11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

4
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.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of MG Marg, make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point, and meet the residents at Himalayan Zoological Park.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gangtok tour itinerary planner.

Pune to Gangtok is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Hanuman Tok ©
Hanuman Tok

1
night
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 6th (Sat), admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley, admire the verdant scenery at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lachung trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Lachung takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ravangla.

Things to do in Lachung

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Yume Samdong (Zero Point) ©
Yume Samdong (Zero Point)
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

1
night
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
On the 7th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddha Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Phushrey Lake, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Temi Tea Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bonn Monastery, take some stellar pictures from Mangbrue Gompa View Point, then admire the striking features of Doling Gompa, and finally stroll through Maenam Hill.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ravangla trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Lachung to Ravangla takes 5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Temi Tea Garden, Phushrey Lake
Highlights from your plan
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Phushrey Lake ©
Phushrey Lake

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Go for a jaunt from Pelling to Yuksom to see Tashiding Monastery about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Pelling vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Ravangla to Pelling in 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Pelling can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tashiding Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake

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