9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Konni
Drive:  27 h
1
Gangtok
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Pelling
— 1 night
Drive:  27 h
End: Konni

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.
Nathula and Ranka Monastery will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rumtek Monastery Sikkim and MG Marg. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gangtok trip planner.

Konni to Gangtok is an approximately 62- hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Pelling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

1
night
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins, then admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, then don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Pelling trip planner.

Getting from Gangtok to Pelling by car takes about 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in April, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pemayangtse Monastery
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery

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