6 days in Sikkim Itinerary

6 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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6 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
1
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Pelling
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Nathula, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rumtek Monastery Sikkim, take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point, and take in panoramic vistas at Tashi View Point.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Gangtok online visit planner .

New Delhi to Gangtok is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

2
nights
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 13th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, then admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, then explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, then make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tashiding Monastery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pelling journey maker site .

You can drive from Gangtok to Pelling in 4.5 hours. In December in Pelling, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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