Namchi/Char Dham Darshan: 3 nights

Proposed Itinerary

  • 01Day

    Arrival by air/train
    Transfer to Sinclairs Retreat Kalimpong by Innova/Scorpio AC - 2 hours 30 minutes drive
    1600 hrs - Arrival at Sinclairs Retreat Kalimpong. The resort spread over 5 acres is undoubtedly one of the finest properties in the Darjeeling hills. It has 48 rooms / Suites, out of which 28 are premier rooms, 16 rooms with attic (four beds), two suites and two rooms in a unique wooden cottage. The resort location is enticingly beautiful with green surroundings and offering a panoramic view of the Himalayan mountains.
    The resort has a multi-cuisine restaurant, a coffee shop, a Spanish bar, meeting and conference rooms and large banqueting facilities. It can hold meetings for up to 400 persons in the banquet - The Orchid. Recreational activities include billiards, swimming pool and spa.
    1730 hrs - Evening tea/coffee with hot snacks
    2000 hrs - Dinner with recorded music. Overnight stay
  • 02Day

    0700 hrs - Breakfast.
    0900 hrs - Trip to Namchi. 2 hours 30 minute drive each way.
    Char Dam is a pilgrimage destination situated at Solophok Hill which is at 5 km distance from Namchi town. Solophok Hill has a historical and religious significance, as it is believed that visiting this place washes away one’s sins. According to legends, during the Kurukshetra war between the Kauravas and Pandavas; Arjuna used to worship Lord Shiva here. Lord Shiva, pleased with Arjuna, appeared in the form of hunter and his blessing is said to have helped the Pandavas to win the war against the Kauravas.
    Lunch at Namchi
    1700 hrs - Return to Kalimpong
    1730 hrs - Evening tea with hot snacks
    2100 hrs - Dinner and overnight stay.
  • 03Day

    0700 hrs - Breakfast.
    0800 hrs - Local sightseeing to cover - Dr Graham Homes, Tirpai Monastery, Mangal Dham, Colour House (Shopping Centre), Haat Bazaar, Shopping at Market
    1330 hrs - Return to the resort for Lunch
    1700 hrs - Evening tea with hot snacks
    2000 hrs - Dinner and overnight stay.
  • 04Day

    0800 hrs - Breakfast
    0900 hrs - Proceed to Bagdogra. 2 hours 30 minute drive.
    1130 hrs - Drop to station/airport