Located in Sikkim, Gnathang is one of the most visited Himalayan Valleys. This place is located at an altitude of 13,000ft. This destination falls on the ancient silk route path and is surrounded by snow-capped mountains. This remote valley is…
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Located in Sikkim, Gnathang is one of the most visited Himalayan Valleys. This place is located at an altitude of 13,000ft. This destination falls on the ancient silk route path and is surrounded by snow-capped mountains. This remote valley is filled with meandering streams all over. However, it is also known for its cold desert, scenic views of the Himalayas, and the small serene village. The small village is also named Gnathang and is very close to Zuluk. Tourists from all over India visit this marvelous valley to enjoy the sights of the grand Himalayas. So, if you wish to witness the Himalayas in all its glory, then try this 04 Nights & 05 Days amazing silk route Gnathang tour package.
Some of the places you will visit in this Gnathang tour package from Hooghly:
- Thambi View Point: Located close to Zuluk, this viewpoint offers an amazing view of the Himalayan ranges.
- Menmecho Lake: Cradled between the Jelep La mountains, this lake is one of the most beautiful snow melted lake. The origin of this lake is the Rongpo-Chu river. It is a small river which meets with the River Teesta.
- Kupup Lake: Perched at a height of 14,000ft, this lake is among the popular tourist spots in East Sikkim. This lake is also known as the Elephant lake because of its elephant-like shape. However, this place is also popular because of its Ice hockey ground and Golf course.
- Adi Baba Mandir: A shrine dedicated to an Indian soldier martyr who died on duty, Baba Harbhajan.
Gnathang Valley attracts hundreds of tourists and travelers from all over the world. As it is located close to the beautiful Gangtok, so it’ is one of our top visited tourist destinations in our Sikkim tour packages. We have tied up with some of the best hotels in Gangtok to make your stay comfortable.
Himalayan Destination, the popular tourist agency in Uttarpara, Hooghly provides amazing silk route tours in West Bengal. These holiday packages are some of the cheapest in Hooghly. We also provide tour packages to destinations like Sikkim, Bhutan, Himachal Pradesh, and more. So, if you wish to learn more about our tour packages, then call us on (+91) 7980464525.
SUGGESTED ITINERARY AS FOLLOWS
NJP / BAGDOGRA to ARITAR / MANGKHIMAfter pick from NJP / Bagdogra, start your wonderful vacation to Old Silk Rout starting from Aritar / Mangkhim. Reach Mangkhim and check into the Homestay. After lunch take a Nature walk around Mangkhim and explore the village. Visit Umbrella View Point, Mangkhim Top & Rai Temple by own. Dinner & Overnight stay at Aritar / Mangkhim.
ARITAR / MANGKHIM to GNATHANG VALLEYEarly morning enjoy the sunrise from Mt Kanchenjunga. After leisure breakfast proceed towards Gnathang. Cover on the way sightseeing Aritar Lake & Aritar Monastery. Make the permit at Rongli and explore the small market. Post issuing the permit cover sightseeing Kui-Khola Waterfalls, Phadamchen, Zuluk, Zig-Zag Road, Thambi View Point, Lungthung and reach Gnathang. After lunch visit Monastary & Memorial Garden / Temple by own. Dinner & Overnight stay at Gnathang.
GNATHANG VALLEY to PHADAMCHENEarly morning Sunrise trip to Eagle’s Nest Bunker or Lungthung (Optional). Back to Gnathang, after breakfast leave for your memorable journey to Phadamchen covering with sightseeing Tukla Valley, Old Baba Mandir, Elephant Lake or Kupup Lake (Kupup Village, World Highest Golf Course, New Baba Mandir & Changu Lake is optional) and back to same way Phadamchen. After lunch walk around Phadamchen. Dinner & Overnight stay at Phadamchen.
PHADAMCHEN to ROLEPAfter breakfast leave Phadamchen towards most ever virgin place in Silk Rout is Rolep. On the way cover Buddha Falls sightseeing. After lunch walk around the hamlet and enjoy in the forest trail, river side & enjoy the old hanging bridge by own. Dinner & Overnight stay at Rolep.
ROLEP to NJP / BAGDOGRAEarly morning enjoy the sunrise from mountain. After late breakfast leave Rolep around 10:00 am proceed towards NJP / Bagdogra. Drop at NJP / Bagdogra at afternoon.
Pick up & drop location is NJP Railway Station or Bagdogra Airport by Individual Cab
4 Nights Accommodation in double or triple or quad shearing basis.
Transfers & sightseeing by 1 Non AC cab as per the itinerary
Taxes& Expenditures Included: Parking, Toll Tax, Luxury Tax, Green Tax Fuel Exp. and Driver Exp.
4 Breakfast, 4 Lunch, 4 Evening Snacks & 4 Dinner
Air Fare / Train Fare / Travelling or Accidental Insurance or Claim or settlement.
Monument Entrance Fee / Camera Fees.
Any Adventure Activity River Rafting, Yak ride, Boating, Paragliding Etc.
Any Personal Expenses – Laundry, Shopping, Tip, Extra Meals, Hard or Soft Drinks Etc.
Wild Life Sanctuary Fees.
Zuluk & Gnthang Valley is situated in high altitude area and the air has rarefied oxygen levels so you need to acclimatize yourself at lower altitude areas & gradually increase your night stay. Avoid long stretches of travel that involve drastic shifts in the oxygen levels in air. Avoid too much physical activity for long time & specially for your children and senior Citizen. You also need to travel in a sturdy vehicle like a Jeep as the roads are mostly rocky and full of sharp turns. It’s better to hire a good driver and vehicle from a reputed Tour & Travel agency for exploring Silk Route properly.
It can be fully customized as per customer's choice. Customer can choose any date as per there availability. But we have fixed departure options for this package with our specified date.
Yes, you can. The mention costing is calculated based on mentioned persons. If no of persons have changed then costing will be automatically revised.
No there is no hotel in Silk Route. Night stay arrangement at Homestay only.
Generally homestay operated by local people. You can feel the local culture and food in there. But now a days homestays are more professional and have basic facilities only.
• Maximum homestay did not provide television in the room. Television may available at dining place.
• Food will be provide at dining place only. No room service will be provided. Food cooked by local Sikkimese people. So
taste may different from your regular food.
• Geyser may not available then hot water will be provided on demand in the bucket.
• Attached toilet available with western style. Few homestay have Indian toilet with common areas.
Standard category homestay will be used for this package. But anyone can upgrade there package options as per availability.
Generally we used Non AC Sumo / Bolero / Similar for this route but 4 seater cab WagonR / Similar may use upto 4 persons. But we suggest High Ground clearance car for this route.
Inquire to us or reach us directly 7980464525 / 8697471273 and book your package with advance amount as directed to you & we will sent to you the confirmation detail within 7 working days from date of advance received.
More than 45 days advance amount is non refundable.
In between 44 to 30 days 50% of the total tour cost.
In between 29 to 15 days 75% of the total tour cost.
In between 14 to 07 days 85% of the total tour cost.
Less than 7 days / No show or after arrival in Bhutan 100% of the tour cost.
Yes you can. But it is fully depends on homestay / transportation availability. Cancellation policy may applicable as per homestay / transporter policy. Seasonal hike may applicable for this circumstances.
For all Indian citizen Voter Card / Passport (Adult only) & Birth Certificate / Passport (Child only) with photocopy of the said documents and passport size color photo for all traveler.
Foreigner can not allow into the restricted area.
Please note that without valid documents permit can not be issued. Better to ask before travelling for valid documents list.
Yes you can with prior information. Additional costing may applied for this up-gradation. Up-gradation is depends on availability.