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Lap of Budhism

Darjeeling , Pemayangtse and Gangtok - 07 Nights / 08 Days (Code: COSNI - 21)

Day 1 - Bagdogra - Darjeeling :

visa-service-agency-in-kochiWelcome on arrival at Bagdogra and transfer to Darjeeling (94kms/3hrs). Once the summer capital of India, Darjeeling is a land of infinite variety and charm. It will cater you a mix-experience of lively nature & charming Himalayan people. It is the place of Dorje, the mystic thunderbolt of the Lama - Religion. Surrounded by Tea gardens, this little town faces some of the Himalayas highest peaks. Take a rest and then a walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 2 - Darjeeling Sightseeing :

Early morning at 3.30 start for Tiger Hill to watch the spectacular sunrise and its amazing effects on the Mt. Kanchendzonga (Worlds 3rd highest peak), Visit Ghoom Monastery and Batashia Loop War Memorial while returning to the Hotel. Breakfast at the Hotel followed by half day local sightseeing covering Padmaja N. Zoological Garden, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Tibetian Refugee Selfhelp Center and visit to the Mall and Local Market City Life). Evening Free for shopping & individual activity, overnight at hotel.

Day 3 - Darjeeling Pemayangtse :

Morning transfer to Pemayangtse, enroute visit Teesta (130kms/5hrs). Located at an altitude of 6,800 ft, Pemayangtse is a very small Himalayan village in West Sikkim. Pelling is the nearest motorable point from Mt. Kanchendzonga, worlds 03rd highest peak, offers a good sunrise and all day long view of Khangchendzonga and the entire Eastern Himalayan range.

Day 4 - Pemayangtse Sightseeing :

After breakfast start for full day sightseeing in an around Pemayangtes, in the fast half you will be covering Changay Falls Singshore Bridge (Worlds 2nd highest hanging bridge) Dentam Bazar a beautiful Sikimese village & Pemayangtse Monastery the 2ns oldest monastery of Sikkim, return to hotel for lunch followed by the second half of the days sightseeing covering Rimbi Falls, Sacred Kechodpalri Lake, Kanchendzonga Falls & Rimbi Power Project, overnight at hotel.

Day 5 - Pemayangtse to Gangtok :

Morning transfer to Gangtok (125kms/6.5hrs), en route visit Ravangla - a small township in South Sikkim at the base of Menam Hill. At an altitude of 5500ft Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim is a beautiful and clean town promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Evening free for individual activity and leisure, overnight at hotel.

Day 6 - Gangtok Sightseeing :

Morning starts the full day sightseeing in and around this capital city of Sikkim, covering Chortan, Stupa, Institute of Tibetology Institute of Handicrafts and handlooms, after lunch visit Roomtek Monastery & Dharma Chakra Centre (24 Kms / 45 Mins), the sect of the Kagyu order one of the 4 major Tebetian Buddhist Sect (24 Kms / 45 Mins).

Day 7 - Excursion Trip to Tshongu Lake :

AM start for a half day trip to Tshongu lake (12400ft), which is only 32kms from Gangtok City, the lake is almost about 1Km long, oval in shape and 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people, Evening free at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity, overnight at hotel.

Day 8 - Gangtok-Bagdogra :

Morning Transfer to Bagdogra Airport or NJP Railway Station (115kms/4.5hrs), Tour Ends.

Inclusions :

- 07 Nights Accommodation

- 2 Nights in Darjeeling, 2 Nights in Pemayangtse & 3 Nights in Gangtok- 2 Nights in Darjeeling, 2 Nights in Pemayangtse & 3 Nights in Gangtok

- All meals in Premium Package & Daily Breakfast in Exclusive & Standard Package.

- Arrival & Departure transfers by exclusive vehicle (Ex. IXB).

- One full day sightseeing at Darjeeling covering 03 points & 7 points.

- One full day sightseeing at Gangtok covering 05 points.

- Half-day excursion trip to Tssomgo Lake.

- Full Day sightseeing at Pemangtse.

- All currently applicable Taxes.