7 days in Pelling, Kalimpong & Gangtok Itinerary

7 days in Pelling, Kalimpong & Gangtok Itinerary

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7 days in Pelling, Kalimpong & Gangtok Itinerary

Pelling
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Kalimpong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Gangtok
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Pelling

2
days
Pelling

The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): explore the activities along Kartok Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and then don't miss a visit to Coronation Throne Of Norbugang. On the next day, explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, admire the sheer force of Sangay Falls, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Pelling. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kalimpong.

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Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake
Rabdentse Ruins

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Kalimpong

Set high upon a ridge above the Teesta River and deep within the Himalayas, the bustling bazaar town of Kalimpong draws a strong contingent of visitors with its nearby attractions, temperate climate, and mountain scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Deolo Hill, contemplate the waterfront views at Kupup Lake, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Samdruptse Hill. On your second day here, appreciate the views at Charkhole and then look for all kinds of wild species at Tinchuley Village.

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Traveling by car from Pelling to Kalimpong takes 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Kalimpong

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Samdruptse Hill, Kupup Lake, Tinchuley Village, Charkhole
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Tinchuley Village
Deolo Hill

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days
Gangtok

Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, contemplate the waterfront views at Tsomgo Lake, and then contemplate the long history of Nathula Pass. Keep things going the next day: try your luck at Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong, then wander the streets of MG Marg, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Katao.

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Traveling by car from Kalimpong to Gangtok takes 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Gangtok are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Tsomgo Lake
Nathula Pass
Ganesh Tok View Point