Dakshineswar Kali Temple -source of interesting memories
Jorasanko Tagore House-Residence of Rabindranad Tagore
Town Hall – Interesting views
Indian Museum- Historical and thrilling attractions
St. Paul Cathedral, - One of the best school & boarding school
Victoria Memorial, -Amazing scenery
Mother House- Inspiring movements
DAY 01: DEPARTURE COCHIN-ARRIVE KOLKATTA-OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL.
Arrival at Kolkata Airport. On arrival transfer to hotel after fresh up visit to Belur Math. Dakshineswar Kali Temple & Jorasanko Tagore House. Drive pass (BBD Bagh, Writers Building, GPO, Raj Bhavan, Eden Garden, Akashbani Bhawan, and High Court) & visit Town Hall, Indian Museum, St. Paul Cathedral, Victoria Memorial, and Mother House.(Depending upon a time). Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 02: DEP KOLKATA- ARRIVE BAGDOGRA –OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL.
After breakfast transfer to Kolkata Airport boarding flight to Bagdogra Airport. On arrival transfer to Gangtok. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
DAY 03 : FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING-OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL.
After breakfast, in the morning, start for 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) (no entry for foreigner national, they are allowed to visit till Tshangu Lake, with a valid permit. They also have to be 02 & above is number to visit Tshangu Lake). Situated at a height of 12400Ft / 3780 Mts / 43Kms in 3Hrs one way, with an average depth of 50 ft. The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around. Back to Gangtok and Overnight at Hotel. (Incase of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided)
Nathula(14140 Ft / 4310 Mts / 20 Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) Baba Mandir (13100Ft / 3994 Mts / 16Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) is an Indo China border, controlled by the Indian Army & is situated approx 20 Kms ahead of Tshangu Lake at an height of 14140 Ft / 4310. The journey to Nathula & Baba Mandir is same up to 16 Kms. At this point the right arm of the “V” which is 4 Kms takes one to Baba Mandir & left arm of the “V” which is 4 Kms takes one to Nathula.
One can opt for Nathula Excursion by paying a supplement cost (2900 per person Approx )which varies from month to month. Nathula permit gets confirmed 24 hrs prior to the journey date & it is subjected to permit availability as it is allotted as per lottery. Nathula is closed on Monday & Tuesday for tourist. Organising the permit at the last moment is not possible & a clear window of 72 Hrs with proper documents is required to process the permit. To process the permit we would require 04 Passport Size Photograph & photo proof identity card such as Voter Id / Passport / Driving License. Pan card & Adhar card is not accepted as identity proof by authorities.There is no refund, in case the permit is confirmed by Sikkim tourism & due to whatsoever reason (Land slide, Heavy rain fall, VIP Movement, Health issue etc) one is not able to visit. For Tsomgo Lake Visit – 04 Copy passport size COLOUR photo , Voter ID Card / Passport / Detail Name Age & Gender
DAY 04 : FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING –OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL.
After Breakfast starts for full day sightseeing – i) Do-Drul Chorten ii) Tibetology iii) Handicraft Centre iv) Bakthang Falls v) Enchey Monastery vi) Flower Show vii) Rumtek viii) Botanical Garden ix) Shanti View Point x) Ropeway (drop only). Overnight stay will be at Gangtok.
DAY 05 : GANGTOK-DARJEELING-OVERNIGT STAY AT HOTEL
After breakfast transfer to Darjeeling. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 06 : HALFDAY SIGHTSEEING- OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL.
Early Morning visit 3 point Tiger hill, on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit 7 point (Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P. N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Ava Art Gallery, Tea Garden (outer view), Peace Pagoda and Japanese Temple (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs). Evening free for shopping & leisure by own. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
DAY 07 : DEP BAGDOGRA-ARRIVE KOLKATA-OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL.
After breakfast transfer to Bagdogra Airport for return Journey to Kolkata. On arrival at Kolkata you are transferred to hotel for an overnight stay.
DAY 08 : KOLKATA DEPARTURE
On time transfer to Kolkata airport for your onward journey.