8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Gangtok
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Pelling
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

5
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.
Get outdoors at Tsongmo Lake and Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden. MG Marg and Rumtek Monastery Sikkim are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ranka Monastery, identify plant and animal life at Deorali Orchid Sanctuary, make a trip to Hanuman Tok, and take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gangtok trip builder website.

Mumbai to Gangtok is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula ©
Nathula
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 15th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tashiding Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pemayangtse Monastery, thendon't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, and finally explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Pelling trip itinerary website.

Getting from Gangtok to Pelling by car takes about 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pemayangtse Monastery, Tashiding Monastery
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Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery

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