10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Bagdogra
Drive:  4 h
1
Lachung
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
2
Zuluk
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Gangtok
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Pelling
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Namchi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
End: Bagdogra

2
nights
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 22nd (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery, then admire the sheer force of Naga Falls, then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Lachung online trip itinerary maker .

Bagdogra to Lachung is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. On the 24th (Fri), you'll travel to Zuluk.

Things to do in Lachung

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

1
night
Zuluk

Zuluk ©
Enveloped in misty clouds, the remote village of Zuluk on the hilltops of East Himalayas aims at leaving its visitors completely awestruck.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Thambi View Point.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zuluk trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Lachung to Zuluk takes 7 hours. May in Zuluk sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Gangtok.
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Thambi View Point ©
Thambi View Point

2
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir as well as Gurudongmar Lake. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like MG Marg and Nathula Pass. Get outdoors at Tsongmo Lake and Banjhakri Water Falls. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery, identify plant and animal life at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, hunt for treasures at Lal Bazar, and take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Gangtok online holiday planner .

You can drive from Zuluk to Gangtok in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Sikkim
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Nathula ©
Nathula
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim ©
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim

1
night
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Kanchenjunga Falls has been added to your itinerary.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Pelling tour itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Gangtok to Pelling by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Pelling can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pemayangtse Monastery
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery

3
nights
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 28th (Tue): explore and take pictures at Baichung Stadium. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham, then appreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, then take in the awesome beauty at Tendong Hill, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Samdruptse Hill.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Namchi trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Pelling to Namchi in 3 hours. In May in Namchi, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. On the 31st (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Namchi

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Samdruptse Hill, Tonglu
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tonglu ©
Tonglu

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