Kalimpong-Darjeeling-Lava Tour package 05 Nights / 06 Days - Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri - - Kalimpong (02 Nights) Darjeeling (03 Nights) - Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri

Day - 01 - Arrival at Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri  and Transfer to Kalimpong  – On arrival you will be assisted for the journey to Kalimpong - at an elevation of 1243 meters / 4078 feet –approximately 100 kilometers and is nearly 2.5 - 3 hours drive by road - Kalimpong is a quieter destination – Situated at a ridge overlooking the Teesta and Rangeet River and is a popular tourist destination with its pride for ecstatic climate, magnificent Himalayan beauty and proximity to several tourist locations in the sector – Kalimpong the district headquarter - Situated on the foothills of the Himalayas - a hill Station buzzing with fun, cavort – Check into Hotel - Evening at leisure – can mull over Kalimpong bazaar for shopping of local handicrafts  - Overnight stay at Hotel in Kalimpong

Day - 02 - Kalimpong Local Sightseeing  - After morning refreshment start the day with sightseeing - Kalimpong weather is milder and pleasant for most part of the year - Kalim-pong sightseeing includes monasteries, temples, tourist complexes, heritage buildings, parks, flower nurseries, heritage schools, charitable institutes – Zang Dhok Palri or Durbin Monastery or Durpin Dara – Delo - Army Golf Course - Nursery - Dr Grahams Home (herit-age school with high standard of education) etc - enjoy the lunch at restaurant like Cafe Re-fuel, Maurya, Orchid, etc and back to hotel – Heritage buildings are Gouripur House and Morgan House, etc - Evening free to meander around Kalimpong bazaar for shopping - Overnight at  Kalimpong

Day - 03 - Lava Excursion– After breakfast drive to Lava - around 32 kilometers from Ka-limpong - is situated at an altitude of 7,016 feet i.e. 2138 meters - It is one of the few plac-es in West Bengal to witness snow in winter - entry point of the Neora Valley National Park is from Kalimpong - The route to Lava is scenic with the change in vegetation from tropical deciduous to the wet alpine trees of pine, fir and birch - Its wellknown for trekking and bird-watching –Visit to JamgyongKongtrul Monastery – Lava and Loleygaon are two picturesque mountain hamlets and surrounded by Neora Valley National Park  - Altitude of Lava is 7700 feet while Lolegaon (Kaffer) is at 5500 feet - They are 22 kilometers apart – [Lolaygaon roads are bad hence the excursion is limited to Lava only] - Back to Kalimpong - Overnight stay at  Kalimpong

Day - 04 - Transfer to Darjeeling  via Peshok and Lamahatta – After Morning re-freshment start for next destination -  Darjeeling - 55 kilometers and is nearly 02 hours drive – Can enjoy River Rafting on Teesta (optional) - There can be two stop one at Peshok view point and another at Lamahata – Darjeeling, popularly known as the Queen of the hills - At an elevation of approx 2120 meters / 7000 feet, the land of breath taking beauty, crowned by the majestic Himalayas - Jewel in the crown of the Eastern Himalayas with fas-cinating beauty offers amazing views of the range of Mount Kanchendzonga and many of spectacular Himalayan ranges - Check in to hotel – Stroll around to Mall / shrubbery Park - Overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling hotel

Day - 05  –  Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing  – Early morning at around 4 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters to Tiger Hill through primitive forests of Jhau, oak, magnolia to observe sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (on a clear weather day) – On the way back visit Batasia Loop, Peace memorial & Ghoom Monastery – Back to hotel for refreshment - After breakfast next round of half  Day city  tour - includes  Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday),  Tenzing Gombu  Rock, Tibetan  Refugee Self  Help Centre (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate overview, Natural History Museum (Sunday  Closed), Peace Pagoda, Rope Way (optional) – Back to hotel – Evening free to stroll around the area -  Overnight stay at Darjeeling

Day - 05 – Excursion to Mirik – Morning refreshment – Next start for the 32 KILOMETERS drive to Mirik via Nepal border – It’s around two hours drive - Mirik is a quiet town between Siliguri and Darjeeling - It is known  for its secluded charm, Beautiful Tea Gardens, Samendu Lake, Orange Orchards, Cardamom Plantation and its pleasant Climate - The drive is pic-turesque and so is the place both attracts tourist in hordes – Halt at Seemana for view for wider view of Mount Kanchendzonga - Activity like  boating in the cool hilly lake is also available for guest - On the way one can visit Pashupati Market in Nepal – Drive back to Darjeeling  Hotel – evening free to stroll around Mall or visit some of the pub, Eateries, stu-dio or bakery with cafeteria – Night halt at Darjeeling

Day - 06 - Departure to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri via Kurseong - Drive to Siliguri, on the way to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) - The drive is approximately 90 kilometers and is a drive of 2.5 - 03 hours by road  - After break-fast transfer to Kursheong  - After half the drive halt at Kurseong Tourist Lodge for view and refreshment  - try momo of hill taste - The drive is through scenic route which passes through the best Tea estates of the world - One can also Visit Makaibari Tea Estate to ob-serve Tea Processing (Add On Cost) –fresh Tea from any of the Factory Outlet ca be bought – Makaibari, Ambootia, Castleton are some of the best tea in the world– Drive to  Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) / Siliguri for forwarding Journey

Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Mirik, Lamahatta, Lava, Dello, Neora Valley National Park, Makaibari, Tea Tourism