6 days in Sikkim Itinerary

6 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jaipur
Fly + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
1
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Pelling
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Jaipur

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, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of MG Marg, deepen your understanding at Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point, and make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Gangtok online tour planner.

Jaipur to Gangtok is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

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 11th (Fri): take in the views from Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chenrezig Statue. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery and then delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins.

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

Getting from Gangtok to Pelling by car takes about 4.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Pelling can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pemayangtse Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery

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