Darjeeling Kalimpong Jaldapara Tour Package
Tour Package : Darjeeling Kalimpong Jaldapara Tour 6N 7D
Itinerary Code : VNE/LT 005
Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
Itinerary Gist : New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) - Darjeeling (02 Night) - Kalimpong (02 Night) - Jaldapara (02 Night) - New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB)
Arrival - New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) - On arrival you will be received by our representative - He will assist you to board vehicle for Darjeeling (98 Kilometers / 3 ½ hours) - At an elevation of 2123 meters / 70001 feet, the land of breathtaking beauty, amidst rolling tea gardens, known popularly as the Queen of the hills. Jewel in the crown of the Eastern Himalayas with thrilling beauty offers spectacular views – Check in to Hotel – Lunch on the way or hotel – Half day sight seeing to Rock gardens and Ganga Maya Park – Evening free to stroll around Mall – Overnight stay at hotel.
Early morning around 3:45 AM visit to Tiger Hill for Sunrise and visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. Back to hotel for Breakfast and a bit of rest - Next sight seeing includes - Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Tenzing Rock, Himalayan Zoo, Tea Garden, Tibetan Refugee Centre, Lebong Race Course, etc - Return to Hotel - Lunch at hotel or on the way - Evening free for shopping and to stroll around the local market – Overnight stay at hotel.
Early morning breakfast – Drive to Kalimpong - 56 Kilometers / 2 ½ hours drive – On the way option of Rafting (Optional) - Milder climate dense forest offset by the rich undergrowth of moss and lichen, best for calm and relaxed holiday - Kalimpong is a quieter destination with a pleasing weather - An elevation of 1243 meters / 4078 feet, it offers spectacular views of the Mount Kanchendzonga and its range, something to be cherished - Check into Hotel – Visit to nursery known for its orchids, rarest cacti and gladioli - Visit of Dharmadaya Vihar, Tharpa Choling Monastery and the Thongsa Gumpha – Evening free to stroll around the market for shopping handicraft - Overnight stay at hotel.
Early morning breakfast – Visit to Zong Dog Palri Fo - Brang Monastery. There is a small hillock beyond the monastery where one can visit and enjoy beautiful sunrise from Durbin Dara, its also a birding point - Visit of Dharmadaya Vihar, Tharpa Choling Monastery and the Thongsa Gumpha - Trip to any of the Gompa is a refreshing feeling – One day trek or one can go for river rafting in river Teesta are all optional and can be arranged - This is available all year round except during Monsoon – Evening free to stroll around the market for shopping handicraft - Overnight stay at hotel.
Early morning breakfast – Visit to Dr Graham's Home – Dello – Drive to Jaldapara - 140 kilometers / 3 ½ hours - Pleasant climate round the year, these entire foothills of eastern Himalayan region has six National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries, one of them is Jaldapara - Exotic fauna includes Royal Bengal Tiger, Gaur, Leopard, Sambar, Chital, Hog Deer, Barking deer, one horned Rhino, Bison etc, it is a paradise for bird watchers - Bengal Florican, hornbill, racket - ailed drongo, paradise flycatcher, etc can be spotted here - Lunch on the way or in Hotel - This arrangement is available all year round except during Monsoon – Overnight stay at hotel.
Exciting elephant safari early in the morning, the ride is the best possible way to explore the sanctuary – Back to resort for breakfast - A Jeep safari for a longer period of time and a far greater distance is available - These are subject to availability and prior booking - May 15 to September 15 the park remains closed for visitors. Among the fauna the one-horned rhinoceros, tigers, wild elephants, sambhar, barking deer, spotted deer, hog deer, wild boar, bison and a number of birds - It is a birder's paradise, pigeons, cuckoos, wood peckers and thrushes are common, even the rare Bengal Florican, hornbill, racket-tailed drongo and paradise flycatcher can be spotted – Overnight stay at hotel.
Departure - Early morning breakfast – Drive from Jaldapara to Siliguri - 137 kilometers / 3 ½ hours - New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) - For your onward connection / journey.