Fly Kathmandu to Biratnagar. Drive to Gangtok (7 hrs approx.).
On arrival meet, assist and drive to Gangtok. Overnight hotel.
AM: Visit Enchey Monastery, Government Institute of Cottage Industry, Dodrul Chorten, Research Institute of Tibetology.
PM: Visit Rumtek Monastery situated 24 kms from the city. This magnificent monastery was built by the late Gyalwa Karmapa, the head of the Kagyu sect. Overnight hotel.
Gangtok-Hilley-Versey (2,840 m.).
After an early breakfast drive to Hilley and then walk through a lush forest of pines, firs and rhododendron to Versey.
Overnight Tourist hut / Tent.
Day halt at Versey:
The entire day is spent in exploring the area and savouring the sight and the scent of the flowers.
Overnight Tourist hut/Tent.
AM: After breakfast walk downhill to the village of Dentam (7 kms) and drive to Pemayangste.
PM: Visit the Pemayansgste Monastery, situated adjacent to the hotel. Overnight hotel.
AM: After breakfast drive to Khecheodpalri lake which is also known as the wishing lake and is considered very sacred by the Sikkimese.
PM: A short walk to Sangachholing Monastery
(2 km./45 mins) located on a hill top above the hotel. Overnight hotel.
Pemayansgste-Siliguri (133 kms).
AM: Drive leisurely along the Tista river to the southern plains. Overnight hotel.
Siliguri-Biratnagar (150 kms).
AM: Early morning drive to Biratnagar airport for your flight to Kathmandu.