Sikkim is a state in northeast India, bordered by Bhutan, Tibet and Nepal. Part of the Himalayas, the area has a dramatic landscape that includes India’s highest mountain, 8,586m Kangchenjunga. Sikkim is also home to glaciers, alpine meadows and thousands of varieties of wildflowers. Steep paths lead to hilltop Buddhist monasteries such as Pemayangtse, which dates to the early 1700s.
The official languages of the state are English, Nepali, Sikkimese and Lepcha
Duration: 2 N Gangtok - 2 N Lachung - 1 N Gangtok - 2 N Pelling - 2 N Darjeeling
Gangtok : Alpine Hills Hotel (Retreat Group)
Lachung : Hotel Lachung Eyes
Pelling : The Aryan Regency
Darjeeling : Sumitel Suites & Spa
Tours & Transfers: Included by a private vehicle
- Accomodation for 3 Night in Gangtok
- Accomodation for 2 Night in Lachung
- Accomodation for 2 Night in Pelling
- Accomodation for 2 Night in Darjeeling
- Daily Breakfast & Dinner
- A sedan vehicle for transfers and sightseeing as per mentioned itinerary.
- All tolls, parking charges and driver allowance
- All Taxes
- Any specific component not mentioned in inclusions
- Meals unless mentioned
- Expenses of Personal Nature
- Camera Fees or monument fees
- Travel Insurance
Day 1 : Arrive at Bagdogra airport. Drive to Gangtok. (135 km. / approx 5.00 Hrs drive)
Arrive at Bagdogra airport. Meet our local representative, driver cum local guide. Board your vehicle & drive to the capital city of Sikkim, Gangtok. Check into your hotel & relax. Overnight stay at Gangtok. (Spl. Note:- Since the Gangtok to Bagdogra is 5hrs. drive, we recommend you to take a morning or afternoon flights to reach the hotel at the right time)
Day 2 : Local Sightseeing at Gangtok. (9.30 am to 3.30 PM approx)
After your respective meal, you will be taken for local sightseeing of Gangtok city which includes: Handicraft and Handloom, Flower Show, Ganesh Tok, and Tashi viewpoint, Gonjang Monastery, Bakthang Waterfalls, Do Drol Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Enchay Monastery, Ropeway, Hanuman Tok. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 3 : Drive from Gangtok to Lachung. (125 kms./ approx 7.00 Hrs drive)
In the morning, check out from your hotel and proceed to Lachung. Lachung is a mountain village close to the Tibetan border. On the way to take a break for some beautiful spots which are worth seeing and visiting like Naga Waterfall, The Confluence of Lachen Chu (River) & Lachung Chu (River) at Chungthang and Bhim Nala Waterfall. On arrival check into your hotel. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 4 : Lachung - Local sightseeing of Yumthang
In the Morning, Your trip starts with Yumthang valley, also known as "the valley of flowers". Yumthang is a nature sanctuary with the river, hot springs, yaks and grazing pasture on rolling meadows surrounded by the Himalayan mountains. Later return back to your Lachung hotel. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 5 : Drive from Lachung to Gangtok. (125 kms./ approx 7.00 Hrs drive)
In the morning, check out from the hotel & proceed to Gangtok. On the way, if the weather is clear you may get to see Mighty Khangchendzonga from Singhik viewpoint. On arrival at check-in to your hotel. Rest of the evening free to relax in the comfort of your hotel. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 6 : Drive from Gangtok to Pelling. (120 Kms / approx 05 Hrs drive)
In the morning, check out from the hotel and proceed for Pelling. The pleasant little town of Pelling is famous for magnificent views of the snow-capped Kanchenjunga range, the third-highest peak in the world. Enroute, visit Samdruptse & Siddheshwar Dham (Chardham) in Namchi. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Day 7 : Pelling - Local Sightseeing
After your respective meal, board your vehicle as we take you to local sightseeing of Pelling city. Visit Darap village, Rimbi water Falls, Khecheopalri Lake & Khangchendzonga waterfalls. Post lunch, visit, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdentse Ruins, New Helipad Ground. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Day 8 : Drive from Pelling to Darjeeling
This morning, after breakfast, transfer to Darjeeling via Singla check post. Darjeeling, also known as "Queen of Hills" is a hill station in the state of West Bengal. Once the summer resort of British raj, this place still carries the same charm. On arrival check-in to your hotel & relax in the comforts of your hotel. Overnight stay at Darjeeling
Day 9 : Full Day Sightseeing of Darjeeling
Wake up around 0400 hrs today, as we take you to Tiger Hill (8,400 ft.) to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds’ 3rd highest peak). Later, return back to your hotel. Enroute, visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast at your hotel, board your vehicle as we take you to visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), and Japanese Temple. Enjoy a 2 hours ride from Ghum to Batasia loop to enjoy breathtaking views of Kanchenjunga range. (tickets are subject to availability). Overnight at Darjeeling. Note: - Toy Train tickets shall be extra. The zoological park is closed on Thursday. Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre is closed on Sunday.
Day 10 : Drive to Bagdogra airport from Darjeeling. Tour Ends.
After breakfast, check out and drive back to Bagdogra to catch your flight for your onward journey. Tour Ends.