Darjeeling Lava Rishop
Darjeeling Lava Rishop
Tour Duration – 4 night / 5 days
12,500/- per head
Njp Railway Station to Njp Railway Station
Jaw-dropping locales, mesmerizing sunrises, the untouched beauty of the hills, the old-world charm of the past, and the welcoming smiles of the local people all add up to make Darjeeling one of the most beautiful hill stations in Eastern part of India. Spread over a steep mountain ridge, nestled amidst acres of lush green tea plantations, Darjeeling stands at the height of 2,050 meters above sea level, thus boasting of cool climes all year round. This scenic hill station is the perfect getaway for a romantic honeymoon and is just around 700 kilometers away from Kolkata.
A respite from the hot and humid summers of India, Darjeeling is a popular tourist destination in North-East India. Providing a heady mixture of splendid tea gardens on rolling mountain slopes, meandering toy train rides through the picturesque city, and delectable traditional Tibetan cuisine, Darjeeling works wonders to cater to the gorgeous panorama of the Himalayas.
There is a reason the city is known as the ‘Queen of the Himalayas’. The lush green slopes dotted with women plucking tea leaves is a sight as mesmerizing as no other. There are over 86 tea estates in Darjeeling that are responsible for producing the worldwide famous ‘Darjeeling Tea’. Have a cup of locally brewed chai at the tea estate, or get down amidst the plantations to pluck a few tea leaves yourself; you are free to take your pick!
A previous summer capital of India under the British Raj, Darjeeling has come off age as one of the most sought after hill stations in India. Famous for its beautiful tea plantations and the quality of Darjeeling tea, Darjeeling is a delight for all kind of tourists. The toy train established back in 1881 still runs in this part and is also one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. Beautiful colonial architecture including mansions and churches dot this little beautiful town. Filled with people from Tibet, Nepal, nearby Indian states and the Gorkhas, Darjeeling is brimming with cultural diversity. The third highest peak in the world and the highest in India, the Kanchenjunga peak 28,169 feet (8,586 m) are clearly visible from here and you can enjoy a panoramic view of the peak. Some of Darjeeling’s most popular attractions include monasteries, botanical gardens, a zoo, and the Darjeeling-Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway cable car which happens to be the longest Asian cable car. Darjeeling is a wonderful place to walk around and explore the tea estates, villages, and markets
Day-1, Arrive NJP – Darjeeling (80 km / approx 3 hour drive)
Pickup Njp Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport & transfer to Darjeeling. Then check into hotel. Evening is free for personal activities. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day – 2, Darjeeling Sightseeing
After Breakfast Darjeeling local sightseeing Tiger Hill, Khangchendzongha, P.N.Zoological Park, Tea Garden, Japanese Temple etc . Evening is free for local marketing. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day – 3, Darjeeling – Lava (98 km / approx 3 h 50 min drive)
After Breakfast transfer to Lava. Lava Sightseeing Lava Monastery, Changey falls. Overnight stay at Lava.
Day – 4, Lava – Rishop (6 km / approx 30 min drive)
After Breakfast transfer to Rishop. Rishop Sightseeing Khangchendzongha, Forest in rishop. Overnight stay at Rishop.
Day – 5, Rishop – Darjeeling (102 km / approx 4 hour drive)
After Breakfast dropping to Njp Railway Station / Airport.