Sikkim & Darjeeling

Gangtok | Baba Mandir | Tsomgo Lake | Pelling | Namchi | Ravalanga | Darjeeling

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* Tour price per person, based on twin sharing, with a minimum of 12 persons travelling together, as a group, along with a tour manager.

Tour Highlights

Start : New Delhi
Finish : New Delhi
Duration : 8 nights / 9 days

Tour Dates : June 2021
Group Size : Like-minded, 10 to 12 members
Group Type : Senior friendly & easy paced tour

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Services of experienced and caring tour manager

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Choice of Jain & authentic local meals on this tour

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Centrally located & handpicked Hotel Stays

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Memorable itineraries & Must-See Sightseeing options

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Private & Comfortable Vehicle 

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Flight Tickets (Excluded)
June 2021 - New Delhi to Bagdogra
June 2021 - Bagdogra to New Delhi

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Suggested Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Bagdogra / Drive to Gangtok

Gangtok Mall Road

Arrive at the Bagdogra Airport as per your scheduled flight (on your own).

Upon arrival, they will be greeted by MeWe Holiday’s Local representative at the airport and together the group will proceed to Gangtok.

The drive to Gangtok from Bagdogra airport is approximately 5 hours. On the way, we will stop for lunch at and continue towards Gangtok. On arriving at Gangtok, check-in to your resort and take rest.

Later in the evening if there is time, you can visit Gangtok’s Mall road which is one of the cleanest Mall Roads in India.  Return back to your resort for a warm dinner.

Today's Highlight

  • Drive to Gangtok via a picturesque hilly route.
  • Visit Gangtok's Mall Road - one of the cleanest shopping area in the country. 

Stay Overnight in Gangtok

Meals Lunch & Dinner

Day 2 Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir

Tsomgo Lake, Gangtok

Today after breakfast, we start the excursion from Tshangu Lake (Tsomgo) (12400Ft / 3780 Mts) This lake is one of the highlights of your tour. Just 43Kms of an uphill drive from Gangtok, we reach and spend around 2 hours here.

Later we drive on towards the famous Baba Mandir (13100Ft / 3994 Mts) 16Kms from Tsomgo Lake. This Mandir is built in the memory of an Indian Army Sepoy Harbhajan Singh, who lost his life in 1968. While on the way your guide will give you a detailed history of the Baba Harbhajan Singh. On your return back to Gangtok stop for lunch.

Later before we return to our hotel and if time permits, we will visit the Flower Garden area before returning to the hotel for rest. Dinner at the hotel.

Today's Highlight

  • Visit the famous Tsomgo Lake
  • Ropeway to the Top Hill (on your own cost)
  • Pay your tributes to the Indian soldier - Harbhanjan Singh at Baba Mandir 
  • Visit the Indian Army museum at Baba Mandir

Stay Overnight at Gangtok

Meals Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3 Gangtok Local Sightseeing

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After breakfast, proceed for a guided city tour of Gangtok.

Visit the nearby places including Flower Garden (if we did not visit it on the previous day), Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Jhakri Waterfall, Research Institute of Tibetology.

Later in the afternoon, we visit the Mall road where you have Lunch (on your own). Rest of the evening free to explore Mall road.

Return to the resort on your own time.

Later in the evening we have a get-together session followed by dinner at the hotel.

Today's Highlight

  • Flower Garden 
  • Ganesh & Hanuman Tok 
  • Enjoy Photo-ops wearing local costumes at Ganesh Tok
  • Jhakri Waterfall

Stay Overnight at Gangtok

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 4 Drive to Peeling / Suspension Bridge

Ravangala, on way from Pelling

Checkout after breakfast and we drive to Pelling (Approx 120 kms 4 to 5 hours)

On the way, we visit the Buddha Gardens at Ravangala. We have lunch at Ravangala, before continuing our drive towards Pelling.

On reaching our beautiful small town of Pelling, check-in to your hotel and take rest. Dinner at the hotel.

Today's Highlight

  • Drive to Pelling via the beautiful Sikkim countryside.
  • Visit the Buddha Gardens at Ravangala. 

Stay Overnight at Pelling

Meals Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 Peeling Local Sightseeing

Sacred Lake, Pelling

Today, after breakfast we explore Peeling – a very beautiful place, especially if you are a nature lover.

Today we start our day with a visit to the skywalk bridge – Sikkim’s first skywalk bridge. Later we drive to the sacred Khecheoperi Lake. It is believed that any person who comes and prays on the banks of this lake his wish is fulfilled. Along the way, we pass thru amazing panoramic views of the Darap Village.

We make a stop at the famous Kanchanjunga Waterfalls, whose water is believed to be coming straight from the 3rd Highest mountain in the world.

We have our lunch (Packed from the hotel) at the falls. From here we drive to the border of Nepal where we enjoy a walk across the Singshore suspension bridge – believed to be the highest suspension bridge in India.

Return back to the hotel and take rest. Dinner will be at the hotel.

Today's Highlight

  • Skywalk bridge - first such bridge in Sikkim
  • Visit the Sacred Khecheoperi Lake and make a wish
  • Enjoy packed lunch on the sides of the Kanchanjunga waterfalls
  • Walk across the Singhshore Suspension bridge, believed to be the highest such bridge in India.

Stay Overnight at Pelling

Meals Breakfast, Packed Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 Drive to Namchi / Evening Aarti

Samdruptse Monastery, Gangtok

Today, after breakfast, we check-out from Pelling and drive to Namchi (70kms / 3 hours). On the way we visit the Samdruptse, to see the large Guru Padmasambhava’s statue.

We continue our drive to the hotel and have lunch. Take rest till evening.

In the evening we visit the famous Chardham complex where we attend the evening aarti at 7pm.

Return back to hotel and rest of the evening free. Dinner at hotel.

Today's Highlight

  • Samdruptse Monastery visit
  • Evening aarti at the Chardham complex - one of the highlights of this trip.

Stay Overnight at Namchi Hotel

Meals Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 Drive to Darjeeling / Local Sightseeing

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Before breakfast, visit the Char Dham complex to attend the morning aarti (for those who would like to do it again).

Return back to the hotel have breakfast & check-out.

We drive to Darjeeling. (approx 50 kms / 2 hours). On reaching Darjeeling we check-in to the hotel and have Lunch

Post lunch you are free to explore Darjeeling town. Dinner at the hotel. 

Today's Highlight

  • Attend the morning aarti at Chardham complex
  • Enjoy your evening around Darjeeling's mall road

Stay Overnight at Darjeeling Hotel

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 8 Local Train Ride / Darjeeling Sightseeing

Local Train Ride, Darjeeling

After breakfast, we begin our day with a visit to the Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute.

Later we all enjoy the Darjeeling Ropeway Ride (Ticket included) and the famous Tea Gardens. On our return stop by at Tenzing & Gombu Rock and try a hand at rock climbing (optional)

We return back to the Mall road where you can enjoy your lunch (on your own) and explore the market.

Rest of the evening free for shopping (including buying the famous Darjeeling tea). Dinner at the hotel.

Today's Highlight

  • Sightseeing around Darjeeling
  • Don't miss the Ropeway as you pass over the tea gardens offering amazing views
  • Time to shop for the famous Darjeeling tea

Stay Overnight at Darjeeling Hotel

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 9 departure

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Today post breakfast, we say goodbye.

Check-out of hotel and drive to airport for flight home with sweet memories.

Today's Highlight

  • Flight back home.
  • Take a window seat to see the beautiful Kashmir valley from the flight.

Stay

Meals Breakfast

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Accommodation

These are trips on which we built our reputation on!

In all our Group Holidays we use centrally located, senior-friendly hotels which offer a variety of local & Indian cuisines. Most of our group tours are “all-meals” plan, unless specified.

Summit Hotel & resorts

Gangtok - 3 Nights

Norbu Gang Resorts

Pelling - 2 Nights

Summit Hotel & Resorts

Namchi - 1 Night

Summit Hotel & resorts

Darjeeling - 2 Nights

General Terms & Conditions

Tour Inclusions

  • This is a Senior-friendly, easy paced and very personalised tour.

  • An experienced and dedicated Tour manager will travel with you on this tour from Day 1 to the last day of this tour.

  • Keeping Covid protocols and for the safety of yourself and others, it is recommended to wear a masks at all times during this tour.

  • Return airport transfers

  • Your tour price including stay is on Twin Sharing basis in carefully selected, centrally located, senior-friendly Hotels & Resorts.

  • Meals are included in this tour as per the itinerary.

  • This tour includes daily breakfast, lunch & dinner unless specified as per the Tour Itinerary mentioned above.

  • Breakfast & Dinner would be buffet served at the hotel / resort where you are staying.

  • Lunch will be either packed (from the stay hotel, ensuring hygiene and adequate safety factors) or arranged thru carefully selected places by our travel associates, while on the way, during our sightseeing tours.

  • Local food will be provided at some places during this tour, as part of the tour experience. Incase anyone is not keen to try the local cuisine then they can choose to have their meal, at their own costs.

  • If you choose to have any food preference, kindly let us know in advance for us to make the necessary arrangements.
  • Transportation will be only as per the itinerary mentioned above.

  • Private Innova with only 4 passengers per vehicle will be provided throughout this tour.

  • Group size will vary between 10 to 12 members.

  • Entry tickets to all must-see sightseeing places/options unless specified in the travel itinerary above.

  • Mineral Water bottle.

  • Basic First Aid kit with over-the-counter medicines are available on this trip. The medical kit will be with your Tour Manager. However, we would request you to carry all the medicines that your doctor has prescribed for you and plan your medicines basis the duration of this trip.

  • All the necessary taxes are included in the tour cost at the time of submitting this proposal.

Tour Exclusions

  • Return Airfare

  • Extra Meals during transit other than those mentioned in the “inclusion”

  • Any unplanned expense due to road blockage or unforeseen weather conditions

  • Anything that is not mentioned in the “inclusion”

  • Medical / Travel Insurance

  • Any personal expenses

  • Any medical emergency or unforeseen

Booking / Refund / Cancellation

Looking at the current times, you can go ahead and book this tour without anything to worry about.

Booking amount: INR 25,000 per person.

This Booking amount is 100% refundable

Cancellation: If for any unforeseen reason you wish to cancel your tour, after paying the advance / tour booking amount, then in such case you have the option to adjust this amount against any other tour with us, of your choice. Otherwise, the following cancellation rules apply:

  • Within 45 days from the tour dates: Refund 50% of the amount received.
  • Within 30 days : Refund 15% of the amount received.  
  • Within 15 days : No Refund.

Furthermore, in the unlikely case where we do not get the required number of members travelling for this tour, we will immediately refund your advance amount or you have the option to adjust this amount against any other tour of your choice.

How to Book

You can book this holiday by making a bank transfer, in any of the branches with the following RTGS / NEFT IFSC bank transfer:

Account Name: WeTrippy Travel Services
Bank Name: HDFC Bank Limited
Account No. : 50200039003044
Branch : Pushpanjali Enclave, Pitampura, New Delhi – 110034
RTGS / NEFT / IFSC : HDFC0000711

Once done, kindly send us a copy of the receipt of payment deposited, through WhatsApp No. +91 9999007796 or email us the deposit slip on  holidaywithmewe@gmail.com

Interested to book this tour, Call / WhatsApp on
9999007796 / 9999307796