10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sikkim vacation planner

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

Route & dates

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + Taxi:  7 h 15 min
1
Pelling
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Namchi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Ahmedabad

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Explore hidden gems such as Maenam Hill and Tashiding Monastery. Get out of town with these interesting Pelling side-trips: Yuksom (Coronation Throne Of Norbugang & Dubdi Monastery) and Ravangla (Ralong Monastery, Mangbrue Gompa View Point, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery, and admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Pelling tour planning app.

Ahmedabad to Pelling is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In March, Pelling is little chillier than Ahmedabad - with highs of 35°C and lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ravangla, Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang ©
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang

3
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Siddheswar Dham and Temi Tea Garden. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham, identify plant and animal life at Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, admire the striking features of Ngadak Monastery, and take in the awesome beauty at Tendong Hill.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Namchi tour planner.

You can drive from Pelling to Namchi in 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Namchi are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Temi Tea Garden, Lake View Nest, Samdruptse Hill
Highlights from your plan
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Palzor Stadium and Gonjang Monastery. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, stop by Golden Tips, explore the activities along Teesta River, and admire the landmark architecture of Tsuk La Khang Monastery.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Gangtok day trip app.

Getting from Namchi to Gangtok by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Teesta River
Highlights from your plan
Teesta River ©
Teesta River
Palzor Stadium
Palzor Stadium
Gonjang Monastery ©
Gonjang Monastery

Similar Plans

11 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Sikkim & Darjeeling BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Himachal Pradesh BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Sikkim SEE PLAN March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM QATAR April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans