HIGHWAY PANORAMAS - SIKKIM & DARJEELING
Sikkim - The land locked region in the North East corner of India is arguably one of the most beautiful destinations at the foothills of the Himalayas. The assortment of beautiful & serene Monasteries, gorgeous High Altitude Lakes, less trodden valleys, stunning views of The Kanchendzonga, Rhododendron forests, etc coupled with a vibrant & cheerful culture make Sikkim a "Must Do" in the check list of every ardent traveler.
Join Canvas N Chrome as we Drive through the Hill Roads of Sikkim exploring the nooks & crannies of this magnificent region at leisure.
(on MAP basis - Breakfast & Dinner included)
10 Nights / 11 Days
NJP Railway Station / (IXB) Bagdogra Airport - Gangtok (02 Night) – Lachen (02 Night) - Lachung (01 Night) - Gangtok (01 Night) - Pelling (02 Night) - Darjeeling (02 Night) - Njp Railway Station / (Ixb) Bagdogra Airport
Day 01 - 22/10/2015 - Thursday
Arrival Njp Railway Station / (Ixb) Bagdogra Airport - Gangtok
On arrival at NJP Railway Station / (IXB) Airport, (413 Ft / 126 Mts) will be met by our office Executive who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5412 Ft / 1650 Mts, 130 Kms / 04 to 05 Hrs). Check in and over night at Hotel.
Day 02 - 23/10/2015 - Friday
Gangtok – Tshangu Lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
Excursion to Tshangu Lake (12400Ft / 3780 Mts / 43Kms in 3Hrs one way from Gangtok) & Baba Mandir (13100Ft / 3994 Mts / 16Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake. Situated at a height of 12400Ft / 3780 Mts / 43Kms in 3Hrs one way, with an average depth of 50 ft.
Day 03 - 24/10/2015 - Saturday
Gangtok – Lachen
Transfer to Lachen (9500 Ft / 2896 Mts, 130 Kms / 06 to 07 Hrs). On the way visit Tashi view point, Seven sister’s water fall. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04 - 25/10/2015 - Sunday
Lachen – Gorudongmar Lake Excursion
Excursion to Chopta valley & Gurudongmar (17800 Ft / 5427 Mts, 70 Kms / 04 to 05 Hrs from Lachen).
DAY 05 - 26/10/2015 - MONDAY
LACHEN – LACHUNG
Today transfer to Lachung (8000 Ft / 2439 Mts, 60 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs). Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06 - 27/10/2015 - Tuesday
Lachung - Yumthang - Gangtok
Excursion to Yumthang Valley (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts, 25 Kms / 1 ½ hours one way). Afternoon transfer to Gangtok (5412 Ft / 1650 Mts, 124 Kms / 05 ½ to 06 ½ Hrs). Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 - 28/10/2015 - Wednesday
Gangtok - Pelling
Transfer to Pelling (5500 Ft / 1675 Mts, 116 Kms / 05 to 06 Hrs). Check in and Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08 - 29/10/2015 - Thursday
Pelling – Yuksom Excursion
Drive to Yuksom (5840 Ft / 1780 Mts, 35 Kms / 02 Hrs) on way panoramic sightseeing of Darap Village, Rimbi Water fall & Hydro Project, Khecheopalri Lake (6000 Ft / 1829 Mts)
Day 09 - 30/10/2015 - Friday
Pelling – Darjeeling
After breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6710 Ft / 2046 Mts, 125 Kms / 05 to 06 Hrs), Overnight at Hotel.
Day 10 - 31/10/2015 - Saturday
Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8482 Ft / 2586 Mts at around 4 AM) to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather).
Day 11 - 01/11/2015 - Sunday
Darjeeling - Njp Railway Station / (Ixb) Bagdogra Airport
Transfer to NJP Railway Station / (IXB) Bagdogra Airport, (413 Ft / 126 Mts, 100 Kms / 03 to 04 Hrs) for onwards connection.
Yumesamdong or Zero Point & Nathula (subject to permits and availability) at an extra cost of Rs. 800 per person
** We strive to provide the best of services & adhere to the planned tour program, However the Program can be subject to change **
Between 45 - 30 days: 25% of the Trip Cost
Between 29 - 20 days: 50% of the Trip Cost
Between 19 - 10 days: 75% of the Trip Cost
Less than 9 days from date of departure: 100% of the Trip Cost
Please note : A flat administrative charge of Rs. 1500 will be levied for any cancellations after confirmed booking. (included in cancellation charges mentioned above)
Visit Indo China Border
Gurudongmar Lake & Chopta Valley
North Sikkim – Lachung and Lachen
Pelling, Darjeeling, Gangtok
Trip Dates: October 22 - Nov 1, 2015
Twin-sharing Cost: Rs. 38,500 / person
Special Early Bird Discount available till 20th June 2015
Group Discount Available for 4pax and more
This will be an escorted trip subject to minimum number of 10 registrations and the trip will be conducted subject to minimum number of 6 registrations
*** This itinerary is available for un-escorted trips as well as with budget stay options. Please get in touch for details.
Stay on twin-sharing basis in deluxe category of Hotel
All transfers and sightseeing by Xylo or Scorpio
All inner line permits & fees
Guide Charges during local sightseeing
Comprehensive Medical kit & Oxygen Cylinder
Services of an Experienced Canvas N Chrome Representative for the trip duration
Guide Tips, Driver tips & Restaurant Tips
Lunch included at Lachen & Lachung
Service tax @ 3.09 %
Cost for Airfare, Train fare, Insurance Premiums, Rafting Charges.
Cost of any Individual Airport / Railway station transfer
Any Increase in the Hotel tariff charges. Difference in cost arising due to change in Taxes by the Government which will have to be collected directly ON ARRIVAL. Difference in cost arising due to change in the fuel price or any kind of taxes (Calculation based on Petrol INR 70 per liter & Diesel INR 58 per liter) Extra stay pre/post tour Difference in cost arising due to extra usage of vehicle, other than scheduled & mentioned in the itinerary.
Difference in cost arising due to mishaps, political unrest, natural calamities like - landslides, road blockage, etc. In such case extra will have to be paid on the spot by the guest directly. Extra cost incurred due to an illness, accident, hospitalization or any Individual unforeseen cost incurring incidence. Personal / accidet insurance.
Cost for supplementary service, optional Tours, Up-gradation Charges, Guide, Sightseeing entrance fees and camera charges.
Cost for service provided on a personal request.
Lunch, Snacks, Refreshments unless mentioned otherwise
Bottled Water, Soft Drinks, Laundry Charges, Room Service, incidentals, porter charges Or any other expense of personal nature
Cost for any other service not mentioned in the 'cost inclusions' above
For any queries, please get in touch with us on:
Rohit Nayak: (+91) - 961 901 771
or send us a msg via the contact us box at the end of the page.
To register for the trip, please download the registration form here , fill it, save a copy and mail it to us on the above email.