Duration : 7 Nights/8
Days Destinations : Kolkata, Gangtok, Darjeeling and Kalimpong.
Day-01 : Arrive Kolkata
You will be met on your arrival at Kolkata International Airport and transferred to the hotel The Park. Kolkata, Eastern India’s largest city, will be the first stop of your Kolkata and Eastern Himalayas tour. Overnight in Kolkata.
Day-02 : In Kolkata
Breakfast at the hotel followed by a sight-seeing tour of Kolkata visiting the imposing Victoria Memorial, the Birla Planetarium, St Paul's Cathedral and the Indian Museum. Overnight in Kolkata..
Day-03 : Kolkata – Bagdogra - Gangtok
After breakfast, transfer to airport intime to board flight for Bagdogra, the gateway to the eastern Himalayas. Met on your arrival at Bagdogra airport and transfer to Gangtok (Capital of the Hill state of Sikkim) by road (120 kms/04 hrs). On your arrival in Gangtok check into the hotel Norkhill. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day-04 : In Gangtok
Breakfast at the hotel followed by a sight-seeing tour of Gangtok visiting the Rumtek Monastery, the Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten, the Institute of cottage industries and the 200 year old Enchey monastery. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day-05 : Gangtok- Darjeeling
After breakfast, depart for Darjeeling by road (98 kms /03 hrs). On your arrival in Darjeeling check into the hotel The Elgin. Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day-06 : In Darjeeling
Early morning visit to Tiger Hill and Ghoom Monastery. The early morning visit to Tiger Hill will always be remembered by you as the highlight of your Darjeeling and Sikkim tour, because of the magnificent views of some of the highest peaks in the world. Later visit the Himalayan Zoological Park, the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Gumbu Rock site and Tibetan Refugee self-help centre as well as an evening visit to the tea gardens. Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day-07 : Darjeeling - Kalimpong
After breakfast, depart for Kalimpong by road (55 kms /1 ½ hrs). On your arrival in Kalimpong check into the hotel Silver Oak. Later sight-seeing tour of Kalimpong visiting 'Gompas' (Tibetian-Buddhist Monasteries) and flower nurseries - Kalimpong produces 80% of India's gladioli and is an important orchid growing area. Overnight in Kalimpong.
Day-08 Kalimpong – Bagdogra – Kolkata and Depart
After breakfast, transfer to Bagdogra airport (100 kms/3 hrs) intime to board flight for Kolkata. Arrive Kolkata and connect further flight for onward destination.
|16 April’14 – 15 April’15||USD 1195 per person|
Extra supplements may apply for travel between 20th December'2015 and 05th January '2016 and during the month of February.
- Accommodation on twin sharing Full Board basis at the lodges mentioned above.
- All arrival-departure transfers and land transportation using a chauferred air-conditioned Car exactly as mentioned above in the Itinerary.
- Sightseeing tours/Game rides exactly as per itinerary including entrance fee to monuments/parks along with an English Speaking Guide/Naturalist.