Darjeeling Gangtok Honeymoon Tour
DARJEELING – GANGTOK
07 Days / 06 Nights
Day 01: NJP Rly Station or Bagdogra Airport & continue drive to Darjeeling (3 hrs)
Today arrive NJP railway station or Bagdogra airport. And continue drive to Darjeeling - Darjeeling is the definitive Indian hill station. Dating back to the Raj era, it's arguably West Bengal’s premier attraction. You can explore colonial-era architecture, visit Buddhist monasteries, and spot snow leopards and red pandas at the nearby zoo. Arrive and check in, overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 02: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning (at 04:00 am) visit to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzonga (28,208 ft. Worlds third highest peak), on your way back we see Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast embark on a sightseeing tour of Darjeeling covering - Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee selfhelp Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view). Evening free or can be spent at the mall (Chowrastha). Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 03: Mirik Excursion (2 hrs)
After breakfast full day excursion trip to Mirik Lake (4,900 ft.) via Indo-Nepal Border (Extra vehicle charges will be applicable for Nepal Border to Pashupati Market). Mirik is famous for its man-made Sumendu Lake, Cardamom plantations and Tea Estates. (One can do Boating on direct payment basis in lake). At evening, return to the hotel. Stay overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 04: Darjeeling – Gangtok (4 hrs)
After breakfast proceed Gangtok - Capital of the northern Indian state of Sikkim. A gradually growing sprawl of concrete, the town is blessed with a handful of sights, and doubles as a good base for excursions to places such as Rumtek and Tsomgo Lake. On arrival, check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure. Stay overnight in Gangtok.
Day 05: Gangtok Local Sightseeing
Start for a full day city tour covering Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok & Hanuman Tok, Ranka Monastery, Banjakhri Falls, Cottage Industry, Dro-dul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Flower show and Handicraft Centre (maximum 6 hours). Stay overnight in Gangtok.
Day 06: 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 from Gangtok city. Stay overnight in Gangtok.
OR (Due to Road blockage by Land slide en route Tsomgo Lake)
Excursion to Temi Tea & Chardham
Start for a full day excursion of Temi Tea Garden & Chardham. Return to Gangtok in evening. Stay overnight in Gangtok.
Day 07: NJP Rly Station or Bagdogra Airport (4 hrs)
After breakfast checkout from hotel and transfer to NJP Rly Station or Bagdogra Airport for onward destination.