RPTTI 10 - PEMAYANGTSE(Pelling) / GANGTOK - Duration: 04 Nights / 05 Days - 02 Nights Pelling / 02 Nights Gangtok - PELLING - GANGTOK.
Day – 01 – Arrival - Transfer - Pelling stay - Our representative will be there to receive the Guest at Nepal – India border Kakarbhitta / Bhadrapur Airport (BDP) Nepal / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) Siliguri – transfer - Pelling - Nearly 140 kilometers 4 ½ - 5 hours drive from Siliguri & Nearly 164 kilometers 5 ½ - 6 hours drive from Nepal border Kakarbhitta – Pelling is at an altitude of 6800 feet / 2072 meters – on a clear day can get a clear view of Himalayan range with snow capped mount Pandim, Kumbhakarna, Rathong, Khangchendzonga, Zopuno, Shimbho, Narsing, Siniolchu etc - hotel check in Pelling - evening one is free to stroll around this small settlement - it is one of the exotic settlement with varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and wildlife - overnight stay at Pelling.
Day - 02 – Pelling Local sightseeing (Full Day) - Pelling stay - After breakfast at hotel – Drive for Full Day Sightseeing of Pelling and its surroundings - The routes are forested and the botanical and zoological richness is inspiring - Places of visit are Rimbi water Falls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Kechopalri Lake, it is one of the holy Buddhist lake and it is believed that any wish in front of the lake comes true - Myth is that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, it is picked by a bird and thus the water surface is always free of leaves, Kechopalri Monastery, Kanchenjunga water Falls, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse ruins, the scenic view from the top of the ruin to the mystic heights of Kanchendzonga ranges is something to be cherished – back to hotel – evening free to roam around the helipad or Shopping center - overnight stay at Pelling.
Day – 03 - Transfer - Gangtok - Gangtok Local Sightseeing - Gangtok stay– Morning breakfast – Transfer to Gangtok – Nearly 135 Kilometers 3 – 3 ½ hours - Gangtok – The capital of the 22nd State of India, Sikkim is one of the most beautiful hill station with varied options for tourist – it is known for the monastery, Orchids, High altitude Lake, hot water spring, majestic Himalayan range and Butterflies – Check into Hotel – sightseeing visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, Rumtek Monastery, one of the finest monastery where His holy Dalai Lama stayed for some time, Various View Point, Botanical Garden, etc – back to hotel – evening free - overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day - 04 - Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir - Gangtok stay - Morning breakfast at hotel – Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir nearly 40 kilometers and 2 hours drive along the Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary, the home to the Red panda and the Blood Pheasant with Rhododendron and other alpine trees along the road - situated at an elevation of 3753 meters / 12310 feet - The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep - generally covered in snow for most of the year the year – This lake is home to the Brahmini Ducks & many migratory Birds – nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all - Nathu - La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers and is optional tour - back to Gangtok - evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local shopping center - overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day - 05 – Departure- Breakfast - transfer to Nepal – India border Kakarbhitta / Bhadrapur Airport (BDP) Nepal / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) Siliguri - for onward journey.