|Package Name||Pelling Gangtok Lachung Darjeeling Tour|
|Duration||08 Nights/09 Days|
|Includes||Sightseeing, Accommodation, Transfers, Meals|
You will be picked up by our vehicle at 4 am from NJP Railway station at 4am ,You will be met by our driver who will transfer you to Pelling(125 kms/05 to 06 hours).Rest of the day at leisure.
Check in and overnight at Pelling Hotel.
After breakfast we go for a pelling full day sightseeing .The sightseeing are Rabdentse Ruins, gardens,Dharap village, Helipad ground, Pemayangtse monastery,Kanchendzonga a waterfalls,Khecheopalri lake ,Rimbi waterfalls,Orange Garden.
overnight at Pelling hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Gangtok via Namchi, covering Char Dham and Samdruptse statue (6100 Ft/1860 Mts, 116 Kms / 05 to 06 Hrs). Overnight at Gangtok Hotel.
The word Namchi meaning ‘Sky High’ nestled among the hills at an elevation of 4400 ft, commands a
panoramic view of the snow-capped mountains and vast stretches of valley. It is about 78 kms from Gangtok and 100 kms from Siliguri. With important tourism projects down the line, Namchi is fast picking up us an important tourist destination.
SIDDHESH VARA DHAM, SOLOPHOK
Located about 5 kms from Namchi on top of the Solophok Hill Siddhesh vara Dham is a unique pilgrim Centre. The entire complex is divided into four main elements (1) A 108’ tall statue of lord Shiva with 12 jyotirlingas (2) Replicas of four Dham, Badrinath, jaga nath and Dwarka dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Ramesh war to Lord Shiva (3) Sai Baba Temple and (4) Krateswar Statue Beside Nandi Bull, Sai Dwar, Sai Temple, Kirat Dwar Shiv Dwar all offer one platform for Guru Padmasambhava in the world.
72 kms from Gangtok near Namchi in South Sikkim is Samdruptse which means “The Wish Fulfilling Hill”. A 135 ft.state of Guru Padmasambhava is installed at the top of Samdruptse. His Holiness
the Dalai Lama Laid Foundation stone of the statue on 22.10.1997. It is said tobe the statue of Guru Padmasambhava in the world.
After early breakfast, start for excursion to Tsomgo Lake Baba mandir by 8 to 9 am. Tsomgo or
“Source of water ” derives its water from the melting snows of the surrounding mountain making it magical throughout the year .In the summertime the hills are awash with blooming flowers , in winter it’s stunning snowfields .Tsomgo lake is a stopover for migratory duck , including Brahmini ducks .Tsomgo lake is located at 12,400 ft , the lake is 1 km long , oval in shape and 50 ft deep.Fishing or dirtying the lake is prohibited , Spend your time playing in the snow , take a Yak ride or don the traditional Sikkimese garbs Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Lachung. The word Lachung meaning “ The Big Pass ” . Lachung is Located just 50 km from the Chinese Border and falls within the restricted area of Sikkim’s North District . At 9,400 ft it is 125 km from Gangtok , staying there you can stroll around Lachen village which has been tagged as one of UNDP’s 36 heritage village sites in India . ( It approximately takes 06 to 07 Hrs to reach Lachung from Gangtok ).
Places of Tourist Interest (You will pass through the following )
Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Gangtok along with half day excursion to Yumthang Valley (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts / 25 Kms / 1 ½ hours one way). Visit to Yumthang Valley is a day excursion from Lachung, which is an attraction for tourist visiting this region. The colorful Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary bloom between April to June. The soaring snow-capped peaks, and herds of wandering yaks makes this a Himalayan paradise The valley is also known for its Hot spring. Although , many locals from the area visit to get themselves soaked & cured as believed. Also included Yumesamdong known as (Zero point)(15300 Ft / 4665 Mts, 24 Kms / 1.5 to 2 Hrs from Yumthang one way), Yumesamdong located beyond Yumthang. The journey from Yumthang trudges up through the rugged mountain road. The aroma of sweet fragrance of Ezilia permeates the air. Ezilia is a plant used by the inhabitant to manufacture incense sticks.After completing the sightseeing of Lachung. Overnight at Gangtok Hotel.
After breakfast, we will transfer to Darjeeling , evening at leisure to stroll the Mall road
overnight at Darjeeling hotel.
Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8364 Ft / 2550 Mts at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather), go for a full-day sightseeing of Japanese Temple, Peace pagoda, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center & panoramic view of Tea Estate. Overnight at Hotel.
Departure at 4 am from Darjeeling hotel as you have to catch a 9AM train from NJP ( 100 kms / 2 TO 3 hours)
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