Victoria - Kolkata

darjeeling

Gangtok

Heritage Eastern Himalaya Tour
Duration :

07 Nights / 08 Days

Highlights :

Kolkata, Darjeeling, Kalimpong & Gangtok

Detailed Itenerary

Day 01: Arrive Kolkata
On arrival Kolkata, transfer to Hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Kolkata/New Jalpaiguri
Morning after breakfast, full day sightseeing tour of Kolkata visiting Victoria Memorial, Tagore House, Koomar Tali & Flower Market in Howrah, Mother House, Kali ghat, River sight and drive past Dalhousie Square, Fort Williams, Jain Temple, Secretariat Building and Old Court House Street. Evening transfer to Railway Station to connect Train for New Jalpaiguri. Overnight in Train

Day 03: Arrive New Jalpaiguri/Darjeeling
- On arrival New Jalpaiguri from Kolkata, transfer to Darjeeling (100 kms. 3 hrs.) and check-inat Hotel. Afternoon tour of Darjeeling visiting Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological park (Closed on Thursday ), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ( Closed on Thursday ), Tenzing - Gombu Rock, Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate (from outside) and Lebong Race Course (from outside). Overnight at hotel

Day 04: In Darjeeling
Early morning visit to Tiger Hill where sun displays a panorama of colours. Beyond in the distance are the Himalayan peaks and the famous Mount Kanchenjunga - 28,208 ft. & worlds third highest peak. Return back via Ghoom Monastery & Batasia Loop. After breakfast at hotel, proceed for journey by Toy Train - a World Heritage Train – upto Tiger Hill and back (total for 2 hrs.). Afternoon free at leisure to explore the city or spend time at the Mall. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05: Darjeeling/ Kalimpong( 51kms/ 2 & half hrs.)
Affter breakfast leave Darjeeling for Kalimpong. On arrival Kalimpong, check-in at Hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Kalimpong visit Flower Nurseries, Zang Dog Palri Fo-Brang Monastery, Durpin Dara, Tharpa Choling Monastery and Thongsa Gumpa. Overnight at hotel.

Day 06: Kalimpong/Gangtok ( 98 kms. 3 hrs.)
After breakfast leave Kalimpong for Gangtok On arrival Gangtok, check-in at Hotel. Balance day free to explore the city. Overnight at hotel.

Day 07: In Gangtok
After breakfast, full day sightseeing tour of Gangtok Directorate of Handicrafts and Handlooms (closed on Sundays), Enchey Monastery, Research Institute of Tibetology (closed on Sundays), Do Drul Chorten (Stupa) & Rumtek Monastery. Overnight at hotel.

Day 08: Gangtok/Bagdogra/Kolkata
After breakfast leave Gangtok for Bagdogra (124 kms. 4 hrs.) to connect flight Kolkata. On arrival Kolkata coneect flight for onward destinations.