Pedong Zuluk Gangtok Tour Package

Pedong, Zuluk, Gangtok

Overview

Pedong Zuluk Gangtok Tour Package: Silk Route with its fascinating mountain peaks like Kanchenjunga, tranquil offbeat settlements and snaking rivers has been bewitching the minds of many travellers from a long time.

This particular well-curated tour plan will take you to witness some of the fascinating less trodden destinations in the Silk Route region like Pedong, Zuluk, Rongli, etc as well as the most bustling one like Gangtok.

With this tailor-made Pedong Zuluk Gangtok Tour Package explore some of the splendid sightseeing places Nathang Valley, Thambi Viewpoint, Old Baba Mandir, Kupup Lake, Changu Lake and many more.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore Pedong, a scenic village falls under Kalimpong District in west Bengal.
  • Visit Quokhola Falls, Rongli, Lingtham, Padamchen, Zuluk.
  • Enjoy a captivating sunrise and the mesmerizing view of Mount Kanchenjunga from Thambi Viewpoint.
  • Visit Old Baba Mandir and get to know the legends associated with this temple.
  • Visit Memmecho Lake which is fed by the melted waters of the icy mountains.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Transfer to Pedong from NJP

After being received from New Jalpaiguri Junction (NJP), you will be transferred towards Pedong, a tiny village of the Kalimpong district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Cover approx. 95 km of road distance to reach your predestined home-stay within 4 hours.

Upon reaching, check into the homestay, freshen up and have some rest. The remaining day is all yours to wander around the village and get to know the local people and their lifestyle. Dinner in the evening and overnight stay at Pedong.

Day 2

Transfer to Zuluk

After spending a memorable night at Pedong, wake up early in the morning, have breakfast and proceed to Zuluk, one of the major destinations in Silk Route. The journey in itself is going to be a quite compelling one as you will come across a plethora of sightseeing places and attractions.

During your journey towards Zuluk pause to see Quokhola Falls, a captivating waterfall on the way to Zuluk. Visit Rongli, a vibrant village all about complete serenity and luxuriant forest. The snaking Rongpo River increases the captivation towards the village even more.

Resume the journey to pause again at Lingtham, a striking settlement nestled at an altitude of 5000 feet. After enjoying its pleasant weather, two magnificent monasteries and peaceful ambience proceed to Padamchen, another captivating village just 4 km away from Zuluk. Enjoy the scenic beauty of the village for some time to resume your journey again towards Zuluk.

Freshen up after reaching your desired homestay at Zuluk. Spend the rest of the day at leisure with your friends or family. Finally, finally after being served a delicious dinner, spend the night here at Zuluk.

Day 3

Full Day Zuluk Sightseeing & Transfer to Gangtok

Wake up early to have a light breakfast and then proceed for a sightseeing excursion in and around Zuluk with this Pedong Zuluk Gangtok Tour Package. Start by enjoying a captivating sunrise at Lungthung or Ganek View Point. Later, you will be taken to Thambi View Point, a perfect high-altitude site to catch a mesmerizing bird's eye view of the surrounding along the renowned Himalayan Peaks. After this, proceed to Nathang Valley where one can soothe his mind and spirit by experiencing the complete serenity of nature.

Have lunch on the way to Old Baba Mandir, a magnificent shrine constructed in the memory of the renowned Indian Soldier named Baba Harbhajan Singh. There is also a newly constructed temple of Harbhajan Singh named New Baba Mandir to visit. Located at an elevation of 13069 feet, breathtaking Lake named Kupup is truly a waterbody of paradise because of its scenic surrounding, green emerald water and tranquil atmosphere.

Later in the day visit Menmecho Lake. Beneath Jelep La Pass, surrounded by the unexplored pine forest and profound slopes, Memmecho is a beautiful lake Fed by melted waters of the icy mountains. Then again proceed to visit Tsomgo Lake, one of the highest altitude lakes in Sikkim. Its green emerald water and a breathtaking view of the mountain peaks in the backdrop have bewitched many travellers towards it.

You will be transferred to Gangtok next. Check out from the homestay and start the trip of about 90 km. Reach there within a short span of 3 hours. Now take some rest. Spend the evening at leisure or by strolling around the iconic MG Marg. Overnight stay at Gangtok.

Day 4

Transfer to NJP

Wake up early, have breakfast and get ready to check out from the hotel or resort as you are going to start the returning journey towards NJP. If time permits, stop at the iconic Coronation Bridge to have a great view of the shimmering Teesta flowing underneath. Reach NJP after covering approximately 120 km of driving distance. Tour ends with a plethora of sweet memories which can be cherished forever.

Tour Ends

Included/Exclude

  • Pick-up & Drop- NJP or Bagdogra.
  • Reserved vehicle for transfer and sightseeing.
  • Sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Experienced driver cum guide.
  • Accommodation for 3 Nights.
  • Accommodation Type- Homestay.
  • Meals- Breakfast, lunch, snacks & dinner.
  • Permits & Taxes.
  • Entrance fees at sightseeing places.
  • Additional sightseeing charges.
  • Room heater, mineral water, etc.
  • Personal expenses such as alcoholic drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, portage, camera fees etc.
  • Any other not mentioned in Inclusions.

FAQs

Yes, foreign citizens are restricted to visit Silkroute. Only Indian citizens are allowed having valid ID proofs.
You must plan the tour during winter season i.e. from November to February as the entire valley is covered with snow during this period. At times due to excess snowfall most of the places in higher altitude remains inaccessible.
Yes, to visit Silkroute permit needs to be done from Rongli without the same you will not be allowed to visit Silkroute.