Welcome to our Luxurious North East Sikkim & Darjeeling tour, where you can indulge in the beauty and extravagance of this stunning region. This tour is designed to provide you with the ultimate pampering experience while exploring the breathtaking landscapes and unique culture of North East India.
Starting from Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim, you will stay in luxurious accommodations that offer unparalleled comfort and stunning views of the Himalayas. You’ll also have the opportunity to savor delicious local cuisine and immerse yourself in the rich culture of the region.
During your tour, you will visit the famous Rumtek Monastery, which is one of the largest monasteries in Sikkim and a key center for Buddhist learning. You’ll also explore the charming town of Kalimpong, situated at the foothills of the Himalayas, and take a leisurely stroll through its vibrant streets.
Your journey continues to Darjeeling, known as the “Queen of Hills,” where you will enjoy a scenic toy train ride and marvel at the stunning views of the Himalayan mountain range. You’ll also visit the iconic Tiger Hill, which offers the most spectacular sunrise views over the Kanchenjunga Peak.
This Luxurious North East Sikkim & Darjeeling tour is an unforgettable experience that promises to leave you with memories to last a lifetime. So pack your bags and get ready to embark on a journey of a lifetime!
A tour of North East Sikkim and Darjeeling promises a blend of luxury, adventure and natural beauty. Here are some things you can expect:
Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Darjeeling (6,950 ft.). On arrival Check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Early morning (4:00 AM) visit Tiger Hill (Subject to availability of Permit / Token) back to hotel. After breakfast start at 8.30 AM visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Ropeway, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Japanese Temple, Ghoom Monastery, Batasia loop. Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
After breakfast proceeds to picturesque drive to Gangtok (5,500 ft.). Visit the Institute of Tibetology, Dro-dul Chhorten, Enchey Monastery & Banjakhri Falls (maximum 4 hours). Check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
After breakfast Check-out from hotel in time and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.
The best time to take this tour is between March and June, and from September to December. This is because the weather during these months is pleasant and ideal for sightseeing.
Some of the main attractions of the tour include Tsomgo Lake, Nathula Pass, Yumthang Valley, Gurudongmar Lake, Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop, Ghoom Monastery, and the Tea Gardens of Darjeeling.
The tour provides luxurious accommodations such as boutique hotels and resorts, which offer world-class amenities and services.
Yes, you will need to obtain permits for certain areas such as Nathula Pass and Gurudongmar Lake. Your tour operator will assist you in obtaining the necessary permits.