10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

10 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + Taxi:  6 h 45 min
1
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Aritar
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Namchi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Pelling
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Ahmedabad

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong and Teesta River. There's lots more to do: see where the action happens at Palzor Stadium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Enchey Monastery, take a stroll through MG Marg, and look for gifts at Handicraft Emporium.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Gangtok trip planner.

Ahmedabad to Gangtok is an approximately 4.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Aritar.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Teesta River
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Teesta River ©
Teesta River
Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong ©
Mayfair Gangtok Casino Mahjong
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

1
night
Aritar

Aritar ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rhenock Gumpa, Monastery and then appreciate the views at Nathang Valley.

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Traveling by car from Gangtok to Aritar takes 3 hours. In February in Aritar, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Aritar

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Rhenock Gumpa, Monastery ©
Rhenock Gumpa, Monastery

2
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 24th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham, pause for some photo ops at Siddheswar Dham, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Samdruptse Hill, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Ngadak Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Temi Tea Garden and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Namchi trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Aritar to Namchi in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Samdruptse Hill, Temi Tea Garden
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Step off the beaten path and head to Maenam Hill and Coronation Throne Of Norbugang. Venture out of the city with trips to Ralong Monastery (in Ravangla) and Yuksom (Dubdi Monastery & Tashiding Monastery). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery, snap pictures at Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping, and don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Pelling travel planner.

Traveling by car from Namchi to Pelling takes 3 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Pelling can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Trails

Side Trips

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

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