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Majestic Sikkim

Beautiful Sikkim is situated in Eastern Himalayas spreading below Mt. Kanchanjunga (8534 m), the third highest mountain in the world. The mountains and landscape always attract tourists. For the nature lovers, the state has eminent orchids sanctuary where 50 indigenous species of orchids are found.

 


Itinerary


Day 1

Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri Gangtok (130 kms / 4-5 hrs)
Arrival NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra airport and transfer to Gangtok (130 Kms / 04 to 05 Hrs). Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 2 Gangtok
After breakfast leave for full day sightseeing covering Rumtek Monastery, the centre for the Kagyupa order of Tibetan Buddhism, Jhikra Water Falls, Droul Chorthen, Research Institute of Tibetology, Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom, Flower Show. Overnight at Hotel.

 
Day 3 Gangtok
After breakfast leave for excursion to Tshangu Lake (12400 ft) surrounded by snowy hills, followed by a tour to Baba Mandir (14000 ft). Late afternoon return to hotel for overnight.

 
Day 4 Gangtok - Pelling
Transfers to Pelling (116 Kms / 05 to 06 Hrs), located at an altitude of 6,800 ft, and a small Himalayan Town in West Sikkim. The route is highly scenic via Melli, Jorethang and Legship. Overnight at hotel.

 
Day 5 Pelling
After breakfast drive to Yuksom (35 Kms /2 Hrs). On way visit Darap Village, Rimbi Water falls & Hydro Project, Khecheopalri Lake. Evening return to Pelling. Overnight at Hotel.

 
Day 6 Pelling New Jalpaiguri / Bagdogra
After breakfast, proceed to NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra airport to take your train / flight.