One of the most divine tourist destinations in India, Sikkim is very popular for the snow-capped peaks of the Kanchenjunga, the fragrance of Rhododendrons and amazing activities like trekking, skiing, etc. This 8-day trip will be a rejuvenating experience, away from the noise of the city. Covered with a blanket of snow, this Himalayan paradise offers a unique experience to travelers. Feast your eyes on picturesque valleys, lush green surroundings, streams and numerous waterfalls. Blessed with some of the extraordinary landscapes and diverse flora and fauna, this place is renowned as the ‘Switzerland of India’. With fun activities like visiting interesting places, understanding the culture and enjoying scrumptious food – this trip can be surely summed up as Heaven’s calling!
Arrival at Bagdogra IXB/ New Jalpaiguri Railway Station NJP. Our representative will receive you and drive you to the beautiful city of Sikkim, Gangtok. You can spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in Gangtok.
After the breakfast drive to Lachen – a small hamlet nestled between the foothills of Himalayas. This beautiful journey passes through amazing seven sisters waterfall. Lunch will be offered at a local restaurant on the way itself. Check-in at the hotel . Overnight stay in Lachen.
After breakfast at the hotel, drive through snow capped mountains and enjoy some stunning scenery as you arrive at the Gurudongmar Lake – the most sacred lake in North Sikkim. Please note that only Indian nationals are allowed to visit this place. Remember the lake is situated at the highest altitude (17,000 Ft) and this may cause breathing problem, so be prepare and do not exert and take it easy. Come back to hotel, after taking refreshment check out from the hotel on time and leave for Lachung. Overnight stay in Lachung.
After taking morning breakfast at the hotel, proceed Zero point and Yumthang Valley which is known as valley of flowers in North Sikkim. On the way back to valley do not forget to visit hot spring which is considered to have medicinal properties. Come back to hotel and leave for Gangtok, overnight stay arrangement will be in Gangtok.
After breakfast start Full Day City Tour of Gangtok covering Ranka Monastery, Ban Jakri Falls, Do-Dul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Flower show, cottage industry, Cable car. Evening free for personal activities & shopping. Overnight at hotel.
This morning after breakfast at the hotel we head towards Pelling (6,100 ft.). On reaching the destination; check-in to your pre-booked hotel. In afternoon take a half day tour of Darap village, Sewaro Rock Garden, & Khangchendzongha waterfalls. Tonight, stay at hotel in Pelling.
Pelling Local sightseeing (Full Day) – After breakfast at hotel – Drive for Full Day Sight Seeing. The routes are forested and the botanical and zoological richness is inspiring. Places of visit are Rimbi water Falls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Kechopalri Lake, it is one of the holy Buddhist lake and it is believed that any wish in front of the lake comes true – Myth is that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, it is picked by a bird and thus the water surface is always free of leaves, Kechopalri Monastery, Kanchenjunga water Falls, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse ruins, the scenic view from the top of the ruin to the mystic heights of Kanchendzonga ranges is something to be cherished – Back to hotel – Evening free to roam around the helipad or Shopping center – Over Night stay at Pelling.
After the Breakfast we head towards NJP Railway Station or Bagdogra Airport for our further journey ahead.