5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Gangtok
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Lachung
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Lachen
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Bagdogra
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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.
To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Gangtok trip itinerary builder tool .

Bengaluru to Gangtok is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

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Nathula ©
Nathula
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

1
night
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.
On the 3rd (Sun), admire the sheer force of Naga Falls, admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, and finally appreciate the views at Yumthang Valley.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Lachung road trip planner .

Drive from Gangtok to Lachung in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Lachung

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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls

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Lachen

Lachen ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): admire the verdant scenery at Chopta Valley.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lachen trip planner.

You can drive from Lachung to Lachen in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bagdogra.

Things to do in Lachen

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Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley

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Bagdogra

Bagdogra ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bagdogra trip planner .

Drive from Lachen to Bagdogra in 7.5 hours. Traveling from Lachen in November, expect Bagdogra to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bagdogra

Historic Sites
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Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha ©
Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha

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