Sikkim Flower Tour

08 Days / 07 Nights (0)
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  • North East India

Destination

Delhi – Gangtok – Lachung – Rumtek – Bagdogra – Delhi

Best Time Travel:- April – May (As per the flower show)


Trip Highlights

Sikkim is home to around 5,000 species of flowering plants, 515 rare orchids, 60 primula species, 36 rhododendron species, 11 oak varieties, 23 bamboo varieties, 16 conifer species, 362 types of ferns and ferns allies, 8 tree ferns, and over 424 medicinal plants. A variant of the Poinsettia, locally known as “Christmas Flower”, can be found in abundance in the mountainous state. The orchid Dendrobium nobile is the official flower of Sikkim, while the rhododendron is the state tree.

Highlights:

Gangtok:- Tashi View Point
Lachung:- Yumthang ,Flower watching
Rumtek:- Rumtek Monastery

Duration of the Flower Show – 7 days


Day Wise Plan

Day 01: Arrive Delhi

Welcome to India- a country where hospitality is a way of life; to a culture steeped in tradition, a land where history lives in music and dance. You will be received at the airport in a traditional manner with garlands and proceed to your hotel.

Overnight Hotel- Delhi

Day 02: Delhi/Bagdogra/Gangtok (Flight) ( 120 kms/3-4 Hrs)

Morning after breakfast transfer to domestic airport to board flight for Bagdogra.
Local Escort will meet upon arrival and proceeds for lunch at Bagdogra Airport restaurant. After lunch drive to Gangtok. It is an enchanting and a busy hill station and is also the capital of the state Sikkim. Upon arrival check into hotel  for overnight stay.

Overnight Hotel- Gangtok

Day 03: Gangtok

Wake up early in the morning as we take you an excursion to Tsongo Lake also called as Changu Lake. It is a well known glacial Lake in East Sikkim. If time permits us we also visit to Baba Harbhajan Temple is made by the Indian Soldiers in honor of famous Army Officer named, Captain Baba Harbhajan Singh. . After the glorious tour on time return back to the hotel for overnight stay.

Overnight hotel – Gangtok

Day 04:  Gangtok/Lachung (113 Kms/4-5 hrs Hrs)

Early morning proceed to visit Tashi View Point.Later back to hotel for breakfast and then proceed for North Sikkim. Enroute stop to visit Labrang Gompa & Phodong Gompa. After visiting the monastery continue driving to Lachung. Arrive by evening and check into the hotel for overnight stay.

Overnight hotel- Lachung.

Day 05: Lachung

Morning after breakfast explores the area around Lachung for Flower watching. Also enjoy the local village life with the local natives.  Overnight stay at Hotel.

Overnight hotel- Lachung

Day 06: Lachung/Yumthang-Day Trip (25 Kms/5 Hrs)

Morning after breakfast, proceed for excursion to Yumthang. In the afternoon drive to hot water spring. Later drive back to Lachung for overnight stay.

Overnight hotel- Lachung

Day 07: Lachung/Kalimpong (140 Kms/4-5 Hrs)

Morning after breakfast drive to kalimpong , en-route visit Rumtek, which is famous for monasteries and check in hotel  for overnight stay.

Overnight hotel-Kalimpong.

Day 08:Kalimpong-Bagdogra (Departure) (75 Kms/3 Hrs)- Delhi

Morning after your breakfast transfer to Bagdogra airport to board flight AI 880 (1405-1610) for Delhi.

Upon arrival  connect flight back home.


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