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Darjeeling-Pelling-Gangtok -Kalimpong

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Darjeeling-Pelling-Gangtok -Kalimpong

We are 5 adults (2 senior adults aged over 65) and 1 child aged 3 and are planning to visit the Darjeeling and nearby areas.. for about 7-10 days over xmas and new years..

From my research i have come to the proposed itnerary of the following places to visit:



Glenburn Tea Estate



Can i please request for the best route to take to see these places and if there is anything more I need to see in these areas..?

I would like a relaxed trip as well as reasonable travelling to see the region.

Also advice on temperatures etc would be appreciated.

Thank you all!

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1. Re: Darjeeling-Pelling-Gangtok -Kalimpong

Your idea route would be Darjeeling-Glenburn Tea Estate-Kalimpong-Pelling-Gangtok. I would recommend the Mayfair or Cedar Inn at Darjeeling, The Silver Oaks at Kalimpong, and Norkhil Hotel at Gangtok. Your itinerary seems fine, but there is no real need to do Kalimpong. I suggest 3 nts Darjeeling (make sure you do Tiger Hill), 1 nt Glenburn, 2 nts Pelling and 2 nights Gangtok. Alternative, take a night off from Darjeeling and spend it in Silver Oaks hotel, Kalimpong.

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2. Re: Darjeeling-Pelling-Gangtok -Kalimpong

Thanks for the info and advice!

Something along the lines that i was thinking..!


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