12 days in Sikkim Itinerary

12 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Pelling
— 3 nights
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Temi
— 2 nights
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Lachung
— 1 night
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Gangtok
— 5 nights

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Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Go for a jaunt from Pelling to Ravangla to see Buddha Park about 2h 15 min away. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, snap pictures at Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping, and explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pelling trip planning tool.

Mumbai to Pelling is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Mumbai in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 26°C in Pelling. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Temi.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins

2
nights
Temi

Temi ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Temi Tea Garden. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery Sikkim.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Temi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pelling to Temi takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Temi

Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim ©
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim

1
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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 10th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery, then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, then take in the awesome beauty at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lachung online day trip planner.

Getting from Temi to Lachung by car takes about 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

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

5
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: contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake, don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok, stop by MG Marg, and contemplate the long history of Nathula.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Gangtok trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Lachung to Gangtok in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula ©
Nathula
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

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