14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pelling
— 3 nights
2
Ravangla
— 3 nights
3
Lachung
— 1 night
4
Gangtok
— 6 nights

3
nights
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Step out of Pelling to go to Yuksom and see Tashiding Monastery, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Kanchenjunga Falls, don't miss a visit to Pemayangtse Gompa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pemayangtse Monastery, and explore the activities along Khecheopalri Lake.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Pelling road trip planning app.

Visakhapatnam to Pelling is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December in Pelling, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Ravangla.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Tashiding Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery
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Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins
Kanchenjunga Falls ©
Kanchenjunga Falls
Khecheopalri Lake ©
Khecheopalri Lake

3
nights
Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ravangla: Aritar (Lungchok Valley & Phushrey Lake) and Tendong Hill (in Namchi). The adventure continues: stroll through Buddha Park, trek along Maenam Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Doling Gompa, and take in the awesome beauty at Samdruptse Hill.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ravangla trip tool.

You can drive from Pelling to Ravangla in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lachung.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aritar, Tendong Hill
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Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Phushrey Lake ©
Phushrey Lake

1
night
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 25th (Wed), take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley, thenappreciate the views at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), thentake in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lachung trip planning app.

Getting from Ravangla to Lachung by car takes about 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Yume Samdong (Zero Point) ©
Yume Samdong (Zero Point)
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

6
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.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Nathula, make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, take in panoramic vistas at Tashi View Point, and take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Gangtok day trip planner.

You can drive from Lachung to Gangtok in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 31:
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

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