If you are planning to take a tour of the northeast during the summer holidays, then it will be easier for you now. IRCTC has brought a package of mountains to visit during the summer holidays.
You can travel from Jaipur to Gangtok, Darjeeling, and Kalimpong. This is an air journey which will be for 5 nights / 6 days. During this time, you can tour on 3, 17 and 23 May. This is a special package in which Gangtok, Kalimpong, and Darjeeling will be visited. In this package, you will get to visit the tea gardens of Darjeeling, the beautiful plains of Kalingpong, and the 13200 feet high Shangu lake in Gangtok city.
According to the Joint General Manager, Tourism IRCTC, the package is priced at Rs 32,515 per person. This package includes air travel from Jaipur to Bagdogra and back to Jaipur. The journey ahead will be by road. During this time the hotel will be free for you to stay sightseeing. You will also get breakfast and dinner in this package. These packages will be run on three different days in the month of May. In which 12 seats have been kept on 03 May, 23 seats on 17 May, and 12 seats on 26 May. The package booking deadline is April 15. Tour booking facility is available on IRCTC website www.irctctourism.com.