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Darjeeling Three Point Tour Itinerary Tiger Hill Superb view of the sunrise from Tiger Hill is famous the world over. One has to avail a taxi to reach the 8000 ft. peak. An exhilarating experience not to be missed. Along with the view of sunrise one can glimpse the top of Mt. Everest and several other peaks of the Himalayan range.

Ghoom Monastery On the way back from the Tigerhill one can visit the Ghoom Monastery on the Ghoom spur. One of the oldest Buddhist monasteries in India, It houses 12 ft high statue of the Mayetria Budha.

Batasia Loop & War Memorial The Batasia Loop, an engineering marvel and feat constructed in 1879 where one can see the Toy Train go round a loop. And the War Memorial honour those Gorkhas who laid their lives in the service of the Nation.
Darjeeling Seven Point Tour Itinerary
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Itinerary (Darjeeling –  Gangtok  Tsomgo Lake, Baba Mandir and Nathu la pass  )

Day 01 From  Siliguri to Darjeeling  travel by own Car.  Overnight stay at Darjeeling.

Day 02 Darjeeling Sightseeing. Early Morning (at 04:00 am) drive to Tiger hill to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Ropeway, Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed), Japanese Temple (4 hrs from 9.00 to 13.00 hrs), Ava Art Gallery, Peace Pagoda, Toy Train, Lloyds Botanical Garden, Kali Temple and Everest Museum.

Day 3 Darjeeling - Gangtok (100 kms / 4 hrs) After breakfast proceeds to picturesque drive to Gangtok (5,500 ft.). On arrival Check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day free for leisure. Overnight stay at …