14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19 h 45 min
1
Gangtok
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Namchi
— 2 nights
Travel:  84 h
End: Sydney

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at MG Marg and Nathula. Step out of the city life by going to Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary and Tsongmo Lake. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Teesta River, don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, and enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Gangtok online trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Gangtok is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Teesta River, Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
Teesta River ©
Teesta River

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery, thenadmire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, thendon't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, and finally explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tashiding Monastery, thenexplore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake, and finally admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Pelling trip builder.

Getting from Gangtok to Pelling by car takes about 4.5 hours. In April in Pelling, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls

2
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Samdruptse Hill, thenappreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Temi Tea Garden, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saibaba Temple, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary.

Start your trip to Namchi by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Pelling to Namchi by car takes about 3 hours. In April in Namchi, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Samdruptse Hill, Temi Tea Garden
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham

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