Destinations : Gangtok - Sikkim - Darjeeling - Bagdogra
Darjeeling Tour - Queen of the Hills
We come to Darjeeling - rightly called Queen of the Hills, situated amidst the grandeur and beauty of the mighty Himalayas with Kanchanjunga. An exhilarating holiday resort from the days of the British Raj in India still maintaining its Victorian grandeur. This is where the best tea of the World is grown.
Darjeeling hills are mostly inhabited by Sherpas, Lepchas, Nepalese, Tibetans, Sikkimese and Bhutanese. Through the lush green hills of Darjeeling, climbs special railways affectionately called TOY TRAIN or FLOWER-PICKING TRAIN covering a distance of 50 miles to Darjeeling in 8 hours.
UHM India and Travels LTD., specialist in the Himalayan countries offers various packages & provided tours/treks in Sikkim & Darjeeling. We also specialise treks/tours to Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan & India including Ladakh offering various programmes to suit different interests such as culture, history, natural, Wild life, bird watching, our sample Sikkim & Darjeeling package are as follows:
Day 1 : Gangtok
Fly Kathmandu / Bhadrapur (1 hr) - scenic drive to Gantok (3-4 hr.) - hotel
Day 2 : Gangtok
Full day sightseeing in Gantok with Rumtek monastery - hotel
Day 3 : Sikkim
Excursion tour to Phoning monastery (38 km in north Sikkim)
Day 4 : Sikkim
Scenic drive to Pemayangtse monastery via beautiful temi tea estate (west Sikkim) - hotel
Day 5 : Darjeeling
Scenic drive to Darjeeling. PM: sightseeing in Darjeeling - hotel
Day 6 : Darjeeling
Visit Ghoom monastery, on the way back enjoy a short ride on the famous Darjeeling toy train-hotel
Day 7 : Bagdogra
Picturesque drive to Bagdogra to fly to onward destination or to Bhadrapur to Fly back to Kathmandu-transfer to your hotel.