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EAST INDIA HILL STATION TOUR

7 Nights / 8 Days

Take a tour through the clouds of the Himalayas - see why Darjeeling remains one of the most popular summer tourist destinations in India - enter another world just a few hours away in Gangtok, a land of Buddhist monasteries surrounded by panoramic views of rivers, valleys, and mountains. East India Hill Station is easily our most popular summer tour.

Itinerary Route: Kolkatta - Darjeeling - Gangtok - Bagdogra

Day 1:  Arrive Kolkatta

Upon arrival, a Tour Packages India Representative will meet you and escort you to your hotel where you'll spend the next two nights.

Day 2: Kolkatta

Spend the day sightseeing. Kolkatta is a great city to explore - see "Local Attractions" for a comprehensive list of things to do, places to go, what to see in this cultural capital of India.

Day 3: Kolkatta to Bagdogra (via Flight) - to Darjeeling (3 hours)

Transfer to the airport for the short flight to Bagdogra. From there you'll transfer to a jeep for the drive up the mountain to Darjeeling where you'll spend the next 3 nights.

Day 4: Darjeeling

Spend the time exploring Darjeeling and the surrounding area. From tea plantation visits to monastery tours - see a more detailed list in "Local Attractions".

Day 5: Darjeeling

Spend the time exploring Darjeeling and the surrounding area. From tea plantation visits to monastery tours - see a more detailed list in "Local Attractions".

Day 6: Darjeeling to Gangtok (94 km / 3 hour drive)

Morning drive to Gangtok. Spend the day in leisure and the night in comfortable quiet of the Himalayan foothills.

Day 7: Gangtok

Spend the day touring Gangtok - the capital of Sikkim - a city of panoramic scenery surrounded by mountainous forests. There are numerous monasteries to visit as well as trekking and sightseeing. See a more detailed list in "Local Attractions"

Day 8: Gangtok to Bagdogra (124 km / 3 hour drive)

Checkout and transfer to Bagdogra airport to continue your onward travels.


Tour Details

Accommodation

Centrally located hotels in Kolkatta, mountainside rooms in Darjeeling, 360 degree views in Gangtok accommodations. Fantastic assortment of standard...

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When to visit

Best Time: The hill stations experiences rainfall throughout much of the year. But from late March (as it warms up) through the beginning of May...

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Getting there

Kolkatta (Calcutta) is one of the easiest India hubs to reach - via Air, Rail, or Bus...anything and everyone eventually goes to Kolkatta. Book a...

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Where to eat?

Hotel cuisine in Darjeeling and Gangtok is often quite varied and wonderfully prepared...but don't miss out on the Momo Shacks up in the mountains....

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Local Attractions

Kolkatta - the Cultural Capital of India - much more old world charm than any other metropolis - a true delight. Leaving Kolkatta, the scenery...

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Terms and Conditions

A Must Read before you book your tour... EAST INDIA HILL STATION TOUR Terms and Conditions Important and...

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