8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Taxi:  6 h 45 min
1
Gangtok
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Lachen
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Lachung
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
4
Gangtok
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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.
Start your trip to Gangtok by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Bengaluru to Gangtok is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Gangtok

Neighborhoods
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg

2
nights
Lachen

Lachen ©
Whatever you decide to do on your Lachen trip, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its landscapes and vibrant local culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chopta Valley as well as Gurudongmar Lake. On the 5th (Sun), appreciate the views at Chopta Valley. On your second day here, explore the activities along Gurudongmar Lake.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Lachen itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Lachen takes 4.5 hours. May in Lachen sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Lachung.

Things to do in Lachen

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gurudongmar Lake
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Gurudongmar Lake ©
Gurudongmar Lake
Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley

2
nights
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lachung trip planner .

You can drive from Lachen to Lachung in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley

2
nights
Gangtok

Gangtok ©
On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point, then explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, and then steep yourself in history at Nathula Pass.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Gangtok online itinerary builder .

You can drive from Lachung to Gangtok in 4.5 hours. On the 11th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Ganesh Tok View Point ©
Ganesh Tok View Point

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