Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour 7N/8D
Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour | Package cost | Itinerary
If you are looking for Darjeeling North Sikkim tour package from Siliguri Bagdogra, Navigator India can offer you the right package tour to Darjeeling & North Sikkim. The 8 days tour covers Darjeeling Gangtok Lachung Yumthang Valley & Tsomgo Lake.
Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour Package
Duration : 7 nights- 8 days
Circuit : Siliguri /Bagdogra –Darjeeling 2N –Gangtok 2N– Lachung 2N–Yumthang Valley –Gangtok 1N– Siliguri /Bagdogra
Price Range : Rs.20,500/- to Rs.47,500/- per head
Supplements (on extra cost):
Nathula Pass from Gangtok.
Katao & Yumesamdong from
Darjeeling North Sikkim Best time to visit:
Oct end to Dec- for best view of Mt.Kanchandzonga from Darjeeling & Gangtok.
Jan to Mar- for snow in Tsomgo Lake & North Sikkim (Yumthang Valley).
Apr & May- for orchid & rhododendron in North Sikkim (Yumthang Valley).
Itinerary – Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour
Day 01 : Siliguri/Bagdogra to Darjeeling (83 Km./ 3 hrs)
Welcome to Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour . On arrival at Siliguri (NJP) railway station or Bagdogra (IXB) airport meet & greet by Navigator India’s representative. Transfer from Siliguri/Bagdogra to Darjeeling through lush green tea gardens & undulating hills. Check into hotel & rest of the day is t leisure.
Day 02 : Darjeeling sightseeing
Early in the morning (around 4 am), proceed to Tiger Hill to view the breath taking view of Mt.Kanchandzonga (28,200 ft.) & effect of sunlight on the same along with the adjoining peaks like Kabru & Pandim. On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery & Batasia Loop. After breakfast proceed for a half day excursion to Himalayan Mountaineering (HMI) & Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Peace Pagoda, Japanese Temple, Tea garden (outer view), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Sunday closed) etc.
Day 03 : Darjeeling to Gangtok (120 Km./ 5 hrs)
Today you will transferred to Gangtok from Darjeeling, a picturesque drive through Himalayan hills. On the way visit Peshok view point the confluence of river Teesta & Rangeet.
Day 04 : Excursion – Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir.
Early in the morning (7.30 am) drive for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake, situated 32 km away from the city at an altitude of above 12,000 ft. & Baba Mandir another 01 hour drive. Enjoy yak ride around the lake (own cost). Drive back to hotel for lunch. Enjoy your evening at MG Marg in Gangtok.
Note: Foreigner are not allowed to go to Baba Mandir. They can go up to Tsomgo Lake only accompanied by a local guide (compulsory). Guide charges to be paid extra.
Day 05 : Gangtok to Lachung (124 km./ 5 hrs / Alt-8600ft.)
In the morning drive to Lachung. Enroute you will visit Kabi Lungchok, Namok, Mangan, Singhik view point, Seven Sisters Water Falls, Naga Water Falls, Chungthang & numerous other water false & mountain streams.
Day 06 : Excursion to Yumthang (24 km./ Alt.- 11,800ft.)
Full day excursion to Yumthang Valley. The valley is covered with snow during January to March & with rhododendrons during April & May. Enroute visit Sulphur Hot Spring having medicinal values. Lunch at hotel in Lachung. After lunch visit Handicraft Centre & Lachung Monastery.
Day 07: Lachung to Gangtok ( 5hrs)
After breakfast drive to Gangtok. Enroute enjoy the natural beauty of North Sikkim.
Day 08: Gangtok to NJP/IXB (135 km. / 4.30 hrs.)
Today is your farewell day for your Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour . Drive back to Siliguri (NJP)/ Bagdogra (IXB) for your onward journey with happy memories to cherish.
Accommodation – Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour
|Darjeeling – Potala/ Marvel International or similar||CP||2|
|Gangtok – Juniper Tree/ Sunrise Residency or similar hotel||CP||3|
|Lachung – Apple Valley Inn/ Fortuna or similar||MAP||2|
|Darjeeling – Hotel Yuma/ White Yak or similar hotel||CP||2|
|Gangtok – Rendezvous/ Sikkim Retreat or similar hotel||CP||3|
|Lachung – Apple Valley Inn/ Fortuna or similar||MAP||2|
Supper Deluxe Hotels
|Darjeeling – Montana/ Pine Tree Resort or similar||MAP||2|
|Gangtok – Yangthang Heritage/ Mt. Siniolchu or similar||MAP||3|
|Lachung – Apple Valley Inn/ Fortuna or similar||AP||2|
AP- Room including all major meals.
MAP- Room including Breakfast & Dinner.
CP- Room including breakfast.
EP- Room only.
Darjeeling North Sikkim tour package cost
|Group Size||2 pax||4 pax||6 pax|
|Standard package cost||36,000||27,000||23,000|
|Deluxe package cost||42,500||33,800||27,500|
|Premium package cost||On request|
All rates are in INR on per person basis, applicable for at least two persons travelling together & sharing one room.
Offer for Darjeeling North Sikkim Tour
|Group Size||2 pax||4 pax||6 pax|
|Standard package cost||28,800||21,000||17,000|
|Deluxe package cost||33,000||25,500||18,800|
Offer valid from 1st Jul to 15th Oct, 2023 & 20th Nov to 15th Dec,2023.
Darjeeling North Sikkim tour package cost includes
- All transfers & sight seeing in N.AC car according to itinerary.
- Accommodation on twin sharing basis in the above mentioned or any similar category hotels.
- Meals according to the meal plan.(EP- Room only, CP- Room & Breakfast, MAP- Room + Breakfast & Dinner, AP- Room + Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.)
- Assistance on arrival.
- All applicable service & permit charges.
Darjeeling North Sikkim tour package cost excludes
- Guide charge.
- Travel insurance.
- Entry fees, parking charges, Room Heater.
- Rescue operation by helicopter/car or any additional charge incurred by any accident/natural calamities/ political disturbance etc.
- Any Beverages or meals other than it is specified in the package details.
- Tsomgo Lake – 2 copies passport size recent colour photographs & Photo ID proof (Passport/ Voter ID) for each & every guests. Minor may carry school/college ID along with photographs.
- Foreigners need a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) to enter Sikkim. It can be obtained from Sikkim Tourist Office at Rongpo, Bagdogra & Siliguri during office hours. All the guests must carry 2 copies passport size recent colour photographs & Passport.
- Foreigners need a Protected Area Permit to visit Tsomgo Lake. Permit can be obtained in Gangtok. All the guests must carry 2 copies passport size recent colour photographs, Passport & copy of Restricted Area Permit (RAP).
Terms and Conditions – Darjeeling North Sikkim tour
- Rates are not valid for festive seasons, summer vacation (May & June) & long weekends.
- Transportation will be provided as per itinerary only (not at disposal). Any additional transport service will be on extra cost.
- In case of AC car, AC will not be run on the hills. AC will be available in plains only.
- Navigator India will not be responsible for any incident beyond human control, such as natural calamity, political disturbance, loss or theft of baggage etc.
- Rates applicable for Indian Nationals only. Non Indian Nationals may avail the same package after inquiring about the applicable rate.
- Rates may change without prior notice. Navigator India reserves the right to modify or terminate any offer any time.
- Once the tour is booked, addition or alteration of service will be subject to availability & additional charge.
- Meaning of the terms: EP- Room only, CP- Room & Breakfast, MAP- Room + Breakfast & Dinner, AP- Room + Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
- Foreigners are not allowed to go to Baba Mandir. They can go up to Tsomgo Lake only accompanied by a local guide (compulsory). Guide charges to be paid extra.
Route MAP – Darjeeling Gangtok North Sikkim Tour
Best time to visit Darjeeling Gangtok North Sikkim
You can plan your travel to Sikkim at any time of the year. Every season will offer you a different flavor. Weather varies from subtropical in the south to tundra in the north. It mainly has five seasons.
Spring (March to April)
It is a very good season with moderate temperatures. This is the time for rhododendrons, orchids & various flowers. Snow will also be visible in some parts of the region. This is perfect time to plan your Sikkim tour packages specially to Yumthang the flower Valley in North Sikkim.
Summer (May to Jun)
As summer is not very hot in Sikkim. It draws the maximum no of tourists. Most of the regions of the state experience a temperature clime & it ranges from 18oC (64oF) to 25oC (78oF). as this is a peak season price for your Sikkim packages or Darjeeling packages will be on higher side.
Monsoon (Jul to Mid Sep)
This is the time when the state gets maximum rainfall. Sikkim is an ideal place to enjoy Indian monsoon with lush green valleys, hills along with beautiful clouds & fog. But heavy rain increases the risk of landslide during monsoon.
Autumn (Mid Sep to Nov)
Just after monsoon this is probably the best time to travel. It offers clear sky & moderate temperature. It is also a good time for photography. Plan your Sikkim tour packages or Darjeeling tour packages to have a magnificent view of Mt. Kanchendzonga almost from every corner of the region. From Sandakphu (heighest point of West Bengal) & Tiger Hill (view point near Darjeeling) you can even view Mt. Everest. The entire Eastern Himalayan range looks like a man laying & locals refer it as ‘Sleeping Buddha’.
Winter (Dec to Feb)
These are the coolest months & some part of the state receives a good volume of snowfall. One can have snow in North district & part of East district. Sikkim is a place with some of the highest mountains of the world. you can plan your tour to view Snow covered lakes Tsomgo & Gurudongmar along with snow covered valleys Lachung Lachen & Yumthang.
How to Reach Darjeeling Gangtok North Sikkim
The nearest airport is Bagdogra airport (IXB). There are road connections from Bagdogra Airport to various destinations in Darjeeling Sikkim & Dooars. Bagdogra directly connects Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Guwahati, Bangaluru, Chennai, Paro & Bangkok. It has indirect connections with all major cities in India. Bagdogra plays an important role in planning your tour packages to Sikkim Darjeeling & Gnagtok.
Sikkim Airport: Pakyong Airport (PUG) is the only airport in Sikkim. It is approx 30 km away from Gangtok. It connects Kolkata & Guwahati.
The nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP) located near Siliguri. NJP connects with all major cities in India. Sikkim does not have any railway connectivity. NJP is the only option to access any destination in Darjeeling & Sikkim.
Siliguri/Bagdogra/NJP is connected through national National Highway 55 & 10. North Bengal State Transport Corporation (NBSTC) operates regular buses from Siliguri to various destinations like Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Mirik, Lava etc. Sikkim national Transport (SNT) operates regular basses to places in Sikkim. There are no of private buses & cars available from Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus.
Bagdogra to Darjeeling – 78 km
Siliguri (NJP) to Darjeeling – 72 km
Darjeeling to Gangtok – 98 km
Bagdogra to Gangtok – 125 km
Bagdogra ro Darjeeling – 70 km
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List of Packages (Ex Bagdogra/ Siliguri/ NJP)
|3 nights 4 days||Rs.6,500/-|
|3 nights 4 days||Rs.5,500/-|
|5 nights 6 days||Rs.10,000/-|
|6 nights 7 days||Rs.11,000/-|
|7 nights 8 days||Rs.20,800/-|
|5 nights 6 days||Rs.9,500/-|
Darjeeling North Sikkim tour – Reviews
Well arranged tour by Mr Saikat Das. Vehicles and Hotels were good.. Didnt face any problems at any point in the tour and Mr Das was available all the time with frequent follow ups and helping us when we needed any information. Overall.. very happy !!