10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly + taxi:  7​h 30​min
1
Gangtok
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Pelling
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Hyderabad

6
nights
Gangtok

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at MG Marg and Ranka Monastery. Get outdoors at Tsomgo Lake and Banjhakri Water Falls. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Nathula Pass, explore and take pictures at Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, and enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Gangtok trip maker app .

Hyderabad to Gangtok is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Get in touch with nature at Kanchenjunga Falls and Khecheopalri Lake. Get a sense of the local culture at Rabdentse Ruins and Pemayangtse Monastery. Step out of Pelling with an excursion to Tashiding Monastery in Yuksam--about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery, make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, and take in the dramatic scenery at Rimbi Waterfalls.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Pelling driving holiday planning site .

You can drive from Gangtok to Pelling in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tashiding Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins

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