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8 Days Darjeeling & The High Himalayas
  • Howrah Bridge

  • Darjeeling Toy Train

Explore the former capital of British Raj, Kolkata, before travelling high into the eastern Himalayas for a scenic tour of this beautiful mountain region, stay in the famous hill station of Darjeeling and visit Tiger hill for an unforgettable view of Kanchenjunga, the 3rd highest peak in the word!
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Trip Highlights & Experiences
This trips specializes in crafting holiday tours in the Indian subcontinent. This trip incorporate following themes and activity.
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Birding
Destinations TO VISIT
  • Kolkata
  • Darjeeling
  • Pelling
  • Gangtok
  • Bagdogra
  • Kolkata
Temperature and Best Season
The climate can broadly be described as tropical, with the exception of the Himalaya.
The Subcontinent has four seasons:

  • Winter- from December to February
  • Summer- from March to June
  • Monsoon- from July to September
  • Autumn- October and November

The best time to visit the north is between October and March; temperatures are pleasant, the days dry and sunny. From December through to mid-January early morning fog in and around Delhi can disrupt travel plans with flights often delayed or sometimes cancelled. Night temperatures in Rajasthan and the plains often reach freezing point during the winter and it can be chilly before sunrise. April through to August is hot. Early summer is good for wildlife viewing, the parks are free of visitors, vegetation is dry and game easily spotted.
Days 1
Queen Victoria Memoria Kolkata

Arrive at Kolkata, Former capital of British Raj, and transfer to your hotel.

In Kolkata
Days 2
Howrah Bridge Kolkata

An interesting half day tour visit the city-s beautiful old colonial buildings, with the evening at leisure don-t miss the chance to try some of Kolkata-s tasty Bengali Cuisine.

Kolkata - Darjeeling
Days 3
Rock Garden Darjeeling West Bengal

Fly to Bagdogra and drive to the hill station of Darjeeling. Once at summer retreat of the British Raj, Darjeeling is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the fresh mountain air and spectacular scenery.

In Darjeeling
Days 4
Japanese Temple Darjeeling

Rise early and drive up to Tiger Hill to see sunrise over Kanchenjunga, one of the highest peaks in the world. Stop off at Ghoom Monastery on your return before an enjoyable half Day sightseeing in Darjeeling.

Darjeeling - Pelling
Days 5
Darjeeling Toy Train At Batasia Loop

Continue higher into the Himalayas to Pilling (2083m). an afternoon tour visits one of the region-s oldest and most important monasteries, Pemayangtse. Stop off at the Rabdentse ruins, set high on the ridge above the valley, with spectacular views.

Pelling - Gangtok
Days 6
Rock Garden

Drive to the region-s capital Gangtok, which has the mighty Himalayas as a backdrop. Check in to your hotel and spent the rest of the day at leisure.

In Gangtok
Days 7
Batasia Loop

Enjoy a half day sightseeing tour and later perhaps stop for traditional regional crafts.

Gangtok - Bagdogra
Days 8
Rock Garden

Transfer to Bagdogra airport for onward flight connections.

This Trip pricing is season dependent and  your journey will be a private, customized travel experience, based on your individual schedule, interests and budget.

So we have not placed price here. We will send you price idea after understanding your needs. Once you have your itinerary just right and are ready to book we will ask you to deposit advance amount. This you can do will bank transfer or through our online secure gateway. We do not take your Credit card information for manual processing now.

Our Indian tours are offered as land only where you arrange your own airfare and we meet you at the airport and handle everything else. Very often travelers coming to India have many questions concerning our tours, accommodation, visas, transfers and more. To see the answers to the most frequently asked questions, please consult our FAQ page

Question: Gratuities & Tipping Idea
Answer: This is entirely at your discretion. However, the following may be helpful. If service is not included in the bill, 10% is usually the accepted amount. Hotel and railway porters will expect about 50 rupees for one piece of luggage and about 200 rupees for a trolley full. At the end of your stay if you wish to tip your sightseeing guide and driver, an acceptable amount for the guide would be approximately between 400 500 rupees per day; and for the driver, it would be approximately between 200 400 rupees per day.


  • 07 Night Accommodation
  • Airport transfer and transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Flight as detailed
  • Sightseeing as detailed
  • English speaking guide
  • 07 breakfast, 04 Lunches and & 05 Dinners.
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