing sunrise
over Mt. Kanchendzonga. Return to the hotel and en-route visit Ghoom
Monastery and Batasia Loop. Later, after breakfast visit Himalayan
Mountaineering Institute, PNZ Zoological Park (closed on Thursday),
Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refuge Centre (closed on Sunday) and Tea Garden
(outer view). Return to the hotel for lunch and spend rest of the day at
leisure, followed by overnight stay.
Day 03: Darjeeling - Gangtok (105 km)
After breakfast drive to Gangtok, land of unspoiled natural beauty with
alpine landscapes, thick luxuriant forests, rivers in torrent and peaceful
lakes. On arrival, check into a hotel. For rest of the day you are free to
explore the local area. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed to Tsongmo Lake (12,210 ft) and Baba Mandir, a 40
km drive which takes 2.5 hrs. This lake is located very close to Nathu La
Pass, which is the entry point to China termed as the "Silk Route" and
remains frozen for most parts of the year. The lake is home to the Brahminy ducks and many migratory birds. Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir,
which is highly acknowledged for its spiritual worth. We can also visit
the Nathu La Pass, which is the border between India and China. Later
drive back to Gangtok. In the evening you are free for your own
activities, followed by overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Gangtok - Bagdogra/NJP Drop
After breakfast drive to Bagdogra airport or NJP railway station for
reaching your onward destination.