Places to see: Darjeeling, Gangtok, Kalimpong, Cochin, Alleppey, Maraikulam
Highlights: Burning Peak, Ride a Toy Train, Silk Route, Dr. Graham’s School, Rumtek Monastery, Flower Orchards, Tea Gardens, Marari Beach, Hike between Kurseong & Mirk & much more
The capital of Sikkim & the most popular of the seven sisters club, Gangtok is indisputably serene. It commands the most impressive view of the 3rd highest peak in the world named Kanchenjunga. The famous silk route crossing the Nathu la Pass goes through its pristine landscape. It attracts tourists in huge numbers every year from India & abroad & is an environmentalists delight. Enter the bustling little town through Mountain Adventures & you shall soak yourselves in the culture, cuisine, customs & the great hospitality of Sikkim & its people. And when this gets combined with the National Geographic Traveler’s ’50 greatest places of a lifetime ‘down South in Cochin, the joy is bound to multiply million times Top it up with backwaters & the stay at Marari Beach, the experience of a lifetime is not too far from here.