Darjeeling is popularly known as the “Queens of Hill Stations” offers a picturesque view of the Himalayan panorama. It is a superlative combination of fern-filled valleys, snow-capped peaks, and tea-scented air. Darjeeling is famous for tea gardens, magnificent view of the Himalayas, Kanchenjunga peak, beautiful valleys, trekking to high altitude and the famous toy train. As it is Darjeeling attracts botanists, ornithologists, adventurers, photographers and holidaymakers alike. With its array of scenic wonders and a rich folk culture, Darjeeling has something for everyone.
So come, visit Darjeeling with us and experience Darjeeling like never before.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||New Jalpaiguri Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB)|
|DURATION||4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS|
|STAY||LIVE AWAY HOME 1/2|
|LOCATIONS COVERED||DARJEELING , TIGER HILL|
New Jalpaiguri Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) – Darjeeling
Meet and Greet on arrival and transfer to Darjeeling via Kurseong. In Kurseong, guests can stopover for a while for a cup of tea at Kurseong Tourist Lodge. From here we drive further to Darjeeling. After arrival in Darjeeling, the guest is welcomed by the host, following which the rest of the day can be spent at leisure. Overnight stay in Darjeeling.
In Darjeeling - Local Sightseeing (4:00AM to 4:00PM)
Early Morning at 04:00 AM we visit Tiger Hill, famous for sunrise over Mt. Kanchendzonga. On our way back, we visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. From here we return to the homestay for breakfast. After breakfast, we visit The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (closed on Thursday), PNZ Zoological Park (closed on Thursday) Tenzing Rock, Tibetans Refuge Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway, Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda. After the tour, we return to the homestay.
The Darjeeling Heritage Walk/Spend your day a leisure.
Today, our guest are free to enjoy a day explore the city/relax and enjoy the beauty of Darjeeling. The Guest may choose to do our Darjeeling Heritage Walk, which is a guided walk across the city covering the rich English architecture and Gurkha history of the region.
Drop to New Jalpaiguri Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) via Mirik
After breakfast, we go on an excursion trip to Mirik. In Mirik guests can enjoy a boat ride on the manmade Sumendu Lake, Mirik is also famous for its many tea gardens and the drive through them is simply breathtaking. Enroute, guest can also visit Pashupati Nagar in Nepal. Pashupati is famous for imported goods from China and is a shoppers’ paradise. After lunch, we return head to NJP/IXB for a journey forwards.
Note: Indian tourist vehicles are not allowed to Pashupati Nagar. Guests will have to hire a Nepali cab at additional cost from the border check post.