6 days in Pelling & Gangtok Itinerary

6 days in Pelling & Gangtok Itinerary

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6 days in Pelling & Gangtok Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  7​h
1
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Gangtok
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pelling: Tashiding Monastery (in Yuksom) and Ravangla (Mangbrue Gompa View Point, Bonn Monastery, & more). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, and don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Pelling trip itinerary planner.

Mumbai to Pelling is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Mumbai in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Pelling, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, then admire the sheer force of Kyongnosla Waterfall, and finally explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Flower Exhibition Centre, then make a trip to Hanuman Tok, then make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, and finally make a trip to Nathula Pass.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Gangtok sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Pelling to Gangtok takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Neighborhoods
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass

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