11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  7​h 30​min
1
Pelling
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Ravangla
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Gangtok
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Pune


4
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Venture out of the city with trips to Yuksam (Dubdi Monastery, Coronation Throne Of Norbugang, & more). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, and admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Pelling trip itinerary maker .

Pune to Pelling is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May in Pelling, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ravangla.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins

1
night
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Doling Gompa, then take some stellar pictures from Mangbrue Gompa View Point, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Buddha Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ravangla day trip tool .

You can drive from Pelling to Ravangla in 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Ravangla can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Historic Sites
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Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery

5
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, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery, meet the residents at Himalayan Zoological Park, and take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Gangtok vacation planner.

You can drive from Ravangla to Gangtok in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kupup Lake, Rumtek Monastery
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Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

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