6 days in Gangtok & Darjeeling Itinerary

6 days in Gangtok & Darjeeling Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Gangtok
— 3 nights
2
Darjeeling
— 2 nights

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Flower Exhibition Centre and MG Marg. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Nathula, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, admire the sheer force of Kyongnosla Waterfall, and take in the views from Deorali Butterfly Bridge.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Gangtok trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Gangtok. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Gangtok

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

2
nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): don't miss a visit to Batasia Loop, meet the residents at Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, thensee the interesting displays at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahakal Temple.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Darjeeling trip builder.

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Darjeeling takes 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park ©
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park
Tiger Hill ©
Tiger Hill
Batasia Loop ©
Batasia Loop

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