Darjeeling Tourism

About Darjeeling
Natural setting of Darjeeling creates a wonderful magic. Situated at an elevation of 2134m above sea level, located in West Bengal, Darjeeling is a place where words remain inadequate to compliment its elegance. Today, it's one of most amazing mountain channels in Indian, and attracts visitors from far and extensive. The word 'Darjeeling' consists of two Tibetan words: 'dorie' which basically means magic and 'ling' that appears for 'place'. So significance of Darjeeling in Tibetan is the 'Place of Thunder'.

Heading to the north east, a tour of Gangtok is also a fine way of complementing your Darjeeling tours. Unarguably, Nature seems at its best in Darjeeling. Fantastic tea landscapes, spectacular cloud-kissing mountains, strong vibrant valleys, gleaming waterways and flowing waterfalls; this stunning mountain position features almost all aspects of characteristics. Magical views of sunrise and sunset are too attractive to leave anyone spellbound. Also discover an enamoring prosperity of plants & wildlife. Majestic presence of Himalaya is almost impossible to exceed over when you're in Darjeeling.

Darjeeling Tourism is pleasant and magical, Cheap Air E Tickets introduces package that lets you explore the true natural beauty, experience the unlimited delights and bring home delightful memories.
  • Accommodation on twin Sharing Basis.
  • Meal Plan (Please refer Cost sheet).
  • Exclusive Non a/c vehicle for transfers & sightseeing. Please brief to guest that vehicle will not be at disposal it will be available to guest as per itinerary only (point to point basis).
  • All permit fees & hotel taxes (as per itinerary).
  • Rates are valid for Indian Nationals only.
  • Gangtok: Hotel Nirvana Regency / similar
  • Darjeeling: Hotel Meghma / similar
  • Package Cost Per Person @ 12,800/- (2 Pax Travelling)
  • Package Cost Per Person @ 9,000/- (4 Pax Travelling)
  • Package Cost Per Person @ 8,000/- (6 Pax Travelling)

Note: Rates are Subject to change and Subject to availability.
Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Darjeeling
Our representative will be there to receive the Guest at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - He will be assisting for the transfer - Darjeeling - Nearly 105 kilometers 3.5 - 4 hours drive - At an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet lies the land of breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Mount Everest is the Queen of the hills - It is also home to the famous World Heritage train - The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) - Check into hotel - Evening free to roam around Mall or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Darjeeling.

Day 2: Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing (Half Day)
Early morning at around 3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hillto view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather) - On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop - Back to hotel for break fast - After breakfast next round of sight seeing - Half Day city tour includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Peace Pagoda - Back to hotel - Evening free to stroll around the Mall area or Chowk Bazaar - Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 3: Transfer to Gangtok & Gangtok Local Sight Seeing (Half Day)
Morning breakfast - Transfer to Gangtok - Nearly 135 Kilometers 3 - 3.5 hours drive - Gangtok - The capital of the 22nd State of India, Sikkim is one of the most beautiful hill station with varied options for tourist - It is known for the monastery, Orchids, High altitude Lake and butterflies - It has option for tourist of all ages - Check into Hotel - Drive for visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, one , etc - Back to hotel - Evening free - Over Night stay at Gangtok.

Day 4: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (Full Day)
Morning breakfast at hotel - Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir nearly 40 kilometers and 2 hours drive along the Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary, the home to the red panda and the blood pheasant with Rhododendron and other alpine trees - Situated at an elevation of 3753 meters / 12310 feet - The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep - Generally covered in snow for most of the year the year - This lake is home to the Brahmini ducks & many migratory birds - Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all - Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers and is optional tour - Back to Gangtok - Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok (Incase of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided).

Day 5: Departure - Gangtok to Siliguri
Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - Morning breakfast - After breakfast transfer to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) - Nearly 135 kilometers 4.5 - 5 hours drive - Guest are advised to start early and not to rush - Forwarding Journey.

Imp: Above is an indicative itinerary and is subject to change by overseas service provider if required.

- Permit require for Tsomgo Lake. It is mandatory that guest should carry 04 copies of pass â€" port size photograph, original photo ID proof with photo copy (identity card - Voter ID card/Pass-port/Driving License etc) for processing the permit.
- Permit also require for traveling to North Sikkim (Lachung & Lachen). Requires 02 more copies of passport size photographs along with original photo ID proof.
- The above mentioned hotels will be confirmed as per the room availability. Otherwise we will confirm similar category.
- The rates quoted in the packages are on per person basis, valid for Indian nationals & till 15th Sep 2014 (High seasons surcharge will be applicable from 20th Dec - 04th Jan).
Starting from
4 Nights / 5 Days
per person (Min 6 pax)
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