11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bhopal
Fly + Taxi:  7 h
1
Gangtok
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Pelling
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Bhopal

7
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.
Bring the kids along to Nathula and Hanuman Tok. There's lots more to do: stop by MG Marg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ranka Monastery, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Himalayan Zoological Park.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Gangtok trip planner.

Bhopal to Gangtok is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Attractions like Kanchenjunga Falls and Rabdentse Ruins make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Pelling to Yuksom to see Dubdi Monastery about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, take in the views from Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping, take in the dramatic scenery at Rimbi Water Falls, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Pelling trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Pelling takes 4.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Pelling are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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