Himalayan Golden Triangle

Himalayan Golden Triangle

6 Days / 5 Nights

RS. 27,600 per person twin sharing

Itinerary

3 Hotel(s), 20 Sightseeing, Only Breakfast, Cab, Airport Transfers .
  • Day 1
    NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Darjeeling (75 kms / 3 hrs)

    Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Darjeeling (6,950 ft.). On arrival Check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

    Hotel - Pink Mountain  

  • Day 2
    Darjeeling Sightseeing

    Early morning (4:00 AM) visit Tiger Hill (Subject to availability of Permit / Token) back to hotel. After breakfast start at 8.30 AM visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Ropeway, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Japanese Temple, Ghoom Monastery, Batasia loop. Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

    Batasia Loop
    Batasia Loop

    Batasia Loop-SIGHTSEEING

    The Batasia Loop is a spiral railway created to lower the gradient of ascent of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway in Darjeeling district of West Bengal, India. At this point, the track spirals around over itself through a tunnel and over a hilltop

    Ghoom Monastery
    Ghoom Monastery

    Ghoom Monastery-SIGHTSEEING

    Old Ghoom Monastery is the popular name of Yiga Choeling. The monastery belongs to the Gelukpa or the Yellow Hat sect and is known for its 15 feet-high statue of the Maitreya Buddha.

    Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
    Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

    Himalayan Mountaineering Institute-SIGHTSEEING

    The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute was established in Darjeeling to encourage mountaineering as an organized sport in India. The first ascent of Mount Everest in 1953 by Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary sparked a keen interest in establishing mountaineering as a well-respected endeavor for people in the region. Tenzing Norgay was the first director of field training for HMI.

    Japanese Temple
    Japanese Temple

    Japanese Temple-SIGHTSEEING

    There is a wonderful Japanese temple located at a 10 minutes driving distance from the Darjeeling town center. The temple is also known as the Nipponzan Myohoji Buddhist Temple. ... Close to the temple is the Peace Pagoda that showcases four avatars of Lord Buddha.

    P.N. Zoological Park
    P.N. Zoological Park

    P.N. Zoological Park-SIGHTSEEING

    Tenzing Rock
    Tenzing Rock

    Tenzing Rock-SIGHTSEEING

    Opposite to this is the Gombu Rock named after Nawang Gombu, nephew of Tenzing who was the first person to climb the Everest twice, once in 1963 and then in 65. He took over as the Director of Field Training at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute after Tenzing retired in 1976.One of a pair of large natural rocks used by people to practice rock-climbing, including beginners.

    Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre
    Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre

    Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre-SIGHTSEEING

    Hotel - Pink Mountain  

  • Day 3
    Darjeeling – Kalimpong (57 kms / 2 ½ hrs) Sightseeing

    After Breakfast transfer to Kalimpong (3,950 ft.). On arrival Check-in to your hotel. Afternoon enjoy half day tour of Kalimpong Visit Mangal Dham, Deolo Hill, Golf Garden, Durpin Dara Hills & Pine View Nursery (Sunday closed). Overnight stay at Kalimpong.

    Deolo Hill
    Deolo Hill

    Deolo Hill-SIGHTSEEING

    Deolo Hill is one of the two hills that the town of Kalimpong stands between. The hill is 1,704 meters above msl and is the highest point of Kalimpong town. The hill is located north east of the town. It is one of the 2 hills between which the town is sandwiched, the other one being Durpin hill.With bit of a hike ,It offer stunning views of the town,Teesta river and the beautiful Ralli valley.The place also offers stunning sunrise view of Khangchendzonga.

    Durpin Dara Hills
    Durpin Dara Hills

    Durpin Dara Hills-SIGHTSEEING

    Durpin Dara Hill is the second highest mountain in the area and located south of Kalimpong town. The word 'Durpin' in Nepli means binocular and you can guess why such a name - great views of course.

    Golf Garden
    Golf Garden

    Golf Garden-SIGHTSEEING

    Army Golf Course (known as Lion's Golf Course) is at a short distance from the town on Durpin ridge, located opposite the famous Singamari Tourist Lodge of state government and next to the Circuit House. This is a 9-hole 3652 yards, par 64 golf course at 4,400 ft altitude in a picturesque setting and overlooking the wonderful views of the mountains. The course has been laid by the army authorities. It was conceived by Major General Dalbir Singh and Lt Col. CF Hamilton, and inaugurated on 7th October 1973. It has 12 greens and considered the most scenic golf course of India.

    Mangal Dham,
    Mangal Dham,

    Mangal Dham,-SIGHTSEEING

    Pine View Nursery
    Pine View Nursery

    Pine View Nursery-SIGHTSEEING

    Pine View Nursery is a well-known nursery in Kalimpong hill station known for its exotic collection of cactus. Over 1500 species of cactus can be found here which was collected diligently from around the globe for four decades.

    Hotel - Golden Kuensel Resort  

  • Day 4
    Kalimpong – Gangtok (75 kms / 3 hrs) Local Sightseeing

    After breakfast transfer to Gangtok (5,500 ft.). On arrival check-in to your hotel. Afternoon proceed for a half day city tour visiting Flower show, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre (Closed on Sunday and 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month), Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday), Dro-dul Chorten, Gonjang Monastery & Banjakhri Falls (maximum 3-4 hours). Overnight stay at Gangtok.

    Banjhakri Falls
    Banjhakri Falls

    Banjhakri Falls-SIGHTSEEING

    The Ban jhakri falls is a recreation center and tourist attraction about 7 km from Gangtok. The park's statuary and other displays, the Ban Jhakri, or traditional shamanic healer who worships spirits living in caves around the falls. There are paved pathways and footbridge around the park which spreads across some 2-acres of land area with many trees and flowering plants in it. It's a popular picnic spot. There is also a man made lake here with a dragon at the center.It is perfect place for soaking up the nature and having a picnic with your loved ones.

    Cottage Industry And Handicraft Centre
    Cottage Industry And Handicraft Centre

    Cottage Industry And Handicraft Centre-SIGHTSEEING

    Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms is the recent name given to the old Handloom and Handicrafts Centre of Sikkim. Located at a distance of half kilometer from the main market of Gangtok, the centre is also known as the Government Institute of Cottage Industries (GICI).

    Dro-dul Chorten
    Dro-dul Chorten

    Dro-dul Chorten-SIGHTSEEING

    Gonjang Monastery
    Gonjang Monastery

    Gonjang Monastery-SIGHTSEEING

    Namgyal Institute of Tibetology
    Namgyal Institute of Tibetology

    Namgyal Institute of Tibetology-SIGHTSEEING

    Namgyal Institute of Tibetology is a Tibet museum in Gangtok, Sikkim, India. The foundation stone of the institute was laid by the 14th Dalai Lama on 10 February 1957 and it was opened officially by the Prime Minister of India Pandit Jawahar lal Nehru on 1 October 1958.The NIT library holds one of the largest collections of Tibetan works in the world outside Tibet and a museum of Tibetan iconography and religious art. The institute's main building is an imposing monument and a splendid example of Sikkimese architecture.NIT offer plenty of insight and knowledge about Tibetan culture to their visitors and is a must visit place.

    Ridge Park Flower Show
    Ridge Park Flower Show

    Ridge Park Flower Show-SIGHTSEEING

    The flower exhibition complex is situated just below the Ridge Park and adjacent to the White Memorial Hall that draws numerous visitors during the annual flower exhibition. Located not very far from the main town, one can easily walk to the flower exhibition center or take a cab. Here you can find many varieties of Orchids and other flowers most of the year, but best time to visit this place is around April-May (spring season), when the management gathers and showcases fresh varieties of orchids and other flowers from around the state. The climate of Sikkim is exceedingly conducive to cultivate orchids and other variety of flowers. The Government of Sikkim invites participants from the neighboring states also to participate in the annual flower show contest.

    Hotel - The Grand Silk Route  

  • Day 5
    Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir

    After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

    (In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provide alternate sightseeing.)

    Baba Mandir
    Baba Mandir

    Baba Mandir-SIGHTSEEING

    Major "Baba" Harbhajan Singh was an Indian army soldier. He is revered as the "Hero of Nathula" by soldiers of the Indian army, who built a shrine in his honor. He was accorded the status of saint by believers who refer to him as the "Baba" (saintly father).Many who come here leave a bottle of drinking water which they arrange to collect a few days later. It is believed that one can fulfill one's wishes by drinking that water. Although this temple is on a roadside, it is surrounded by mountains from all sides and the views all around is magnificent.

    Tsomgo Lake
    Tsomgo Lake

    Tsomgo Lake-SIGHTSEEING

    Tsomgo Lake, also known as Tsongmo Lake or Changu Lake, is a glacial lake in the East Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim, some 40 kilometres from the capital Gangtok.

    Hotel - The Grand Silk Route  

  • Day 6
    Gangtok – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (120 kms / 5 hrs)

    After breakfast Check-out from hotel in time and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.

     


Hotels

Pink Mountain

Pink Mountain

Pink Mountain

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Golden Kuensel Resort

Golden Kuensel Resort

Golden Kuensel Resort

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The Grand Silk Route

The Grand Silk Route

The Grand Silk Route

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Inclusions Exclusions

    • Hotel Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per itinerary

    • Meals as per hotel plan

    • All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in a non air-conditioned vehicle on Pvt basis

    • Road taxes, parking fees, fuel charges, interstate taxes

     

    • GST if not mentioned in the rates

    • All personal expenses like tips, laundry, telephone calls/fax, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fees at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.

    • Anything not mentioned under Package Inclusions.

    • Entrance fees at all monuments and sightseeing spots

    • Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, and roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.

    • Airfare if not mentioned in the itinerary

    • Nathula Pass

    • In case client wishes to prepone /postpone his or her travel dates, we request you to kindly reach us 15 days prior to journey date via e-mail/SMS.

    • The customers can prepone /postpone their tour once without any additional charges (if intimated before 15 days of travel date in written). However postponing & preponing second time will attract additional charges.

    • Also note that few service providers (Hoteliers, Transporter etc.) may apply postpone/prepone charges even after meeting above requirement. In such cases postpone/prepone charges will deducted from the advance amount deposited.

    • In all prepone or postpone scenarios, the services and the costing will be subject to availability of Hotel/Volvo and season/off season time.

    • We do not accept any changes in plan within 15 days of travel date. However in rare cases like adverse climatic conditions or strikes, package can be postponed which will be intimated to you beforehand.

    • The validity to utilize your Advance payment in prepone/postpone scenarios is 1 Year from the date of advance payment.

    • The advance payment and the invoice Number allotted to you, are transferable i.e. you can pass on your booking to any of your friends/ relatives. (Please Note: In order to transfer your booking you must meet the above terms and conditions first).

    Here is a must take list that you should carry while traveling:

    • ID Proof any Passport v(For International Travel)
    • Water Bottle with a Filtering System
    • Daily Medications
    • Phone Chargers
    • Camera
    • ID Proof
    • Toilet Papers
    • Walking Shoes
    • Ear Phones
    • Cap
    • Power bank
    • Sun Screen Lotion
    • Wipes
    • Ladies basics
    • Mosquito Creame/bands/net depending upon your itinerary.

    • 50% advance to be paid at the time of booking.
    • Air fair is calcualted at the time of proposal creation and is subject to change at the time of booking.
    • 100% payment is to be made for domestic packages before 4 days of departure date.
    • 100% payment is to be made for international packages before 7 days of departure date.
    • In case of cancellation standard cancellation policies will be applicable or may be changed as per the policies

    We are a Travel Boutique house which specializes in the personalized travel experiences . We have travelled the length and breadth of these regions repeatedly, just to ensure that our clients are visiting the right places at the right time on the right days, eating hygienic & tasty food, staying at the best properties which are cheap and fantastic as well. We have every answer to your query pertaining to the destinations.

Cancellation Policy

    If you Cancel your Holiday

    • 30 days or more before date of departure : 25% of total cost

    • 29 - 20 days before date of departure : 50% of total cost

    • 19 days or less before date of departure : 100% of total cost