Sikkim Tour Packages — Best Gangtok Tour Package
Gangtok is a city that leaves a lasting impression on every visitor. Its natural beauty, cultural diversity, and warm hospitality make it a destination that you’ll want to return to again and again. Whether you’re seeking adventure in the Himalayas, exploring ancient monasteries, or simply enjoying the local cuisine, Gangtok offers a world of experiences that will stay with you long after you’ve left this enchanting city.
According to your schedule, your journey will commence with a warm welcome from our guides at either the New Jalpaiguri railway station (Siliguri) or Bagdogra Airport (Siliguri). On the inaugural day, you will embark on a 120 km drive, reaching the picturesque destination of Gangtok. Day two will be dedicated to exploring renowned attractions in Gangtok, including Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Flower Show, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, Institute of Tibetology, Dro-dul Chorten, Enchey Monastery, and Banjakhri Falls. As Sikkim is blessed with the awe-inspiring backdrop of Mount Kanchenjunga, the world’s third-highest peak, you’ll be treated to its breathtaking views throughout the day. The third day of your sightseeing adventure will take you to slightly more remote locations such as Tsomgo Lake (12,400 Feet) and Baba Mandir (13,200 Feet). On the fourth and final day, our representatives will ensure a comfortable drop-off at your respective railway station or airport, bringing your memorable trip to a close.
Please peruse the detailed itinerary provided below. If you desire additional locations or modifications to the tour package, we are more than willing to accommodate your preferences. Ryask Tourism guarantees the best deals on Gangtok tour and holiday packages.
Gangtok 3 Night 4 Days Itinerary
NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Gangtok (120 kms / 5 hrs)
Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Gangtok (5,500 ft.). On arrival Check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provide alternate sightseeing.)
Day 03 :
Gangtok Local Sightseeing
Start for a Full day city tour covering Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Flower show, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre (Closed on Sunday and 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month), Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday) (Saturday & Sunday closed), Dro-dul Chorten, Gonjang Monastery Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 04: Gangtok – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (125 kms / 5 hrs)
After breakfast Check-out from hotel and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey
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Sikkim Tour Packages – Book Sikkim Gangtok Holiday
Documents Required for Protected Area Permit
To explore protected areas in Sikkim, tourists are required to apply for a Protected Area Permit (PAP) in the prescribed format.
Documents Required for Protect Area Permit (PAP) For Indian
- Voters ID/Driving license
- 2 passport size photos
- For children below 18 years of age, a birth certificate is mandatory. It’s important to note that an Aadhaar card cannot be used as a substitute as it doesn’t have an issue or expiry date.
Documents Required for Protected Area Permit (PAP) For Foreigners
- Photocopy of Valid Passport
- Indian Visa
- 2 Passport Size Photo Along with Their Original Documents
Protected and Restricted Areas Permits in Sikkim
Being a border state that shares boundaries with Tibet (China), Sikkim requires foreigners to obtain an Inner Line Permit before entering the region. This permit, also known as the Restricted Area Permit, is mandatory for visiting certain areas in North and West Sikkim. Even Indian nationals are required to obtain the permit to access these protected areas in Sikkim.
Here are some of the popular places in Sikkim that require a special permit to visit:
In East District of Sikkim
- Tsongo – Baba Mandir
- Nathula Pass
In West District of Sikkim
- Dzongri Trek
- Singalila Trek
In North District of Sikkim
- North District
- Thangu – Chopta Valley
- Green Lake Trek
In South District of Sikkim
Restricted Area Permit is required for trekking anywhere in the South District.
Alpine Mountaineering Expedition permit is required for-
- TinchenKhang 5603 metres (West Sikkim)
- Jopuno 5935m (West Sikkim)
- Freys peak 5830m (West Sikkim)
- Lama Angden 5868m (North Sikkim)
- Brum Khangse 5433m (North Sikkim)
Restricted Places in Sikkim Where Foreigners are Not Permitted to Enter
By obtaining the necessary permits, visitors can experience the beauty of these restricted areas while ensuring their safety and adherence to regulations.
Hotel In Gangtok
Experience awe-inspiring panoramas of the Himalayan ranges and bask in the genuine warmth of our hospitality. Situated in the heart of Gangtok, our location offers convenient access to major tourist attractions. Embrace the breathtaking views and immerse yourself in the welcoming atmosphere of our establishment.