Trans-Himalayan Special Tour (Kathmandu/Sikkim/Darjeeling)

Duration: 10 Nights 11 Days


Itinerary & Map

  • Day 06
    Pelling sightseeing
    • A full day of sightseeing covering Pemayangtse Monastery, Lake Khecheopelri, Rimbi Falls, Rimbi Hydel Project, Lake Khecheopari and Kanchenjunga Falls and then return to hotel for lunch. After lunch visit Changay Falls, Singsor Bridge and Dentam Bazaar (includes Alpine Cheese Factory). Overnight at hotel
  • Day 07
    Drive to Darjeeling
    • Drive 4 and ½ hrs to Darjeeling and check into hotel. Visit monasteries, the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, the Chowrastha and the Old Bazaar. Overnight at hotel
  • Day 08
    Sightseeing in Darjeeling
    • Early morning drive (1 hour) to Tiger Hill for a magnificent view of the sunrise. Drive to Batashe Danda, the Rock Garden and the Padmaja Zoo. Overnight at hotel
 

  • Day 09
    Drive to Bhadrapur and fly back to Kathmandu
    • Morning drive to Bhadrapur. Fly to Kathmandu and check into hotel. Relax for the rest of the day 
 

  • Day 10
    Leisure day in Kathmandu
  • Day 11
    Depart Kathmandu
  • Day 01
    Arrival
    • Arrive at Kathmandu and check into hotel. The rest of the day is free 

  • Day 02
    Kathmandu sightseeing
    • Morning sightseeing in Kathmandu and Patan cities. Visit Patan Darbar Square, Krishna Temple, Golden Temple, Khumbheswor Temple and the Tibetan Refugee Camp. Afternoon visit Swayambhunath, Darbar Square of Kathmandu and the Old Bazaar 

  • Day 03
    Flight to Bhadrapur and drive to Gangtok
    • Fly to Bhadrapur and drive to Siliguri. Drive from Siliguri by jeep to Gangtok (4 hrs). Check into hotel 
 

  • Day 04
    Gangtok sightseeing
    • Visit Rumtek Monastery and the Gangtok Bazaar, 7th Point, the Flower Show, Choteng Monastry, the Directorate of Handicrafts and Handlooms, Enchey monastery, Droul Chorten, the Research Institute of Tibetology and the Botanical Gardens. Overnight in Gangtok 

  • Day 05
    Drive to Pelling
    • Drive to Pelling (140 km; 7 hrs). Overnight at hotel