Inhabited with handful of population, the hill stations of north east India can be counted among some of the most pristine lands around the nation. Be it the multiple hues of culture, the wilderness of woods or the beauty of nature, there are several reasons to fall in love with North-East India hill stations. Perhaps that is why travellers from far and wide always dream of visiting this particular region of India.
01 Upon arrival at Kolkata airport, an ORANGE representative will be awaiting you outside the arrival terminal's EXIT gate, holding an ORANGE Placard with your name. You will then be assisted to the domestic terminal for your flight to Bagdogra. Upon arrival at Bagdogra Airport, you will receive assistance by another representative and then proceed on a scenic drive to Gangtok.
02 After breakfast at the hotel, embark on an excursion to Phodong and Labrang Monasteries, where you can immerse yourself in the serenity and spiritual ambiance of these sacred sites. Phodong Monastery and Labrang Monastery are revered Buddhist sites in Gangtok. They offer intricate architecture, and provide a profound cultural experience for visitors.
03 Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and set out for a sightseeing tour of Gangtok. Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim, nestled in the Himalayas, offers a blend of natural beauty, vibrant markets, and monasteries, making it a charming gateway to Sikkim's culture and landscapes.In the afternoon, drive to the picturesque town of Martham.
04 Start the day with breakfast at the hotel and visit Rumtek Monastery, known for its cultural significance. This grand Tibetan Buddhist monastery exudes a serene ambiance, adorned with intricate architecture and vibrant murals, offering a spiritual escape. Later, drive to Pelling, where you can immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings.
05 Begin the day with a hearty breakfast at your hotel. With the majestic Kanchenjunga as a backdrop, explore Pelling’s monasteries, scenic trails, and all while immersing yourself in the charm of this serene Himalayan retreat. Later, embark on an excursion to the enchanting Khechipalri Lake. In the afternoon, visit the revered Pemayangtse Monastery.
06 Indulge in breakfast at the hotel and set off for the town of Darjeeling, known for its stunning vistas and tea plantations. Cradled in the Himalayas, Darjeeling is a picturesque hill town renowned for its tea gardens, panoramic vistas, and cultural diversity. Its charm lies in the blend of colonial architecture, Buddhist monasteries, and the allure of the majestic Kanchenjunga.
07 Early in the morning, witness the breathtaking sunrise over Tiger Hill and visit Ghoom Monastery. After breakfast, enjoy a delightful toy train ride and then proceed for a comprehensive city tour.
08 Start the day with a sumptuous breakfast and drive to Kurseong. Later, visit the Makaibari Tea Estate which enchants with its lush tea gardens and sustainable practices. Discover the art of tea cultivation, savoring the essence of nature in every cup.
09 After breakfast, depart for Bagdogra airport. As your journey comes to an end, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight, concluding your memorable exploration of this beautiful region.