This absolutely rejuvenating romantic holiday in Sikkim begins from Darjeeling and ends in Gangtok for a perfect fun filled exotic time in the hills. Evergreen Travel has crafted this affordable 6 days Darjeeling and Sikkim tour itinerary for newlyweds from Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and other major cities for an adventure filled holiday in Northeast. Witness the many tourist attractions of Darjeeling & Gangtok - the majestic sunrise over the Kanchendzonga summit, watch the blue hue of Tsomgo Lake and visit Buddhist monasteries that dot the region. The beauty of the Yumthang Valley unfolds as you drive past sturdy mountains and blooming pastures. If you and your spouse are nature lovers, you are in for an amazing time. Have a look at your day wise all inclusive Darjeeling & Sikkim family tour package itinerary for 5 nights and 6 days. Get ready for one of the best 5 nights and 6 days customizable Sikkim & Darjeeling honeymoon tour packages that will prove to be a delight for your loved ones. Experience the glory of the Himalayas as you embark on your Darjeeling trip.
Day 1 Welcome to Darjeeling
Arrive at Bagdogra airport, from where an agent’s representative will take you to your hotel in Darjeeling in a private cab. On reaching Darjeeling, check-in to your hotel and spend a leisurely evening. Dinner and overnight stay at your hotel.
Distance from Bagdogra Airport to Darjeeling : 65 km
Travel Time (Bagdogra Airport to Darjeeling) : Approx. 2.5 hours
Day 2 Darjeeling sightseeing tour
Early morning go for a visit to to Tiger Hills to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather), situated at an altitude of 8000 feet, through jade green forests of Oak and Magnolia. On the way back you’ll visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop. Come back to your hotel for breakfast and take some rest. Head out once again after your breakfast for the next round of sightseeing which will include Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estates, Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed) and Peace Pagoda. Come back to your hotel in the evening. Dinner and overnight stay at your hotel in Darjeeling.
Day 3 Darjeeling to Gangtok
On the third day, after having your breakfast, you’ll be transferred to Gangtok, the land of adventure, monasteries, mystic rituals and festivals. You’ll reach your destination in the afternoon where you can check into your hotel and after some rest, head out to explore the place. Visit Mall Road for shopping, Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall and Flower Show. Come back to your hotel late evening where you’ll have dinner and spend the night.
Distance from Darjeeling to Gangtok : 98 km
Travel Time (Darjeeling to Gangtok) : Approx. 4 hours.
Day 4 Gangtok to Lachung
In the morning after an early morning breakfast, leave for Lachung. Perched at an altitude of 8600 feet, the beauty of Lachung will mesmerise you. On the way stop and enjoy a few wonderful locations like Tashi Viewpoint, Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, the confluence of Lachen chu and Lachung Chu at Chungthang, Twin Waterfalls and Bhim Nala Waterfall. The journey is an absolute delight to travel with colourful flowers like Primulas, Rhododendrons and many other Alpine flowers in full bloom during spring, covering the sides of the road. On reaching Lachung, check in to your hotel. Have dinner and stay for the night.
Distance from Gangtok to Lachung : 117 km
Travel Time (Gangtok to Lachung) : Approx. 6.5 hours.
Day 5 Lachung - Yumthang Valley - Gangtok
After having a hearty morning breakfast, travel to Yumthang Valley. Situated at an elevation of 11,800 feet, Yumthang is a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends. In spring, the valley erupts in a riot of colors with Alpine flowers in full bloom. By afternoon after lunch, you’ll head for Gangtok. On reaching check into your hotel, have dinner and spend the night.
Distance from Yumthang Valley to Gangtok : 128 km
Travel Time (Yumthang Valley to Gangtok) : Approx. 5 hours.
Day 6 Departure From Gangtok
In the morning, after having your breakfast, you’ll be transferred either to the to the airport. Your Darjeeling & Gangtok tour ends here.
Distance from Gangtok to Bagdogra Airport : 126 km
Travel Time from Gangtok to Bagdogra Airport : 4 hours.
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