8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

8 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 2 nights
2
Gangtok
— 5 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 1st (Sat), explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, then admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Pelling road trip site.

New Delhi to Pelling is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. While traveling from New Delhi, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Pelling, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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 some cultural insight at Nathula and Rumtek Monastery Sikkim. Get outdoors at Tsongmo Lake and Deorali Orchid Sanctuary. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through MG Marg, admire the sheer force of Banjhakri Water Falls, enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point, and identify plant and animal life at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Gangtok day trip planner.

You can drive from Pelling to Gangtok in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Highlights from your plan
Nathula ©
Nathula
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

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