Duration: 11 Nights / 12 Days Places Covered: Calcutta - New Jalpaiguri
- Darjeeling - Pemayangtse - Gangtok - Calcutta Day 01: Departure from your own Country.
Day 02: Calcutta
Arrive Calcutta. Transfer to hotel.Afternoon visit the Jain Temple, Zoological
Gardens, Victoria Memorial & drive past Howrah Bridge, Dalhousie Square,
Fort Williams, Secretariat Building and Old Court House Street. Overnight Calcutta.
Day 03: Calcutta
Day free. Evening transfer to railstation for New Jalpaiguri night train. Overnight
onboard the train.
Day 04: New Jalpaiguri / Darjeeling
Morning arrive New Jalpaiguri and drive to Darjeeling. Rest of the day free.
Place worth visiting are the Lablong village, the Mountaineering Institute and
Tenzing Norgay House - The first Everest Hero. Overnight in hotel New Elgin
Day 05: Darjeeling
Day free in Darjeeling or early morning optional tour of Tiger Hill & Ghoom
Monastery. At the Tiger Hill, the early morning Sun rise displays a panorama
of colours and sunsets are purple and gold. Beyond in the distance are the Himalayan
Peaks.Return via the famous Ghoom Monastery. You could spend the rest of the
day walking in the bazzars of darjeeling or visiting one of the Tea gardens.
Darjeeling tea is known world over for its fineflavor. Overnight Darjeeling.
Day 06: Pemayangste
drive to Pemayangste. Afternoon visit the Monastery. Pemayangste is situated
in Pelling, West Sikkim. This monastery belongs to the Nyigma order & all
other Nyigma order monasteries in Sikkim are subordinate to it. Overnight in
hotel Norbhugang in Pemayangste.
Day 07: Gangtok
Drive to Gangtok. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in hotel Norkhill.
Day 08: Gangtok
Morning city tour. Gangtok - The capital of Sikkim and a city of great scenic
beauty. There are a number of monasteries in and around Sikkim, each a symbol
of Himalayan Buddhism. Afternoon free. Overnight Gangtok.
Day 09: Gangtok
visit Enchey Monastery, The Residency - for an excellent view of the mountains,
the White Memorial Hall,Institute of Tibetology and Deer Park. Continue to visi
the famous Rumtek Monastery belonging to the RED HAT
sect of Tibetan Buddhism. Afternoon free. Overnight Gangtok.
Day 10: Jalpaiguri
Drive to New Jalpaiguri for Calcutta night train. Overnight on board train.
Day 11: Calcutta
Morning arrive Calcutta. Transfer to hotel Hindustan International or Park.
Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 12: Morning transfer to airport.
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