Sikkim off the beaten path : (5 days, 4 nights)
Around Gangtok and Chalamthang
Spend your days sitting under the sun and your nights star-gazing from a roof-top. Live with the local community in rural areas of South Sikkim, learn the art of slow living from the locals, spot exotic flowers, learn about organic farming and help your host make Momos in their kitchen. Indulge yourself with the warm hospitality of a Sikkimese family. Let adventure be a part of your everyday life.
-2 nights comfortable stay at a modest homestay in Gangtok
-Visit to an Organic market and Handicraft emporium in Gangtok
-Go around Fambong La Wildlife Sanctuary and Rumtek monastery
-2 nights comfortable stay at a modest homestay in Chalamthang village, approx 50 km from Gangtok
-All meals - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. Cooked with farm fresh ingredients.
-Village walks and day hikes with local guides
-Pick up and drop from/to nearest Airport or Railway station
INR 15,800 per person
While the climate in South Sikkim pleasant throughout the year because of its high altitude and abundant vegetation, March to May and October to December can be considered as the best time to visit.
By Air: The closest airport to our program location is located in Bagdogra, Siliguri, West Bengal (IXB). There are flights almost every day to this airport from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore
By Train: Nearest railway stations to Sikkim are Jalpaiguri (187 km) and Siliguri (146 km), that are well-connected to major cities like Kolkata, Guwahati, Delhi and Mumbai.