10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Taxi:  6​h 30​min
1
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Lachung
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
3
Pelling
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Mumbai

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Neora Valley National Park and Lal Bazar. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at MG Marg and Ralong Monastery. Next up on the itinerary: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, make a trip to Hanuman Tok, take in the views from Deorali Butterfly Bridge, and stop by Handicraft Emporium.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Gangtok online itinerary planner .

Mumbai to Gangtok is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Neora Valley National Park, Ralong Monastery
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Neora Valley National Park ©
Neora Valley National Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): appreciate the views at Yumthang Valley. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the views at Chopta Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Nanak Lama Chungthang, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Naga Falls.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Lachung trip planner .

Drive from Gangtok to Lachung in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chopta Valley, Gurudwara Nanak Lama Chungthang
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Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls
Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Get a sense of the local culture at Rabdentse Ruins and Dubdi Monastery. Explore hidden gems such as Rimbi Water Falls and Ralong Hot Springs. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, and explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake.

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You can drive from Lachung to Pelling in 7.5 hours. April in Pelling sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ralong Hot Springs, Dubdi Monastery
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Rimbi Water Falls ©
Rimbi Water Falls

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