7-Day Kolkata to Darjeeling: Tea Plantation, Toy Train & Himalayan Vista
Tour Style: Tailor-made tour
- Enjoy toy train journey through tea mountains to Darjeeling
- Ramble in the tea plantation and get close to local tea growers
- Go sightseeing in Kolkata - "cultural capital" of India and famous for literary, artistic and revolution heritage
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- Day 1
On arrival at the Gandhi International Airport, you will be met and escorted to hotel for check-in by our representative, who will also tell you what you are going to enjoy in the following days. The rest of the day is yours to take a good rest.
- Day 2
After breakfast you will be driven directly to airport to board flight to Bagdogra. On arrival in Bagdogra you are greeted by our representative and driven straightly - about 3-3.5 hours to Darjeeling. Rest of the day is at leisure.
- Day 3
Early morning proceed to visit Tiger Hill and Ghoom Monastery. Return to the hotel for breakfast and Later proceed for city tour: Himalayan Mountaineering Institute or Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (Closed on Thursdays) and then Tibetan Self - Helf Centre or Refugee Centre (Closed on Sundays).
- Day 4
After breakfast proceed to the Darjeeling Railway Station to enjoy World Heritage Toy Train ride up to Ghoom.
Afternoon visit a Tea Estate near Darjeeling (there will be no plucking & processing during winter, one can visit the tea gardens only)
- Day 5
After breakfast drive 2 hours to Bagdogra airport and board flight to Kolkata. On arrival in Kolkata you are greeted by our representative and transferred to hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.
- Day 6
Today your tour of this sprawling city begins with the Howrah Bridge; after which you are taken to the daily flower market to see the normal life of the local with different colors of flowers. Then drive pass the Dalhousie Square where you'll see the Writers Building (State Secretariat), Raj Bhawan (Governor House), General Post Office Building, Kolkata High Court, Kolkata Town Hall and the St. John's Church. Then move to the Botanical Gardens (Closed On Mondays & National holidays) .
Later, you will see the Victoria Memorial, and visit one of the largest and most impressive museums in India, the Indian Museum (Closed On Mondays & National holidays).
- Day 7
After breakfast, you will be driven directly to airport to board your flight back home. It's time to say goodbye, we thank you for travelling with us and warmly welcome you to join us again.
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