Golden Triangle of North East comprises of some of the stunning destinations of North East region of India such as Sikkim, West Bengal. Glimpse of North East Golden Triangle is a channel to paradise for nature seekers and wildlife lovers. The culture and traditions of the North East region of India is slightly different from other parts of India.
Arriving Bagdogra Airport proceed to Kalimpong, Kalim in local dialect means King’s Minister and Pong means Stronghold. So the name Kalimpong actually means Stronghold of King’s Minister and has originated from the time of king’s dynasty in the region. Some say that the name has been derived from the word Kalibong (locals call it Kaulim). It’s a type of fiber plant used for making paper.
Sightseeing of Kalimpong and next destination will be Gangtok visiting the Monastries and admiring the natural beauty of North Eastern part of India.
Further to the Itinerary Visit to Darjeeling, known for the tea plantation. Visit to the plantation and other tourist sports.
Do not forget to wake early morning to witness the beautiful sunrise from the Tiger Hill
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi.
On arrival at Delhi airport or railway station, our representative will meet you to pick you up and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
Day 2: Delhi to Bagdogra and to Kalimpong
Arrival transfer from Bagdogra to hotel at Kalimpong. The town thrived as a wool trading center with Tibet till 1950s. Its a quiet hill resort and a haven for retired people. Dinner & Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Kalimpong -Gangtok
Breakfast at the hotel and proceed for city tour visiting Zang Dog Palri Fo Brang Monastery, Tharpa Choling Monastery. Thongsa Gumpa and flower nurseries. Afternoon drive to Gangtok. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Gangtok
Breakfast at the hotel then proceed for Mirik Lake (115 KM),retirn to Gangtok & O/N at hotel.
Day 5: Gangtok
After Breakfast, proceed for visit Rumtek Monastery, Enchey Monastery, Do Drul Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology (closed on Sundays), Cottage Industry (closed on Sundays) and Flower Show Complex. overnight at Gangtok.
Day 6: Gangtok to Darjeeling
After breakfast drive to Darjeeling, After Arrival city tour visiting Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (closed on Thursday) which was started by Tenzing Norgay after he climbed Mount Everest, Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 7: Darjeeling
Early morning visit Tiger Hill to see a beautiful sunrise and Himalayan Range like Kanchandzonga, Mount Everest etc.
Breakfast at the hotel and proceed to Tibetan Refugee Centre (closed on Sunday), Lebong, Tenzing Rock, Gombu Rock and Happy Valley Tea Estate (from outside). Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Darjeeling – Bagdogra Apt
Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Bagdogra in time for flight to Delhi. After arrival in Delhi as per flight schedule we can do Sightseeing of Delhi and Later transfer to Airport to catch flight for next destination.
Note: The itinerary can be customized as per your flight schedule and arrival point. We can tailor the itinerary with the extension of destinations as per your desire.
- 7 Nights accommodation in hotels on twin sharing basis.
- Daily buffet breakfast.
- All arrival, departure, sightseeing as per above itinerary by Non Ac car in Hills (north East) Ac Car in Delhi.
- Airfare from Delhi to Bagdogra and Bagdogra to Delhi
- All applicable hotel & transport taxes.
- Government services tax of 4.89%.
- Any meals other than those specified.
- Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
- Entrance fees during sightseeing.
- Any other item not specified.
- International airfare.