Darjeeling and Gangtok Tour with Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir

Itinerary for Darjeeling and Gangtok Tour with Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir

(Siliguri – Darjeeling – Gangtok – Tsomgo Lake – Baba Mandir – Gangtok – Siliguri)

Tsomgo Lake, Changu Lake, Corners of Earth

Day 1: Pick up from New Jalpaiguri Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Siliguri and transfer to Darjeeling.

Upon your arrival at New Jalpaiguri Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Siliguri, a Corners of Earth representative shall meet you and initiate your journey towards Darjeeling. Enroute we will stop at Mirik to visit the Sumendu Lake popularly known as Mirik Lake. Upon your arrival at Darjeeling, you will be transferred to your hotel room. After hotel check-in, you can spend the rest of the day on your own.

Day 2: Sightseeing of Darjeeling.

At 3:30 AM, we will head towards Tiger Hill, a place famous for watching sunrise over Mt. Kanchendzonga. On our way back, we will visit the Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop (The Batasia Loop was an engineering marvel of its time. It is a spiral railway created to lower the gradient of the ascent of the Toy Train. At this point, the track spirals around over itself through a tunnel). From here, we will head back to the hotel where breakfast will be served. After breakfast, we will take you for 7 points sightseeing. This will cover the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, PNZ Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refuge Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway, Japanese Temple and Peace Pagoda. In the evening, we will drop you at your hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 3: Darjeeling to Gangtok.

In the morning after having breakfast, we will start our journey towards Gangtok. On our way, we will stop at the Peshok Viewpoint which is the confluence point of two rivers – Teesta and Rangit. After hotel check-in at Gangtok, you can spend the rest of the day on your own.

Day 4: Gangtok to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir.

On this day of your tour, we will first visit the Tsomgo Lake. The lake, situated at an altitude of 12,400 feet, is one of the highest altitude lakes in Sikkim. Next, we will go to Baba Mandir. You may also visit the Nathula Pass if you manage to get a permission to visit this place. However, most of the time the route remains closed. After the day’s trip, we will come back to Gangtok and will drop you at your hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 5: Gangtok to NJP Railway Station/Siliguri/Bagdogra Airport.

After breakfast, we will start our journey for Siliguri and will drop you at your desired location. Over here, your memorable Darjeeling and Gangtok tour with Corners of Earth shall end.

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