With snow-capped Himalayan peaks at the horizon overlooking the green tea gardens and tiny waterfalls adorning the terrain, Darjeeling certainly has the most beautiful landscape. Also referred to as the Queen of the Hills, Darjeeling remains one of the most exotic destinations in India. This package also includes a trip to Mirik Lake where you can experience the joy of boating in a placid and beautiful lake. Take a couple of days off and rejuvenate your spirits in this idyllic retreat which has plenty of scenic locales, secluded monasteries and the most humble people!
Day 1: Bagdogra/NJP - Darjeeling (93 kilometres | 3 hours approx.)
Meals: No Meal
Get transferred to your hotel in Darjeeling from Bagdogra airport or NJP railway station. Check-in the hotel and spend a comfortable overnight stay.
Day 2: Darjeeling
Make an early morning visit to Tiger Hill and watch beautiful sunrise and Himalayan mountains like Kanchandzonga, Mount Everest etc. Visit the Ghoom Monastery, the oldest in the area where one can see the 15 ft. tall image of Mythey Buddha.
Return to the hotel for breakfast and proceed for city tour visiting Himalayan Mountaineering Institute(closed on Thursday), Zoological Park(closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Centre(closed on Sunday), Tenzing Rock, Gombu Rock and Happy Valley Tea Estate(from outside).
Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Darjeeling
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for a day long excursion to MirikLake. Return to Darjeeling for an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Darjeeling Ã‚Â– Bagdogra/NJP
After breakfast at the hotel, the tour concludes with transfer to Bagdogra/NJP in time for flight/train to onward destination.