North East Delight with Pelling and Lachung

Days:
7 N/8 D
Starting City:
Bagadora
Validity:
Dec. 4, 2018
Hotels Included:

Inclusions

Make your trip memorable and luxurious availing surplus benefits.

  • Accommodation
  • Transfer


General information about North East Delight with Pelling and Lachung

A storehouse of natural bounties and cultural heritage, North East India is spectacular in every sense of the word. A holiday in the Eastern Himalayas spent capturing magnificent vistas and making friends with locals is sure to be a unique experience.

Day 1

After reaching the Bagdogra Airport, you would be greeted by our representative and then you would travel to the hotel in Gangtok. The pleasant drive should take around 4 hours. After reaching Gangtok, you would check-in at the hotel and then, spend the rest of the day at leisure. You could choose to explore the city on your own in the evening or spend the time enjoying the view of the valley from the hotel. End the day with a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel with a delicious dinner.

Stay At: Suhim Portico

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 2

You need to get up early, get fresh and have heavy breakfast till 7.30am. We drive you to Tsongo Lake (Alt 12000ft/3600M), a high altitude alpine lake close to In do-China Border. The 1 km long and 15m deep lake is considered sacred to the local people. The pure clear water remains frozen during winter. Enjoy playing in snow and Yak Ride. Proceed further to Legendary Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir (“Hero of Nathula” An Indian soldiers who was awarded the Maha Vir Chakra medal for his bravery and known for doing his duty still after death). Optional tour to Nathula Pass (Alt 14000Ft / 4200M) on China Border can also be arranged for Indian Nationals only with 30 Days Advance Request at an additional cost. Take some rest. Or you may visit the famous M G Marg. It is now more like a long stretch of open mall or avenue square where locals and tourists take leisure stroll or just sit and relax on one of the many benches laid along the middle and both sides of the road to enjoy the ambience. The entire area is free of litter, smoke and vehicle. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Stay At: Suhim Portico

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 3

After breakfast, check out of the hotel at Gangtok and proceed to Lachung. On the way visit Tashi view point, Kabi Longtsok, Singhik view point. Stop for lunch which is on direct payment basis. Arrive in the evening at Lachung. Check into the hotel. Enjoy a delicious dinner at the Hotel and a comfortable stay.

Stay At: Five Elements De Villa Hotel

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 4

After breakfast, proceed for a half day excursion to Yumthang Valley. On the way visit the Hot Spring and Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary. After lunch at hotel transfer to Gangtok. On the way, see Bhim Nala water fall & Twin water fall. Arrive in the evening at Gangtok and check into the hotel. Evening will be at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Stay At: Five Elements De Villa Hotel

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 5

In the morning after the breakfast, embark on a drive to Pelling which is approximately a six-hours from Gangtok. To cut the long journey short, enjoy a short stopover at the Char Dham & Samdruptse Hill in Namchi. At the Char Dham, you can see an 87 feet long statue of Lord Shiva surrounded by a replica of the 12 Jyotirlingas (a devotional object representing the god Shiva) and four Dhams (names of four pilgrimage sites in India). Apart from Chardham temple, here you can see Sai Baba Temple, Kirateshwar statue, etc. You would also get an opportunity to visit the Samdruptse Hill to see the 45m-high statue of Padmasambhava (Guru Rimpoche) tinted with shimmering copper. Keep some time aside to see the fading historical photos of old Sikkim on the base of the statue and prayer room.Having explored the attractions of Namchi, continue your holiday to Pelling. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Stay At: Summit Newa Regency

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 6

After breakfast, proceed for half day sightseeing to Rimbi Waterfalls & Khecheopalri Lake (30 Km / 6000 Ft / 1829 Mt). Afternoon, we depart for Darjeeling Rambi Waterfall and Darap Village which is a tiny hamlet of the Limboo community and many other small families like Bhutias, Chettris, Tamangs, Rais, Gurungs and Lepcha. With the background of the beautiful hills, Darpa Village boasts of solitary places, far away from the urban cacophony. Thereafter, visit Khecheopalri Lake, one of the largest and biggest lakes in Sikkim. Most magical part of the lake is that despite its location amidst the forest, the surface of the lake remains clean. If any leave falls, the birds quickly pick it up. Before heading to the hotel, you will be also visiting Kanchenjunga Fall and Rock Garden. Having explored the iconic attractions, head towards Darjeeling for an overnight stay at the hotel.

Stay At: Summit Swiss Heritage Hotel

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 7

Early morning go for a visit to Tiger Hills before the break of Dawn to see the sunrise over Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world. While returning you will visit Ghoom Monastery, the holiest monastery in Darjeeling and Batasia Loop. Return to the hotel for breakfast. You will be driven Japanese Temple, Peace pagoda, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute & Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park. Later return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Stay At: Summit Swiss Heritage Hotel

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 8

After breakfast, you will be driven to Bagadora Airport for your onward journey.

Stay At: Summit Swiss Heritage Hotel

Meals: Breakfast Included