9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Gangtok
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Lachung
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Namchi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Bagdogra

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Nathula and then make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Kyongnosla Waterfall, then explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, and then don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Gangtok trip itinerary maker website .

Ahmedabad to Gangtok is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

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.
On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery, admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, and finally admire the sheer force of Naga Falls.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lachung online travel route planner .

You can drive from Gangtok to Lachung in 4.5 hours. On the 17th (Tue), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Lachung

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls

3
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
Kids will enjoy Char Dham and Saibaba Temple. Take a break from Namchi with a short trip to Temi Tea Garden in Temi, about 1h 10 min away.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Namchi journey maker website .

You can drive from Lachung to Namchi in 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Temi Tea Garden, Samdruptse Hill
Highlights from your plan
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill

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