Bagdogra - Darjeeling
As you disembark from Bagdogra Airport or Railway station, Drive to Scenic uphill of 3 hours to Darjeeling Enroute you will have opportunity to stop for some photo moments and also sip in famous Darjeeling tea Overnight stay at hotel.
Toy Train, Monastery and Organic Community Farming:
Morning joy ride on the famous Darjeeling Himalayan Railway followed by visit to the oldest monastery, After sumptuous breakfast, drive with a driver for 1.5 hours to Dabaipani, a rural village of Mineral Spring that is renowned for its community farming, organic produces, tea, scenic beauty and friendly people. You will stay at an award winning organic farmstay in Mineral Spring, where they grow, cook and eat what they produce at the farm. The farm owner will give you great insights into organic farming scene, community development and his works. Afternoon you will visit the local farmers, their farmlands, homes and explore how they are engaged in fair trade practices and organic farming. A qualified local guide will give you deep insight into the lives of these local people. Overnight stay at the farm.
Day hike on the valley towards the border of Sikkim.
Enjoy morning breakfast at the farmstay, Head out with your local guide to a majestic day trek/hike down the valley through thick bamboo groves, farming fields and meandering rivers. The 5-6 hours of trek will eventually end in Majitar, the border town of Sikkim. Relish the tasty momos (dumplings) and lunch in Majitar and drive back to the farmstay with the driver. Overnight stay at the farm.
After breakfast Check-out from hotel and take the departuretransfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.