Tsomgo Lake, also known as Tsongmo Lake or Changu Lake, is a glacial lake in the East Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim, some 40 kilometres from the capital Gangtok.
3N Darjeeling, 2N Gangtok and 1N Kalimpong
Day 1 Bagdogra/NJP>>Darjeeling
Pick- up from Bagdogra Airport to be taken to Darjeeling (7100 Ft), the “Queen of the hill stations”, its name derived from “Dorje-Line” which means the place of “Dorje”, the mystic thunderbolt. Covering a distance of 88 kms over a drive of 3.5 hrs along winding roads, it’s an experience of unforgettable beauty. Checkin at Hotel. Overnight stay.
Start the day at 4am with an early morning trip to Tiger Hill (7800 Ft) to catch the sunrise from behind the majestic Kunchenjunga range. On the way back visit the Ghoom Monastery & Batasia Loop. Back to the hotel for breakfast. Spend the rest of the day recouping the lost sleep. Walk to the mall, do some shopping or lazy around at “Chowrasta” - the meeting point. Overnight stay.
Day 3 Darjeeling>>Mirik>>Darjeeling
After breakfast take a trip to “Mirik” (6000 Ft) – the newest hill-station in the Darjeeling hills. Famous for its squash (the vegetable) & the picturesque lake, this quiet township is also surrounded by gardens which produce some of the finest teas. The lake offers boating and fishing apart from a view of snowcapped peaks. Enjoy the fulfilling experience of Nature in its purest form mingled with the unique culture prevalent here. Spend the rest of the day at Mirik to reach Darjeeling back by sunset. Overnight stay.
Day 4 Darjeeling>>Gangtok
Leave by 8 am for a 3hr 30mins journey to the Land of the Pristine and unspoilt natural beauty – Sikkim, with alpine landscapes and thick luxuriant forests, rivers in torrent and peaceful lakes. Arrive at Gangtok (5500 Ft) by lunchtime. (1400hrs-1800hrs) After lunch, visit Cottage Industries, Flower Show & Rumtek Monastery, 24 kms from Gangtok was built in 1960 by His Holiness the Late 16th Gyalwa Karmapa & this is a replica of the original Kagyurpa Monastery in Tibet, a must see for every visitor, the seat of the “Kagyu Order”. Behind the Monastery is the lavishly decorated Karmae Nalanda Institute of Buddhist Studies which attracts students from the world over. Here one can find the most unique religious scriptures & art objects of the world. Back to the hotel by evening. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 5 Gangtok
After breakfast proceed to Tsomgo Lake (12,210 Ft), a 40 km drive which takes 2.5 hrs. This lake is located very close to Nathula Pass which is the entry point to China termed as the “Silk Route & remains frozen for most parts of the year. Legend has it that the Lamas use to forecast the future by studying the colour of the lakes waters. Enjoy the surroundings, majestic snowy peaks which feed the lake and the clean fresh air. Back to Gangtok by 3pm for a late lunch. Evening free for leisure or go shopping for Sikkimese traditional handicrafts. Overnight stay.
Day 6 Gangtok>>Kalimpong
Leave Gangtok by 8.30am to reach Kalimpong (4000 Ft) by 11am, a drive of 76 kms, 2.5hrs. Also called the garden of flowers, this town has almost everything- scenic beauty, flowers, greenery, waters, mists, clouds etc. Check-in at Hotel.
After lunch proceed for a half day sightseeing of Durpin Hill (which has the famous Zong Dog Palri Fo- Brang Monastery which belongs to the same Buddhist sect as the present Dalai Lama), Pine View Point, Dr Graham's Homes complex with its historic church & well maintained grounds founded in 1900 by Rev. Dr. J A Graham, a Scottish missionary, Delo Hill (5556 ft) appears to be the roof- of- the- world, is the highest point in Kalimpong. Delo also has the town’s picturesque water reservoir. Then on to Mangal Dham Temple constructed in memory of the late Guru Shree (108) Mangal Dasji and dedicated to Lord Krishna, Evening at leisure with a visit to the market.where you do some curio shopping, buy some Kalimpong Cheese & lollypops of Swiss technology from “Larks” or just take a walk thru the market . Overnight stay.
Day 7 Kalimpong>>Bagdogra/NJP
After Breakfast Depart to Bagdogra/NJP.
North East Tour 7 = 6 Nights & 7 Days
Deluxe Package with Breakfast Dinner = 45,000/- PP
Premium Package with Breakfast Dinner = 55,000/- PP
Luxury Package with Breakfast Dinner = 65,000/- PP
Welcome drink on arrival (non-alcoholic)
Accommodation in Double/Triple Sharing Room
3N Darjeeling + 2N Gangtok + 1N Kalimpong
Meal – Breakfast and Dinner on Respective Hotels
All transfers & sightseeing by 01 NAC Wagon R/NAC Sumo Ex Bagdogra/NJP which is not on disposal, but point-to-point.
Includes in all Taxes except GST
Entrance/Guide/camera fees etc.
Visit to Nathula Pass @ Rs. 6000/- extra on the total cost by NAC Sumo.
Joy ride on the toy train in Darjeeling @ Rs.550/- per person + Vehicle cost.
Visit to Gurudongmar Lake (Lachen) @ Rs.3500/- extra on the total cost by NAC Sumo.
Visit to zero point @Rs.3500 extra on the total cost by NAC Sumo.
Any difference arising due to increase in fuel price or change in taxes levied by the government.
Difference in cost arising due to mishaps, bandhs/strikes, natural calamities like landslides, road blockages etc. In such a case, the extra cost would have to be paid on the spot by the guest directly.
All kind of personal expenses such as like portages, tips, laundry, mineral water, telephone bills and beverages etc.
Hi Tea, alcoholic beverages, starters and meals other than those specified above & any activity not mentioned in the inclusions
Additional cost due to flight cancellation, road blocks, political unrest etc
Any deviation from the route map. Optional, suggested or unspecified activities.
Flights, Train, Volvo Bus, Long Route Car, Bus, other than those specified above.
The above rates are subject to change during the long weekend, festival period, International airport parking fee (Please check the date before booking).
Rates are subject to change as per the management discretion without notice.
Check in & Check Out time will applicable to Hotel Policy. As well early check-in and late check-out will be charged on case to case basis with prior approval of the hotel.
Monument entrances, Camera fee (still or videos), Batry Car, Ghore, Pithu, Palki, Chaupar, Museum, Park, Jeep Safari, Elephant Safari, Bungee jumping, Flying Fox, Giant Swing, Lake tour and anything else Fee Pay Guest Separately.
GST 5 % and any changes in current rates of taxes will be applicable.
Medical and Travel Insurance
3N Darjeeling, 2N Gangtok and 1N Kalimpong
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