8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  6​h
1
Darjeeling
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Zuluk
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
3
Lachung
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Lachen
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Gangtok
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

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 9th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Jhandi Dara Sunrise Point. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary, then admire the masterpieces at Himalayan Tibet Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tinchuley Village.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Darjeeling trip planner.

Bengaluru to Darjeeling is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect little chillier evenings in Darjeeling when traveling from Bengaluru in November, with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zuluk.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Parks Tours Wildlife
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Tinchuley Village ©
Tinchuley Village
Mahakal Temple ©
Mahakal Temple
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

1
night
Zuluk

Zuluk ©
On the 12th (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Thambi View Point.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Zuluk road trip planning website .

You can drive from Darjeeling to Zuluk in 4.5 hours. In November, Zuluk is little chillier than Darjeeling - with highs of 23°C and lows of 5°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Tue) before leaving for Lachung.
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Thambi View Point ©
Thambi View Point

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 13th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, admire the sheer force of Naga Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lachung trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Zuluk to Lachung takes 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Lachung

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

1
night
Lachen

Lachen ©
Kalapatthar has been added to your itinerary. On the 14th (Thu), admire the verdant scenery at Chopta Valley and then go for a walk through Kalapatthar.

Plan a trip to Lachen easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

You can drive from Lachung to Lachen in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachen

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kalapatthar
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Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley
Kalapatthar ©
Kalapatthar

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.
On the 15th (Fri), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiv Mandir, and then snap pictures at Deorali Butterfly Bridge. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Enchey Monastery, then wander the streets of MG Marg, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Lal Bazar.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gangtok road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Lachen to Gangtok takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Enchey Monastery ©
Enchey Monastery

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