8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  5​h 45​min
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Gangtok
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Mumbai

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day
Pelling

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 5th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pelling trip website .

Mumbai to Pelling is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins

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days
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.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tsomgo Lake, don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, steep yourself in history at Nathula Pass, and take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Gangtok day trip site .

Getting from Pelling to Gangtok by car takes about 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Gangtok are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery
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Tsomgo Lake ©
Tsomgo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong ©
Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong

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