Arrival in Darjeeling
After your arrival in Darjeeling your tour begins. In the morning, meet the representative member at Phutshaling or Bhadrapur airport (Nepal border) and Bagdogra airport (flight connects from Delhi to Kalkota) then transfer to Darjeeling. Stay night at hotel.
We start our day with short excursion to tiger hill at early morning to see the view of sunrise over. Mt. kanchendzonga then return back to the hotel. On the way we will visit Yiga- Choling, then, we will take breakfast after it we stroll around Darjeeling for sightseeing on following day, we will visit Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, inhabited by rare representative of Himalayan fauna; Siberian tiger, Himalayan back bear, red panda, snow leopard and many more other animals and bird species. Then our next visit will be at Himalayan mountaineering institute, Tibetan Refugee self- help center, also known as a major center for the production of Tibetan carpets, woodwork and leather goods and famous tea garden and tea factory of Darjeeling.
Drive to Gangtok
Today after taking breakfast, we will start our drive towards to Gabgtok. Driving about 4-5 hrs from Darjeeling we reach to Gangtok. Stay night at hotel.
Today early morning after taking breakfast we make our excursion at Tashi view point, near about 8km from Gangtok. Amazing view of Khanchendzonga and the Siniolchu range is the main attraction of this point. Driving little distance north, Sikkim monasteries along the north Sikkim highway are also visible from this point. After taking short excursion, we return back to the hotel for breakfast.
After breakfast we will visit Directorate of Handicrafts and handlooms established by government to promote the manufacturing and selling of authentic and traditional arts and handicraft; shawls and blankets in “Lepcha” weaves, thankas, wooden decoration etc. Then we will visit Enchely monastery. it is said that this small hermitage was built by Lama Druptob karpo after he flew at this place from Maenam hill in south Sikkim more than 200 years ago. Then next visit is to at Research institute of Tibet logy, a world- renowned research center for Tibetan Buddhism. In this institute showcase there are rare collections of antique like statues, antic manuscripts, thangkas etc. And in the evening we will visit Rumtek monastery which lies near about 24km from Gangtok. The 1st monastery was built in 1717 by Chogyal Gyurmed Namgyal, and it was destroyed by the earthquake. And Gyalwa karmapa constructed the second monastery in 1960. Stay night in the hotel.
Drive to Kalimpong
A day after staying in Gangtok, today we will move to Kalimpong after taking breakfast. We will drive about 80 km from Gangtok to kalimpong. Kalimpong is a small town established for the trade with Bhutan and Tibet by India. Stay night at hotel.
Today we will visit Kalimpong. At Kalimpong there are few Tibetan Buddhist Gompas. Among them there are Tharpa Choling Gompa Durbin monastery and many more sightseeing places like Dello view point and Haat bazaar.
Today morning after breakfast we will move to Phuntsholing or Bhadrapur airport (Nepal Border) or Bagdogra airport (Flight connects from Delhi and Kolkata) for our flight for onward tour. With an excellent memories tour of Sikkim, kalimpong and Darjeeling makes us unforgettable.