Sikkim Darjeeling Tour
What does Sikkim Darjeeling Tour Include ?
Eight Days Sikkim Darjeeling Tour includes everything that Sikkim & Darjeeling has to offer, from a walking tour of the capital of Sikkim, Gangtok to the queen of the Hills, Darjeeling. Sikkim Darjeeling Tour provides you an opportunity to visit the rural part of Sikkim and Darjeeling unseen by many travellers. Travel by four wheel drive vehicles through deep green valleys and ethnic villages of Sikkim, lingering to admire the breathtaking water falls, blooming rhododendron forests or gaze at the view of the snow capped himalayan peaks.
While in Darjeeling witness the breath taking views of the mighty Kanchenjunga and Everest range from Tiger hill. Take a Family Photo with the backdrop of the Kanchenjunga, third highest peak in the world on the northern horizon and walk around the miles of lush green tea gardens of Darjeeling Hills.
An unforgettable Himalayan adventure through beautiful Sikkim & Darjeeling. The eight days that you spend in Sikkim Darjeeling Tour takes you from the hustle and the bustle of the urban Gangtok and Darjeeling to the rural areas of Kaluk and Temi in Sikkim to the rural floriculture areas of Kalimpong in the Darjeeling Hills.
The Eight Days Sikkim Darjeeling Tour gives you a chance to drive through almost the entire part of Sikkim and the Darjeeling Hills, from Gangtok to Temi Tarku to Kaluk. While in Kaluk stay overnight at the organic farm run by a local family where everything is grown inside the farm. Visit Temi Tea Estate the only organic and the only tea estate in Sikkim.
What kind of Accommodation and Food will be provided on this Tour ?
Standard Tours includes Twin Share Home stays run by local families and Standard Hotels with attached washroom and Restroom with 24Hrs. running Hot and cold water with Breakfast. Luxury Tours include Twin Share Accommodation in star category Hotels and Resorts where ever available. It should be noted that in some places there are no star category Hotels and resorts. In such case accommodation will be provided whatever is at hand and the cost will be charged likewise.
when in Home Stays local food will be available throughout the Sikkim Darjeeling Tour. Food of your choice can also be ordered wheever available.
What is the Best time to embark on the Sikkim Darjeeling Tour ?
Best time to plan the Sikkim Darjeeling Tour is from March to May and September to Nevember when the weather is gorgeous and the skies are all clear for the views of the mountain Range in the Northern Horizon, though Sikkim and Darjeeling is open for tours throughout the year.
If you can withstand a little chill than the Sikkim Darjeeling Tours can also be done during the months of December to February. If you can bear the rain than the monsoon months of June to August is also appropriate for Sikkim Darjeeling Tour.
What kind of Transport will be provided ?
We at Farouttrek acknowledge the safety and comfort of our valued Guests. Therefore we provide luxury Toyota Innovas or similiar for the entire duration of the Tour. A single seven seater Toyota Innova will seat only three persons while on the tour.
- Style of Tour: Jeep
- Tour Duration: 8Days
- Minimum no. Of Participants: 2Persons
- Starting Point: Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border
- Ending Point: Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border
- Best Season: March-June & September- December / open throughout the year
- Climate: Days are normally warm. Nights can at times be(general) very cold and in winter even below the freezing point. Monsoon showers in summer (heaviest in July, August)and sometimes even in spring and autumn
- Tour Availibility: Only private customized tours for a minimum of two persons
Itinerary for Sikkim Darjeeling Tour
Day 1: Arrive at Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border.
Meet with our reperentative drive to Gangtok. Overnight Hotel(B/B only).
Day 2: Gangtok sight seeing. Overnight Hotel(B/B only).
Day 3: Drive to Temi Tarku (3Hrs Drive). Overnight Home Stays (B/B only).
Day 4: Drive to Kaluk and enjoy the afternoon stay for the night at Azims Organic Farm & Home stay (B/B only).
Day 5: After Breakfast Drive to Kalimpong. Overnight Home Stay (B/B only).
Day 6: Morning Kalimpong sight seeing. Afternoon Drive to Darjeeling.
Overnight Hotel(B/B only).
Day 7: Early morning Drive to Tiger Hill for Views of Mt.Everest and Kanchejunga Range.
Rest of the Day Darjeeling Sight Seeing.Overnight Hotel(B/B only).
Day 8: Drive to Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border for final departure.End of Sikkim Darjeeling Tour.
Extension Can be made to Bhutan & Nepal. One Can also combine Paragliding with this Tour.
Note: The above itinerary is a sample,intended to give you a general idea of the likely trip schedule. Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, physical ability of the participants etc. may dictate itinerary changes either before departure or while on the trail. We reserve the right to change this schedule in the interest of the trip participant’s safety, comfort and general well being.
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