10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  5​h 45​min
1
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Ravangla
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Lachung
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Gangtok
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
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 1st (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Coronation Throne Of Norbugang, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake.

To find reviews and other tourist information, use the Pelling trip planner .

New Delhi to Pelling is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from New Delhi in July, expect nights in Pelling to be about the same, around 30°C, while days are little chillier, around 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ravangla.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang ©
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang

2
nights
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Phushrey Lake, then trek along Maenam Hill, and then admire the landmark architecture of Doling Gompa. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ralong Monastery, walk around Buddha Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Samdruptse Hill.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ravangla trip planner .

You can drive from Pelling to Ravangla in 4 hours. July in Ravangla sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Phushrey Lake
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Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery

1
night
Lachung

Lachung ©
Perched high in the Himalayas, Lachung offers quintessential mountain scenery and small-village hospitality, making it one of India's most beloved destinations.
On the 6th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery, then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Naga Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lachung trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ravangla to Lachung takes 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Shiv Mandir and Gonjang Monastery. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery, and take in panoramic vistas at Tashi View Point.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Gangtok travel planner.

You can drive from Lachung to Gangtok in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Deorali Butterfly Bridge, Rumtek Monastery
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass

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