Sikkim River Rafting Tour will provide you a comprehensive
tour of Darjeeling - the queen of hill stations. In this short
tour you can explore the scenic beauty, the flora and fauna,
the people and the rich cultural heritage and various places
of interest in the Darjeeling. With this you can also enjoy
the River Rafting in the Teesta River. The best season to have
river rafting is in the months from October to June.
Around midnight arrival in New Delhi. The cosmopolitan city and capital Delhi is the main gateway for travellers. Upon arrival, you will be met by an Indo Vacations representative and transferred to the hotel.
Day 2: New Delhi - Bagdogra (by air) - Darjeeling (100 km)
In the morning we drive to the airport for the flight to Bagdogra. After the arrival in Bagdogra we proceed north of the state through the coniferous forests and terraced tea gardens to
Darjeeling. Darjeeling (place of the thunderbolt) has spectacular scenery. Due to its altitude of 2134 m and soothing temperature in summers Darjeeling has become a famous hill resort in India. By clear weather we can enjoy the impressive and unforgettable views of the
Himalayas. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel in Darjeeling.
Early in the morning we drive to Tiger Hill (around 11 km) to enjoy the sunrise. Tiger Hill (2590 m) is the highest point in this area. There is a breathtaking view of the sunrise on the
Mount Everest (8842 m) is also visible on a clear day. The moments of sunrise from Tiger Hill are described by most of the visitors as unforgettable. In the evening we explore Darjeeling and its surroundings. We visit the institute of mountaineering where we get the detailed information about the natural surrounding and the habitants of this area.
4: Darjeeling - Kalimpong
After having breakfast we drive to Kalimpong. Kalimpong, a remote hill station has been a meeting point of the once "three closed lands" on the trade route to
Tibet. The beautiful mountain scenery and the abundance of flowers have made Kalimpong an attractive resort. In the afternoon arrive in Kalimpong and drive to the hotel. In the evening we drive up to
Darpin Dara, the highest point in Kalimpong which offers some breathtaking views of the rollong plains of Siliguri and the Teesta and Rangit valley.
5: Kalimpong - Melli - Siliguri
Today we drive to Melli for White Water Rafting in the
River Teesta. The major tributary of the Teesta River is the Rangeet which originates from the Rathong Glacier and meets it at the border between
West Bengal. The Teesta river originates from the
Lake Cholamu where it looks like a silent stream. Here we can enjoy the river rafting. In the afternoon drive to
Day 6: Siliguri - Bagdogra - New Delhi (by air)
In the morning we drive through the forests and tea estates to
Bagdogra. In the afternoon we drive to the airport for the flight to New Delhi. In the evening arrive in New Delhi. Rooms are available to get refresh before departing for the airport. The rest of the day at leisure. After dinner we leave the hotel for the airport.
7: New Delhi
Around midnight flight to home destination.
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Accommodation in double rooms on twin sharing basis with bath and WC
on the departure day.
Services of qualified local guides (English speaking
or languages of your choice)
at every place of sightseeing.
Transfers and departures on arrival and departure by Indo
All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an
air-conditioned Car with
driver. For groups an individual air-conditioned bus (Except
Standard Hotels) will be
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Camera Fees (Still
Any Flight Charges.
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