Venture into the hills, visit the beautiful Buddhist monasteries that adds dashes of color to the landscape, spend time with the resident monks, visit orchid nurseries, and enjoy your evenings with a cup of Darjeeling tea.
Duration : 8 Days
Route : Bagdogra → Darjeeling → Gangtok → Kalimpong → Bagdogra
Day 1 Bagdogra – Darjeeling
Arrive at Bagdogra airport and drive to Darjeeling. Overnight at a resort in Darjeeling.
Days 2-3 Darjeeling
Explore the picturesque streets of Darjeeling, a collection of mountain villages linked by steps and lanes. Surrounded by colorful terraces of rice, tea, quinine and fruit trees, this town offers some truly stunning views.
Days 4-5 Gangtok
Considered to be one of the last Himalayan Shangri-las, Gangtok is packed with monasteries and temples to explore.
Days 6-7 Kalimpong
Visit orchid and gladioli nurseries, see handmade paper production, hike up to the monasteries, shop in the well stocked handicraft center and end your day with a hot cup of tea.
Day 8 Kalimpong – Bagdogra
Drive to Bagdogra in time to catch your connecting flight.