12 days in Sikkim Itinerary

12 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 2 nights
2
Ravangla
— 3 nights
3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pelling: Yuksom (Tashiding Monastery & Dubdi Monastery). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, take in the views from Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, and explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Pelling holiday builder website.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Pelling is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in January, Pelling is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Ravangla.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
Venture out of the city with trips to Aritar (Lungchok Valley & Phushrey Lake) and Temi Tea Garden (in Temi). There's much more to do: walk around Buddha Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ralong Monastery, take some stellar pictures from Mangbrue Gompa View Point, and take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ravangla sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Pelling to Ravangla in 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Ravangla can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Aritar, Temi Tea Garden
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Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Phushrey Lake ©
Phushrey Lake

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, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of MG Marg, don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery Sikkim.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Gangtok day trip website.

Traveling by car from Ravangla to Gangtok takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Highlights from your plan
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula ©
Nathula

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