10 days in Sikkim & Meghalaya Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim & Meghalaya Itinerary

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10 days in Sikkim & Meghalaya Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Pelling
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Gangtok
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
3
Cherrapunjee
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru


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3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pelling: Ravangla (Tumlong Monastery, Maenam Hill, & more) and Yuksom (Tashiding Monastery & Dubdi Monastery). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, and admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Pelling online trip planner .

Bengaluru to Pelling is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Bengaluru in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Pelling, with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravangla, Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park

3
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.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Nathula Pass, deepen your understanding at Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiv Mandir, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Gangtok trip planner .

Traveling by car from Pelling to Gangtok takes 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Gangtok

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
Cherrapunjee is known for nature, wildlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Duwan Sing Syiem View Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Wah Kaba Falls, and explore the fascinating underground world of Arwah Lumshyna Tourist Cave.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cherrapunjee online visit planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Gangtok to Cherrapunjee in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Smit Village, Arwah Lumshyna Tourist Cave
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Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Smit Village ©
Smit Village

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