4 Nights 5 Days
Nestled between the mighty peaks of the Himalayas, the city of Gangtok rises as a center for Tibetology and Tibetan Buddhist culture. It is the capital of the state of Sikkim in India and a popular destination for globetrotters. With its stunning views of Mount Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world, this beautiful city gained prominence after the construction of Enchey Monastery. Today, Gangtok is home to many monasteries and educational institutions. The Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Himalayan Zoological Park, Ganesh Tok, Enchey Gompa and White Memorial Hall, are few of the attractions in Gangtok. Another feature of the city, is that it acts as a gateway to other parts of the state. It is very easy to travel to the various places of interest in Sikkim from Gangtok like Tsomgo Lake, Yumthang Valley, Nathu La Pass, Pelling and more.
On arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra (IXB) Airport you will be received by Yatra Representative who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok. Upon arrival proceed for check-in at hotel.
Evening free for relaxation. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
After breakfast proceed for a full day excursion to Tsomgo Lake with an average depth of 50ft. spend a few blissful hours gazing at the absolute perfection of natural beauty at the Tsomgo lake and surrounding scenic view, further drive will take you to another holy site BABA MANDIR visit and return back to Gangtok. Overnight at Stay at Gangtok.Optional Visit - One can visit Nathula Pass (Indo-china boarder) by paying supplement, the visit is subjected to Permit and it's not guaranteed, Nathula Pass remains closed on Monday & Tuesday.
After breakfast proceed to Darjeeling. Evening free for relaxation / self activity. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Early morning at around 3:45 AM drive to Tiger Hill to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak(subject to clear weather). On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop.Back to hotel for breakfast & freshen up – After breakfast proceed to city tour includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway (Ticket on direct payment basis), Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate (Outer View), Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda. Back to hotel. Evening free to take a tiny walk around mall road - Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
After breakfast departure transfer to Bagdogra (IXB) Airport for your onwards journeys.