8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 2 nights
2
Namchi
— 1 night
3
Gangtok
— 4 nights

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 16th (Sat), admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery, trek along Maenam Hill, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery.

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Mumbai to Pelling is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in March; daily highs in Pelling reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Ravangla, Dubdi Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery

1
night
Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill, don't miss a visit to Samdruptse Hill, thenappreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Char Dham.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Namchi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pelling to Namchi takes 3 hours. March in Namchi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Namchi

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Samdruptse Hill
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary and Tsongmo Lake. Your inner history buff will appreciate Rumtek Monastery Sikkim and Nathula. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through MG Marg, make a trip to Gonjang Monastery, look for gifts at Golden Tips, and take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gangtok visit website.

You can drive from Namchi to Gangtok in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
Nathula ©
Nathula

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