9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Taxi:  5​h 45​min
1
Pelling
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Namchi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Ravangla
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
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 19th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pelling trip itinerary maker 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. In March, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang ©
Coronation Throne Of Norbugang
Tashiding Monastery ©
Tashiding Monastery

2
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill, pause for some photo ops at Siddheswar Dham, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Char Dham. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Tarey Bhir and then admire the natural beauty at Temi Tea Garden..

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You can drive from Pelling to Namchi in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ravangla.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Temi Tea Garden
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Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tarey Bhir ©
Tarey Bhir

2
nights
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bonn Monastery, then admire the striking features of Doling Gompa, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Maenam Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill and then stroll through Buddha Park.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ravangla trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Namchi to Ravangla takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Bonn Monastery ©
Bonn Monastery

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Climbing Tours and Palzor Stadium. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Teesta River, browse the eclectic array of goods at Lal Bazar, don't miss a visit to Gonjang Monastery, and admire the striking features of Tsuk La Khang Monastery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gangtok trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Ravangla to Gangtok in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Teesta River
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Teesta River ©
Teesta River
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
Shiv Mandir ©
Shiv Mandir

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