Arrival in NJP railway station or Bagdogra Airport (IXB). Our representative will meet you and transfer you to Gangtok (4-5 hrs drive). Evening Free
Tour Start Time (7:30-8:30 am) After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & New Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms from Gangtok city. This serene lake is situated at an altitude of 12,000 ft on the Gangtok Nathula highway. The lake is oval in shape, 15 meters deep and is considered sacred by the local people. It is also a home of brahminy ducks. It's cool, placid water harmonizes with the scenic beauty around. This placid lake remains frozen during the winter months up to mid-May
Nathula Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometres further and is an optional tour. Prior permission is required to visit Nathula Pass. Extra cost @ INR 4500/- applies for extended tour to Nathula. Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall)/local Shopping at Gangtok.
After breakfast you will be taken for sightseeing which includes: Handicraft and Handloom, Flower show, Ganesh tok and Tashi view point, Gonjang Monastery, Bakthang Waterfalls, Do Drol Chorten Stupa, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Enchay Monastery, Ropeway (Outer View), Hanuman Tok. Night stay at Gangtok.
After breakfast start continue your travel to next destination –Darjeeling. Travel time is 4-5 hrs.
3 Points: 4am- 8am. Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (at around at 4 am) to morning view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather) on your way back visit Batasia Loop & Ghoom Monastery
7 Points: 9:30am-3:00pm. After Breakfast city tour of Darjeeling visit Padmaja Naidu Himalaya Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tea Garden, Tenzing Rock, Ramakrishna Mission, Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda . Evening free for other activities. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Return drive from Darjeeling to NJP or Bagdogra airport. Trip ends Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (100 kms / 3-4 hrs drive).