Silk Route Tour Packages- 5 Nights 6days Trip From NJP
Day -1: New Jalpaiguri (NJP) /Bagdogra to Sillery Gaon- Reach NJP from where our package commences, then drive to Sillery Gaon that is some 95 KMs from NJP that will take approximately 4 Hrs. Sillery Gaon is a small village in the Kalimpong district and is about 6000 ft from the sea level. Stay in this village in the homestays overnight, relax and enjoy the beauty of Himalaya. Damsang Fort and Ramitey View Point near Sillery Gaon are the main attractions.
Day-2: Sillery Gaon to Rishikhola- Start after breakfast to reach Rishikhola. Spending time on the bank of Reshi River is amazing. Bonfire and light barbecue can add hot flavors to it. Take a bath in the river water if you want. Options of trekking and rock climbing are available here. Staying in cottages here and enjoy the evening star gazing what enriches your adventurous soul.
Day 3: Rishikhola to Zuluk – After breakfast in Rishikhola and reach Zuluk or Dzuluk via Rongli check post. Dzuluk is at an altitude of 10,000 ft above the sea level. The zigzag roads with the panoramic view will baffle you whether to stay here permanently or plan for revisiting it. Visit Nag Temple and Thambi View Point while moving uphill for the Old Silk Route. You can also have a look at Lungthung, which is over a mountain ridge and not uphill. You will get some light refreshment here and then you will be taken to Tukla Valley, which is a historic battlefield. Visit Kalapokhari, Old Baba Mandir, Four Lake Point, Memencho Lake, Jelep-La Pass View to reach Kupup. Here the Elephant Lake and the World’s highest Golf course, the Yak Golf Course at 13,025 ft as well as the Ice Hockey ground are significant for visitors.
Day 4: Zuluk 2nd Night
Sunrise point or Ganek View Point before 4.30 AM to behold the astonishing beauty of sunrise covering Mount Kanchenjunga is optional and extra cost. 2nd day in Zuluk is meant for diverse activities of your choice and that includes riding the mountains, taking a stroll through the forest areas, fishing, yak ride, trekking, enjoying the snow golf or simply to relish the local delicacies throughout the day and take ample rest overnight to restore more energy for the next day.
Day 5: Zuluk to Aritar
Have breakfast at Zuluk and proceed towards Aritar & it takes approximately 2 Hrs. The places to visit in Aritar are Lampokhari Lake, Aritar Gumpa, Dak Bungalow, Hattipailay Village, Mangkhim Temple, Lungchok Valley, Shivalaya Temple, Kalikhola falls, Changey falls, Love Dara, Nirmal Dham, etc. Relax fully amidst the altitudinal calmness on the last night of the trip.
Day 6: After a relaxed morning breakfast you start your return journey to NJP/Bagdogra Airport. With this we conclude the trip of 5 nights 6 days Silk Route Tour Packages.