This 4 Night 5 Days Sikkim Silk Route Tour Packages from NJP, are more relaxed one with opportunity to explore the beauty of the region and enjoy the flavours associated with staying in local homestays. The itinerary provided below is indicative and can be modified with stays at other villages as per guest request.
DAY 1: NJP to Sillerygaon: Pickup at NJP or Bagdogra travel to Sillerygaon, a distance covered in about 3.5 to 4 hrs. Situated at an altitude of 6,000 ft. This place is being proclaimed as the "New Darjeeling" because of its beautiful view of the Kanchendzonga. Overnight stay at Sillerygaon.
DAY 2: Sillerygaon to Zuluk En route Aritar: After breakfast, leave for Zuluk. Visit the Aritar Lampokhari lake, Aritar Monaestry. After that, stop at Rongli for Restricted Area Permit. See the Kuekhola Falls on the way. Then go through Lingtam, Padamchen to reach Zuluk. If you so wish, you can visit the Shivalaya Baba Mandir (No vehicle required). Cherish the sunset beauty at Zuluk from Balasiur sunset point (Walkable distance, no vehicle required). Overnight at Zuluk/Padamchen.
DAY 3: Zuluk to Silk Route Sightseeing to Padamchen overnight: Enjoy the view of first sunlight over Khanchendzonga the sunrise over the hills of Bhutan(Optional and at separate cost). Go back to Zuluk after viewing sunrise and follow the Silk Route Trail after breakfast. Enjoy the beauty of Thambi Viewpoint, Laxmi Chowk, Kalapokhari Lake, Tukla Baba Mandir, Tukla valley, Jelepla Pass View Point and reach Kupup Hathipokhari Lake. At Kupup, see the World’s highest Golf course, the Yak Golf Course at 13025 ft (Guinness Book of World Records), the Ice Hockey ground. After that, move to Gnathang. Then return to homestay. Rest of the day is at leisure at Zuluk/Padamchen.
Day 4: Zuluk/Padamchen to Rishikhola: After breakfast, check out from Zuluk proceeds to Rishikhola. A little valley situated on the bank of the river Reshi. With the wonderful natural surroundings of lush green forest, a fast running sream and numerous species of birds.
Day 5: Rishikhola to Siliguri: After a good breakfast on the way to Siliguri/ NJP/ Bagdogra with all sweet Silk route memories.
4 Night 5 Days Sikkim Silk Route Tour Packages