Duration: 16 Nights & 17 Days
Region: Sikkim Himalayas
Destinations: Delhi – Bagdogra – Darjeeling – Manay Bhanjang – Tonglu – Garibas – Sandakphu – Phalut – Raman – Rimbik – Pelling – Pemayangtse – Yuksam – Tashiding – Martam – Gangtok – Bagdogra – Delhi
Day 01: Delhi
IndiaTravelTours.Net representative receives you at New Delhi International Airport with warm welcome and then transfers you to your pre-booked hotel. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi – Bagdogra (by flight) – Darjeeling (by Car)
Punctual transfer to Delhi to take flight to Bagdogra. From Bagdogra embark on a charming 4 hours journey through Assam Tea Plantations and tiny villages and finally arrive at Darjeeling. At Darjeeling, IndiaTravelTours.Net representative transfers you to your pre-booked hotel. Dinner & overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 03: Darjeeling
Hearty breakfast at hotel. Full day sightseeing in and around Darjeeling, a picturesque hill town in West Bengal, India. In the morning take trip to Tiger Hill to see the majestic sunrise. Later visit the famous Ghoom Monastery. Later proceed to see lush tea plantations and enjoy nature beauty. Dinner and overnight stay will be at hotel.
Day 04: Darjeeling – Manay Bhanjang (2134 m) by car – Tonglu (3070 m)
After breakfast, trek to Manay Bhanjang. The trail overlooks the Bengali plain. Enjoy enticing glimpses of Kanchenjunga ahead. Trek through zigzag rhododendrons and finally arrive at Tonglu. Dinner & Overnight at Camp.
Day 05: Tonglu – Garibas (2620 m) in 4 h
After breakfast take a mossy paved path, zigzag through a succession of forests and hamlets. Enjoy spectacular vista of mountain sceneries. Arrive at Garibas. Overnight stat at Camp.
Day 06: Garibas – Sandakphu (3640 m) in 4h 30m
After breakfast, trek up to join the ridge trail toward Kolpokhari. Later start a long and steep climb onto the Singalila Ridge to Sandakphu. Overnight stat at camp.
Day 07: Sandakphu – Phalut (3600 m) in 6h
After breakfast, walk to a famous viewpoint for a marvelous vista of sunrise lightening the majestic Kanchenjunga, Jannu, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyo. Watch yak herds, silvery pine forests, tiny lakes, meadows, snow-clad Himalayan range in the background. Overnight stay at Camp at Phalut.
Day 08: Phalut – Raman (2560 m) in 5 h
After breakfast, trek down through the lush forest and reach Gorkhey (2500 M). Then trek up to Raman. Overnight stay at Raman in the camp.
Day 09: Raman – Rimbik (2280 m) in 4 h
After breakfast pass through many villages and cross the Sri Khola by famous suspension bridge.
Day 10: Rimbik – Pelling by private car in 9 h
After breakfast, drive to Pelling. Overnight at Pelling in the Camp.
Day 11: Pelling – Pemayangtse – Yuksam in 2 h
After breakfast, visit the famous Pemayangtse Monastery, perched at 2800 m. It is one of the oldest and most impressive monasteries in Sikkim. Finally arrive at Yuksam for overnight stay at Camp.
Day 12: Yuksam – Tashiding – Martam (6 h)
After breakfast, proceed to Martam visiting en route famous Tashiding Monastery. The Monastery is perched on the top of a hill set between two rivers. Overnight stay at Martam.
Day 13: Martam – Gangtok (1 h) by private car
After breakfast visit the famous Rumtek Monastery. The monastery is known for Tibetan art. Attend in prayers at Monastery. Drive to Gangtok. On arrival at Gangtok, IndiaTravelTours.Net representative transfers you to your pre-booked hotel. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 14: Gangtok
Hearty breakfast at hotel. Full day sightseeing in and around Gangtok. Visit the famous Orchid Sanctuary. Visit the Enchey and Do Drul monasteries. Also visit the Tibetology Institute. Dinner & overnight stay will be at Hotel.
Day 15: Gangtok – Bagdogra by private car – Delhi (by flight)
After breakfast you will drive to Bagdogra Airport by a private car. Board flight to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, India Travel Tours.Net representative transfers you to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 16: Delhi
Hearty breakfast at the hotel. Full day sightseeing tour of Delhi visiting attractions – Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple, Birla Temple, Old Fort, President House, Parliament House, etc. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 17: Delhi – Departure
Relaxed breakfast at Hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Finish your last minute shopping. Farewell dinner hosted at hotel by IndiaTravelTours.Net. After farewell dinner you will be transferred to New Delhi International Airport in time to board flight for your home/onward destination.