Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Gangtok (125 kms / 4 hrs)
Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Gangtok (5,480 ft.). On arrival check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 02: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provided alternate sightseeing.)
Day 03: Gangtok Local Sightseeing – Darjeeling (115 kms / 4 hrs)
This morning start for a half day trip of Gangtok city covering Banzakhri Falls, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Flower show, Dro-dul Chorten & Institute of Tibetology (maximum 3-4 hours). Afternoon drive to Darjeeling (6,710 ft.). On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 04: Darjeeling Sightseeing
Early Morning (at 04:00 am) drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view) and Japanese Temple (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs). Evening free for shopping & leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 05: Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (98 kms / 3 hrs)
After breakfast check out from hotel and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.
Price & Availability
Terms and Condition
• Personal expenses such as portages, tips, laundry etc • Entrance fees, camera fees & guide charges • Meals & other beverages other than those mentioned in the inclusions • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary. • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot). • Any other item not specified in Inclusions • Government Service Tax @ 3.09% ABOUT VEHICLE
• We provide exclusive vehicles in our packages. • Non a/c Indica / Wagon R / Alto for 1-3 Pax including child. • Non a/c Sumo / Max / Hard top Jeeps for 4-8 pax. • Innova / Scorpio / Xylo / Tavera for 6 pax including child. • Gangtok city tour is done only by Maruti van / Indica / Wagon R (4 people in a car). • If guest are booked for luxury vehicle, Innova / Scorpio / Xylo / Tavera will be provided as per availability. • Only 06 heads are allowed in 1 Innova / Scorpio / Xylo including child. In case the number of heads traveling increases, than the guest will have to take another vehicle. • In one Sumo / Max only 08 heads are allowed including child. If the number of heads traveling is more than 08, then guest will have to take another vehicle. • Incase the guest is opting for Innova / Scorpio inform the guest to travel light with minimum baggage of one piece per person. In case of excess baggage the guest will have to opt for an extra vehicle for carrying the excess baggage. The cost for this will be borne by guest directly. ABOUT HOTEL
1. Check-in 13:00 hrs. / Check-out time is 11:00 hrs. 2. The tourism infrastructure in Sikkim & Darjeeling is not very developed and one should not expect or compare it with the standards of plains & other developed destinations there is always scarcity of water and power in the region and so you would come across situation like water (hot) being supplied on time basis – morning & evening. 3. Room Heater available with an extra cost borne by the guest directly. 4. Category of Rooms in the packages normally remains to deluxe / super deluxe room. 5. Hotels are very strict with the child policy. Please carry the age proof so that it can be produced if asked by hotel. 6. A valid photo ID proof for all guests staying at the hotel is mandatory. 7. For Extra adult in the room we will provide an extra bed (wherever possible), but most of the hotels only provide extra mattress or roll out bed. Most of the hotels have no provision of an extra bed. 8. Operator reserves the right to re-arrange itinerary to suit hotel availability without changing the total number of days in each destination and without compromising any services. 9. In the area (almost all) the hotels do not have a lift facility and in all the hotels the guest will have to climb stairs. In case if any guest is having problem of blood pressure, knee or other ailment for which they cannot climb the higher floors they will have to intimate us during the time of booking so that we can arrange rooms at the lowest floor of the hotel enabling the guest to climb the minimum number of stairs possible. ABOUT TRANSPORT
1. If arrival of guest is by train at NJP Railway Station, please be informed that our executive will be there to receive the guest at the New Exit Gate (Near Escalator) or arrive at Bagdogra Airport our executive will be there with the PLA – CARD at Exit Gate on the Airport. 2. The guest should always keep cool with the drivers as they are not tourism educated and come from different remote villages. 3. As there is shortage of space for car parking in the entire Sikkim & Darjeeling region – guest will have to wait at the Lobby in time for the vehicle to start their sightseeing / transfers. 4. We would appreciate, if the guest does not lend their ears to the drivers as most of the time they misguide the passengers. In such instances we would request them to contact our executive. 5. As most of the services are on point to point basis, it is obvious that the drivers would also keep changing. Keeping this in mind please ensure that you do not leave your belongings in the vehicle as there is very little possibility of getting them back. Always check your baggage before leave the vehicle. 6. In this sector the same vehicles will not be providing for the entire tour, it will be changed sector-wise. So we request you to inform the same to your guest to avoid any circumstance. 7. If any tourist spot do not complete which falls on closing day & if they wants to do the same on next day then they have to pay the extra cost for the vehicle. 8. If guests want any changes in their sightseeing schedule they should be informed to our executive previous day before 16:00 hrs, after that no changes are allowed. If the guest inform after 16:00 hrs it will be consider as a cancellation with no refund or guest will pay extra cost for reschedule the sightseeing. 9. Please inform your guest to maintain the timing for the sightseeing / transfers which will advisable by our executive. Mainly in Gangtok vehicle will not allowed to park at the hotel instead of parking stand. Once our vehicle will leave the hotel area without picking up the guests & come back at parking stand then guest must have to arrange their own to reach at the parking stand. 10. In Gangtok outside vehicle are not allowed to enter in the city. Only local taxi can roam around within Gangtok city. All outside vehicle will pick up & drop them from Deorali taxi stand. We provide local taxi for pick up & drop from hotel to taxi stand. For this reason guest have to wait sometime in the taxi stand. 11. Operator reserves the right to re-arrange itinerary to suit hotel availability without changing the total number of days in each destination and without compromising any services. FOR YOUR INFORMATION
We will be sending your booking status within 3 working days, in case of non-availability we will be refunding you full payment, but once your booking is confirmed cancellation policy will be applicable. Normally hotel voucher or confirmation will be delivered 2 to 3 days prior to your departure date, but it could be on the day of departure also if operationally required. Permit require for Tsomgo Lake. It is mandatory that guest should carry 02 copies of pass – port size photograph, original photo ID proof with photo copy (identity card – Voter ID card/Pass-port/Driving License etc) for processing the permit. Permit also require for traveling to North Sikkim (Lachung & Lachen). Requires 02 more copies of passport size photographs along with original photo ID proof. CANCELLATION POLICY
If circumstances force you to cancel the tour the cancellation must be intimated to us in writing. Cancellation charges as directed by vendors or below mention (Whichever is applicable) • Prior to 45 days or more: 10% of Selling Price • Between 44 and 35 days of departure: 20% of Selling Price • Between 34 and 21 days of departure: 30% of Selling Price • Between 20 and 14 days of departure: 80% of Selling Price • Within D-14: 100% of Selling Price