5 days in Gangtok & Shillong Itinerary

5 days in Gangtok & Shillong Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India trip planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Gangtok
— 2 nights
2
Shillong
— 2 nights

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): wander the streets of MG Marg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Kyongnosla Waterfall, make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, thenexplore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, thensnap pictures at Deorali Butterfly Bridge, and finally hunt for treasures at Lal Bazar.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Gangtok tour builder website.

New Delhi to Gangtok is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Shillong.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kalapatthar
Highlights from your plan
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

2
nights
Shillong

Shillong ©
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): explore the activities along Ward's Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake, and then visit Police Bazar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls and then examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Shillong trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Gangtok to Shillong in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shillong

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures

Similar Plans

8 days in Gangtok BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Darjeeling, Kalimpong & Gangtok BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 6 days in Sikkim & Darjeeling BY A USER FROM INDIA October, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: October, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 48 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Gangtok BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH August, outdoors, popular sights Preferences: August, outdoors Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Gangtok BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, popular sights Preferences: March, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Gangtok BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, popular sights Preferences: November, culture Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Gangtok & Darjeeling BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, popular sights Preferences: December, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Gangtok, Pelling & Lachung BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Gangtok, Lachung & Pelling BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Gangtok, Darjeeling & Siliguri BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 6 days in Gangtok, Lachung & Pelling BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans