Romantic Gateway - North East



Package Inclusions :
  • Room on optional (as per plan) Occupancy as above stated hotels.
  • Night accommodation as per plan.
  • Daily Breakfast at the Hotel.
  • Transportation with Service oriented driver.
  • Fuel, Toll, Parking Fee and Driver Allowance.
  • Arrival/ Departure Assistance.
  • All prevailing taxes.

Package Exclusions :
  • Monument Entrance Fee, that has to be paid directly on arrival at the monuments.
  • International / Domestic Flights.
  • Personal expense such as use of mini bar, mineral water, laundry, telephone etc. at the hotels. All such expenses will have to be paid directly.
  • Any other thing that has not been mentioned in the "Cost Inclusions”.

Detailed Itinerary :

Day 01 : Arrive Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri - Proceed to Gangtok
Welcome to "Romantic Getaway - Nort East' tour! Upon arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway station,begin your tour. Travel through the picturesque highway running s through the lush green forests along the bank of river Teesta on one side and sky touching mountain ranges of Eastern Himalaya on other side. Enroute view the valley carpeted with numerous wild flowers. Upon arrival Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure for independent activities. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 02 : Gangtok - Excursion Tshangu Lake
This morning after breakfast, you will proceed for an excursion to Tshangu Lake - situated at a height of 12400Ft / 3780 Mts / 43Kms in 3Hrs one way, with an average depth of 50 ft. The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around. The lake freezes completely during the winter and is much revered by the locals in case of Land slide or any reason Tshangu Lake is closed we will provided alternate sightseeing. The rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy the in-house facilities of the hotel. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 03 : Onto Kalimpong
Today after breakfast leave for a half day sightseeing covering the exotic Jhakri Water Falls along with Droul Chorthen, Research Institute of Tibetology - 30 which houses thousand volumes and translations of the original teachings of Buddha, Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom & Flower Show. Afternoon drive to Kalimpong (3937 Ft / 1200 Mts, 85 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs). Upon arrival in Kalimpong you will check into your hotel. Enshrined with ancient Buddhist monasteries, centuries old churches and exquisite revered temples, Kalimpong was earlier a part of Bhutan until it was wrested by British rulers and joined to Indian territory. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight in Kalimpong
Day 04 : Onto Darjeeling
Today after breakfast visit Dello hills, Dr. Graham's Home - an educational institution founded as a home and school for orphan children, Flower Nurseries, Jang-Dong-Palriffo Brang - Monastry built in the mid-1970s by the Dalai Lama, and Durbin Dara Hills - The highest point in Kalimpong, offerings a breathtaking view of the plains below. View the Teesta and Rangeet rivers, western Sikkim, the Kanchenjunga peak, Peshoke and Lopchu tea estates, Nathu-la pass and the towns of Siliguri and Kurseong. Later you will be transferred to Darjeeling (7380 Ft / 2250 Mts, 70 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs). Upon arrival in Darjeeling you will check into your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Darjeeling, in true sense presents a posy of attractions and a wide choice for shopping. Overnight in Darjeeling
Day 05 : Darjeeling
Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8364 Ft / 2550 Mts at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). Even Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, is visible from here. The hesitant rays of the early morning sun paint these peaks in pale gold. On way back visit Ghoom Monastery & Batasia Loop. After breakfast go for a half-day sight seeing of the Japanese Temple, Peace pagoda- The Japanese Peace Pagoda was established by Nipponzan Myohoji, a Japanese Buddhist order. The pagoda is the highest free structure in the town and showcases the four avatars of the Buddha, in gold polish and eight carvings on sandstone depicting different stages of Buddha's life. Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday) - dedicated towards conserving several endangered varieties of Himalayan fauna and home to a number of endangered species named Red Panda, Tibetan Wolf, the Siberian Tiger and Snow Leopard ; Tenzing & Gombu Rock - a gigantic natural rock in Darjeeling is named after Tenzing Norgay, the man who created history by climbing the Everest first time along with Edmund Hillary in 1953 ; Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Closed on Sunday) - housing many Tibetan refugees who fled their country when china occupied Tibet and is the most important handicraft centre & Tea Estate to view the tea gardens . The rest of the day is at leisure. You can soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of this city or indulge in shopping! Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 06 : Depart Darjeeling
Today, bid farewell to "Romantic Getaway - North East" tour as you are transferred to Bagdogra Airport/ New Jalpaiguri Railway station for your onward journey.

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