8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
1
Gangtok
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Pelling
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Mumbai

4
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: make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, admire the sheer force of Banjhakri Water Falls, snap pictures at Deorali Butterfly Bridge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Rumtek Monastery Sikkim.

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

Mumbai to Gangtok is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Highlights from your plan
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple
Hanuman Tok ©
Hanuman Tok
Flower Exhibition Centre ©
Flower Exhibition Centre

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Take a break from Pelling with a short trip to Tashiding Monastery in Yuksom, about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, and admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Pelling travel planner .

Drive from Gangtok to Pelling in 4.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Pelling are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Pemayangtse Monastery, Tashiding Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake

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