11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

11 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 2 nights
2
Namchi
— 1 night
3
Lachung
— 1 day
4
Gangtok
— 6 nights

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake, thenadmire the sheer force of Rimbi Water Falls, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pelling tour planning website.

Udaipur to Pelling is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. March in Pelling sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

1
night
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 6th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill, thenappreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, and then identify plant and animal life at Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Namchi trip planner.

Getting from Pelling to Namchi by car takes about 3 hours. In March in Namchi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Samdruptse Hill
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill

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 7th (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley, appreciate the views at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), thenadmire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lachung online trip planner.

You can drive from Namchi to Lachung in 5.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

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

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Tsongmo Lake and Banjhakri Water Falls. Kids will enjoy MG Marg and Nathula. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranka Monastery, make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre, take in panoramic vistas at Tashi View Point, and get to know the resident critters at Himalayan Zoological Park.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Gangtok online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lachung to Gangtok takes 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

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