Overview

Sikkim could well be described as a fairy-tale. It is an amazing place of hidden valleys, mystical monasteries, snow-fed lakes with a high mountain feel and covered with flowers and forests. Sikkim is now a state of India tucked in the Himalaya across Nepal’s eastern frontier. Darjeeling nestling in the grandeur and beauty of towering snow-capped mountains with the mighty Kanchenjunga (King of the Mountains) dominating the somber landscape around, lies a jewel of a town — elegant, sophisticated and incredibly beautiful.

Sikkim Darjeeling Kalimpong tour is popular tour in Sikkim. Sikkim Darjeeling tour offer beautiful Himalayan views, beautiful landscape , mixed culture , temples and monasteries etc. Sikkim Darjeeling kalimpong tour take to you heart of the Sikkim Darjeeling Kalimpong as well as important places in west and east Sikkim such as the mystical Khechophalri lake popularly know as the Wishing Lake, Pemayangtse Monastery which is one of the oldest and most important monastries and the Rabdentse Palace ruins located near Pelling . Visit the Tiger Hill for sunrise, Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park where Snow Leopard and Red pandas are bred in captivity; The Yiga Choling Monastery with the Statute of Maitrya Buddha which happens to be the oldest monastery in Darjeeling.

A. Itinerary in Detail (13 Days)

Day 1- Arrival in Kathmandu. 
Accord a warm welcome / pick up at the airport / transfer to Hotel / briefing about the tour

Day 2 – Sightseeing Kathmandu
Full day sightseeing /  many historical monuments, temples, stupas, UNESCO world heritage sites, etc.

Day 3 – Arrive Bhadrapur Airport and transfer to Darjeeling. Entry/Exit formalities at Nepal & India border immigration. Drive will take 3/4 hrs in 108 Km including tea break in Kurseong town.

Day 4 – Early morning visit of Tiger Hill Sunrise Point (11 Km & 2,800 Metre) and on the way back to Darjeeling visit region most oldest monastery Yiga Choeling. After breakfast and some rest we start our day visit includes tea factory, Tibetan refugee self help center, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Everest Museum) and Padma Naidu Zoological Park along with.

Day 5 – Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Joy Ride  and some walking activities. Free afternoon.

Day 6 – Darjeeling drive to Pelling (West Sikkim) 74 in Km and 4/5  hrs including break and Inner Line Permit formalities at Sikkim border checkpost.

Day 7 – In Pelling visit Khecheoplari Lake, Pemayangtse Monastery, Sangachoeling Monastery and Rabdhantse Ruins.

Day 8 – Pelling drive to Gangtok capital town of Sikkim – 131 Km in 5/6 hrs including breaks. On arrival check in hotel and free evening.

Day 9 – In Gangtok full day visit includes          Enchey Monastery, Institute of Tibetalogy, Do Drul Chorten, Flower Exhibition Hall and Cottage Industries.

Day 10 – Gangtok drive to Kalimpong via Rumtek Monastery (Headquarter of Kagyupa Sect) – 71 Km 4/5 hrs including visit, break and boder checkpost exit formalities.

Day 11 – In Kalimpong visit Dr Graham Homes School, Pine View Nursery, Tharpa Choeling Monastery, Durpin Monastery. Afternoon walk to town and visit local haat bazaar (weekly market).

Day 12 – Departure to Bhadrapur Airport and flight to Kathmandu.

Day 13 – Departure Day: drop off at the airport and fly to onward destination with beautiful memory back home

 

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(The cost varies with the number of trekkers in the group. Please contact us with the number of trekkers for the exact quote)

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