11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  8​h 15​min
1
Pelling
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
2
Lachung
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Gangtok
— 6 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Pune

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. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, and delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Pelling trip planning app .

Pune to Pelling is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lachung.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

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

1
day
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 14th (Thu): appreciate the views at Yume Samdong (Zero Point) and then appreciate the views at Yumthang Valley.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lachung trip planner .

You can drive from Pelling to Lachung in 7.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Yume Samdong (Zero Point) ©
Yume Samdong (Zero Point)

6
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, steep yourself in history at Nathula, don't miss a visit to Flower Exhibition Centre, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery Sikkim.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Gangtok road trip planning app .

You can drive from Lachung to Gangtok in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

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