Nestling in the grandeur and beauty of towering snow-capped mountains; with the mighty Kanchenjunga (King of the Mountains) dominating the somber, snowy sentinels, lies a jewel of a town -- elegant, sophisticated and incredibly beautiful; the name of Tibetan origin means where Indra's thunderbolt or scepter rested, (Dodi-thunder bolt, Ling-place). In Sanskrit, the name, derived from the world 'Dorjee Ling', means 'Siva of invincible prowess, who rules the Himalayas'. The official name of the town is Darjeeling.
Sikkim is famous for Kanchenjunga, at 8598 mtrs, which is third highest mountain in the world. Being second smallest state in India, Sikkim covers 7,096 sq kms and measures 110 kms from north to south and 64 kms from east to west.
Any tour to the state of Sikkim is considered incomplete without Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour Packages. Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour Packages are the most commonly available and conventional tour packages and involves tour to both the popular hill stations of Darjeeling as well as Gangtok. Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour Packages takes you through some of the famous spots in the region such as Tiger hill,Himalayan Mountaineering Institute,Rumtek Monastery,Tsongo lake and much more. Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour Packages also includes a toy train ride which is a listed UN world heritage site.Tour Package to Darjeeling-Gangtok is a must in any person’s itinerary visiting that area and Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour Packages can also be customized according to the requirements of the clients.Therefore,next time while planning a visit to Sikkim and North Bengal,ensure that Darjeeling-Gangtok Tour Package is included in your itinerary.