The verdant and scenic environment, diverse ethnic groups and ecology are some of the features of the North Eastern states that cast a spell on tourists from all over the world. Apart from discovering its natural and enriching charm, travelers love to spend adventure holidays in North East India. If you are a nature lover who loves to discover the natural world, then our Incredible North East 8 Days 7 Nights Tour Package is perfect for you. In this itinerary, you will be exploring some beautiful places of the North East which include Darjeeling, Gangtok, Lachung, Yumthang Valley and Pelling.
As soon as you arrive at Gangtok, our staff representative will be there to receive you at the New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP), Bagdogra Airport (IXB) or Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand from where you will be transported to Gangtok. Gangtok, which is the capital of Sikkim, is known to be the land of monastery, mystic rituals and festivals. It stands at a height of about 1670 meters and is one of the most visited destinations in India. It is considered to be one of the most mesmerizing towns with a vast collection of Rhododendrons, Orchids and butterflies. It is at a distance of approximately 135 kilometers. Upon checking into the hotel, take rest for some time and after that, you will be free to roam around M G Road (Mall) for some shopping. Dinner and an overnight stay will be arranged at the hotel.
Early in the morning, after having breakfast; get set to drive 96 kilometers to reach Chungthang. Have lunch at Chungthang and then head for Lachen which is 35 kilometers from Chungthang. Upon reaching Lachen late in the afternoon, enjoy the snow capped peaks, the Shingbha wild life sanctuary, Gurudongmar Lake, Chopta Valley and Thangu which are some of the major attractions. It is a valley bounded by huge snow capped ranges and is also the starting point of Green Lake Trek. It is a quaint hamlet with very few people. Look forward to the dinner and overnight stay arranged at the hotel.
After having a succulent breakfast meal, set off to visit the Gurudongmar Lake which is a beautiful valley located at a height of 11, 800 feet. Next, you will be driving through the cold desert till Tibet and then proceeding towards Lachung. This region is entirely covered with Rhododendron forest with Chopta Valley and Thangu. Later, head back to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After having an early morning breakfast meal, begin drive towards Yumthang which is placed at a height of about 11800 feet. While returning back, you can stop by to visit the popular hot spring which is known for its medicinal properties. In the evening, you are free to witness the Lachung monastery and the Lepcha village followed by a night halt at Lachung.
Wake up to a lovely breakfast meal and prepare to leave for Yumesomdong or Katao as per the tour itinerary. Yumesamdong is a huge valley which is bounded by mountains and Katao is a snow clad peak close to Lachung. You will deeply get mesmerized by the picturesque beauty of both. While returning back, the location will offer you majestic views of mount Pandim, mount Kabru, mount Simvo, mount Jopuno, and mount Khanchendzonga, mount Sinolchu as well as other peaks. On reaching back to Gangtok, you can enjoy the evening strolling around the M G Road (Mall). Dinner and an overnight stay will be arranged at the hotel.
On day 6 of the tour itinerary, have your breakfast after which you will be transferred to Pelling via road. Pelling is located at a height of about 2072 meters. Afterwards, you can visit few of the main attractions of the place like Yuksom, Ravangla, Rinchenpong and Namchi. Check in to the hotel to have dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After having a mouth watering breakfast meal at the hotel, begin to drive for a full day sightseeing tour of Pelling. The places that you will be visiting are Rimbi waterfalls, Rimbi Rock Garden and the Kechopalri Lake, which is one of the very famous holy Buddhist lakes. Also, you may visit the Kechopalri Monastery, Kanchenjunga water Falls, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse ruins and enjoy the scenic view from the top of the Kanchendzonga ranges.Have dinner at the hotel followed by an overnight stay.
After having a succulent breakfast meal, you will be transferred to the New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP), Bagdogra Airport (IXB) or the Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand from where you can continue your onward journey towards home.