With all preparations for the calendar to be changed let’s plan a tour of 5N6D to Gangtok & Darjeeling this time on New Year’s Eve. Explore the Mountains of Northeast India in the hills of Sikkim & Darjeeling with frozen lake, misty roads, breathtaking waterfalls, ancient monastery, marvelous structures and many more. The tour starts from 30th of Dec 2019 and lasts up 3rd Jan of 2010. register now for the DJ night party on first hour of 2020.
Greetings from SEASONZBLUE’s representative on arrival at Bagdogra airport/ NJP railway station. Board on your respective vehicle and set the drive for sizzling Darjeeling ”Queen of Hills” at a distance of 64kms from Siliguri which takes around 3hrs. The curved road, tea plantations on either side, followed by foggy forest on the route to Darjeeling will start giving you Goosebumps as soon as we enter the hills. Darjeeling is located at an altitude of 6,700ft, we need some warm cloth at this time of the calendar in Darjeeling. Reach hotel check-in and rest. The evening is free for leisure and shopping. Night stay at Darjeeling.
Wake up early morning at 03:00 hrs and get ready for a world-famous sunrise view of Darjeeling at 800ft(2440m) from sea level through one of the highest hills of India the Tiger Hill. After the sunrise visit the Batasai loop and Ghoom monastery while returning to the hotel for breakfast. After reaching the hotel get ready and freshen up to proceed for the sightseeing of Darjeeling. Visit Padmaja Naidu Himalaya Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute,(Closed on Thursday, Japanese peace pagoda, Happy Valley Tea Estate, Tenzing Rock & Gombu Rock & Tibetan Refugee Self–Help Center, the beautiful tributaries of Teesta river the green mountains on the bank of same is worth taking a snapshot. Overnight stay at Darjeeling hotel.
After breakfast set the day to get transferred to Gangtok the capital city of Sikkim situated at an altitude of 5413 ft. Gangtok is surely the heart of Sikkim and the most happening city in the state. the road from Darjeeling to Gangtok is another jewel of nature in these hills with green on both sides of the road and steep routes. on the way, one can stop down for river rafting at malli and mark the adventure looking for. reach the hotel and take rest. The evening is free to go shopping at the most happening place of the city ‘The MG ROAD’ most famous walkway of these hills. return to the hotel, night stay at Gangtok.
Wake up early take breakfast and commence the journey with Tsongmo Lake (Changu Lake) to see the snow abode, enjoy the chill at the height of 12,343 ft. The lake remains frozen during winter & its surface reflects different colors with the change in seasons. Enjoy the snow and capture your memories of the lake covered in snowy mountains. Continue the journey & pay tribute to Baba Mandir built on the memories of Brave soldier Harbhajan Singh died on Indo – China border. The whole journey is full of beautiful green road and valley. Return to Gangtok, the evening is free to stroll around the Gangtok city for learning the culture and customs of the Sikkim on your own. Night stay at Gangtok
Start for a day trip of Gangtok city covering Banzakhri Falls, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Flower show, Dro-Dul Chorten & Institute of Tibetology,Ranka or Lingdum Monastery, Rumtek Monastery, Nehru Botanical Garden, Shanti View Point, Ganesh Top, Ropeway to experience the culture and heritage of Sikkim, enjoying the delicious cuisines. Check back into the hotel, the evening is free for leisure, night stay at hotel.
After taking the breakfast set the drive to Bagdogra Airport/NJP Railway station by taking loads of memories of Gangtok and Darjeeling this Christmas.