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HILLS OF THE EAST

The queen of mountains beckons to your once again to visit here - either to refresh your memory or to make lifetime memories which will take you through the monasteries, the unspoilt hill sides and the ubiquitous yet astonishing picturesqueness that we normally associate with the Hills Of The East.
Darjeeling, Gangtok, Pelling 8 Days/7 Nights.

Itinerary:
  • DAY 1:Darjeeling - NJP Railway Station

    Assistance on arrival at Bagdogra airport / NJP station and transfer to Darjeeling. Check-in to your hotel on arrival. Overnight in Darjeeling.

  • DAY 2:Darjeeling – Sightseeing

    Early morning (at 04:00 am) visit to Tiger Hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzonga (28,208 ft. World's 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 Self-Help Centre (Closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (Outer View) and Japanese Peace Pagoda. Evening free or can be spent at the Mall (Chowrastha). Overnight in Darjeeling.

  • DAY 3:Darjeeling To Gangtok

    After breakfast transfer to Gangtok. Check in to hotel and overnight at Gangtok.

  • DAY 4:Gangtok – Local Sightseeing

    After breakfast embark on a half day local sightseeing tour of Gangtok covering Rumtek Monastery, Dro-Dul Chorten, Institute Of Tibetology, Handicraft Centre and Flower Show. Overnight in Gangtok.

  • DAY 5:Gangtok - Sightseeing (Approx – 52 Kms)

    Post breakfast embark on an excursion trip to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) and Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial (13200 ft). Overnight in Gangtok.

  • DAY 6:Gangtok - Pelling (Approx – 135 Kms 5 Hrs)

    After breakfast take the transfer to Pelling (6200 ft.). On the way, visit Ravongla with a short tea break. Check-in to your hotel on arrival. Rest of the day free at your own. Overnight in Pelling.

  • DAY 7:Pelling – Sightseeing

    After breakfast embark on a sightseeing tour of Pelling covering - Darap Valley, Rimbi Water Falls, Rock Garden, Kanchenjunga Falls, Khachoedpalri Lake. Return to hotel. Post lunch continue sightseeing tour covering Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse Ruins, Helipad Ground. Evening free at your own. Overnight at Pelling.

  • DAY 8:Pelling – Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station

    Post breakfast take the departure transfer to Bagdogra airport / NJP railway station for your onward journey.