Inclusion

Transfer
Meal
Sightseeing
Hotel

Themes

Self Drive
Hill Station
Honeymoon Tour
Family Holiday
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Trip Description

Visit Tiger Hill to eyewitness a beautiful sunrise in Darjeeling

Enjoy a fun cable car ride in Darjeeling and Gangtok tour

A memorable ride Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (Toy Train), a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Visit Directorate of Handicraft & Handloom, White Hall & Flower Show, Gangtok

Yak ride at Tsogmo Lake and Visit Baba Mandir in Gangtok trip

Explore Rumtek Monastery, Do-drul Chorten and Research Institute of Tibetology.

Visit to Tea Gardens, Batasia Loop. Ghoom Monastery, Peace pagoda, and Japanese Temple


Inclusion

 Hotel accommodation on double/triple sharing (as per the booking)

 Daily breakfast at hotel

 Transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary by the chauffeur driven vehicle and for the duration of the services as per the itinerary

 All transfers & sightseeing by AC Etios/Swift Dzire or similar for 2-3 adult pax & AC Tavera/Innova/Xylo or similar for 4-7 adult pax.

 Toll tax, parking, driver allowance and interstate taxes of the transport

Exclusion

Any item of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls, etc.

Any Airfare / Train fare.

Entrance fees to monuments or museum.

Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.

Travel insurance, Alcoholic / Non- Alcoholic beverages, Any additional meals

GST will be applicable on total invoice.

Any services not mentioned above.

Package Itinerary

DAY -1

Arrival in Darjeeling
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Darjeeling


On arrival with meeting and assistance at the airport/railway station. Our Ghumney representative will meet to welcome and escort you and straight transfer to Darjeeling Hotel.
Set at an elevation of 2050 m, Darjeeling is a beautiful hill town in West Bengal, popular for its tea plantations. Home to Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this tranquil town makes every visitor experience spectacular views of the Majestic Himalayas. The pleasing weather and soothing ambiance of the place promise to make your trip to Darjeeling memorable.
On reaching, check-in to the hotel. Step out to explore the Mall or shopping area of Darjeeling in the evening. Later, come back to the hotel for an overnight stay.

DAY -2

Darjeeling Local Sightseeing
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Darjeeling


Wake up early this morning and start your family tour by driving towards the famous Tiger Hill (11 km) to experience a sunrise like never before. As you pass through, thick forests of oak and magnolia, get ready to enjoy a sunrise over Kangchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather). Tiger Hill is famous to offer a panoramic view of Mount Everest and Mount Kanchenjunga together. As the first rays of the sun hit the place, you get to see the twin peaks of Kanchenjunga painted in shades of pink and orange.

After enjoying this breathtaking sunrise, head back to Darjeeling. En-route, visit Ghoom Monastery, War memorial and Batasia Loop. An age-old monastery, Ghoom Monastery is known for its spiritual ambience, beautiful thangkas and alluring surroundings. The monastery holds much importance for Buddhists as it preserves some of the rare Buddhist manuscripts. Batasia Loop is the perfect host to Darjeeling Himalayan toy train, which passes through the place in a loop-like pattern. Near Batasia loop, there is a war memorial dedicated to the brave soldiers who lost their lives for the country during wars and operations after independence.

On reaching the hotel, have your breakfast and go for your next round of sightseeing. Start with a visit to Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, which is well-known for its exotic flora and fauna. Visit Peace Pagoda, another major tourist attraction of Darjeeling. The place is believed to be a symbol of peace and spirituality. There is a Buddhist temple and monastery located near Peace pagoda. Done up in traditional Japanese style, they offer a serene ambience to meditate.

With that spirit of mountaineering, you really can’t miss visiting the famous Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday). Enjoy the beautiful views of the tea plantations and snow-capped peaks with a Cable Ride that takes you to the beautiful Rangit Valley from Darjeeling. Explore the true beauty of Darjeeling, which lies in its Tea Estates and pick the best tea for yourself. Also, visit attractions like Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday) and Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed).

Head back to the hotel and enjoy a stroll around the mall in the evening. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY -3

Transfer Darjeeling to Gangtok & Half Day Sightseeing
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Gangtok


Munch some healthy breakfast in the morning and then take a transfer from Darjeeling to Gangtok, located at a distance of 96 km from Darjeeling.
A well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site, Gangtok is nestled amid the high peaks of the Himalayas. Set at an elevation of 1600m, the place allures tourists from all over the world to explore its untouched beauty. Lakes, gardens, monasteries, Gangtok has something for every tourist. Gangtok experiences pleasant weather all throughout the year, this is why, people throng the place to enjoy some time amid natural beauty all through the year.

On reaching, check-in to the hotel and go for sightseeing at major tourist attractions of Gangtok. Do Drul Chorten Stupa is one of the most important Stupas in Sikkim. The stupa features intricate architecture which leaves every visitor mesmerized.

Set on a scenic hill above Gangtok, Enchey Monastery is one of the major attractions of Gangtok. It is believed that the monastery belongs to the Nyingma order of Vajrayana Buddhism. The location where the monastery is located is believed to be blessed by Lama Drupthob Karpo, who was an expert in tantric art of Buddhism. Enchey Monastery is beautifully decorated and features alluring images of the deities Buddha, Loki Sharia, and Guru Padmasambhava. One can find a number of masks in the monastery which are used during the annual religious dances. Do visit other attractions like Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, White Hall and Flower Show. Later, return back to the hotel. Enjoy the evening at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY -4

Excursion to Tsogmo Lake & Baba Mandir
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Gangtok


This morning, after having your breakfast, leave for an exciting excursion. Your Gangtok family package also includes a daytrip to Tsogmo Lake (38.5 km) and Baba Mandir (54.6 km).
A tranquil and scenic lake, Tsogmo Lake is one of the most popular attractions of Gangtok. Set at an elevation of 3780 m, this glacial lake is considered holy by Sikkimese people. There is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, located on the banks of the lake. The place is a paradise for bird watchers as get to spot a number of Brahminy duck and migratory birds near the lake.

Located at a distance of around 16 km from Tsogmo Lake is Baba Mandir. A popular pilgrim center, Baba Mandir is believed to possess wish fulfilling powers. The shrine is built in the memory of Baba Harbhajan Singh, who was an Indian Army soldier and lost his life near Nathula Pass. It is believed that he is still ‘on duty’ for the Indian Army and he guards the lives of soldiers posted on the India- China border.
You have an option of visiting Nathula Pass, which is located 20 km from the shrine. Later, head back to Gangtok. In the evening, go for a stroll around the Mall road or any of the local shopping centers. Stay overnight at the hotel.

DAY -5

Departure - Gangtok to Siliguri
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Siliguri


In time transfer to airport/railway station to board flight/train for onward destination.

End of Our Services ( Check-in/ Check-out time is 1200 Hrs. at all hotels )

Accommodation
Destination Nights Standard
Darjeeling 2 Night ---
Gangtok 2 Night ---
Siliguri 1 Day ---

Terms & Conditions

  • Given prices are on Per person basis on two persons sharing a room.
  • Price quoted are subject to availability at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.
  • All taxes or entrance fees etc. are extra as applicable.
  • On the last day their is no hotel accommodation included. Check out time from your hotel is 1200 noon.
  • All transfers and sightseeing are provided in the chauffeur-driven private transport (unless mentioned as SIC - Seat in a Coach) or as mentioned in inclusions
  • Our drivers are responsible for safe driving with proper knowledge of route/itinerary. However, he would not be able to explain any sightseeing spots /History of monuments etc. and for same, you may take proper Guided services from us on an additional cost basis.
  • Holiday Surcharge will be added if applicable
  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will be on receipt of the request for bookings. 
  • The above is only an offer and not confirmation of your bookings. We shall proceed with your booking once we receive the payment from you & if we are not able to get the original hotels, shall provide equivalent / alternative hotels.
  • No Transfers are given for dinner unless pre-booked and paid above the holiday cost
  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Ghumney.com will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide the best possible assistance.
  • Always follow the timings given by the driver and guide for all the services and transfers. In case you fail to it, the driver may leave and you will receive no refund on it
  • Some departures can have essential gala dinner on some special dates depending on the policy of the hotel which is over and above the cost of the holiday
  • The hotel will provide rooms on double or twin sharing basis as per the availability. We can’t commit for it in advance. It is completely between the client and the hotel (bed type availability)
  • Please note that if the holiday is a fixed package then we don’t provide any alteration or changes for the same. The change may be requested in rare circumstances that may be granted on the subject to availability The tour includes lots of physical activities and excursions. It is requested from all the clients to take a full medical check-up and post-approval of doctors, go for the journey. If the client is facing any medical problem, it is highly recommended to be cured before going on a trip
  • Any kind of delays in flight due to any reason is not our responsibility and any kind of hotel cancellations and no shows will be the responsibility of the client
  • Over and above our cancellation policy, if there is any extra or additional cancellation policy of airline, cruise, hotels etc, the client will have to pay the same. There are some tickets, which are non-refundable that has to be taken care of by the client
  • We understand that the client accepts our terms and conditions before confirming the above tour package.

Cancellation Policy:

In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:

60 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Tour / service cost

45 days prior to arrival: 20% of the Tour / service cost

15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Tour / service cost

07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost

 

LESS THAN 72 HOURS OR NO SHOW: NO REFUND