Sikkim is a wonderful state tucked in the North-Eastern India. The cool, green state provides you with ample opportunities for holidaying. The state has immense potential for letting you view tourist destinations like Gangtok, Pelling, Nathula pass, etc. The climate is quite cold as Sikkim is tucked in the upper ranges of the Himalayas. You will definitely witness snowfall during the winter months namely December and January.
The gurgling streams, cascading waterfalls, snowy mountains, alluring attractive flora and fauna can leave viewers and tourists with a mind-blowing holiday experience. You can experience the untouched beauty of nature and delve in the freshness nature provides you with. The Sikkim Gangtok holiday tour package can thus be a bountiful experience for you.
Sikkim Gangtok holiday tour package - 8 Night 9 Days - Itinerary
Destinations Covered - Kalimpong- Gangtok- Nathula pass- Pelling- Bagdogra airport
Mode of travel - Innova Car
Cost of The Package - Rs 21,000 per person
Day 1: Pick up from Bagdogra airport and dropped at the hotel in Kalimpong
Our luxurious Sikkim Gangtok holiday crew will pick you up from Bagdogra airport and drop you at the hotel in Kalimpong. It is a 77 km drive from the airport to the hotel. You will be able to reach KalimPong within 2.5 hours. You can stop the Innova car near a restaurant. This is just in case you want to have your breakfast with family. And you are dropped at the hotel by mid-afternoon. You can refresh yourself at the hotel and indulge in some local shopping to unwind for the day. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 2: Sight-seeing at Kalimpong
Breakfast is served, the moment you get into the car. The first spot forming a part of the travel itinerary would be the Deolo hill.
This particular hill is situated in the North-East part of the town. It is a 5 km drive from the town of Kalimpong. The Deolo hill is the highest pinnacle point across the entire town of Kalimpong. It stands at a height of 1,704 m above the sea-level. You can have astounding views of the surrounding valley, namely the Relli valley and get a view of the Teesta River, as well. You have a park located at the summit of the hill and you can find attractive varieties of flora and fauna surrounding the park.
Universal flower nursery
Visiting the flower nursery is the second item on the travel itinerary. You can discover variety of horticultural flowers and plants at the nursery. It is a visual treat for nature lovers. If you would like to view orchids, then you can take time to visit the Sri Ganesh Moni Pradhan nursery located on the 12th mile street, Kalimpong. You can buy attractive rose plants at the Chibo Butsy Nursery.
Neora National Park, Kalimpong
Neora National park is spread across a lavish area of 88 sq km in the heart of Kalimpong. This park was built during the year 1986. This park is filled with dense woody trees and is rich in flora and fauna. You can easily discover dense bamboo groves, which again adds to your visual delight. You can also find special breeds of orchids to make your Sikkim-Gangtok holiday tour a mesmerizing one. The national park houses vivid variety of animals like tiger, red panda, Himalayan Black bear, wild dog and goral. Birds like Himalayan griffon can take you to cloud 9.
This marks the end of day 2 of the travel itinerary. Lunch will be served between 2:30 pm and 3 pm. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 3: Travel from Kalimpong to Gangtok
This is day 3 of the travel itinerary of the Sikkim Gangtok holiday tour package. We travel by Innova car and you will be served with a sumptuous breakfast, the moment you get in. The car takes you to Gangtok via Kalimpong. It is 10 am by the time you finish your breakfast. The entire journey is 75 km from Kalimpong to Gangtok. And it takes 3 hours for you to reach the scheduled hotel. Lunch will be served at 3 pm. If you want to indulge in some local sight-seeing, you can visit Hanuman tok. This particular tourist spot is located at a distance of 11 km and is a 32 minute drive from the hotel. The temple stands at 7,200 ft and the temple is managed by the Indian army. You can have a magnificent view of nearby lush hills surrounding the city of Gangtok. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 4: Sightseeing at Gangtok
Breakfast is served the moment you get into the Innova. We are going to cover places like Seven sisters Waterfalls, Tsomgo lake, Rumtek monastery and Deer park.
First we head towards Rumtek monastery. This ancient monastery is located at a distance of 25 km from the city of Gangtok. This is Sikkim’s oldest monastery built during the year 1740. The monastery stands at an altitude of 5,800 meters above the land and has a golden stupa containing Buddhist artifacts.
Then we head towards Tsomgo Lake. Again, this is located at a 40 km distance from the city gateway. We catch the city mid-way and have our lunch. You can have a beautiful view of the lake along with lush greenery surrounding the lake on all sides. You also have a Shiv temple and you can pay your homage to the almighty. On days without sunshine, this lake will be hidden under the veil of mist.
Seven Sisters Waterfalls
Located at a distance of 35 km from the city, you find an enchanting as well as cascading waterfalls, namely the ‘Seven sisters Waterfalls’. You find birds chirping through the trees and can get a glimpse of beautiful flora, surrounding the lake. The waterfall is named Seven Sisters as it flows through seven stages. It is advisable not to venture into the waterfall area, especially during peak monsoons.
You can visit the deer park subject to availability of time space with the Sikkim Gangtok holidaying crew team. You can find different species of deer along with red panda and Himalayan bear. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 5: Sightseeing at Nathula Pass
Breakfast is served on the way. We are heading towards Nathula Pass on day 5 of our travel itinerary. Here at the Nathula pass, which is 35 km from the city of Gangtok, you get an astounding view of the mighty Himalayas. You get a view of the amazing waterfalls namely Jhakri Waterfalls and you get a glacial view of the Changu or Tsomgo Lake. You can take beautiful pictures or photographs if you have come to visit the town of Sikkim, along with your family. Lunch is served on the way. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 6: Travel from Gangtok to Pelling
Breakfast will be served, the moment you get into the Innova. You will travel a distance of 117 km to reach the lovely city of Pelling. And it takes a 5 hour journey to cover the entire distance. Lunch will be served on the way. Overnight stay will be at the hotel. The Sikkim Gangtok holiday trip is the amazing holiday, you could ever have imagined.
Day 7 : Sight-seeing at Pelling
Breakfast will be served at the start of the trip.
Are you fond of watching the mighty Himalayan range? It is from this Sikkimese town, one can have a resplendent view of the Himalayas and Kanchenjunga. Added to the panoramic views, you can also view nature’s tranquil beauty, several waterfalls and breathtaking mountains to make your holidaying experience, the most blissful one.
Pelling is situated at a height of 7,200 ft above the sea-level. For the adventure enthusiasts, you have trekking, mountain biking, kayaking and rafting in store. Pelling is one of the picture perfect destinations that make your Sikkim-Gangtok holiday package a fulfilling one. Lunch will be served at 2 pm. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 8: Travel from Pelling to Bagdogra airport
The Sikkim-Gangtok holiday trip is finally coming to an end. We take you from Pelling and drop you off at the Bagdogra airport. It is a 150 km drive from Pelling. We take the NH10 route and you will be dropped off at the airport. It will be a 5 hour drive.
You can recommend our choicest package namely the Sikkim-Gangtok holiday package among friends and dear ones.
• 3 Star Hotel
• Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
• All adults are requested to carry 2 photo copy of any Photo ID proof (Except Pan Card) along with them.
• Medical support will be provided to the guests all through the trip whenever needed.
Cherries on the Top!
• Tea/coffee at every stop on the way while travelling.
• Frooti and snacks on arrival to hotels.
• Refreshments after adventure sports.
• Softy/ Cold drink during leisurely walks.
• Occasional Chips and candies to kids.
• 1 Litre Packaged drinking water per day per guest.