11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 2 nights
2
Namchi
— 2 nights
3
Ravangla
— 2 nights
4
Gangtok
— 4 nights

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 1st (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery and then explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, thenadmire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, and then admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Pelling driving holiday planning website.

Bengaluru to Pelling is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May, daytime highs in Pelling are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang ©
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang
Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery

2
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saibaba Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Temi Tea Garden, and then go for a walk through Tarey Bhir. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Ngadak Monastery, thentake in the awesome beauty at Tendong Hill, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siddheswar Dham, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Char Dham.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Namchi sightseeing planning tool.

Drive from Pelling to Namchi in 3 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Ravangla.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Temi Tea Garden
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Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Saibaba Temple ©
Saibaba Temple

2
nights
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ralong Monastery, stroll around Buddha Park, and then make a trip to Samdruptse Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Phushrey Lake, thenadmire the striking features of Doling Gompa, and then trek along Maenam Hill.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Ravangla holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Namchi to Ravangla takes an hour. In May in Ravangla, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Phushrey Lake
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary and Deorali Butterfly Bridge. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, wander the streets of MG Marg, don't miss a visit to Gonjang Monastery, and take in panoramic vistas at Tashi View Point.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Gangtok route maker app.

Getting from Ravangla to Gangtok by car takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

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