10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 2 nights
2
Namchi
— 3 nights
3
Aritar
— 2 nights
4
Gangtok
— 2 nights

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Coronation Throne Of Norbugang, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tashiding Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Pelling trip maker.

New Delhi to Pelling is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Yuksom, Ravangla, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang ©
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery

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 Tendong Hill and Temi Tea Garden. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Siddheswar Dham, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saibaba Temple, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Samdruptse Hill, and head outdoors with Lake View Nest.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Namchi travel route planning website.

Traveling by car from Pelling to Namchi takes 3 hours. In February, daytime highs in Namchi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Aritar.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake View Nest, Temi Tea Garden, Samdruptse Hill
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Saibaba Temple ©
Saibaba Temple

2
nights
Aritar

Aritar ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Mankhim Hilltop and then admire the verdant scenery at Nathang Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rumtek Monastery Sikkim and then explore the activities along Phushrey Lake.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Aritar driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Namchi to Aritar by car takes about 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Aritar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Phushrey Lake ©
Phushrey Lake
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim ©
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and then don't miss a visit to Gonjang Monastery. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see where the action happens at Palzor Stadium, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Shiv Mandir, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Teesta River.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Gangtok trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Aritar to Gangtok takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Teesta River
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Gonjang Monastery ©
Gonjang Monastery
Palzor Stadium
Palzor Stadium
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary

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