10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Gangtok
— 3 nights
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Lachung
— 1 night
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Ravangla
— 1 night
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Namchi
— 1 night
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Pelling
— 2 nights

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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.
Visiting Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary and Tsongmo Lake will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Rumtek Monastery Sikkim and Ranka Monastery. There's much more to do: make a trip to Nathula, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, admire the sheer force of Banjhakri Water Falls, and look for gifts at Golden Tips.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Gangtok trip itinerary maker.

Ahmedabad to Gangtok is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

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Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
Nathula ©
Nathula
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim ©
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls and then admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Lachung trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Lachung takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ravangla.

Things to do in Lachung

Parks · Nature
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

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Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Rayong Sunrise View Point, take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill, and then walk around Buddha Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ralong Monastery, then admire the striking features of Doling Gompa, and then hike along Maenam Hill.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ravangla trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Lachung to Ravangla in 5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Namchi.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park

1
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Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham, appreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill, and finally admire the striking features of Ngadak Monastery.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Namchi trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Ravangla to Namchi in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in May, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Ngadak Monastery ©
Ngadak Monastery

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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 9th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dubdi Monastery. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery and then contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pelling road trip planning website.

You can drive from Namchi to Pelling in 3 hours. May in Pelling sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls

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