1 Kolkata (Calcutta)
Arrive Kolkata (Kolkata Temples Tour). Transfer to hotel Hindustan International or
Afternoon visit the Jain Temple, Zoological Gardens, Victoria Memorial &
drive past Howrah Bridge, Dalhousie Square, Fort Williams, Secretariat
Building and Old Court House Street. Overnight Calcutta.
Day 2 Kolkata (Calcutta) - New Jalpaigudi
Day free. Check-out at 1200 hrs. Evening transfer to rail station for New
Jalpaiguri night train. Overnight on board the train.
Day 3 New Jalpaiguri - Darjeeling Pilgrimage Tour
After Kolkata religious tour you are welcome to next destination called New Jalpaiguri. Morning arrive New Jalpaiguri and drive to Darjeeling. Rest of the day
free. Darjeeling is one of the most beautiful Hill Stations in Eastern India
and has the highest Race Course in the World. Place worth visiting are the
Lablong village, the Mountaineering Institute and Tenzing Norgay House - The
first Everest Hero.
Overnight in hotel New Elgin in Darjeeling.
Day 4 Darjeeling Monastery Tour
Day free in Darjeeling or early morning optional tour of Tiger Hill &
Ghoom Monastery. At the Tiger Hill, the early morning Sun rise displays a
panorama of colours and sunsets are purple and gold. Beyond in the distance
are the Himalayan Peaks. Return via the famous Ghoom Monastery. You could
spend the rest of the day walking in the bazzars of darjeeling or visiting
one of the Tea gardens. Darjeeling tea is known world over for its fine
Day 5 Pemayangste Tours
Morning drive to Pemayangste Monastery Tour. Afternoon visit the Monastery. Pemayangste is
situated in Pelling, West Sikkim. It is perched at a height of 2085 mts and
is the second oldest and perhaps the most important monastery in Sikkim.
This monastery belongs to the Nyigma order & all other Nyigma order
monasteries in Sikkim are subordinate to it.
Overnight in hotel Norbhugang in Pemayangste.
Day 6 Gangtok
Drive to Gangtok. Rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight in hotel Norkhill or Tashidelek.
Day 7 Gangtok
Morning city tour. Gangtok - The capital of Sikkim and a city of great
scenic beauty, is surrounded by green forests. There are a number of
monasteries in and around Sikkim, each a symbol of Himalayan Buddhism.
Day 8 Gangtok - Rumtek Monastery Tour
Morning visit Enchey Monastery, The Residency - for an excellent view of
the mountains, the White Memorial Hall, Institute of Tibetology and Deer
Park. Continue to visit the famous Rumtek Monastery belonging to the RED HAT
sect of Tibetan Buddhism. Afternoon free.
Day 9 Jalpaiguri - Calcutta
Drive to New Jalpaiguri for Calcutta night train. Overnight on board train.
Day 10 Kolkata (Calcutta)
Morning arrive Calcutta. Transfer to hotel Hindustan International or Park.
Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 11 Departure
Morning transfer to airport.