14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sikkim sightseeing planner

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

Route & dates

14 days in Sikkim Itinerary

Start: Visakhapatnam
Fly + Taxi:  7​h 15​min
1
Pelling
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Ravangla
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Lachung
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Gangtok
— 6 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Visakhapatnam

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 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Kanchenjunga Falls, admire the landmark architecture of Sangacholing Monastery, make a trip to Pemayangtse Gompa, and delve into the distant past at Rabdentse Ruins.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Pelling online visit planner .

Visakhapatnam to Pelling is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December in Pelling, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 13°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
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Ravangla side-trips: Tendong Hill (in Namchi) and Aritar (Lungchok Valley & Phushrey Lake). There's still lots to do: walk around Buddha Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ralong Monastery, take in the awesome beauty at Maenam Hill, and make a trip to Samdruptse Hill.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Ravangla tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Pelling to Ravangla takes 2.5 hours. December in Ravangla sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lachung.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Lungchok Valley, Tendong Hill
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery
Samdruptse Hill ©
Samdruptse Hill

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley, then admire the verdant scenery at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), then admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lachung route builder .

You can drive from Ravangla to Lachung in 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
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, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Nathula, don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok, take a stroll through MG Marg, and get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Gangtok tour builder site .

Traveling by car from Lachung to Gangtok takes 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Rumtek Monastery Sikkim
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Nathula ©
Nathula
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

Similar Plans

15 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA October, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Darjeeling & Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Darjeeling & Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Nepal & Sikkim BY A USER FROM CANADA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Sikkim, Assam & Meghalaya BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Sikkim BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans