7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Gangtok
1
Gangtok
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Lachung
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Lachen
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Pelling
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
End: Gangtok

2
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: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, take a stroll through MG Marg, and get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Gangtok online tour planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Gangtok. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

1
night
Lachung

Lachung ©
Perched high in the Himalayas, Lachung offers quintessential mountain scenery and small-village hospitality, making it one of India's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, admire the sheer force of Naga Falls, then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and finally take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Lachung day trip app .

Getting from Gangtok to Lachung by car takes about 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Lachung

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls

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nights
Lachen

Lachen ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Chopta Valley.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lachen trip maker app .

Drive from Lachung to Lachen in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 14°C. On the 9th (Thu), you'll travel to Pelling.

Things to do in Lachen

Parks Nature
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Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley

1
night
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 10th (Fri), admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery and then contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pelling road trip planning website .

You can drive from Lachen to Pelling in 8.5 hours. Traveling from Lachen in May, expect Pelling to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks Nature
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Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake
Sangacholing Monastery ©
Sangacholing Monastery

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