10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sikkim tour planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  5​h 45​min
1
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Namchi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Gangtok
— 5 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.
On the 11th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery, then don't miss a visit to Tashiding Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to 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, you will find days in Pelling are slightly colder (38°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Yuksom, Ravangla, Pemayangtse Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery

2
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham, then appreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Samdruptse Hill, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rock Garden, then explore and take pictures at Baichung Stadium, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saibaba Temple.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Namchi trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Pelling to Namchi takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Samdruptse Hill
Highlights from your plan
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Saibaba Temple ©
Saibaba Temple
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill

5
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Shiv Mandir and Nathula Pass. Take a break from the city and head to Menmecho Lake and Bakthang Waterfalls. Next up on the itinerary: try your luck at Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong, don't miss a visit to Gonjang Monastery, take in the dramatic scenery at Kyongnosla Waterfall, and look for all kinds of wild species at Deorali Orchid Sanctuary.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gangtok trip builder site .

You can drive from Namchi to Gangtok in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Teesta River
Highlights from your plan
Teesta River ©
Teesta River
Kyongnosla Waterfall ©
Kyongnosla Waterfall
Bakthang Waterfalls ©
Bakthang Waterfalls

Similar Plans

12 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Sikkim & Singalila National Park BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Darjeeling & Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Katra & Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Sikkim & Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Alappuzha, Northeast India & Kasol BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA October, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans