Siliguri- Gangtok- Pelling 10 Days Tour



Duration : 9 Nights / 10 Days

Destination Covered : Gangtok, Siliguri, Pelling, Yumthang, Lachen

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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  • Siliguri- Gangtok- Pelling 10 Days Tour

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Siliguri/NJP to Gangtok (135 km. / approx4.30hrs)

On arrival at  Siliguri (NJP) railway station meet our representative, who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5500 Ft /1677 Mts, 130 Kms / 04 to 05 Hrs) & give you briefing about your tour .After leaving Siliguri we drive along the NH 31A through the dense forests Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary, the natural play ground of wild elephant, tiger and deer. Sevok comes next with its promises for the gorgeous view of Tista river as it comes out from the deep gorge of the Himalayas and spreads itself in the vast plains on North Bengal. From Tista Bazaar follows the winding roads and a picturesque drive through Himalayan hills to Gangtok , the capital of Sikkim. Check into hotel and get refreshed for a free leisure evening. Recommend to roam in MG road around the Mall to enjoy the typical Hill City life of Gangtok and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in hotel. 

Day 2: Gangtok to Lachen (120 kms./5 hrs./ Alt.- 8,500 ft.)

After an early breakfast we will proceed to Lachen. The route meanders through small villages with valleys upto forest grove of Kabi Langchuk. Shinghik  comes next with its promises of one of the most glorious views of Kunchanjungha. Situated at an altitude of over 4000ft Singhik offers a desired break to the travelers on the way to Lachen . We will have our lunch on the way. Visit Chungthang- the confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu (river) and Vimnala falls water falls on your way to Lachen. Reach Lachung in the late afternoon. Lachen is also a base for the popular Green Lake trek. Overnight stay  in lachen 

Day 3: Excursion Gurudongmar. Lachen to Lachung (50 km/ 2 hrs)

Early morning drive to Thangu Village (4100m / 13450ft), a remote high altitude village of Tibetan Nomads and also proceed further to Chopta Valley (4000m / 13124ft) to get some breath taking view of alpine valley of frozen rivers. From Chopta Valley drive for another 30kms in 1.5hr to Gurudongmar Lake (5225m / 17143ft) close to Tibet Border, the one of the highest and biggest fresh water lakes in Sikkim and back to Lachen for a late lunch. 
Check out from Lachen and drive further to Lachung via Chungthang. En route visit Chungthang confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu and Vimnala Water Falls. Check in at hotel. Check in at hotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay. 
Lachung - Another remote high altitude village of Tibetan and Bhutia people in North Sikkim with towering rocky snow peaks, vibrant rhododendron valley, lush green yak pastures, perennial waterfalls, hot springs and the base for exploring alpine valley of Yumthang and Yumesamdong close to the Tibetan plateau. 

Day 4: Excursion to Yumthang - Gangtok (24 km./ Alt.- 11,800ft.)

: Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley, an alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. Enjoy the scenic landscape and hot Spring and drive further for 30kms to Yumesamdong (4725m / 15503ft) or Zero Point close to Tibet Border, one of the highest motorable roads in SikkimFull day excursion to Yumthang Valley. The valley is covered with snow during January to March & with rhododendrons during April & May. Enroute visit Sulphur Hot Spring having medicinal values. Lunch at hotel in Lachung. After lunch visit Handicraft Centre & Lachung Monastery. Later drive back to Gangtok, In the evening arrive at Gangtok and check into the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Gangtok

Day 5: Excursion – Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir :( Nathula) Depends upon pass

After breakfast drive for a memorable excursion tour to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft. /39 km), one of the highest altitudes Himalayan Lake. This beautiful oval shape lake almost 1 km long with its average depth 50 ft is situated in east Sikkim Himalaya. From here we will drive further 15 km to Baba Mandir. One can further drive to Nathula pass (12,000ft.) towards china border depending upon the accessibility of the route. We will back to Gangtok by late afternoon. Evening is free for roaming around M.G Marg, the popular Shopping area in Gangtok. 

Day 6: Gangtok Sightseeing

After our breakfast we will proceed for local sightseeing in or around  ropeway, Chorten monastery, Institute of Tibetolog to have a glance of Tibetan antics,.  Gonzang monastery, Tashi view point, Smriti ban,  Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok. These viewpoints offering panoramic view of snow capped Himalayan peaks,/Bhanjhakri waterfalls,Ranka monastery & Gangtok city, In the evening visit to M G Marg, the busy market of Gangtok, for shopping and having Sikkimese delicacy at the local restaurant 

Day 7: Gangtok - Namchi ( Chardham , Samduptse, Baba Sairam Temple , Via Temi tea Garden.

 Known for a large statue of Padmasambhava or Guru Rinpoche, Namchi is the identifier South Sikkim. Some 78kms from state capital Gangtok, Namchi is best associated with Buddhist monasteries and scenic locales. And not only are this, the view of the Rangeet Valley and the Kanchenjunga Peak the additional charming assets of the place. Also the closely located Temi Garden, which by the way is known for producing best quality tea in the world also make a tour to Namchi worth it. A holiday in Namchi would revolve around sightseeing of naturally beautiful places, Buddhist pilgrimages and witnessing bio-diversity  overnight at the hotel Gangtok .

Day 8: Gangtok to Pelling (124 km./ 5 hrs) 

After breakfast embark for Pelling (7,000 ft. /134 km/6 hours) in West Sikkim . It is famous for its spectacular view of eastern Himalayan range i.e Khangchendzonga, Pandim, Kumbhakarna, Rathong, Zopuno, Shimbho, Narsing, Sinolchu. The first phase of the journey rolls along the picturesque valley of River Tista till Melli and then it runs along the beautiful valley of Rangit till Legship. We will take a refreshing break at the view point near Melli and watch the magnificent bird eye view of the confluence of both the rivers. From Legship the road takes a steep turn through Geyzing. The view of the entire surrounding widens as you proceed towards Pelling through the clouds and forests. Later enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in the hotel.  

Day 9: Pelling Sightseeing

After taking breakfast at the hotel we proceed on a guided tour of Pelling – a beautiful town in the district of west Sikkim. Famous places to visit in and around Pelling include the local monastery, the rock garden, and waterfall nearby Rimbi, the archaic quaint Singshore Bridge, the Change Waterfalls, the Khecheopalri/Khechuperi lake Khecheopalri Lake holy to Buddhists and ancient Pemyangtse/Pemyangshi Pemayangtse Monastery. Come back to hotel and overnight stay in Pelling

Day 10: Pelling – NJP Rly Station / IXB airport (148 Kms / 04 hrs)

After breakfast check out from hotel on time & transfer to NJP Railway station / IXB Airport for your onward journey. 


Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing

Payments Terms

  • * Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount * Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • * Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount. * Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.

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