Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations: Bagdogra – Indo-Tibet-Border – Pemayangtse – Gangtok
After landing at Bagdogra airport, you will be transferred to Gangtok. It is 124 kms, 6 hours journey and you will have to check into hotel. Evening you will be able to see the breath-taking sunset of Mt. Sinolchu and Mt. Kanchandzonga, from Tashi view point. Night will be in hotel
Next Journey to Rumtek Monastery, Jawaharlal Nehru botanical garden, the epica garden. After lunch you will visit to Enchey monastery, cottage industry, institute of tibetology and do-drul chorten. You will hold the night at hotel.
Tsangu Lake (34 kms) from Gangtok will be the destination in the morning. After reaching nearby to the Indo-Tibet-Border, you will be able to see different colors and beauty of four seasons. It is serene, peaceful and tranquil. Return to Gangtok and evening at leisure to see Gangtok market. This night will also be in Gangtok hotel.
After breakfast your journey will be from Gangtok to Pemayangtse and there you will have to check into hotel/Tourist lodge. Pemayangtse is the perfect sublime lotus. The Pemayangtse monastery is the 2nd oldest monastery in Sikkim belonging to the tantric nyingma-pa sect. ‘Santhokpalri’ that have been relieved in a dream and is found inside the monastery, carved single handedly out of wood. After a short walk you will get the Sangna cholling monastery in the midst of a forest secluded and serene. A leisurely stroll down to the palace will show the ruins of rabdentse which was the first government of Sikkim, constructed after the consecration of the first king Phuntshog Namgyal in 1642 R.D. Overnight at hotel in Pemayangtse.
Drive down to the valley to Rimbik after breakfast and which is 20 odd kms away and is the serene and sacred lake of khechopalri. This is the largest low altitude lake in this region of the Himalayas and is a pilgrime centre. It is a pilgrime centre because it is associated with many legences- the most popular being that the lake is kept clean by the birds of the surrounding forests. You will then Lunch by the lake and visit the dubdi monastery in the afternoon which is the oldest existing monastery of Sikkim and was built during 1700. You will then return to Pemayangtse and stay there overnight.
Return journey from Pemayangtse to Gangtok will be through tea plantations with picnic lunch at Temi .After arriving Gangtok you will have to check into hotel for the night.
You will leave Gangtok for bagdogra airport to catch your onward flight.