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Destination : Darjeeling (2N) + Gangtok (2N)

Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days

Best time to book Darjeeling Gangtok Package Tour : Mainly Summer Seasons in March, April, May, June. September to End of November is also Perfect Time.

Attractions of Darjeeling Tour in Summer :
Darjeeling - Tiger Hill, Ghoom Monastry, Tenzing Rock, Tea Garden, Japanese Temple, Mirik, Mirik Lake, Pashupati Market, Peace Pagoda, 7 Points, Batasia Loop

Gangtok - Peshok Tea Garden (while transfer to Gangtok via Darjeeling), Banjhakri Waterfalls, Gangtok Cable Car Ride, Botanical Garden, Do-dul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology, Flower Show, Changu Lake, Baba Mandir Taktshang or Tiger’s Nest monastery

Pickup & Drop for Darjeeling Summer Package : Bagdogra International Airport [IXB - Airport Road, Bagdogra, Siliguri, West Bengal 734421] / NJP Station



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TRAVEL DISTANCES TO REMEMBER FOR DARJEELING TOUR IN SUMMER

There are no direct Flight or Train to travel Darjeeling. To visit Darjeeling, first you have to reach Bagdogra Airport (IXB) or New Jalpaiguri Station (NJP) of West Bengal. These places are well connected with most of the cities of India. From there you have to proceed for Darjeeling by road.

PLACESROAD DIST
Kolkata - Darjeeling606 KM
Delhi - Darjeeling1505 KM
Mumbai - Darjeeling2304 KM
Pune - Darjeeling2197 KM
Ahmedabad - Darjeeling2200 KM
Bangalore - Darjeeling2481 KM
NJP - Siliguri8 KM
Siliguri - Sukhna8 KM
Sukhna - Kurseong40 KM
Kurseong - Ghum24 KM
Ghum - Darjeeling8 KM
Bagdogra - Matigara12 KM
Matigara - Simulbari12 KM
Simulbari - Kurseong40 KM
Simulbari - Dudhia8 KM
Dudhia - Mirik15 KM
Mirik - Ghum37 KM



ENTRY FEES FOR DARJEELING SIGHTSEEING

PLACESFEES
Batasia LoopRs. 50/- Per Head
Tiger HillNo Entry Fee
Ghoom MonasteryNo Entry Fee but Donation Required
Japanese Temple & Peace PagodaNo Entry Fee
Dhirdham TempleNo Entry Fee
Ava Art GalleryNo Entry Fee
Cable CarRs. 200/- Per Head
Darjeeling ZooRs. 50/- Per Head
Happy Valley Tea GardenNo Entry Fee
Toy Train Joy RideRs. 1400/- Per Head


ALL RECOMMENDED 3*/4*/5* HOTELS IN DARJEELING & GANGTOK

3 Star Hotels in Darjeeling : Gymkhana Resort / Similar
[The Mall Road Chowrasta, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101]

Gymkhana Resort in Darjeeling
Gymkhana Resort in Darjeeling
Gymkhana Resort in Darjeeling

4 Star Hotels in Darjeeling : Hotel Viceroy / Similar
[17, Gandhi Raod, Near Clock Tower, The mall, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101]

Hotel Viceroy in Darjeeling
Hotel Viceroy in Darjeeling
Hotel Viceroy in Darjeeling

5 Star Hotels in Darjeeling : Mayfair Hill Resort / Similar
[The Mall, Opposite Governor House, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101]

Mayfair Hill Resort in Darjeeling
Mayfair Hill Resort in Darjeeling
Mayfair Hill Resort in Darjeeling

3 Star Hotels in Gangtok : The Meru Hotel / Similar
[Nam Nang Road, MG Marg, Gangtok, Sikkim 737102]

The Meru Hotel in Gangtok, Sikkim
The Meru Hotel in Gangtok, Sikkim
The Meru Hotel in Gangtok, Sikkim

4 Star Hotels in Gangtok : Hotel Tamarind Residency / Similar
[Next to Sidlon Residency,Below Mitokgang, JN Rd, Gangtok, Sikkim 737101]

Hotel Tamarind Residency in Gangtok, Sikkim
Hotel Tamarind Residency in Gangtok, Sikkim
Hotel Tamarind Residency in Gangtok, Sikkim

5 Star Hotels in Gangtok : Hotel Elgin Nor Khill / Similar
Paljore Stadium Road, Gangtok, Sikkim 737101

Hotel Elgin Nor Khill
Hotel Elgin Nor Khill
Hotel Elgin Nor Khill

 

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Q. How many days are enough for Darjeeling Package Tour in Summer?

Darjeeling is an amazing place rightly known as the "Queen of Hills". To cover the most important places in Darjeeling, a 3N/4D Darjeeling Trip is ok but if travellers want to cover all attractions and activities like Darjeeling Cable Car Ride (rs 200/PH), Darjeeling Toy Train Joy Ride (Rs 1400/PH), Signtseeing for Lamahatta, Tinchule, Tagdah etc then 4N/5D Darjeeling Tour Plan will be perfect.

Q. Which is the best eateries you must visit in Darjeeling Tour?

Darjeeling is a food paradise. From local cuisines, to Chinese, Tibetan, Bengali and many other cuisines are easily available here. The most famous eateries would be Glenary’s, Nathmull Tea, and of course the timeless Keventers. This place is amongst the most talked about places when it comes to Darjeeling. They serve you the famous “all meat platter” with some lip smacking meaty affairs and not to forget, their USP hot chocolate! Keventers is not only known for the food but also hold down a nostalgic corner in every Bengali’s heart as this was a cult favorite spot of none other than Satyajit Ray. The famous writer and director had shot many of this film clipping in these iconic restaurants which still remain to be a favorite amongst Bengalis like you and me!

Q. Is Darjeeling worth visiting?

Darjeeling is a wonderful place to visit. Right from mountains, to forests, toy train rides, shopping malls, wonderful Kanchenjunga view, ropeways nostalgic alleys, you name it and Darjeeling has it.

Q. Where should I visit first, Darjeeling or Gangtok?

If you are going from NJP station or from Bagdogra Airport, then it would be easier for you to make Darjeeling your first halt and then you can go to Gangtok from there.

Q. What Should I wear during Darjeeling Tour in Summer?

If you are planning for Darjeeling Tour in SUmmer, you can carry light woolens like full sleeve shirts, t-shirs, and also light shawls. Do not forget to carry umbrella or rain coat with you as Darjeeling often receives rain.

Q. What is the best time to book Darjeeling Package Tour?

Actually the answer is "It depends". When the plains are burning with scorching heat and you want to have a sigh of relief, at that time booking a Darjeeling Gangtok Tour is recommended. So the end of March to end of June i.e. summer is best to book a Darjeeling Tour.

Q. How to travel Darjeeling from Bagdogra Airport?

Traveling from Bagdogra Airport is a matter of cake walk for anyone. There are numerous shared cabs which you can hire if you are on a budget or else you can also book a private car. It takes around 3 hours. If you are on your Darjeeling Package Tour then this is not a big issue. Your tour operator will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to Darjeeling with your desired car from Rohini Road or Hill Cart Road (NH-55) by your preferred car.

Q. Can I enjoy snowfall in Darjeeling in May or June?

Darjeeling experiences a warm and pleasant weather during May and June and thus snowfall during this time doesn’t stand a chance. But if your luck favours you can experience snow in darjeeling.

Q. How can I book a Toy Train Joy Ride in Darjeeling?

You can book a toy train ticket from the Passenger Reservation System (PRS) Network of Indian Railways, and even at Darjeeling Railway Station. It will cost around Rs 1400/- per person.

This popular Toy Train Joy ride in Darjeeling is a round trip and takes about 2 hours to complete a total 16 km distance. The ride starts from Darjeeling station, and then it goes up to Ghum. After a brief halt at the Ghum station it proceeds and stops back at Batasia Loop. Behold the magnificent views of Mt Kanchenjunga as well as Darjeeling town and then returns to Darjeeling. It’s an amazing experience to take the ride as it depicts grandeur of the magnificent Queen of Hills.

Q. Is Darjeeling Ropeway Open? How can I book Darjeeling Ropeway Ticket and how much it cost?

The best time to take a ride in the Darjeeling Ropeway is from October to May. It is open daily during this time of the year. The path stretches over a distance of 5 km and the boarding point is Singamari. The charges are Rs 200 for an adult, Rs 100 for a child (3 to 8 years) and free for infants.

Q. Where should I visit first- Darjeeling or Gangtok?

If you are going from NJP station or from Bagdogra Airport, then it would be easier for you to make Darjeeling your first halt and then you can go to Gangtok from there.


Standing high in the Himalayas at an altitude of 2134 meter above sea level, Darjeeling - the name is a Tibetan origin, has come from the monastery name 'Darje-Ling (the monastery of Lamaist Buddhist) 'Darje' (Thunder) and 'Ling'(place) - full meaning is the Thunderbolt, offers breathtaking views of snow-capped mountain peaks, with the Kanchenjunga rising higher than all the others. Often referred to as the "Queen of the Hills", it remains just as alluring with its tiny waterfalls, little villages and a narrow gauge railway track called Toy Train and people from all over world comes to enjoy the Joy Ride.

Surrounded by world famous tea gardens and snow capped mountains, Darjeeling remains one of the most exotic destinations for Nature Lovers and Honeymooners. Tiger Hill situated at an altitude of 2590 meters / 8482 feet and 13 kilometers from Darjeeling town, this spot in international fame for the magnificent view of the sunrise over 'Kanchanjunga' and the great eastern Himalayan Mountains. Even Mount Everest, the world's highest peak is viable from Tiger hill. Graeme Westlake in his book ‘An introduction to hill stations on India’ refers to Darjeeling as having "A view Scarcely Unrivalled on Earth". In the year 1849 Darjeeling was declared as summer capital of British Government and the entire city created by British - East India Company.

Tiger Hill is a lookout point 11km from Darjeeling. Each day tourist-laden jeeps convoy heads up there before dawn to catch the sunrise and the spectacular ridge of Himalayan massifs, including nearby Khangchendzonga, the world's 3rd highest peak. In Tiger Hill of Darjeeling, the best experience one can have in their whole life - "The Sunrise" which you can never ever experience in any other part of the world with the mountains changing colors with the raise of the rising sun is a scene you would never miss.

Darjeeling Tea has been one of the finest brands in tea industry throughout the world. There are more than 80 tea estates in Darjeeling and the turn over of the tea industry is more than the various forms of tourism industry put together. The finest tea is said to be ones that are made out of the youngest shoots. In local language it is called ‘tdui pat ek suiro’.

Mirik Lake, also known as Samendu Lake is the most picturesque spot in Mirik. Located in the heart of Mirik, the lake is 1.25 km in length and the depth of the water varies from a minimum of 3 ft to a maximum of 26 ft. With serene surroundings, a walk around the lake would be a fascinating one. Besides, visitors can also enjoy boating and horse riding here.

Aloobari Gompa, which is situated three kilometers away from the center of Darjeeling, is a monastery where you can find Tibetan and Sikkimese monks. Aloobari Gompa is known as Mak Drong Gomba and is along Tenzing Norgay Road. Thupten Sangachoeling Gompa and Sonada Gompa are other monasteries also seen nearby, in between Aloobari Gompa and Darjeeling. Aloobari Gompa is a place of choice to visit.

Set on the slopes of Jalapahar hill in Darjeeling, Japanese Peace Pagoda is a symbol of peace and spiritually. It is one of the creations of Nichidatsu Fuji, a Japanese Buddhist Monk, who also founded Nipponzan-Myo-ho-ji Buddhist Order. Designed by M. Ohka, the Peace Pagoda claimed to be the tallest free structure in the town with a height of 28.5 m and a diameter of 23 m. It houses four avatars of the Buddha. Located close to the Pagoda are a Buddhist Temple and a traditional Japanese style monastery, which tourists can also visit.

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