Explore the true beauty of Gangtok on anb extensive Sikkim tour. The Best of North East Sikkim tour package will take you to several famous and exotic tourist destinations in Sikkim, including tea gardens, high-reaching mountains, lakes and monasteries. Find this Gangtok tour package at the best price for you on TrueHAB.
Our representative will be there to receive you at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) or Bagdogra Airport (IXB) or Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminal. He will be assisting you with the transfer to Darjeeling. Located nearly 105 kilometers away, your drive will be 3.5-4 hours long. drive. Upon reaching, discover tremendous beauty at the height of 2,123 meters or 70,001 feet, the tea gardens with the Mount Everest in the backdrop. You will also find the famous World Heritage train, operated by the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR). Check in at the hotel, following which you will get the evening free to roam around Mall or thelocal shopping center. End the day with an overnight stay in Darjeeling.
Early in the morning at around 3.45 am, board the drive that takes you to 8,000 feet or 2,440 meters. You will travel through primitive forests of oak and magnolia to Tiger Hill, to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak, subject to clear weather. On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial and Batasia Loop, IOnce at the hotel again you can have your breakfast, before preparing for the next round of sightseeing. You will head out on the half day long city tour that includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (closed on Thursday), the ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Natural History Museum (Sunday closed) and Peace Pagoda. After this eventful and enriuching day, head back to the hotel, where you will enjoy the evening free to stroll around the Mall area or Chowk Bazaar. End the day with a comfortable overnight stay at your hotel in Darjeeling.
In the morning after breakfast, transfer to Gangtok. After a 3-3.5 hours long drive over a distance of 135 km, you will reach Gangtok. With varied options for tourists, it is known for its monasteries, orchids, high altitude lake and butterflies. Check in at the hotel, then head out to visit the Directorate of Handicrafts and Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten stupa, Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, etc. Finally, return to the hotel and enjoy the evening free, followed by an overnight stay in Gangtok.
In the morning after breakfast at the hotel, head on an excursion to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir, located nearly 40 kms away. The lake is oval-shaped and nearly 50 feet deep. Generally covered in snow for most of the year, this lake is home to Brahmini ducks and many migratory birds. Nearby is the Baba Mandir known to be a very sacred site for all. If you wish, proceed further to Nathu La Pass, from where the border of China is nearly 20 kilometers away. After this optional tour, return back to Gangtok, and enjoy the evening free to roam around MG Road (Mall) or the local shopping center. End the day with an overnight stay at Gangtok. In case of a landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing tour will be provided to you.
In the morning after breakfast, transfer to Siliguri or New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) or Bagdogra Airport (IXB) or Tenzing Norgay Bus Terrminal. Located nearly 135 kilometers away, the drive will take you about 4.5-5 hours. You are advised to start early to avoid rushing. Carry your Gangtok memories to your trip forward.