Arrive at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (68 km) / Bagdogra Airport (69 km) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (62 km), met our tour representative. He would help you in taking an assisted transfer to Darjeeling.
Home to the World Heritage Train- the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) or the toy train, Darjeeling is an enchanting hill station. Lying at a height of 7100 feet above the sea level, Darjeeling has aromatic lush tea estates, tranquility in abundance, breathtaking scenery, Buddhist monasteries, bustling streets and several striking views.
After you arrive in Darjeeling, check- into the hotel. You can relax for a while. The evening is at leisure and you can spend it as per your own liking. Have a leisure walk up to the Mall or visit the local shopping centers to get your hands on some memorabilia. Over Night stay at Darjeeling
Day 2 starts quite early. Get-up around 3:45 AM to drive towards Tiger Hill (11 km) to view sunrise over the Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). One of the major attractions in Darjeeling, the route taking to you the hill, amid Oak forests, is an extremely refreshing one. It is advisable to start early top save yourself from traffic snarls up the hill. When the sun rises behind from the hill, it illuminates the Peak and looks like an orange-colored ball. Treat your eyes to the scenery and soak-in the tranquility.
On your way back, visit Ghoom Monastery- also called Yiga Choeling monastery, it is one of Darjeeling’s oldest gompas. Belonging to the Yellow sect of Buddhism, the construction of this monastery started in 1850. The statue of Maitreya Buddha, Lord Buddha of the future is the main attraction here. Next attraction is the War memorial, lying in the well-maintained garden, bounded by Batasia Loop. The memorial is built in the memory of Gorkha martyrs who sacrificed their lives in the wars to save their country. You can also opt for a ride in the toy train on the loop, offering enchanting landscape views.
Return to the hotel for breakfast and start the second leg of sightseeing including Padmaja Naidu Himalayann Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda
Padmaja Naidu Himalayann Zoological Park- Known all around the globe, it is popular for its conservation breeding programs of Red Panda, Tibetan Wolf, Snow Leopards and other endangered animal species of the Eastern Himalaya. Take a walk in the sprawling Tea estates to soak-in the serenity and refreshing aroma. The sight of greenery spread all around looks quite soothing. The Cable car ride on Darjeeling Ropeway offers spectacular views Rangeet Valley. The white colored Peace-pagoda is a huge dome-like structure is another attraction here that has golden-colored Buddha statues in varied postures.
Overnight stay in Darjeeling
Start your day with an early morning breakfast. Check-out formalities, followed by transfer from Darjeeling to Kalimpong. Placed at the foothills of the Himalayas, the lush destination of Kalimpong is located at an altitude of 1250 meters above the sea level.
Offering a relaxed ambiance for a peaceful retreat, Kalimpong boasts of some of the most striking views of the Himalayan peaks. This bustling town has colonial-style architecture and Buddhist monasteries. The serenity spread all around the place attracts the tourists from all around. On arrival, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel.
Leave the hotel room to begin sightseeing in Kalimpong including the popular attractions such as Deolo Hill, Hanuman Mandir- a Hindu temple with a huge statue of Lord Hanuman that is near Durga temple, Dr Graham Homes, , Mangal Dham- another beautiful tranquil temple complex in Kalimpong Pine View Nurseries (Cactus Only)
Located on Durpin hill (1372 m), Durpin Gompa boasts of being the largest monastery of Kalimpong, formally known as Zangtok Pelri Phodang. Dalai Lama, in the year 1976, had consecrated this monastery. The Gompa is 5 km southwards of the town. When inside the monastery, do not miss the attractive religious murals. From the monastery’s terrace, enjoy nice views of Khangchendzonga. Started in 1900, by Dr JA Graham- a Scottish missionary, Dr Graham Homes is a school and an orphanage that co-educates children of the workers in tea-estates. The school structure is Scottish in architecture and the premise has a museum too. Once you get on the top of Deolo Hill, treat your eyes to the mesmerizing views of the Kanchenjunga, the world’s third highest mountain and the town. There is a well-maintained park too. Pony rides are offered for kids.
Stay overnight in Kalimpong.
Today, have your breakfast and begin driving towards Gangtok, the capital city of the north-eastern state of Sikkim.
Located at an elevation of 1600 meters above the sea level, the beautiful and peaceful hill town of Gangtok, is known to be one of the most popular tourist destinations of North-eastern region of the country. Its Buddhist monasteries, abundant lush scenery and pleasant climate allure honeymooners from all around. Hold hands in hands and admire the enchanting scenery of the town. Gangtok also houses a vast variety of butterflies, and colorful flowers like Orchids and Rhododendron.
On arrival, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. Now you can rest for a while. The evening is at leisure. If you want, you can visit the very popular M G Road (Mall) to indulge in shopping and collecting memorabilia. Get your hands on woolen clothes, Thangka paintings, handicrafts and more. Overnight stay in Gangtok
The day is scheduled for excursion to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir. Have your breakfast and leave for your trip.
Tsomgo Lake or Changu Lake, lying at an elevation of 12,400 feet above the sea level is a glacial lake, which is 37 km away from Gangtok. This stunning attraction, it is frequently visited by Brahmin ducks and other colorful migratory birds. This oval-shaped lake is 50 feet deep and is covered with snow all round the year. Let your kids can yak rides; there are shops near the lake selling Yak cheese. On the banks of the Lake, there is a temple also, dedicate to Lord Shiva temple. Capture the beautiful scenery through your camera.
After exploring the Lake site, continue towards the next attraction of the day Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial War temple, around 20 km from here. Originally a war memorial, built in the memory of soldier Harbhajan Singh of the 23rd Punjab Regiment, who sacrificed his life in the Indo-China was of year 1962, it slowly turned into a temple. It was constructed in 1983 by the Indian Army after the deceased soldier appeared in the dream of his soldier friend. This temple made inside the bunker of the soldier and consists of his personal belongings like photographs. There is a wishing pond near the temple. Throw a coin in the pond and make a wish.
In the evening, return to Gangtok. If time permits, you can visit the Mall Road or simply relax in your room. (Note- If there is landslide or we are not able to take you to Tsomgo Lake, there will be an alternate sightseeing).
Your North East honeymoon package ends today. Pack your bags and post breakfast, get on-time transfer to Siliguri -New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport / for your onward journey.
Situated at Gandhi road, this hotel is 0.5kms from the railway station and 0.1 km from the bus stand. Bearing a total of 12 rooms, this two-storey building also has a multi-cuisine restaurant that serves Continental, Chinese, Indian and Mughlai cuisine. For recreation, there is a game room and a jogging track. Other hotel facilities include a travel desk, laundry services, car parking, doctor on call and room service.null
Located in Kalimpong, Summit Barsana Resort & Spa is within the region of Samdruptse and Suntale Stream. This hotel is within the region of Tiger Hill and Chowrasta.
Make yourself at home in one of the 19 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms have deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.
Relax and unwind with massages and body treatments. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and barbecue grills.
Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours).
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Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free valet parking is available onsite.
Nestled at a fantastic location, stunning view of the Gangtok city and a luxuriate feeling of a holiday amidst the majestic mountains, Summit Namnang provides an unforgettable experience to engage your senses. Summit Namnang Courtyard & Spa offers amenities like Car parking, 24 hours service, a purpose-built unroofed area to experience the beauty of the hills, under the wide starry sky while a large outdoor fire is arranged in the courtyard to beat the cold winter nights in Gangtok. Featuring all the hospitality and charm of Sikkim, Summit Namnang is the destination of choice for vacationers seeking the exceptional. The natural beauty that surrounds our Hotel is reflected in a country house atmosphere of warm elegance, complete with rich interiors, cosy rooms with plush beds and a luxurious Spa. The interaction and integration with the environment echoes in the Hotel, connecting you to the colours of Nature. Here, at Namnang, we celebrate the art of pure relaxation.
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