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Majestic Darjeeling

PACKAGE NAME : Majestic Darjeeling

DURATION : 6 NIGHTS | 7 DAYS

PACKAGE ID : STDJ 001

DAY 1 NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport – Gangtok (120 kms in 4-5 hrs)

Meeting & Greeting on arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport & transfer to Gangtok (5,410 ft.), Capital of Sikkim. On arrival check in to hotel. Free evening. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

DAY 2 Excursion to Changu Lake & Baba Mandir (Alternative Sightseeing - Namchi Excursion)

After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,312 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms from Gangtok city each way (Starts 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM). Overnight stay at Gangtok. Optional tour to Nathula Pass (Alt 14000Ft.) on China Border can also be arranged (Except Mon, Tue) for Indian Nationals only at an additional cost & documents required 7 days prior to departure for Nathula pass. Please note Nathula Pass permits are issued on the day of travel only as per availability and once the permit is issued the amount will be non refundable.

DAY 3 Gangtok Local Sightseeing - Pelling (117 Kms / 5 hrs)

This morning (Starts 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM) for a half day trip of Gangtok city covering Banjhakri Falls/Bakthang Falls, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre (Sunday Closed), Flower show, Dro-dul Chorten & Institute of Tibetology (Sunday Closed). Afternoon transfer to Pelling (6,100 ft.). On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Pelling.

DAY 4 Pelling Sightseeing

After breakfast start for full day sightseeing (Starts 8:30 AM - 4: 30 PM) visit Kanchenjunga waterfalls, Rimbi waterfalls & Khecheopalri Lake. After lunch visit Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse Palace Ruins and Bird Sanctuary. Overnight stay at Pelling.

DAY 5 Pelling - Darjeeling (117 kms /5 hrs)

This morning after breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6,710 ft.), Enjoy scenic beauty of Rangeet River Valley on the way. On arrival check-in to your hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling. Optional Evening (4PM - 6 PM) Toy Train Joy Ride can be done on this day at an additional cost. (Tickets can be booked online through IRCTC {From - DJ To - DJRZ} & cab waiting charges would be applicable if required)

DAY 6 Darjeeling Sightseeing

Early Morning at 4:00 am drive to Tiger hill to watch the sunrise over Mt. Kanchenjunga (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs). Free evening. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

DAY 7 Darjeeling – New Jalpaiguri / Bagdogra Airport (98 kms / 3 hrs) (Via Mirik)

After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra Airport. Jorney Ends…….

INCLUSION

  • 04 Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per the itinerary (02 nights Paro, 02 nights in Thimphu).
  • Meal Plan : Breakfast
  • Assistance upon arrival at Paro airport.
  • Return airport and round trip transfers along with all sightseeing tours by non A/C Vehicle.
  • (Upto 2 pax in Hyundai Tuscon/Santa Fe/) (Upto 3 - 5 pax in Toyota Hiace bus / Toyota Innova) (Upto 10 pax and above in Toyota Coaster Bus)
  • Permit for travel to Punakha.
  • All Monument & Museum Entrances Fees for the sights mentioned in the itinerary.

EXCLUSION

  • 04 Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per the itinerary (02 nights Paro, 02 nights in Thimphu).
  • Meal Plan : Breakfast
  • Assistance upon arrival at Paro airport.
  • Return airport and round trip transfers along with all sightseeing tours by non A/C Vehicle.
  • (Upto 2 pax in Hyundai Tuscon/Santa Fe/) (Upto 3 - 5 pax in Toyota Hiace bus / Toyota Innova) (Upto 10 pax and above in Toyota Coaster Bus)
  • Permit for travel to Punakha.
  • All Monument & Museum Entrances Fees for the sights mentioned in the itinerary.

IMPORTANT NOTE

  • For all the travelers it is necessary to carry original Voter ID or Passport to travel to Bhutan.
  • In case of child it is required to carry Birth Certificate along with School ID card.
  • A permit is required for travel to Punakha. We will get the permit for our customers.
  • To get the permit we need to submit 2 copies of passport size photograph, clear scanned copies of the voter ID card and Passport for adults and for Kids the copy of Birth Certificate. It is mandatory to carry the same.

Entry Permit

Indian Nationals travelling between Bhutan & India do not need Visa. An identity document, be it either passport or an election commission I. D card is, however required for presentation at the immigration during entry, to obtain an entry permit along with 04 passport size photographs. Indian Nationals travelling between Bhutan and Nepal require valid passport as per Nepalese immigration regulation.

Route Permit

It is required for those travelling to restricted areas beyond Dochula pass. The Route Permit is processed & issued in Thimphu, only after arrival in Bhutan and on production of the Entry Permit. Two copies of passport size photos required while processing Route Permit. Also this permit can be processed only during working days (Mon-Fri) and applications are accepted from 9-11 a.m. and permit granted on same day from 3-5 p.m in summer and 3-4 p.m. in winter.

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