5 days in Ravangla & West Sikkim Itinerary

5 days in Ravangla & West Sikkim Itinerary

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5 days in Ravangla & West Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Drive:  17​h
1
Ravangla
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Pelling
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

2
nights
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ravangla: Namchi (Saibaba Temple & Ngadak Monastery) and Tashiding Monastery (in Yuksom). There's much more to do: stroll around Buddha Park, take some stellar pictures from Mangbrue Gompa View Point, admire the landmark architecture of Doling Gompa, and take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ravangla trip planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Ravangla is an approximately 17-hour car ride. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ravangla, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Namchi, Rumtek Monastery Sikkim, Tashiding Monastery
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Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim ©
Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill

1
night
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 9th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, then don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, then admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally snap pictures at Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Pelling trip itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Ravangla to Pelling in 2.5 hours. November in Pelling sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Pemayangtse Gompa ©
Pemayangtse Gompa