9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Taxi:  6 h
1
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h
2
Lachung
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Gangtok
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and then admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Pelling trip itinerary builder.

Bengaluru to Pelling is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bengaluru in June since evenings lows in Pelling dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Pelling

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley, appreciate the views at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Lachung tour website.

Drive from Pelling to Lachung in 7.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Yume Samdong (Zero Point) ©
Yume Samdong (Zero Point)
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

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.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rumtek Monastery Sikkim, don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok, and enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Gangtok trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Lachung to Gangtok by car takes about 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Highlights from your plan
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula ©
Nathula
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

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