8 days in New Delhi, Sikkim & Meghalaya Itinerary

8 days in New Delhi, Sikkim & Meghalaya Itinerary

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1
New Delhi
— 2 nights
2
Pelling
— 1 night
3
Gangtok
— 2 nights
4
Sohra
— 2 nights

2
nights
New Delhi

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Food Tours and Akshardham. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Humayun's Tomb, contemplate the long history of India Gate, explore the historical opulence of Red Fort, and enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read New Delhi trip itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to New Delhi. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Pelling.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Food Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar

1
night
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 4th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, thenmake a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally take in the views from Singshore Bridge Bungee Jumping.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Pelling online day trip planner.

You can fly from New Delhi to Pelling in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from New Delhi in October, plan for little chillier days in Pelling, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Pemayangtse Gompa ©
Pemayangtse Gompa

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Nathula, explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, and then don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, make a trip to Hanuman Tok, don't miss a visit to Flower Exhibition Centre, thensnap pictures at Deorali Butterfly Bridge, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ranka Monastery.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gangtok travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pelling to Gangtok takes 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Sohra.

Things to do in Gangtok

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

2
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
Offering access to jungle-clad valleys, verdant gorges, forested cliff tops, plunging waterfalls, illuminated caves, and living root bridges, Cherrapunjee tourism draws nature lovers from afar.
On the 7th (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Arwah Cave, admire the sheer force of Wah Kaba Falls, and then take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church, and then admire the sheer force of Daiñthlen Falls.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, read Sohra day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Gangtok to Sohra in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Daiñthlen Falls ©
Daiñthlen Falls

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