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Duration:  12 Days / 11 Nights

Cities Covered: Calcutta - Darjeeling - Pelling - Gangtok - Kalimpong - Phuentsholing - Thimpu - Paro

Package Overview

This is a fun-filled 12 day tour which takes you to cities in India such as Delhi, Jaipur and Agra and to places in Bhutan such as Paro, Taktsang Monastery, Punakha, Thimpu and Wangduephodrang. Delhi trip comprises of visit to key spots like Red Fort, Chandni Chok, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple, Qutub Minar etc. In Paro you will visit the Ta Dzong , Paro Pinpung Dzong, and National Museum. For seeing an amazing collection of paintings visit Lhakhang.. Also visit the ruins of Dzong to have real feel of past of the country Cross the Dochula Pass where the sight of fluttering prayer flags is just so beautiful. Visit the Paro Taktsang Monastery popularly known as Tiger’s Nest which seems to be hanging from the cliff above the Paro Valley. This tour of Bhutan encompasses cities such as Kolkata, Bagdogra, Pelling, Darjeelin, Gangtok, Thimphu, Kalimpong, Paro and Phuntsoling. Gangtol is the capital of Sikkim and abounds in several monasteries. Visit the well known Rumtek Monastery which is owned by the RED HAT sect of Buddhism.

Itinerary Details

Arrive Kolkata & transfer to hotel. Afternoon city tour. Visit the Jain Temple, Zoological Gardens, Victoria Memorial & drive past Howrah Bridge, Dalhousie Square, Fort Williams, Secretariat Building and Old Court House Street. Overnight stay at Kolkata.



Transfer to airport for Bagdogra flight. Arrive & drive to Darjeeling. Darjeeling is one of the most beautiful Hill Stations in Eastern India & has the highest Race Course in the World. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.



Darjeeling is one of the most beautiful Hill Stations in Eastern India & has the highest Race Course in the World. Early morning visit the Tiger Hill. 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. Later, visit the Lablong village, the Mountaineering Institute & Tenzing Norgay House - The first Everest Hero. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.



Drive to Pelling. Pelling is famous for magnificent view of the snow-capped mountains of Kanchenjunga. Pelling is Situated at an altitude of 6,800 fee and offers good view of mountain ranges including the Koktang, Kumbhakarna, Rathong, Kabru, Dom, Kanchenjunga, Pandim, Zopuno, Shimbho, Narsing, Siniyalchu and others. Overnight stay at Pelling.



Drive to Gangtok. 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. Overnight stay at Gangtok.



Morning city tour - visit the Enchey Monastery, Institute of Bhutanology and Deer Park. Continue to visit the famous Rumtek Monastery belonging to the RED HAT sect of Bhutanan Buddhism. Overnight stay at Gangtok.



Drive to Kalimpong, nestling in the lush green mid ranges of the Himalayas. This exotic town of beautiful people, mystical and enchanting, with a rare ethnic blend of hill people. Gumpas, unusual churches, temples, monks and missionaries coexist in a jovial society. The quaint bustling bazar, is a wanderers delight, and a Pandora's box of surprises containing Buddhist thankas, hand beaten silver, Bhutanese weaves, Chinese lamps, Lepcha daggers, masks and a lot more. Kalimpong offers Buddhist Monasteries, Hindu Temples, Christian Churches, Flowers, Orchids and exotic flora, old colonial bungalows, scenic view points. Overnight stay at Kalimpong.



Drive to Phuentsholing - the gateway into Bhutan from the sweltering plains of Indian West Bengal. The small town is spread at the foothills of the mountains that lead into the interiors. Given its border status and linkage to India, Phuentsholing also forms the hub of most industry and business in Bhutan. Overnight stay at Phuentsholing.



Drive to Thimphu. Afternoon city tour. Visit the Memorial chorten, a huge stupa built in memory of the late King of Bhutan, visit the National Library, the Institute of Traditional medicine, the Institute of Arts and Crafts, the national Textile Museum, the Folk heritage Museum, the Zilukha nunnery Monstery and the Chnagnagkha Monastery. Overnight stay at Thimpu.



Morning free in Thimpu. Later drive to Paro. Overnight stay at Paro.



Morning city tour. Visit Ta-dzong, the national Museum of Bhutan and visit the Museum, Visit the Paro Rinpung Dzong and then drive to Drugyal dzong and visit the ruined Fortress. On the way back, visit the Kichu Temple, built in the early 7th century, this temple is one of the oldest in Bhutan built by the Bhutanan King Songtsen Gempo. Afternoon free. Overnight stay at Paro.



END OF THE TOUR.



Inclusions
  • Accommodation with Initial Room Category of every hotel on the double sharing
  • Everyday complimentary breakfast with hotel stay
  • Guide with good communication skills in English during sightseeing will be provided.
  • Pick and drop from the airport & sightseeing according to the itinerary by Air – Conditioned Indigo/ Swift Dzire for 02 Guests and Toyota Innova/ Maruti Ertiga for 04-06 Guests/ All these vehicles have ALL INDIA TOURIST PERMIT.
  • All presently relevant taxes.
Exclusions
  • All the meals unless mentioned above.
  • All the Air fares.
  • The fees charged for entering the monuments.
  • Individual expenses like telephone, doctor on call, laundry bills etc.
  • All the travel insurance and Airport taxes etc.
  • Services which are not specified above.

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