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SUBLIME LOTUS
Duration : 08 Days

 
Day  
01

Bagdogara/Darjeeling (93 kms. – 3 hrs approx.)

  Arrive Bagdogara and transfer to Darjeeling. On arrival, check into hotel. Overnight at hotel.
   
02 Darjeeling
  Full day sightseeing of Darjeeling which includes early morning sunrise view from Tiger Hill ( 2585 m), visit the Ghoom Monastery built in 1850 by Lama Sherab Gyatso, a monk from Mangolia. The main feature of this Gelugpa monastery is the magnificent statue of Maitreya, “the future Buddha” draped in white silk scarves of offerings called Khadas. After breakfast visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute  and the Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre where you can see Tibetan craftsmen making traditional  items like carpets, woolen boots, wood carvings and leather goods. Overnight at hotel.
03 Darjeeling/Pemayangtse (131 kms. 6 hrs approx).
 

Transfer to Pemayangtse entering Sikkim through Melli and passing through the towns  of Jorethang and Gayzing. Midway picnic lunch on the banks of river Teesta. On arrival, check into hotel. Overnight at hotel.
 

   
04 Pemayangtse
  Visit Sangacholing Monastery which is an hour’s walk from the hotel. Afternoon visit the Pemayangtse Monastery located on top of a hillock. Built by the patron saint of Sikkim, Lhatsun Chempo in the 17th century, it is the paramount  seat of the Byingmpa monasteries and regarded as sikkim’s most prestigious centre of religious learning. Overnight at the hotel.
   
05

Pemayngtse/Khechopalri/Pemayangtse (29 kms – 1 ½ hrs approx.)

  This unusually calm lake in the midst of a dense forest is considered  very sacred. A steep walk up a hillock takes you the Khechoplri Monastery which still retains it’s originality in design and structure. Drive back to Pemayangtse. Overnight at hotel.
   
06

Pemayangtse/Gangtok (117 kms. 5 hrs approx.)

  Transfer to Gangtok en-route visiting the tea plantations and factory at Temi Tarku. After picnic lunch at the tea garden continue drive to reach Gangtok late in the afternoon. On arrival check into hotel. Overnight at hotel.
   
07

Gangtok

  Full day sightseeing of the Enchey Monastery, Cottage Industries, The Research Institute of Tibetology, Do-Drul Chorten and the Rumtek Monastery, located 24 kms from Gangtok. It functions as the headquarters of the Dharma Chakra Religious Centre. Also visit the  Deer Park, which houses the Himalayan Bear, The Tibetan vulture and various species of deer. Evening drive to Gangtok. Overnight at hotel.
 

08

Gangtok/Bagdogara

After breakfast, depart for Bagdogara Airport to board your onward flight.



Special Interest Tours
The Last Shangri La | Butterfly Tour | Angling Tour | Meditation Tour | Flower Lovers Tour | Rhododendron Tour | Photo Tour

Cultural Tours
Discover Sikkim | Sublime Lotus | Shangrila Tour | Pilgrimage Sikkim | Himalayan Splendour | Formidable Dzongs | On The Kanchendzonga Trail | The Roof Of The World | The Dragon Land | Pemayangste--The Sublime Lotus | A Journey Along The Teesta River
| Monasteries & Chortens | Of Mist & Clouds | Ride On The Historic World Heritage Train | Monasteries Of Sikkim | Monastics & Ascetics | The Buddhist Lamas | The Kazi Bhutias | The Lachenpas & Lachungpas | A Pilgrimage To Pemayangtse

Sikkim Treks
White Magic Trek | Dzongri Trek | Sangelila Trek | Green Lake Trek | Goecha-la Trek


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