Darjeeling – Kalimpong Package

Darjeeling – Kalimpong Package for three nights / four days Darjeeling today is one of the best hill stations in India. Apart from Darjeeling town, a number of other towns...
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Darjeeling – Kalimpong Package for three nights / four days

Darjeeling today is one of the best hill stations in India. Apart from Darjeeling town, a number of other towns in the neighboring area such as Kalimpong, Kurseong,  Lava,  Loleygaon etc. has got prominence in tourism.
Due to its vicinity to Sikkim; Darjeeling and Sikkim are considered together as a tourist circuit.  Till the 1980’s tourism mostly flourished in Darjeeling hills.   Since early 90’s Sikkim started gaining prominence in tourism and today tourism in Darjeeling and Sikkim go hand in hand.
The common tours in Darjeeling – Sikkim Sector cover Darjeeling, Kalimpong,  Pelling and Gangtok.  North Sikkim has also come up as an attractive tour option.
Duration of a typical leisure tour
A typical leisure tour normally covers the region in 5 to 15 days. Most common tours are of 7-10 days duration. Darjeeling offers one of the widest choices of hotels in North East.  We offer eight  different categories of hotels starting from Budget to Heritage properties.
Tourist Activities
Tiger Hill – Famous for great view of Kanchenjunga range during sunrise. Tour starts early in the morning before dawn. Experience of a lifetime if the weather is clear.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway – The DHR is commonly known as the toy train. The small train travels through narrow gauge rail tract between NJP

( Siliguri ) to Darjeeling.
Ghum Station on the DHR is one of the highest railway stations in the world.
Batasia Loop – The toy train takes a full circle here in order to gain height on a steep slope. The place is close to Darjeeling town and offers excellent glimpse of the town and the mountains. There is also a garden and a war memorial here.
DHR joyride – A common attraction among tourist is the 2 hour joyride on the toy train. The train travels from Darjeeling town to Batasia loop and back (more information)
Visit to Monastery – The common tourist activity includes visit to a number of Buddhist monasteries around Darjeeling. One of them is the Ghum monastery (Sampten Choling Monastery). This monastery is close to 150 years old. The others include Dali monastery (4 km from town), Japanese peace pagoda etc.
Visit to Tea Garden – A trip to Darjeeling is incomplete without a visit to the tea plantations that creates the famous Darjeeling Brew.
Darjeeling Zoo – Known as the Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, this is another obvious tourist attraction. The facility here was world famous for its Red Panda and Snow leopard breeding program.
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute – Darjeeling is also the place where many great mountaineers including Sherpa Tenzing Norgey lived. Tenzing was the first to climb on mt. Everest along with Edmond Hillary. This legacy as well as other great stories of mountaineering is well maintained in the museum inside the Institute.

ITINERARY : Darjeeling – Kalimpong Package for three nights / four days

Darjeeling  02 Nights,    Kalimpong 01 NIghts

Day 1: IXB/NJP TO DARJEELING -90 KMS.   We receive you on your arrival at Bagdogra Airport/ NJP station and drive to Darjeeling.                          check-in to your hotel & rest of the day at leisure.Over Night at Darjeeling.

Day 2: DARJEELING FULL DAY CITY TOUR (TIMING 4.00AM TO 7.30AM & 9.00 AM TO 1.00 PM). Early morning tour in Darjeeling with visits to – Tiger Hill Sunrise Point, Batasia Loop and Ghoom Monastery. Post Breakfast visit 7 points – Darjeeling Zoo and Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tea garden, Tenzing Rock and Gombu Rock, Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda. Free evening at Mall for Shopping. Overnight at Darjeeling.

Check out from Darjeeling and drive to Kalimpong (Alt 4175Ft / 1250M).                                                                                                                                                On arrival check-in  to your hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Kalimpong.
KALIMONG HALF DAY CITY TOUR (TIMING: 1.00 PM TO 4.30PM).  Local tour in Kalimpong with visits to Science Centre, Deolo View Point, Durpin Dara View Point, Zang Dhok Palria Phodang Monastery, Army Golf Course and Pine View Nursery.

Check out from Kalimpong hotel and drive back to Airport/Railway station.

Farewell and tour ends.

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