9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sikkim trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Indore
Fly + taxi:  8​h 15​min
1
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Namchi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Gangtok
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Indore

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Pelling sightseeing planner .

Indore to Pelling is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Indore in May, expect nights in Pelling to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are slightly colder, around 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Namchi.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Pemayangtse Monastery, Ralong Monastery, Dubdi Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls

2
nights
Namchi

Namchi ©
On the 10th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Char Dham, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siddheswar Dham, then take in the awesome beauty at Tendong Hill, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Samdruptse Hill. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saibaba Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Ngadak Monastery, then take in the natural beauty of Phur Tsa Chu, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Namchi vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Pelling to Namchi takes 3 hours. In May in Namchi, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Samdruptse Hill
Highlights from your plan
Char Dham ©
Char Dham
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Nathula Pass and Hanuman Tok. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Gonjang Monastery and Climbing Tours. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through MG Marg, take in the spiritual surroundings of Parbateyswar Shivalaya Mandir, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, and make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gangtok tour planner .

Drive from Namchi to Gangtok in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Rumtek Monastery, Deorali Butterfly Bridge
Highlights from your plan
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

Similar Plans

10 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA April, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA April, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Sikkim & Darjeeling BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA June, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans