14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Taxi:  6 h 30 min
1
Gangtok
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Aritar
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
3
Lachung
— 1 day
Drive:  6 h
4
Ravangla
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Pelling
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

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.
Bring the kids along to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple and Nathula. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake, don't miss a visit to Flower Exhibition Centre, take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls, and deepen your understanding at Namgyal Institute of Tibetology.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Gangtok vacation planning tool.

Mumbai to Gangtok is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Aritar.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula ©
Nathula

2
nights
Aritar

Aritar ©
On the 7th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Kali Khola Falls, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery Sikkim, and then admire the sheer force of Changey Waterfall. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Lam Pokari, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Rhenock Gumpa, Monastery, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Mankhim Hilltop.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Aritar road trip planning website.

Drive from Gangtok to Aritar in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Aritar are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Aritar

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim, Changey Waterfall
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Changey Waterfall ©
Changey Waterfall
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim ©
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Lam Pokari ©
Lam Pokari

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley, admire the verdant scenery at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lachung online day trip planner.

You can drive from Aritar to Lachung in 5.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Ravangla.

Things to do in Lachung

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

1
night
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bonn Monastery, get great views at Mangbrue Gompa View Point, then take in nature's colorful creations at Temi Tea Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Maenam Hill, admire the striking features of Doling Gompa, and then stroll around Buddha Park.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ravangla trip planner.

You can drive from Lachung to Ravangla in 5 hours. May in Ravangla sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Temi Tea Garden
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Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Bonn Monastery ©
Bonn Monastery

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Kids will enjoy Khecheopalri Lake and Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping. Step out of Pelling with an excursion to Tashiding Monastery in Yuksom--about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Pelling itinerary site.

Drive from Ravangla to Pelling in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in May, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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