9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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9 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Dhaka City
Drive:  10​h 30​min
1
Namchi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Pelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Gangtok
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Dhaka City

1
night
Namchi

Namchi ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire the striking features of Ngadak Monastery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill, and then take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saibaba Temple, then appreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Namchi holiday builder .

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Namchi is an approximately 15-hour car ride. June in Namchi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Pelling.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Samdruptse Hill
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Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Char Dham ©
Char Dham

2
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
On the 13th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins, then admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, and finally make a trip to Coronation Throne Of Norbugang. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dubdi Monastery, contemplate the waterfront views at Khecheopalri Lake, and then don't miss a visit to Tashiding Monastery.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Pelling road trip tool .

You can drive from Namchi to Pelling in 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Dubdi Monastery ©
Dubdi Monastery

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at MG Marg and Rumtek Monastery. Step off the beaten path and head to Gonjang Monastery and Handicraft Emporium. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Nathula Pass, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, don't miss a visit to Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, and get to know the resident critters at Himalayan Zoological Park.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gangtok journey builder site .

Traveling by car from Pelling to Gangtok takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

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