9 day itinerary for Sikkim

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Sure, I'd be happy to help you plan your 9-day itinerary in Sikkim! Here's a suggested day-by-day plan:

Day 1: Arrival in Gangtok

  • Arrive at Bagdogra Airport or NJP Railway Station and drive to Gangtok (4-5 hours)
  • Check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day exploring the city on foot
  • Visit MG Marg, the main shopping street in Gangtok, and try some local food

Day 2: Gangtok Sightseeing

Day 3: Gangtok to Lachen

Day 4: Lachen to Gurudongmar Lake and Lachung

  • Wake up early and drive to Gurudongmar Lake, one of the highest lakes in the world (17,800 feet)
  • Spend some time admiring the breathtaking views of the lake and surrounding mountains
  • Return to Lachen for breakfast and then drive to Lachung (2-3 hours)
  • Check into your hotel in Lachung and spend the evening exploring the town

Day 5: Yumthang Valley and Zero Point

  • Drive to Yumthang Valley, also known as the Valley of Flowers, and spend some time admiring the beautiful scenery
  • Next, drive to Zero Point, a high-altitude area with stunning views of snow-capped mountains
  • Return to Lachung for the night

Day 6: Lachung to Gangtok

Day 7: Gangtok to Pelling

  • Drive from Gangtok to Pelling (4-5 hours)
  • On the way, stop at the Temi Tea Garden, one of the most scenic tea gardens in India
  • Check into your hotel in Pelling and spend the evening exploring the town

Day 8: Pelling Sightseeing

  • Start your day with a visit to the Pemayangtse Monastery, one of the oldest and most important monasteries in Sikkim
  • Next, head to the Rabdentse Ruins, the former capital of the Kingdom of Sikkim
  • After lunch, visit the Khecheopalri Lake, a sacred lake surrounded by lush green forests
  • End your day with a visit to the Sangachoeling Monastery, located on a hilltop with stunning views of the surrounding mountains

Day 9: Departure

  • Drive back to Bagdogra Airport or NJP Railway Station (5-6 hours) for your departure flight/train

I hope this itinerary helps you plan your trip to Sikkim! Let me know if you have any questions or need further assistance.

Places of interest

Gangtok Sikkim


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MG Marg Sikkim

MG Marg

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Enchey Monastery Sikkim

Enchey Monastery

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Namgyal Institute of Tibetology Sikkim

Namgyal Institute of Tibetology

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Do Drul Chorten Stupa Sikkim

Do Drul Chorten Stupa

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Rumtek Monastery Sikkim

Rumtek Monastery

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Banjhakri Falls and Energy Park Sikkim

Banjhakri Falls and Energy Park

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Seven Sisters Waterfall Sikkim

Seven Sisters Waterfall

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Singhik Viewpoint Sikkim

Singhik Viewpoint

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Lachen Sikkim


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Gurudongmar Lake Sikkim

Gurudongmar Lake

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Lachung Sikkim


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Yumthang Valley Sikkim

Yumthang Valley

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Zero Point Sikkim

Zero Point

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Phodong Monastery Sikkim

Phodong Monastery

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Pelling Sikkim


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Temi Tea Garden Sikkim

Temi Tea Garden

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Pemayangtse Monastery Sikkim

Pemayangtse Monastery

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Rabdentse Ruins Sikkim

Rabdentse Ruins

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Khecheopalri Lake Sikkim

Khecheopalri Lake

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Sangachoeling Monastery Sikkim

Sangachoeling Monastery

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