Kalimpong (01 N) Gangtok (03 N) Lachung (02 N) Darjeeling (02 N)

  • Visit : Darjeeling, Gangtok , Kalimpong, Lachung
  • Validity : 01/9/2018 - 31/3/2019
  • Overview : 8Nights / 9Days
starting from INR 25,285   per person on twin/double sharing

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OVERVIEW

Sikkim beautifully houses alpine meadows, glaciers and various varieties of wildflowers. Meticulously designed 8 days Sikkim with Darjeeling tour lets you explore the shimmering lakes, lustrous waterfalls and snow-capped mountains of the Northeast India. Take dip in the hot springs which possess healing properties. Visit tranquil Peace Pagoda and Enchey Monastery. Soak-in the beauty of colorful flowers at Yumthang Valley. Click selfies to your heart’s content at Mangan and Singhik viewpoints. Reach early at Tiger hill to admire the sunrise view. Take a tour to Ghoom Monastery and don’t skip the Batasia Loop. Book the package and get ready for a memorable vacation.

Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.

 

Trip Highlights:

  1. Mesmerizing sunrise view from Tiger Hill
  2. Leisure walk at the tea estate of Darjeeling
  3. Visit to the beautiful Peace Pagoda
  4. Visit to the Flower Show and Enchey Monastery in Gangtok
  5. Beautiful views from Tashi viewpoint
  6. Short trip to the colorful Yumthang Valley or 'Valley of Flowers'
  7. Visit to the oldest Buddhist Gompa of Sikkim, Lachung Monastery
  8. Photo opportunity at Singhik and Mangan view points, capturing various peaks of the mighty Himalayas
  9. Yak ride at Tsomgo Lake
  10. Excursion to Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial War temple

ITINERARY

 

DAY 01 - Arrival & Transfer to Kalimpong

Our representative will be there to receive the Guest at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - He will assist guest to proceed to Kalimpong - Nearly 85 Kilometers, 3 ½ - 4 Hours drive - Kalimpong is a historical destination situated on the old silk route - It is situated on the foothills of the Himalayas at an elevation of 1243 meters / 4078 feet with lots of greenery - Kalimpong is a hill station buzzing with colorful people and bazaar – Specialty are the nurseries with orchids, Gladiolus, rarest cacti, etc – There are historical buildings over 50 nurseries and offers spectacular views of the Mount Kanchendzonga and its range - It is ideal setting with milder climate and various tourist options - Check into Hotel / resort – Evening free to roam around the local market or nursery - Over night stay at Kalimpong

Day 02 - Sight Seeing in Kalimpong & Transfer to Gangtok

Morning breakfast in hotel – Drive for sight seeing tour through scenic road to Forest Museum (Closed On Thursday), Deolo Hill, Hanuman Mandir, Dr Graham Homes, Durbin Monastery, Mangaldham, Pine View Nurseries (Cactus Only) – Next drive for 105 kilometers 2 – 2 ½ hours - Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim the 22nd state of India – The diversity is from tranquility to adventure, land of monastery, mystic rituals & festivals at an height of 1670 meters / 5480 feet and is the most visited spot of India - It is one of the most beautiful town with varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and butterflies - Check into hotel - Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok

Day 03 -Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir(Full Day)

Morning breakfast at hotel – Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir ( New ) nearly 40 kilometers - The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep - Generally covered in snow for most of the year the year – This lake is home to the Brahmini ducks & many migratory birds – Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all - Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers and is optional tour - Back to Gangtok - Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok (Incase of Landslide or due to any other reasons ifTshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided)

Day - 04 – Transfer to Lachung

Early morning breakfast – Next start for North Sikkim package tour – Leave Gangtok at about 10 A M proceed to Lachung 119 kilometers – 4 ½ hours – 5 ½ hours – Lachung is situated at an altitude of 8600 feet - On the way stop and enjoy a few wonderful locations like Tashi Viewpoint, Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, confluence of Lachen chu and Lachung Chu at Chungthang, Twin Waterfalls and Bhim Nala Waterfalls - Lunch break at Namok( Extra Cost ) - The roads are colored with full bloom of Primulae, Rhododendrons and many other Alpine flowers Guest specially during spring – Guest are likely to reach Lachung at late afternoon or early evening - Check into the hotel / resort - Evening free to stroll around the village - Dinner will be served at about 8 PM – Overnight stay at Lachung

Day 05 – Sight Seeing at Yumthang

After breakfast drive towards Yumthang situated at an elevation of nearly 11800 feet - On the way you may visit the famous hot spring which is known for its curative properties of skin diseases - Yumthang is a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends - In spring the valley erupts in riots of colors as Primulae, Rhododendrons and many other Alpine flowers in full bloom along with snow covered valley except in autumn - During winter Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adding to the ethereal beauty - Return to resort at Lachung for Lunch - After lunch visit Lachung Monastery, Cottage Industry and Waterfalls – Evening free to stroll around the village - Dinner will be served at about 8 PM – Overnight stay at Lachung

Day 06 - Transfer to Gangtok

After breakfast leave for Gangtok - 125 kilometers, 4 – 5 hours drive - On the way stops at Singhik and Mangan - If the weather is fine and the sky is clear one can enjoy the view of Himalayan range with mount Kanchenjunga, mount Pandim, mount Kabru, mount Simvo, mount Jopuno, mount Khanchendzonga and mount Siniolchu - Various location offers a majestic view of these peaks hence photography will consume some time – The drive will be smooth due to the scenic beauty as in spring the forest cover erupts in a riot of colors as Rhododendrons, Primulae and many other Alpine Flowers are in full bloom - Back to Gangtok Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok

Day 07 - Gangtok Local Sight Seeing (Half Day) & Transfer to Darjeeling

Morning breakfast - After breakfast drive for the city tour of Gangtok - Visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery,White Hall, Flower Show &Transfer to Darjeeling - Nearly 125 kilometers 3 - 3 ½ hours drive – Darjeeling - At an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet lies the land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Mount Everest is the Queen of the hills – It is also home to the famous World Heritage train – The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) - Check into hotel – Evening free to roam around Mall or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Darjeeling

Day 08 - Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing(Half Day)

Early morning at around3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hillto view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather) – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop – Back to hotel for breakfast - After breakfast rest for half an hour After breakfast next round of sight seeing - Half Day city tour includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda – Back to hotel – Evening free to stroll around the area - Overnight stay at Darjeeling

Day - 09 – Departure – Darjeeling to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction)

Morning breakfast - After breakfast transfer to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - Nearly 105 kilometers 3 ½ - 4 hours drive – Forwarding Journey

PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • Pick up and drop from NJP/Bagdogra.
  • Accommodation on twin Sharing Basis.
  • Meal Plan: CP(Room + Breakfast)
  • Exclusive Non a/c vehicle for transfers & sightseeing. Please brief to guest that vehicle will not be at disposal it will be available to guest as per itinerary only (point to point basis)
  • All permit fees & hotel taxes (as per itinerary).

PACKAGE EXCLUDES

  • Personal Expenses such as Laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity, mineral water, soft & hard drinks, rafting, rock climbing, portrage.
  • Anything which is not mentioned under “INCLUDES” header.
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance Fees & Guide charges.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot).
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
  • Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
  • Difference in cost arising due to extra usage of vehicle, other than scheduled & mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Difference in cost arising due to change in Taxes by the Government which will have to be collected directly ON ARRIVAL.

TERMS

  • Every tourist should send a Xerox copy of their voter’s identity card or passport and three passport size photographs at least ten days before the tour starts.
  • Tourists should carry their id cards at all times during the tour.
  • Booking to be confirmed before 15 days with payment.
  • Company does not have any liability if the tour is cancelled or itinerary changed during the tour due to any unpredictable event.
  • Company does not cover insurance in case of any accidents or loss of belongings, etc.
  • Do not carry Indian Rs 500 or Rs 1000 currency notes.
  • GST Extra.
  • Permit require for Tsomgo Lake. It is mandatory that guest should carry 04 copies of pass – port size photograph, original photo ID proof with photo copy (identity card – Voter ID card/Pass-port/Driving License etc) for processing the permit.
  • Permit also require for traveling to North Sikkim (Lachung & Lachen). Requires 02 more copies of passport size photographs along with original photo ID proof.
  • The above-mentioned hotels will be confirmed as per the room availability. Otherwise we will confirm similar category.
  • The rates quoted in the packages are on per person basis, valid for Indian nationals & High seasons surcharge will be applicable from 20TH Dec – 04TH Jan
  • Airfare, Taxes and Hotel Rate can be change any time without prior notice.
  • In case cancellation of ticket Validation charges as per rule shall be applicable.
  • We require a booking along with an order from duly signed by you to proceed further to your reservation procedure. Any balance payment at the time of handing over the documents to you will be settled in case only.
  • If there will be a surcharge from the hotel will be applicable.
  • An early or late arrival/departure transfer will be subject to surcharge.
  • Early check in / late check out is subject to extra charges & availability of rooms at the hotel.
  • The above rate does not include supplement for any exhibition / festival period.
  • Kindly check the hotel rating and other on recitative websites and we stand no guarantee to the same.
  • Double or twin sharing rooms are subject to availability and at the sole discretion of the Hotel.
  • Hotel Check in and check out time is generally 12 noon. Early check in / late check out are subject to availability and at the discretion of the Hotel.
  • The client to verify the time from the hotel as regards meal timing and strictly adhere to it. Meals menu is fixed as per the hotel discretion.

 

Payment Policy:

  • After booking 100% payment if travel within 20 days.
  • If travel date 1 month after booking so 50% payment at booking time and remaining amount within 15 days .
  • If you will not paid before 15 days so your booking will be cancelled.
  • If travel date 2 or 3 month after booking so 30% payment at booking time and remaining amount you paid 50% within 20 days and remaining 20% amount you paid before 15 days of travel date.
  • If you will not paid before 15 days so your booking will be cancelled.

 

Cancellation Policy:

  • If you cancel your Holiday, amounts as per the following slabs shall be forfeited by Jetair Tours:
  • 0-15 Days from date of departure 100% of tour cost.
  • 16-30 Days from date of departure 50% of tour cost.
  • 31-90 Days from date of departure booking amount.
  • The amount paid as per the before-mentioned timelines shall be non-refundable.