Darjeeling Mirik Special Tour Package – Delightful Adventure Town of West Bengal3 Nights 4 DaysPackage Code: HTPC001469
Cheapest Flights and Hotels with Excellent holiday travel packages & Tour packages.
Need Holiday Help?
We would be more than happy to help you. Our team advisor are 24/7 at your service to help you.+91-8350824253(9AM-6PM)
Darjeeling Mirik Special Tour Package – Delightful Adventure Town of West Bengal
Darjeeling Mirik Special Tour Package: Overview
In this tour package we will cover Darjeeling which stands for Queens of hill and one of the famous hill towns Mirik. Darjeeling and Mirik are small but famous hill towns of west Bengal which offers snow capped mountain peaks, the dense foothill, the luxuriant forests and the frothing rivers. They both place are remarkable for its panoramic beauty and an ideal destinations for the tourist to be in harmony with the nature. In Darjeeling Mirik tour package we provide variety of sightseeing, some activities and good accommodation at suited environment. Package is designed by thinking about nature lover tourist who used to enjoy holiday in between scenic natural beauty and we provides luxuries amenities.
Darjeeling Mirik Special Tour Package: Highlights
Highest peak in Darjeeling: Tiger Hill
One of the highest tea factories in the world: Happy Valley Tea Estate
Famous collection of Buddhist structures in world: Japanese Peace Pagoda
Famous maintaining institute in Darjeeling: Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
Peaceful places in Mirik: Devi Sthan
Hilltop town in Mirik: Deosi Dara
Panoramic view of Himalayan Hills at Rameetay Dara
Famous for boating at Sumendu Lake
What is unique in Darjeeling Special Tour Package and why?
Holiday Travel is one of the best travel agency which deals with famous and most visited destination. We designed this Darjeeling Mirik package unique package for endless enjoyment at hilly towns. In this package we offer best guideline, suited itinerary, adventure activity, thrilling excursion and chance to taste Tibetan cuisines. Package consist Cable ride activity, White river rafting, boating at Sumendu Lake and providing chance to visit at India’s famous Mountaineering Institute for experience
Oct-01 To Mar-31
Apr-01 To Sep-30
3N/4D Standard Pacakge
|Rs 12000||Rs 12600||Rs 11500||Rs 0|
3N/4D Deluxe Package
Mount Himalayan Resort
|Rs 16560||Rs 17280||Rs 15840||Rs 0|
3N/4D Luxury Package
Mayfair Hill Resort
|Rs 22400||Rs 23400||Rs 21450||Rs 0|
Darjeeling Mirik Special Tour Package: Inclusion
03 Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis
Breakfast and Dinner
02 day sightseeing of Darjeeling
01 day sightseeing of Mirik
Toy train charges
Private Ac vehicle for 04 days
Parking, Toll tax and driver hault
Inclusive of all taxes
Darjeeling Mirik Special Tour Package: Exclusion
Any personal expense
Any airfare, Busfare and Railway fare
Any activity charges
Hotels in Darjeeling India
Standard Hotel: Pahari Soul: TA Rank (4.5) - Certificate of Excellence
Deluxe Hotel: Mount Himalayan Resort: TA Rank (4.5)- Certificate of Excellence
Luxury Hotel: Mayfair Hill Resort: TA Rank (4.5)- Certificate of Excellence
Luxury hotels in Darjeeling
Elgin Darjeeling: TA Rank (4.0) - Certificate of Excellence
A Sterling Resort: TA Rank (3.5)- Certificate if Excellence
Viceroy Hotel: TA Rank (3.5)- Certificate of Excellence
Summit Yashshree Suite and Spa: TA Rank (4.0) - Certificate of Excellence
After arrival at Bagdogra airport or railway station and proceed to Darjeeling, upon arrival check in to hotel. After get ready and you may have lunch at same hotel, later you will visit towards to explore Tiger Hill, Observatory Hill and Batasia Loop, Happy Valley Tea Estate, Joey’s Pub, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Aloobari Gompa and St. Andrew’s Church. By the evening you will enjoy at very famous toy train of Darjeeling at Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. After that return back to hotel and overnight stay with dinner at Darjeeling hotel
Lunch: Served at same hotel
After breakfast, start your day with very beautiful sightseeing of Darjeeling which includes Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Darjeeling Ropeway Ride (Ticket cost not included & will be approx INR 180.00 per person) Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Closed on Sunday) & panoramic view of Tea Estate. After sightseeing return back to hotel and you may have lunch at same hotel, enjoy rest of the day free at your leisure. Overnight stay with dinner at Darjeeling Hotel
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
Lunch: Served at same hotel
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed towards Mirik which is a picturesque tourist spot nestled in the serene hills of Darjeeling. Upon arrival you will visit some famous spot of Mirik which includes Devi Sthan, Deosi Dara (a small town of Mirik), Rameetay Dara. After that you may have lunch at any nearest restaurant, then move towards Rai Dhap and enjoy beating at Sumendu Lake. By the evening you will return back to Darjeeling and overnight stay with dinner at Mirik
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
Lunch: Served at same hotel
After breakfast check out from hotel and you will drop to Bagdogra airport or railway station for onwards journey. Tour gets end with lots of memory
Places to visit in Darjeeling
Tiger Hill: The Tiger Hills is the highest peak in Darjeeling and offers a splendid view of the Kanchenjunga and Mt. Everest. Due to the proximity with three international borders, Darjeeling is strategically a very important place. Darjeeling is known worldwide for its toy train. It is one of the few remaining steam powered trains in the world. It comes from Siliguri and takes six to seven hours to cover a distance of 82 kms. It gives enough opportunity to enjoy nature and see beautiful waterfalls and streams as it passes through deep green valleys, mountain passes, tea gardens and tunnels.
Observatory Hill: Observatory Hill is a famous view point and tourist attraction in Darjeeling. The location is famous for its magnificent views of Kanchendzonga and the ancient temple dedicated to Mahakaal or Lord Shiva.
Batasia Loop: Batasia Loop can be visited when the famous ‘Toy Train’ makes its way across a looped track those transverses through some beautiful parks. The place is famous for housing a Gorkha war memorial and while in the toy train you can witness a 360 degrees view of Darjeeling. The local crafts market located nearby is a must visit.
Happy Valley Tea Estate: Happy Valley Tea Estate is one of the major tourist attractions in Darjeeling. The place is located amidst some of the most breath taking surroundings in India. It also houses one of the highest tea factory in the world and was established in 1854 by an Englishman and was later taken over by an Indian aristocracy from Hoogly. The scenic charm of this tea garden is heartwarming. Happy Valley is the most accessible Tea Estate, as it is only about 3 kms from town
Japanese Peace Pagoda: Japanese Peace Pagoda is a part of 30 such structures across the world. The Buddhist shrine is located amidst some really enticing locations and is built in a beautiful white structure with golden colored sculptures. The structure is 23 sq meters wide and 28.5 meters high.
Ghoom Monastery: The Ghoom Gompa was founded by a Mongolian astrologer/monk in the year 1875. The place is also well-known as Yogachoeling Gompa. One is greeted by a huge 'Maitreya Buddha' statue at the entrance gate of the Gompa. Visitors also find bells, ornate thanks scrolls as well as drums inside the Gompa.
Taste of Himalayan food in Darjeeling
Himalayan food is a diverse and unique cuisine which covers all ends of the Himalayan borders and our journey brings us to the Indian side and the idyllic Sikkim region of the Himalayas. Himalayan food does bring its own unique food culture which is like a drooling mix of Chinese, Nepalese, Indian and Tibetan food favorites. Such famous recipes is given below Dal Bhat, Momo, Paneer, Wai Wai, Thukpa (Noodle Soup), Paratha, Dum Aloo
Restaurant in Darjeeling
The people of Darjeeling consume a diverse variety of foods. Each ethnic group has its own distinct traditional food. Restaurants in Darjeeling typically cater to tourists who mostly come from West Bengal, and some from other parts of India and overseas countries. Darjeeling by exploring the local food & cuisine here and trying out some of them, they are quite unique and different from what we are used to having.
There is some famous Restaurant given below which offers you perfect dining to enjoy your Lunch or dinner at Darjeeling.
Kunga Restaurant – TA Rank (4.5) – Certificate of Excellence
Keventer’s is famous for its breakfast and mouth-watering snacks. Indulge yourself in traditional English breakfast of sandwiches, sausages, salamis and egg, followed by a cup of the Darjeeling tea here. The best part of this restaurant is the bright and beautiful open terrace seating where you can relax and enjoy a cheerful meal. This restaurant indeed leaves you with fond memories. Enjoy the refreshing English breakfast with chicken and pork specialties along with sandwiches, burgers, and soothing beverages. It also houses a spic and span take away section on the ground floor.
Dekevas Restaurant Darjeeling - TA Rank (3.5) – Certificate of Excellence
Dekevas is located on Gandhi Road and below the Dekeling Hotel. The restaurant is owned by a Tibetan family who also owns the Dekeling Hotel in the same building. Dekevas is located on Gandhi Road and below the Dekeling Hotel. The restaurant is owned by a Tibetan family who also owns the Dekeling Hotel in the same building.
Hasty tasty Restaurant –TA Rank (4.5) – Certificate of Excellence
Hasty Tasty is a popular vegetarian restaurant located on Nehru Road and on the way to the Mall, vegetarian meals, including, North Indian, South Indian, and Chinese.
How to Reach Darjeeling
By Air: Bagdogra is the nearest airport to Darjeeling. From Darjeeling, the distance of this airport is about 88 km. It takes about 3 ½ hours to drive from Darjeeling to Bagdogra. This airport can be reached from the metropolitan cities of India.
By Rail: The nearest railway station to Darjeeling is New Jalpaiguri or NJP. The distance between Darjeeling and NJP is almost 88 km. It is the most important railhead of the region. This railway station can be reached from the major cities of India. The famous toy train can be taken from New Jalpaiguri to reach the hill station. It is a wonderful experience taking a ride of this train and enjoying the surrounding picturesque scenario.
By Road: Bus services are available for tourists. After reaching Siliguri bus can be taken to reach Darjeeling. By availing the Tenzing Norgay Road, which is known as NH-55 Darjeeling can be reached from Siliguri, NJP and Bagdogra. It merely takes some more than 3 hours to reach Darjeeling via NH-55. Private taxis may be hired for this journey.
Shopping in Darjeeling
Shopping in Darjeeling is a delight for tourists, who can shop a vast collection of mementoes and different antique. Shopping at Darjeeling is one of the favorite recreational activities for the tourists. Curios like thanks, woven fabrics, brass statues, woodcarvings, jewellery, carpets and the famous Darjeeling tea are the prime items for sale in the Darjeeling district. The tourists find a vast array of handicrafts and curios, ideal gifts to take as souvenirs from Darjeeling.
Places to Shop
Darjeeling is pretty popular with Backpackers for shopping as they get to buy stuff at real good deals and budget prices. The top five things we recommend to buy from the markets of Darjeeling are: Darjeeling Tea, Woolen clothes, Carpets, Beads and Jewelry, Buddhist Artifacts,
Where to Buy?
The most popular markets in Darjeeling are:
Chowrasta in Darjeeling
Supermarket at Motor Stand
Art emporium and Dorjee on Ladenla Road
Best Time to be in Darjeeling
Tourists planning a tour to Darjeeling can visit it during any time from October to December or between March to mid weeks of June.
Famous Toy Train in Darjeeling
The train that first ran on the track was way too different from what you will see today. It was a mini four wheeled trolley with canvas and two wooden benches. Moreover, at that point of time it was also an important source to transport both people and cargo. It was only with the development of more convenient way to reach Darjeeling that the load on this toy train lessened and it became. As of today, this toy train whistles past its way through scenic beauty with a grace that is adorable.
Darjeeling Himalayan railway tours
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, part of the Mountain Railways of India UNESCO World Heritage site, is the oldest and best hill passenger railway in the nation. The trip up to the famous West Bengali hill station has changed little since that first journey. The most convenient option is to take the steam-hauled joy train (tourist train) on a return trip from Darjeeling to Ghum, a two-hour trip which departs four times per day during the high season.
The train starts climbing up from Sukna and covers Chunabati, Rungtong, Tindharia, Agony Point, Kurseong, Batasia Loop and Ghoom Monastery before entering the land of refreshing brews – Darjeeling. The changing landscape observed from the train include markets adjacent to the train, free flowing Teesta River, delightful green tea gardens and the colourful flower bearing plants.
Weather of Darjeeling
Darjeeling can be very cold, it’s difficult to predict and rely on Darjeeling's weather. Although you may see a perfectly settled and beautiful weather at one instance, soon cloud or fog can rise from the deep humid valleys and put a white blanket all around. The weather in Darjeeling blends with love, lust and lure when the bracing summer rays greet those beautiful couples. The temperature in Darjeeling in May and June remains in and around 20 degree and 27 degree.
Things to do in Darjeeling
There are lots of things to perform and make your holiday enjoyable holiday at west Bengal. Darjeeling offers lot of fun and activities along with them, there are such famous things are mention below for your connivance.
Toy Train Ride
The famous Joy Ride on Toy Train ride over DHR (Darjeeling Himalayan Railway) can be enjoyed from Darjeeling to Ghum and back the fare also includes free entry to DHR museum at Ghum Station.
Trekking at Chattakpur
Chattakpur located in the Northern part of the state, is a beautiful eco village and a great place for a splendorous trekking experience. A treat for bird watchers and nature lovers, Chattakpur is a must visit for tourists who love to trek through the gorgeous and unexplored places. Trekking at Chattakpur is an absolute delight as it has so many unexplored and interesting trekking trails. The downhill trek to Darjeeling takes you through a pretty Senchal Lake and a few charming Buddhist monasteries.
One of the best ways to experience the panoramic views that Darjeeling is so famous for by taking a ride on the ropeway. The ropeway used to be a popular tourist destination in the town. It consisted of sixteen cars and plied between the "North Point" in the town of Darjeeling and Singla on the banks of the Ramman river. The route to Darjeeling and Singla Bazaar feels even better when you experience the ride at an altitude up to 7,000 ft to 800 ft down.
White Water Rafting in Teesta River
Teesta Rivers are graded in the international level at I to IV and present one of the finest rafting starches in the world. The turbulent waters of Rangit with its multidimensional rapids provides the rafters the scopes of practicing their skills and the spectacular scene along the river courses through the gorges and valleys make the rafting adventure a memorable experience. A circuit of around 11-km, rafting starts from this quaint little town and continues till Rangpo through Sirwani. Above all, what attracts the adrenaline junkies for river rafting in Gangtok is the astounding views while challenging and maneuvering the ferocious rapids of Teesta River.
Yak Safari at Tsongmo Lake
Though a yak rides slowly on the gentle and steep slopes, a ride from Gangtok to the enchanting Tsongmo Lake is an experience that outlooks any of the activities in the vicinity. Taking you through the curvy, rugged and challenging terrains of Gangtok, a Yak Safari allows you time to absorb the fascinating colours and true beauty of this region. You will get to ride the yak in Tsomgo Lake and in various trekking points like Dzongri in West Sikkim onwards Chopta Valley Jeep & Yak Safari Tour.
Stay at a Tea Garden
The Makaibari Tea Estate is probably the most talked about and fabled tea garden in Darjeeling area. This is one of the oldest tea gardens in Darjeeling and was the first to establish a factory in the year 1859. Singtom Tea Estate & Resort is one of India's first and most famous tea resorts. It is located in Singtom Tea Estate, which is one of Darjeeling's oldest tea estates, established in 1852. Located only 20 minutes away from Darjeeling, we welcome guests from all over the world to enjoy our hospitality, experience tea tourism at its roots, gaze at the Kanchenjunga, and have Darjeeling's best teas. Staying in these rooms gives you an insight into the life of a British tea planter.
Drive up to Tiger Hill
Tiger Hill at about a distance of 13 km, In this hilly region, Tiger Hill is considered to be the highest point. Its elevation is about 8482 feet. Tourists should not miss the majestic view of the Kanchenjunga peak at sunrise from here.
Darjeeling Paragliding is one of the most thrilling adventure activities that you can indulge in. One of the recent additions to numerous adventure sports in India, paragliding makes that dream of soaring high in the sky come true. There are two routes for the glide in Darjeeling, one from Saint Pauls to Lebong and other from Tukvar Tea Garden to Jaumney.
Darjeeling Tea Gardens are famous not only in India, but in many countries of Europe as well. The entire town is dotted with some of the finest tea gardens known for their different types of tea. Tea from these gardens differs in their aroma, taste, texture and color. Happy valley Tea Estate is the most famous and one of the oldest tea estates in Darjeeling. Some tea plants are as old as 150 years old and you will be surprised to know that the youngest tea plant here is more than 80 years old. Black tea is the most renowned variety, however, Darjeeling oolong and green teas have also made it big in foreign Markets.
Darjeeling Toy Train
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the "Toy Train. The Toy Train ride is a romantic approach to the Himalayas, a mysterious region. The landscape can only be described as spectacular and the views of the Himalayan peaks breathtaking. The Darjeeling Toy Train is one of the most famous narrow (2 feet ) gauge trains. This joy ride begins at New Jalpaiguri, a busy railway station in the plains. The plains are much warmer than the hills and as the train climbs up the mountains the climate gets much colder. Therefore it is advisable to keep warm clothes handy as one needs them.
Darjeeling toy train ticket
Diesel Engine Rides: Rs. 800/- All first class seats.
Steam Engine Rides: Rs. 1,300/- All first class seats.
The Himalaya chain is spread southeast to northwest across the Asian continent. The chain continues to the border of Bhutan. Beyond that lies Sikkim, home to many peaks including the world’s third highest, Kangchenjunga. The Himalayan range west of Sikkim forms part of Nepal until you reach the border of Kumaun and Garhwal. India’s western Himalaya stretch from the Indus to the Nepalese border, It's a distance of perhaps 750 kilometers as the crow flies - about a third of the length of the whole sweep of the Himalaya from Pakistan to Arunachal Pradesh.
Darjeeling to Mirik
Mirik is a small and sleepy hill town in Darjeeling district and 49 kms away from Darjeeling town. It takes about two and half hours by car to reach Mirik from Darjeeling.
Places to visit in Mirik
Devi Sthan: Devi Sthan is a temple and a popular tourist attraction in Mirik. Dedicated to goddess Singha Devi, the temple's scenic surroundings are ideal for picnics, photography and simple relaxation, away from the metro life.
Deosi Dara: Deosi Dara, a hilltop in the small town of Mirik, in West Bengal, lies around 1,768 metres above sea level. It is a great spot for a panoramic view of the nearby scenery comprising of hills and mountain ranges.
Rameetay Dara: A very beautiful and scenic place, Rameetay Dara offers panoramic view of Himalayan Hills and plains. It is primarily popular for its sunrise and sunset view.
Sumendu Lake: Sumendu Lake is bounded by pine trees on one side and lush garden on the other side and is linked together by an arching bridge called as Indreni Pull (Rainbow Bridge). The view of the entirety of Mirik while boating in this lake is quite astounding, and with the climate so pleasing and gentle, enjoying the town becomes even better
Rai Dhap: It is a lovely place to visit in Mirik and is an ultimate picnic spot to spend the vacations. Many tourists throng this place because it is the major water source of Mirik
Pashupati Market Mirik
Mirik This recently developed resort is nearly midway between Darjeeling and Siliguri on a different route and is increasingly becoming popular amongst tourists. Mirik is known for the Samendu Lake situated at an altitude of 1750 meters / 5800 feet. The climate of Mirik is pleasant for most part of the year. Pashupati Market, is a surprise element. It is situated at a distance of around 15 km from Mirik.
A visitor needs to show his/her identity card to the security person on the post and enter into the Nepal side for the market. There is no entry fee at the post to visit the other side. A visitor needs to show his/her identity card to the security person on the post and enter into the Nepal side for the market.
Darjeeling to Mirik taxi fare
Darjeeling to Mirik is at a distance of 58 km away from each other and taxi charges is apply Rs.3000/- on round trip