North East Sojourn- A Journey of a Lifetime (10  Nights)

Code: MH464
Hanuman Tok Lachung riverKalimpong townSt. Andrew
Take a long break to North East India and discover its unmatched charm that sets it apart from any other destination in India. Witness the awe inspiring beauty, romance, peace and absolute tranquility at Gangtok, Lachung, Pelling, Kalimpong and Darjeeling and make memories for a lifetime. This package for 10 nights takes you to all the best and most revered destinations of North East that inspire and impress you to no limits. You’d never want to return from this paradise.
Inclusions
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Darjeeling.
    (Hotel Seven Seventeen / Traveler’s Inn / Hotel North Star / Hotel Shanti Palace / Similar*)
  • 3 Nights accommodation in Gangtok.
    (Hotel Dew Pond / Hotel Soyang / Hotel Iris Inn / Similar*)
  • 1 Night accommodation in Kalimpong.
    (Kanha Deluxe / Garden Reach / Similar*)
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Pelling.
    (Hotel Pemaling / Ariyan Regency / Ifseen Villa Dikiling Resort / Similar*)
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Lachung.
    (Golden Valley / Similar*)
  • Daily Buffet / fixed Menu Breakfast.
  • Transfers, Sightseeing tours / Excursions as per the Itinerary (Non A/C vehicle will be provided for point to point)
  • All applicable Hotel taxes & Service charges.
Exclusions
  • Air fare / Train fare.
  • Any expenses of personal nature such as- tip, telephone calls, laundry expenses, wines, mineral water, food & drinks not in the regular menu provided by us.
  • Any Service not mentioned in Inclusions.
  • Guide & Entrance fees during Sightseeing tour.
  • Hotel Surcharge (if Applicable) to be Paid Extra.
Day 1: Arrive Bagdogra- Drive to Gangtok

On arrival at Bagdogra Airport/ New Jalpaiguri Railway Station, our local tour representative will meet you at the specified area and transfer you to Gangtok (135 kms, approx. 4 hours drive). Gangtok is a tranquil destination with awe striking natural beauty and cleanliness. On arrival, check in at hotel and relax. Later after some rest, you can step out and take a walk in the nearby areas to take the feel of the romantic atmosphere. Later snug in your cozy bed for a relaxed sleep.

Stay overnight at hotel in Gangtok.

 

Day 2: Gangtok- Excursion to Tsomgo Lake

Wake up to a beautiful morning and take a fill at morning breakfast. Today we’ll go for a day excursion to Tsomgo Lake (Timing will depend on the issuance of Permit). Situated at a height of 3,780 meters with an average depth of 50 ft, the lake offers serene and breathtaking beauty with sparkling blue water. Just on the lake side, visit the Baba Mandir, temple of Lord Shiva built in memory of sepoy Harbhajan Singh. Primula flowers and other alpine plantation provide an immaculate beauty to this place. Till April it is full of snow and lay frozen. Later return back to hotel in Gangtok and retire in your cozy bed for a relaxed sleep.

Stay overnight at hotel in Gangtok. (B)

 

Day 3: Gangtok- Drive to Lachung (100 kms)

Today morning enjoy the breakfast, pack your bags and check out from the hotel. Today we drive to Lachung, situated at a height of 8610 feet. (Timings will depend on the issuance of Permit) It’s a beautiful drive and we pass through Phodong, Mangan, Singik Chungthang & Maltim. On arrival check in at hotel and relax.

Stay overnight at hotel in Lachung. (B + L + D)

 

Day4: Lachung- Excursion to Yumthang Valley

Wake up to stunning views of sunrise over the snow clad peaks. Have a fill at morning breakfast and proceed for a visit to Yumthang Valley, famous for a variety of blooming Rhododendrons. Situated at a height of 11800 feet, Yumthang is the grazing ground of yaks in summer and it is also said that yetis play here in winter. After enjoying in this beautiful valley, we start our return journey. On the way back, visit the Hot Spring considered to have medicinal properties. Rest of the day is at leisure.

Stay overnight at hotel in Lachung. (B + L + D)

 

Day 5: Lachung- Drive to Gangtok (100 kms)

Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and leave for Gangtok (150 kms, approx 5-6 hours drive). On arrival check in at hotel and relax.

Stay overnight at hotel in Gangtok. After relaxing, step out for some shopping in the local markets. Enjoy the local life and vibrant culture. You can visit monasteries that are truly enchanting and worth a visit.

Stay overnight at hotel in Gangtok. (B)

 

Day 6: Gangtok- Drive to Pelling (116 kms)

Today morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Pelling (116 kms, approx. 2.5 hours drive). Pelling, locally known as Pemayangtse, a small Himalayan village in West Sikkim is the nearest motorable point from Mt. Kanchendzonga. On arrival, check in at hotel and relax. Later after some rest, you can step out to soak in the sheer beauty and peace of the surroundings.

Stay overnight at hotel in Pelling. (B)

 

Day 7: Pelling- Full Day Local Sightseeing

Wake up to an enchanting morning with mesmerising sunrise and views of Kanchendzonga and the entire Eastern Himalayan range. Take a fill at morning breakfast and check out from the hotel. Today we proceed for a full day sightseeing of the city. In the first half of the day, visit Rimbi Waterfalls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Kanchandzonga Waterfalls and the sacred Khecheopalri Wish Lake. In the second half of the day, visit Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabedentse Ruins (2nd capital of Sikkim), Tikjuk View Point and the Helipad ground. Later return to hotel and relax.

Stay overnight at hotel in Pelling. (B)

 

Day 8: Pelling- Drive to Kalimpong (90 kms)

Today morning, after having a fill at morning breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Kalimpong (90 kms, approx 2 hours drive). On arrival, check in at hotel and relax. In the evening, step out from the hotel and visit the nearby areas breathing the fresh air and capturing beautiful surrounding views. Later get back to your hotel and dive into your cozy bed for a good night’s sleep.

Stay overnight at hotel in Kalimpong. (B)

 

Day9: Kalimpong City Tour- Drive Darjeeling

Wake up to one of the most tranquil mornings and enjoy breakfast. Proceed for local sightseeing of Kalimpong. Visit Dello, also known as Deolo Hill, a small and peaceful Himalayan hamlet. Further to Orchid Nursery to see a wide variety of orchids blooming in a large area. Feel the enlightened radiance at Dr. Grahams Home, the famous temple Mangal Dham and the Buddhist Monastery, located atop Durpin Hill. Enjoy a leisurely walk at Rishi Bankim Park and back to hotel to collect your bags. Check out and drive to Darjeeling, one of the most soothing destinations famous for its aromatic tea estates. Check in at hotel and relax.

Stay overnight at hotel in Darjeeling. (B)

 

Day 10: Darjeeling- Local Sightseeing

Today early morning at 4.00 AM, step out to visit Tiger Hill, the famous spot to witness a beautiful sunrise with amazing colour effects on Mt. Kanchendzonga, world’s third highest peak. Also visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop while returning back to the hotel. Take a fill at morning breakfast at hotel and later proceed to visit the most famous 7 points that Darjeeling offers. It includes the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute & PN Zoological Park (both closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Self Help Refugee Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer views), Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda & Ropeway (operational, ropeway ride charges to be paid directly by the guest). Later, evening is free at leisure. You can explore the local markets in this time.

Stay overnight at hotel in Darjeeling. (B).

 

Day 11: Darjeeling- Departure at Bagdogra

Today morning, laze up in your cozy bed followed by an extensive breakfast. Later check out from the hotel and transfer to Bagdogra Airport/ New Jalpaiguri Railway Station for your return/onward journey.

Return Home with Wonderful Memories (B)

 

Online Booking Procedure
  • To book online, you need to make payment as per the minimum booking amount specified in “Book Online” section of this package OR Rs. 10,000/- per person.
  • As soon as you make an online booking, you will receive a booking voucher in your email.
  • You will receive a call from our support staff about your booking status.
  • We will start the process at our end while you sit back at home and dream about your holiday.
  • The balance payment would be collected as per the case mentioned below:
  • If you are booking within 10 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy. 
  • If you are booking within 10 – 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 75% of the tour package cost / tour components costs at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If you are booking within more than 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of booking amount of Rs. 20,000/- per pax at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If your booking is having tour components which needs guaranteed booking as per stipulated condition,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken..
    • No cancellation will be allowed once booking is made even if by some reason short payment has been made. The tourist will have to make entire payment whether he or she travels or not.
  • You will be kept informed at every step of the process like:
    • When your visa is successfully done.
    • Your hotel rooms are booked.
    • Your Flights are confirmed.
    • Any other inclusion in the package.
  • Once the entire package formalities are completed at our end, our representative will deliver the package to your door steps.

 

Standard Booking Procedure (in case of Offline Bookings)

  • If you are booking within 10 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy. 
  • If you are booking within 10 – 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 75% of the tour package cost / tour components costs at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If you are booking within more than 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of booking amount of Rs. 20,000/- per pax at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If your booking is having tour components which needs guaranteed booking as per stipulated condition,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken..
    • No cancellation will be allowed once booking is made even if by some reason short payment has been made. The tourist will have to make entire payment whether he or she travels or not.

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Important Information

  • Per person cost is calculated on the basis of Minimum 02 adults traveling together and sharing one double room.
  • Extra adult is the 3rd person who shares the same double room and is provided with an extra bed or roll away mattress.
  • Mostly the hotels allow 03 adults in one double room with an extra bed or 02 adults and 02 children below 12 years of age with one extra bed.
  • All the guests (husband, wife & adult children) are requested to carry their photo identity proof in original & a photocopy to be produced & handed over at the time of Check In at the resort. This is mandatory.

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Terms & Conditions

  • In hotels for an extra Adult / Child either Rollaway bed or mattress shall be provided.
  • Complimentary Arrival / departure transfers & sightseeing tours shall be provided as per schedule fixed by the hotel. However this may require you to wait at the airport for short duration until all the guests arriving at that time exit the airport.
  • Transfers and Sightseeing tours are on SIC (seat in coach) / shared basis.
  • The request for an adjacent or an adjoining room will be on subject to availability.
  • It is mandatory to carry the age proof of children (02 to 11 yrs) and infant (below 02yrs) along with other travel documents. Child above than 11 yrs shall be considered for an adult cost.
  • Room allocation (Twin bed / Double bed) is at the discretion of the hotel. The check in and check out time of the hotel is 12 to 12 noon. Numbers of meals are always corresponding to the number of nights booked. Breakfast is not provided on the day of arrival.
  • For early check in and late check out the payment is to be settled directly by the guest.
  • Hotel has the right to claim the damages incurred by any of the guest.
  • The guests are requested to take care of their personal belongings carefully and avoid leaving them unattended.
  • Cost of additional services availed by the guest which are not part of our package inclusions are to be settled directly at the hotel.
  • To avail the arrival transfers please check the hotel representative holding the placard of your name / hotel name.
  • Buffet meal will be provided at fixed venue decided by the hotel.
    Timings: Breakfast: 0800 - 1000 hrs
    Lunch: 1300 - 1500 hrs
    Dinner: 1930 - 2200 hrs
    These are the standard buffet timings observed by the hotels. Still you are kindly requested to check the perfect buffet timings at the time of check in at the hotel. Once the buffet time is over the hotel might ask you to pay for your meals.
  • This hotel is suggested on the basis of the feedback taken from our customers. Still we request you that before finalizing the tour with us kindly go through the website of the hotels and read the reviews.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If cancellation is made any time not less than 45 days prior to departure, Rs. 5,000/- (per person) shall be deducted.
  • If cancellation is made 45 to 30 days prior to departure, 50% of the tour cost shall be deducted.
  • If cancellation is made 30 to 15 days prior to departure, 75% of the tour cost shall be deducted.
  • If cancellation is made within 15 days prior to departure, 100% of the tour cost shall be deducted.

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