Darjeeling Kalimpong Tour
Darjeeling "the queen of the hills" locating at an elevation of 2134 m. is a most beautiful hill town in India. It is a fascinating place to visit the world's famous lush green tea gardens, eye-catching green valleys, Buddhist monasteries, Himalayan ...
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|Duration: 5 Days|
Darjeeling "the queen of the hills" locating at an elevation of 2134 m. is a most beautiful hill town in India. It is a fascinating place to visit the world's famous lush green tea gardens, eye-catching green valleys, Buddhist monasteries, Himalayan Zoological Park and many other sites. Himalayan Railway popularly known as "Toy Train" is the major highlight of the area. A journey from Siliguri to Darjeeling or a Toy ride in Darjeeling will be lifetime experience for the visitors. Another highlight of the place is Tiger Hill which offers a magnificent view of Mt. Kanchenjunga and the effect of first sunlight on snow-covered mountains is worth experiencing. The journey from Darjeeling to Kalimpong will be a pleasant experience. You will be traveling through a beautiful road in a private vehicle enjoying the view of the confluence of the river Teesta -Rangeet and lush tea garden. While in Kalimpong you will visit Durpindara to feast your eyes with breathtaking views of the Himalayan range, visit some important sights that include monasteries, Orchid nurseries, Kalimpong Art and Craft centre, Dr. Graham's home, Delo Hill, etc. After Kalimpong tour, you will further drive downhill and conclude your overland journey in Bagdogra (India) or Bhadrapur (Nepal) by taking flight to Delhi or Kathmandu.
Darjeeling Kalimpong Tour Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive in Bagdogra( India) or Bhadrapur or Biratnagar & drive to Darjeeling
Fly to Bagdogra or Bhadrapur or Biratnagar. Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to Darjeeling, which takes about 4 hours. In the evening, take a stroll around Chowrastha Mall. Overnight in hotel
Day 02: Darjeeling sightseeing
After breakfast, we will take you for a full day excursion trip of Darjeeling including HMI (Himalayan Mountaineering Institute), Zoological Gardens, and Dhirdham temple, Happy Valley Tea Estate, Tenzing, Gombu Rock, Peace Pagoda and Japanese temple. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling.
Day 03 : Darjeeling sightseeing
After breakfast we will take you for a joy train ride in Toy Train(-Darjeeling to Ghoom sector),the train ride would take you through some of the amazing landscapes and engineering marvels such as Batasia Loop. On arrival in Ghoom, our driver will meet you who has been accompanying you throughout the trip and transfer you back to hotel in Darjeeling. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay in hotel
Day 04 : Drive Darjeeling to Kalimpong
After breakfast we transfer you to Kalimpong which is well known hill town for its many educational institutions .It has temperate climate and a beautiful hill resort. The town is famous for its flower market, especially the wide array of orchids. There are many flower nurseries involving in exporting Himalayan grown flower bulbs, tubers and rhizomes to other major cities in India & abroad. It also houses several Buddhist monasteries which hold a number of rare Tibetan Buddhist scriptures. Overnight in hotel
Day 05 : Drive Kalimpong-Lava-Rishap-Kalimpong
After early breakfast,we take you for a full day excursion to some of the beautiful spots in North Bengal,we take you to Lava and Rishap which are famous for its natural beauty and it offers magnificent view of the Himalayan range on a clear day.Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Kalimpong.
Day 06: Drive Kalimpong to Bagdogra or Bhadrapur airport
After breakfast,we transfer you to Bagdogra or Bhadrapur airport
• Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing basis in standard room.
• Daily breakfast and Dinner.
• Transportation using Non A/c Indica as per the itinerary including all taxes, parking, toll, driver allowance.
• All applicable hotel taxes and service taxes.
• Toy Train tickets for a couple in Deluxe chair car coach (Darjeeling - Ghoom Sector).
• Air Fare/Train Fare
• Lunch, entry ticket if any, telephone expenses, laundry expenses, or anything which is not mentioned above.
• Any extra charges incurred for transportation due to any natural or political disturbances like landslides, strikes, road blocks etc.