(14N/15D) - CODE ( 43 )
Day - 1 : NJP Rly Stn / IXB Airport – Kalimpong (About 85 kms/03 Hrs. drive)
On arrival at NJP Railway station / IXB airport welcome to our Representative & transfer to Kalimpong. On arrival check-in to your hotel & rest of the day is at leisure. Night halt at Kalimpong.
Day - 2 : Kalimpong Half day sighteeing – Gangtok (About 75 Kms / 03 Hrs. drive)
After breakfast visit Mangal Dham, Delo Hills, Dr. Graham’s Home, Durbin Dhara Hill & Flower Nurseries back to hotel. Afternoon drive to Gangtok. Check-in to your hotel. Night halt at Gangtok.
Day - 3 : Gangtok (Trip to Tsomgo Lake + Baba Mandir-New)
This Morning start for a half day trip to Tsomgo lake (12400ft), which is only 32kms from Gangtok City, the lake is almost about 1Km long & 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people, Further 12Kms visit the Baba Harvajan Singh Mandir. Afternoon back to the hotel. Night halt at Gangtok. Nathula Pass optional
Day - 4 : Gangtok –Lachung (About 117 kms / 06 Hrs. drive)
After breakfast pick up from hotel at Gangtok & drive to Lachung (altitude 8610 ft & 117 KM). Enroute visit Singhik View point (depends on weather condition), Seven Sisters Water Falls, Naga Water Falls. Night halt at Lachung.
Day - 5 : Lachung –Yumthang Excursion (24 Km. & 11,800 ft)-Gangtok (About 117kms/06 Hrs. drive)
Early Morning drive to Yumthang-valley (known as Valley of Flowers). On the way back visit Sulpher Hot Spring. Back to resort for lunch.Later drive to Gangtok Check-in to your hotel. Night halt at Gangtok. Zero point optional.
Day - 6 : Gangtok to Pelling (About 132 Kms / 05 Hrs. drive)
This morning after breakfast drive to Pelling (6800 ft. / 132 KM) check-in to your hotel. Night halt at Pelling.
Day - 7 : Pelling sightseeing- Darjeeling (About 120 Kms /04 Hrs. drive)
After breakfast start for local sightseeing tour covering Rimbi Falls, Rimbi rock Garden, Khangchendzonga falls, Khachoedpalri Wish Lake. Later drive to Darjeeling (7,100 ft.). On arrival check-in to your hotel & Rest of the day free at Leisure or you can enjoy shopping by own. Night halt at Darjeeling
Day - 8 : Darjeeling City tour
After breakfast proceed for city tour covering Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (closed on Thursday) Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), Pace Pagoda, Japanese Temple,Rope Way (Ticket Guest Own), Ghoom Monastery,Batasia Loop & Tiger hill (sunset point over Mt. Khanchendzongna. Evening free for shopping by guest own. Night halt at Darjeeling. Note: If any guest interested for Tiger Hill Sunrise time visit it will be depend on permit & extra additional cost .
Day - 9 : Pick up from Darjeeling and transfer to Phuentsholing for Night Stay
Meet and greet at Darjeeling and transfer to Phuentsholing, which is approx. 5Hrs driver from Darjeeling. Phuentsholing is a border town located at the foothills of Bhutan. It is near the border town Jaigaon of Indian State, West Bengal and overnight stay at Phuentsholing
Day - 11 : Make Punakha Tourist permit at Thimphu Immigration Office and then proceed for Thimphu full day local Sightseeing and overnight stay at Thimphu
Morning Visit Thimphu Immigration office, make Punakha tourist permit and then proceed for Thimphu full day Sightseeing visit - Memorial Chorten Buddha Point, Coronation Park, Takin Zoo (National Animal of Bhutan), Folk Heritage Museum, National Painting School, Handicrafts & Textile Museum & Tashicchhoe Dzong (Thimphu Dzong) - Overnight Stay at Thimphu.
Day - 12 : Thimphu to excursion Punakha Sightseeing and transfer to Paro for Night Stay
Morning transfer to Punakha, It is approximately 90 kilometers and is nearly 03 hours from Thimphu. Enroute visit Dochu la Pass, Chhimi Lhakhang, Punakha Dzong, Suspension Bridge (Longest Bridge in Bhutan) and transfer to passing by Tamchog Lhakhang Iron Bridge Enroute, distancing approximately 143 km and 5 hours from Punakha. It is the site of the country's only international airport and is also known for the many sacred sites in the area. It has a population of 39, 800 - On arrival check in at the hotel - Do Local market sightseeing - Overnight Stay at Paro
Day - 13 : Paro full day Local Sightseeing or Optional - Hike to Tiger Nest Monastery and Overnight Stay at Paro
Morning Visit - Rinpung Dzong (Paro Dzong), Kichu Lhakhang Monastery, Drukgyal Dzong (Presently closed for Tourist), Tiger Nest Monasteries (View Point), Ta Dzong (Paro Museum) Optional - Hike to Tiger Nest Monastery ( Hike uphill will take around 2/3 Hrs on way) Paro Taktsang is a prominent Himalayan Buddhist sacred site and the temple complex is located in the Cliffside of the upper Paro valley in Bhutan. A temple complex was first built in 1692, around the Taktsang Senge Samdup cave where Guru Padmasambhava is said to have meditated for three years, three months, three weeks, three days and three hours in the 8th century. Padmasambhava is credited with introducing Buddhism to Bhutan and is the tutelary deity of the country. Today, Paro Taktsang is the best known of the thirteen Taktsang or "tiger lair" caves in which he meditated. Evening Scroll down to Paro Local Market for Shopping and Overnight Stay at Paro
Day - 14 : Paro to transfer Phuentsholing via Paro local market sightseeing and overnight stay at Phuentsholing
Morning visit Paro local market for shopping and day free at leisure to explore on your own and later transfer to Phuentsholing for Night Stay
Day - 15 : Phuentsholing to drop Bagdogra Airport for departure
Check out from Phuentsholing hotel and transfer to Bagdogra Airport for departure.