Tea Tourism in Darjeeling, Mirik, Dooars & North Bengal, India with Bengal Tourism

Special Tailor made Combination Package, Number of Days & Cost can be designed on Request.

DAY-1: Arrive at Kolkata Airport: After arriving at the Kolkata airport, meet our representative who’ll escort you to one of our listed hotels. The rest of the day is to be spent at leisure. Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel at Kolkata (or) board train to NJP/Siliguri.


Alternatively: Arrive directly at Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station: 
Upon arrival at the Bagdogra airport, meet our representative who’ll a smooth transfer for you to Tea Estate.  The journey to  Tea Estate follows the course of the Teesta River. As you reach the Tea Estate, get accommodated in one of the Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of your choice. Enjoy overnight stay, at the Tea Estate.


DAY-2: Tour of the  Tea Estate . In the morning after breakfast, embark on a guided Tea tour. The tour starts with a presentation, giving a brief overview about the history of Tea Estate and the process of growing and manufacturing tea. After the presentation move towards the tea fields with the estate manager who will enlighten you further on how tea bush is grown and looked after. During your walk through the tea field, learn the art of plucking the “two leaves and a bud”. In the later part of the day, pay a visit to the Tea Nursery to learn about the different varieties of tea plants and the process of transplanting them when ready. Halt for lunch at the banks of river Rung Dung. After lunch drive up to the hill factory to watch through the processes of Withering, rolling, Fermenting, Drying and finally sorting. The day ends with a Tea Tasting Session. Overnight stay at the Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of Tea Estate.


DAY- 3: Local Sightseeing to Peshok View Point & Triveni / Mirik or drive to Chitrey .Early morning breakfast. Visit for Local sightseeing. One can drive for an hour to Peshok view point and  Triveni or Mirik Lake. There is an option for Rafting  at Chitrey and return to the Bungalow or just roam around the area. One can  also meet the growers from Gielle, Runglee Rungliot and maybe Namring . These four tea plantations are some of the most beautiful in the region . Back to the Estate for lunch. Evening one can drive to Tinchuley view point if the sky is clear (Optional). Late evening stroll around the area or Tea plantation. Evening free. One can visit the local staff or resident of the area or have some book from library and read the heritage history. Night stay in the Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of Tea Estate.


DAY- 4: Day tour to Darjeeling Hill Station. Morning after breakfast, move out for a full day excursion of Darjeeling. Visit the Tiger Hill, famous for the panoramic views of Kangchenjunga and Mount Everest. Then enjoy joy ride on the famous Toy Train through the picturesque Batasia Loop and then to the neighbouring towns of Ghoom and Kurseong. enjoy a hot cup of coffee while strolling on the Mall road. For lunch try a more typical local restaurant, for a traditional “Momo and Thukpa” meal. In the later part of the day you may visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute Zoo that consists of two museums the Everest Museum and the Mountaineering Museum. The zoo and the two museums are run by the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute. In the evening visit the Ghoom Monastery and return back to the estate. Overnight stay at the Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of Tea Estate.


DAY- 4: Alternatively:. Next morning after breakfast, get accommodated in a jeep that awaits you to take you down through the Simbong forest to the river Rung Dung. Take the small suspension bridge to cross the river and reach Badamtam forest. While walking through the forest enjoy the site of beautiful birds, butterflies, animals and the rich plant life found in the woods. After completing an hour long walk you reach Manjitar village. Visit the Royal Kingdom of Sikkim and the local Shiv temple. Enjoy picnic- style lunch served along the way. Witness a volleyball match that takes place between the local police force and the villagers at 4:30 pm every day, while sipping tea. Enjoy overnight stay at the Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of Tea Estate.


DAY- 5: Day tour to Lam Hatta / Teen Chuley:. Visit Post breakfast, leave for the Lamha Hatta Orchard. En-route visit, the Clooney Sisters' Church and School. Take a 10 minutes drive from the bungalow to start the trek leading to Lamha Haata Orchard. The trail is quite steep, climb up for another 10 minutes to the orchard and enjoys the spectacular view of the surrounding hillside. Have a cup of tea with our resident caretaker, before you start your descent to the main track where the jeep awaits you. Also pay a visit to Buddhist and Sai Baba centers within the Estate. In the evening return to the estate for overnight stay at Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of Tea Estate.


DAY- 5: Alternatively: In the morning after breakfast, one may trek down the hill or drive the entire route stopping along the way for short walks at various points of interest. On your way, you would pass by the Bora Gaon Village and the Simbong Tea Division, past the Sim Jhora (stream and waterfall), and finally into the Simbong Forest area. Refreshments will be provided along the way, and a jeep would be close by if a guest feels tired and chooses to drive down the rest of the way. On reaching the Tea Estate Campsite, on the banks of the River Rungit, guests have a choice of paddling in rock pools, fishing, bird watching, relaxing on the sandy shore and embarking upon short walks along the river. In the afternoon, start driving/trekking back to the bungalow. Overnight stay at the Heritage Bungalows / Cottages of  Tea Estate

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DAY-6 Next morning after breakfast, transfer to Airport / Railway Station for your onward destination.

 
*Price of Air / AC Train Fare extra if availed.
COST: [2 PAX] Includes (Bed Tea + Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner + All Transfer)
For 2N/3D [ Rs.46000/- (or) US $    ]
For 3N/4D [ Rs.55000/- (or) US $    ]
For 4N/5D [ Rs.64000/- (or) US $    ]
For 5N/6D [ Rs.73000/- (or) US $    ]

You may extend your holidays visiting other nearby places like : Darjeeling (Queen of the Hills) • Mirik(Divine Lake) • Kurseong (land of the White Orchid) •Kalimpong • Lava (Abode of the Gods) • Rishap (Misty magic) • Loleygaon •Tinchuley, Sandaphu (Trekkers delight) • Lepchajagat • Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary • Gorumara National Park • Chapramari forests • Buxa Tiger reserve • Buxa Duar • Neora valley • Jayanti • Rajabhatkhawa • Bindu • Jaldhaka • Samsing • SantaleyKhola • Suntalekhola • Rasikbill • Cooch Behar • Toto Para • Dhupjhora • Chilapata • Raimatang • Bhutan Ghat • Bodaganj • Ambari • Kathambari • Kranti and Odlabar i• Sikiajhora• Tashigaon • Chuna Bhatti• Lepchakha • Rovers Point • Mahakal cave & more…..

Recommended: To stay at a resort of our choice at Darjeeling. See some names of Hotels, Resorts, Home Stay where we keep our Guests.

 
HOT SPOTS
Darjeeling
Digha
Dooars / Duars
Kolkata
Sundarban
PACKAGES
Darjeeling [ 2-7 Days Pkj ]
Dooars [ 2-7 Days Pkj ]
Digha [ 2-7 Days Pkj ]
Kolkata package
Sundarban [ 2-4 Days Pkj ]
Puri & Konark [ 2-7 Days Pkj ]
Sikkim & Gangtok [ 2-7 Days Pkj ]
Goa [ 4-7 Days Pkj ]
Kashmir [ 6N / 7D ]
Andaman & Nicobar [ 6N / 7D ]
Guwahati & Shillong [ 6N / 7D ]
Rajasthan [ 6N / 7D ]
Kerala [ 6N / 7D ]
TAILOR MADE

Boat Stay
Camping
Eco Tourism
Event Management
Film Shooting
Heritage Tour & Walks
Jungle Safari
Medical Tourism
Religious Tour
River Rafting
Spa / Massage / Yoga
Tea Tourism
Theme Package
Trekking
Village Life

 
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