Darjeeling & Sikkim Trekking Tour
12 Nights & 13 Days
Delhi - Bagdogra - Darjeeling - Manay Bhanjang - Tonglu - Garibas - Sandakphu - Phalut - Raman - Rimbik - Pelling - Pemayangtse - Yuksam - Tashiding - Martam - Gangtok - Bagdogra - Delhi
Day 01 : Delhi.
Arrive at Delhi; our representatives shall escort you to the hotel. On way enjoy the drive in this metropolis with imprints of the past that you shall come across, like the India Gate and Rashtrapati Bhawan. Check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 : Delhi - Bagdogra
We shall leave for Bagdogra on day two. Bagdora also known as the door to eastern Himalayas and also is an important hub for tourists in west Bengal, on arrival we shall continue our journey towards
Darjeeling. A fascinating journey, through Assam tea plantations and tiny villages will take us to Darjeeling. Situated on top of a ridge, it faces the Himalayas and is a popular destination for nature lovers
Day 03 : Darjeeling visit
We can take an early trip to Tiger Hill to see the dawn. We shall also visit the famous Ghoom monastery that preserves an image of the Maitreya Buddha. Later on we can stride on the Himalayan Mountaineering society, and visit the aromatic tea plantations.
Day 04 : Darjeeling
Today we shall venture out for some real trekking experience, for which we shall first drive up to Manay Bhanjang and then trek towards Tonglu that will take about 4 hr walk. The track overlooks the Bengali plains and we have alluring glimpses of Kanchenjunga ahead, as we wind through rhododendrons. Tonglu is on the Singalila range, it take about 11 Km trek fro Maneybhayan to reach Tonglu.
Day 05 : Tonglu - Garibas
Wake up early to capture the beautiful dawn view from Tonglu Top in your eyes and memories. Clear Weather will give a marvelous view of both, Singalila and Chola Ranges. Later take the trail through the Singalila National Park. Dense forests, gushing streams and wild flowers, add glee to the mind. A relaxing downhill walk of just 06 km will bring you to Garibas.
Day 06 : Garibas - Sandakphu
After breakfast we shall begin our day for a bit tougher trekking venture to Sandakphu, and one can feel the effect the air gets thinner as we accelerate. However you shall be ultimately rewarded for your efforts as nature awaits you with a surprise. The panoramic views of Khangchendzonga, Makalu, Everest, Lhotse and the other, lesser peaks of Sikkim and eastern Nepal will be quite rewarding experience. Overnight stay will be at a private cottage.
Day 07 : Sandakphu - Phalut
We shall leave for our next trekking venture to Phalut. The hike from Sandakphu to Phalut is one of the most impressive tracts. Strolling through the silver fur, herds of Yark along the tiny lakes and rhododendron forests with Himalayan mountain range at the backdrop is amazingly spectacular. The trek takes you to the ridge that is relatively easy to hike on. Phalut is one of the mightiest peaks in the Singalila Range. Overnight stay will be at the camp at Phalut.
Day 08 : Phalut - Raman
Early morning we shall leave Phalut and stroll down through the virgin forests of chestnut, pines, and hemlock we shall reach the Gorkhey Khola stream. We shall relax here for a while, have meal and admire the nature before resuming trekking towards Ramam via Samandin. Overnight shall be spent at the Ramam trekkers hut.
Day 09 : Raman - Rimbik
After breakfast we shall head towards Rimbik and the trek should follow via Srikhola. On way we shall pass through several villages and cross the Sri Khola by a incredible suspension bridge.
Day 10 : Rimbik - Pelling
We shall move with our trekking venture from Rimbik to Pelling, there are several attractions like Pemayangtse Monastery, Sangachoeling Monastery, Khechepalri Lake, and Sangay Waterfall. After exploring this spectacular destination we shall check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 11 : Pelling- Yuksam - Tashiding - Martam
Early morning we shall head for a 35 km journey to Yuksam, on arrival we can visit the Khechepalri Lake, and Dubdi Monastery. As we move ahead towards Martam en-route visit to Tashiding monastery. On arrival at Martam explore the nearby surroundings and later return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 12 : Martam - Gangtok
After breakfast we shall depart for Gangtak, on arrival we can leave for a city excursion and visit the famous Rumtek monastery, reputed for its religious Tibetan art, Orchid Sanctuary, Later also visit the Enchey and Do Drul monasteries. Overnight shall be spent at the hotel.
Day 13 : Gangtok – Bagdogra- Delhi
The last day of our journey we shall wind up the tour by departing Gangtok and arriving Bagdogra, thereon you shall be transferred to Delhi for your onward Journey.