Silk Route Tour is best covered in a 4 Night 5 Days Silk Route Tour Plan. This gives the tourists a great experience of the scenic landscapes, biodiversity as well as the experience of tasting the local culture and delicacy of the locals. The tour can be customized with other villages like Iccheygaon and Aritar.
Silk Route Tour 4 Nights 5 Days
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 morning glory of the Khanchendzonga from Golden to Silver and then enjoy the sunrise over the hills of Bhutan, a unique view comparable to the best sunrise in India. 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 (As per Guinness Book of World Records), the Ice Hockey ground and the young Husband’s Track. After that, move to Gnathang. Gnathang or Gnathang Valley is popularly referred to as "The Ladakh of East India". Rest of the day is at leisure at Zuluk.
Day 4: Zuluk 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 huge trees, numerous Himalayan and sub-Himalayan birds. Sightseeing at Rishikhola.
Day 5: Rishikhola to Siliguri: After a good breakfast on the way to Siliguri/ NJP/ Bagdogra with all sweet Silk route memories.
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