Darjeeling Tour

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Description

Darjeeling is thought to be derived from the word Dorjeeling, which literally means 'the place of Dorjee' the majestic thunderbolt. Some believe that the thunderbolt belongs to the Lamaist religion and some believe that it belongs to Lord Indra. Darjeeling, a beautiful  hilly green area rolling mountains, is a perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Popular places to visit include Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop and the War Memorial and the Himalayan Zoological Park and Snow Leopard Breeding Center a attractive touristic center.

Departure Kathmandu
Best months May, June, July, August, September, October
Trip Facts
  • Total days: 12
  • Total nights: 11
  • Group Size: 10
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Activities: City sightseeing
  • Max. & Min.Altitude: 64m-1600m
  • Hotel: yes
  • Transport: yes
Includes
  • Airport transfer vehicle
  • All permits and entry fee
  • All meals and accommodations
  • English speaking Tibetan guide for tibet tour
  • Jeep and support truck in tibet
  • China visa Fee
  • Guide during tour
Excludes
  • All bar and mineral water bills
  • Nepal Entry visa fee
  • Personal Travel Medical Insurance
  • Emergency rescue if needed
  • Personal Horse and horse man (If use)
  • Extra expenses occurred by nature such as landslide, flood, bad weather etc
  • Personal expenses such as postage, staff tips etc.
Entry
Exit

Location Map

Itinerary

  • Day:1
    Arrival in Kathmandu.

    Welcome clients at the airport and transfer to hotel and check-in. A short briefing is given on the program after refreshment.

  • Day:2
    Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu Valley

    An exciting sightseeing tour in three beautiful queen cities in Kathmandu Valley meanwhile our liaison officer will process and obtain travel permits for Sikkim.

  • Day:3
    Fly out to Bhadrapur airstrip

    Fly out in route to Bhadrapur airstrip after landing a drive towards Siliguri and overnight stay at Siliguri Hotel.

  • Day:4
    Drive about 115KM from Siliguri to Gangtok

    Drive about 115KM from Siliguri to Gangtok arrive at Gantok in the and ovenight stay at hotel.

  • Day:5
    Visit Ganesh Tok 6,500ft. Hanuman Tok 7,200ft. and Tashi Viewpoint Enchey Monstery, Chorten , Orchid Sanctuary, Saramsa, Rumtek Monastery

    In the morning visit Ganesh Tok 6,500ft. Hanuman Tok 7,200ft. and Tashi Viewpoint and at noon Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms, Enchey Monstery, Reserch Institute of Tibetology, Chorten {Buddist Stupa}, Orchid Sanctuary, Saramsa, Rumtek Monastery and overnight stay at hotel.

  • Day:6
    A full day sightseeing tour to Tshangu Lake and return to Gangtok

    A full day sightseeing tour to Tshangu Lake and after explorations return to Gangtok for overnight stay at hotel.

  • Day:7
    Visit to Kalimpong and after arrival at Kalimpong

    Departure for Kalimpong and after arrival at Kalimpong town sightseeing at noon and overnight stay at hotel.

  • Day:8
    Visit to Darjeeling

    Free in the morning and in the afternoon transfer to Darjeeling and overnight stay at hotel.

  • Day:9
    Full day sightseeing in Darjeeling

    Full day sightseeing in Darjeeling town including Tiger Hill, Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop, Botanical Garden, Zoological Park, Tenzing Norgey Mountaineering Institute, Himalayan Museum and overnight stay at hotel.

  • Day:10
    Drive to Bhadrapur and flight to Kathmandu

    Morning drive to Bhadrapur via Siliguri and Kakarvitta to catch a flight for Kathmandu after arrival transfer to hotel and check-in.

  • Day:11
    Free day and a farewell dinner evening

    Whole day free and in the evening a farewell dinner.

  • Day:12
    Transfer to the airport for the final departure.

    Transfer to the airport for the final departure.