Destinations: Bagdogra – Gangtok – Martam Village – Temi Tea Garden – Ranvangla – Tashiding – Yuksom – Pemayangtse – Darjeeling – Bagdogra
Cycling in Sikkim is an ultimate cycling expedition for nature lovers, also known as Mountain biking in trip in Sikkim. Sikkim is a small and very beautiful North eastern Indian state located in the lap of eastern Himalayas. In this biking expedition you will be visiting monasteries, Tea Gardens, Himalayan villages, waterfalls, beautiful landscapes and also have the chance to ride UNESCO world heritage toy train (Himalayan Railway). Book this cycling trip in Sikkim by Buddha Vacations for unbeatable rates and amazing experience.
- Assistance on arrival
- 9 nights stay with all meals
- English speaking local guide
- Bicycle for mentioned tour itinerary
- Bicycle for mentioned tour itinerary
- Airport transfers by private car
- All applicable govt. taxes
- Professional services of Buddha Vacations
- Any international flights
- Visa charges
- Any domestic flight charges
- Any entry fee to the monuments
- Expenses of Personal use i.e. drinks, laundry charges, phone calls
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions
Day 01. Bagdogra to Gangtok (130kms/4-5hrs)
Morning you arrive at Bagdogra airport, you shall be picked up by Buddha Vacations’ representative and drive to Gangtok (the capital city of Gangtok). Upon arrival you shall be transferred to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 02. Martam village (35kms)
Morning breakfast in hotel and we hop on to bike to Martam village. On the way we will be visiting famous Rumtek Monastery which is also called Dharamachakra Centre which served as the main seat of the Karma Kagyu lineage in Sikkim. It is surrounded with snow covered mountains, flowing streams and river. On the way also stop at Rani Khola River which is the tributary of famous Teesta River. Dinner and overnight in Martam Village.
Day 03. Martam to Temi Tea Garden (35kms)
Today post breakfast we bike to famous Temi Tea Garden. It is spread over 440 acres of land at the foothill of famous Tendong hill located in West Sikkim. Temi Tea Garden produce the best variety of Tea in India. Dinner and overnigt stay.
Day 04. Temi Tea to Ravangla (30kms)
Today morning visit Temi Tea Garden to understand the process of the Tea making. Later we bike to Ravangla on the way enjoying the scenic beauty through Damthang and visit Ravangla Monastery. It is considered the most sacred historical monastery.
Upon reaching Ranvangla we stay in a guest house. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05. Ravangla to Tashiding (40kms)
Today post breakfast we bike to Tashiding. Tashiding is a small village and havina a monastery named on it. Dinner and overnight stay in guest house
Day 06. Tashiding to Yuksom (35kms)
Morning visit Tashiding Monastery, it is located on a hilltop rising between the Rathong Chu and Rangeet River. Later drive to Yuksom. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 07. Yuksom to Pemayangtse (45kms)
Today morning we get out cycles and start for an uphill ride to Pemayangtse, on the way we visit famous Khechiperi Lake, we explore waterfalls, scenic beauty, landscapes and thick forest. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 08. Pemayangtse to Darjeeling (110kms)
Today will be our last day of cycling, morning we visit famous Pemayangtse monastery and the bike upto Jorethang town. Lunch and pack up of bikes. From Jorethang we drive to Darjeeling and transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.
(Cycling 50kms) >
Day 09. Darjeeling
Early morning our car will pick you up from hotel and we proceed to Tiger Hill to have the magnificent view of Sunrise in the Himalayas and then we visit Ghoom Monastery and transfer to hotel. Freshen up breakfast in hotel, later we go to have a ride in UNSECO world heritage toy train (Himalayan railway) from Darjeeling to Ghoom station. Later we will visit Himalayan zoo and Himalayan mountaineering institute. Evening explore the Mall Road and enjoy the shopping. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 10. Darjeeling to Bagdogra Departure (70kms/2-3hrs)
Today morning leisurely breakfast and we drive to Bagdogra airport to catch the flight to your onward destination.