11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Gangtok
— 2 nights
2
Lachung
— 1 night
3
Ravangla
— 1 night
4
Namchi
— 3 nights
5
Pelling
— 2 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): wander the streets of MG Marg. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranka Monastery, stop by Golden Tips, then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Enchey Monastery.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gangtok trip itinerary builder website.

Mumbai to Gangtok is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula ©
Nathula
Ranka Monastery ©
Ranka Monastery

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley, appreciate the views at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lachung road trip planner.

You can drive from Gangtok to Lachung in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ravangla.

Things to do in Lachung

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Yume Samdong (Zero Point) ©
Yume Samdong (Zero Point)
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley

1
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Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
On the 16th (Wed), walk around Buddha Park, trek along Maenam Hill, and then admire the landmark architecture of Doling Gompa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ralong Monastery.

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You can drive from Lachung to Ravangla in 5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 10°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Thu) before leaving for Namchi.

Things to do in Ravangla

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

3
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Step out of the city life by going to Lake View Nest and Tonglu. Get some historical perspective at Siddheswar Dham and Char Dham. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Ngadak Monastery.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Namchi tour itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Ravangla to Namchi in an hour. In January, daytime highs in Namchi are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake View Nest, Tonglu
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Tonglu ©
Tonglu
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Ngadak Monastery ©
Ngadak Monastery

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nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 21st (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery and then explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Pelling trip planner.

Traveling by car from Namchi to Pelling takes 3 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Pemayangtse Monastery, Dubdi Monastery
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery

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