Feel the cool mountain breeze on your face as you gently sip a cup of world famous Darjeeling tea. Open your window to get sweeping views of lush green tea gardens and snow-laden peaks of Himalayas. Or if you fancy sitting in a cute toy-train with a steam engine that chugs along verdant hillsides, here is a great chance! Pack your bags and escape the mundane life to enjoy a peaceful holiday in the lap of Himalayas.
Darjeeling also called as the Queen of Hills, is one of the best places to visit in Northeast India. Darjeeling is located in the Lesser Himalayan region at a height of 6,700 ft. There are various spots in Darjeeling from where you can get closer views of Kanchenjunga, the world's third-highest mountain. This charming hill town in the state of West Bengal was a favourite holiday resort for the British in olden days. The town still exudes a colonial charm despite all modern advancements. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) system, a UNESCO declared world heritage site is a brilliant work of engineering built in the 1800s. Visit Ghoom, the highest railway station in India located 6 kms away
from the town.
An early morning drive to Tiger Hills will mesmerize you with views of a golden sunrise over the Kanchenjunga range. On the way back, you can halt at the Batasia Loop where you can enjoy a good session of photography. Some of the other best places to see in Darjeeling include Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing and Gombu Rock, Tibetan refugee self- help center (closed on Sunday), Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda. The weather here is cool throughout the year and hence anytime is a good time to visit Darjeeling. The nearest airport is Bagdogra and the nearest railway junction is New Jalpaiguri (NJP).
When you are in Darjeeling, you will get a chance to taste a range of interesting cuisines from Nepal, Sikkim and Tibet. You can witness a fine blend of different cultures and experience the best of hospitality in this region. Our 4 days tour itinerary allows you to cover all major tourist places in Darjeeling. As add on, you also be visiting Mirik Lake and Pashupati Nagar market located in the Indo-Nepal border. The main bazaar in Darjeeling is the best place for shopping. You will get cute souvenirs, dresses, accessories and other export goods for a good bargain price.
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PICK UP FROM NJP RAILWAY STATION / BAGDOGRA AIRPORT (IXB) - DARJEELINGWe start a scenic drive from meeting point towards Darjeeling (Approx 68 km / 2 h 40 min). Check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Darjeeling.
DARJEELING SIGHTSEEINGEarly morning tour to Tiger Hills (Approx 8364 Ft / 2550 Mts at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Mt.Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). On way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast we will start out for sightseeing - Himalayan Mountaineening Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan refugee self- help centre (closed on Sunday), Japanese Temple & Peace Pagoda and back to hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Darjeeling.
DARJEELING - MIRIK - DARJEELINGAfter breakfast transfer to Mirik (Approx 60 km / 2 h 40 min) Full day sightseeing of Pashupati Nagar (Indo-Nepal border) for shopping & Mirik Lake (Horse riding & Boat is available around the lake on direct payment basis). Evening back to Darjeeling and Overnight at the hotel in Darjeeling.
DARJEELING - NJP RAILWAY STATION / (IXB) BAGDOGRA AIRPORTLast day of the tour, after early breakfast depart to NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) for your onwards connection / journey.
- Minimum Pax: 2
- Any cost arising due to political unrest and natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot).
- Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
- The car provided for the trip will be on point to point as per itinerary and it cannot be used under disposal.
- Guest travelling in a group should travel with minimum baggage only. Kindly do not exceed baggage allowance of 15 kgs per person. If in case guest travelling in a group has exceeded the baggage policy then they need to hire additional vehicle if in case the cab driver denies for extra luggage. The charges for additional vehicle need to be paid by customer locally. The restriction of baggage policy is due to hilly area and safety of the passengers.