7 days in Sikkim Itinerary

7 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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7 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
1
Gangtok
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Pelling
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Mumbai

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Tsomgo Lake and Kyongnosla Waterfall. Your inner history buff will appreciate Nathula Pass and Do Drul Chorten Stupa. When in Gangtok, make a side trip to see Yumthang Valley in Lachung, approximately 5h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of MG Marg, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranka Monastery, admire all the interesting features of Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, and don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok.

To find ratings and more tourist information, read our Gangtok driving holiday planning site .

Mumbai to Gangtok is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Teesta River, Yumthang Valley
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 22nd (Thu), take in the views from Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping, explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Rimbi Waterfalls, then make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, and then explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins.

To see where to stay and tourist information, you can read our Pelling trip builder .

Getting from Gangtok to Pelling by car takes about 2.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pemayangtse Monastery
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 23:
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins

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