A Himalayan wonderland, Sikkim is nestled in the foothills of the eastern Himalayas and nature has gifted this state with unique beauty. The state is bestowed with a greater variety of vegetation and undisturbed valleys, five climatic zones, total sanitation, peaceful environment, hospitable and humble people and a rich cultural heritage – which is unmatched and would be hard to find anywhere else. Among its mountains is the fabulous Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world. Sikkim is also the least populous state in the Indian union.
Upon your arrival at Bagdogra (IXB) Airport, an agent’s representative will receive you and take you to Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim. Get to your hotel and complete your check-in formalities.
Spend the evening leisurely. Check out your locality, try local cuisines, or simply relax in the charismatic environment. Mark an end to the first day of your Gangtok tour with a peaceful sleep.
Distance from Bagdogra Airport to Gangtok: 126 km
Travel Time (Bagdogra Airport to Gangtok): 4 hours
Explore the beautiful tourist attractions of Gangtok meandering over the hilly roads.
Wake up to a beautiful day and breathe in some fresh air and mornings undoubtedly will be the most charming experience of your Sikkim tour package.
Treat yourself with a delightful breakfast and proceed for a full day excursion tour of Gangtok covering the picturesque Tsomgo Lake that has an average depth of 50 ft. Spend some blissful moments at the banks of this serene lake and enjoy the mesmerising scenic beauty of the surrounding hills and pine trees.
Next, seek blessings at Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, the renowned holy sanctum of Gangtok. Return to your hotel and call off the first day of your charming Sikkim vacation with a sound sleep
Drive away to the roads less taken and get ready to be disconnected from the world at the heavenly offbeat destination on your Northeast tour - Lachen.
Enjoy a fresh spread of breakfast at your hotel and proceed to Lachen. En route, visit Singhik Viewpoint that is surrounded by lush green hills and has the Teesta River gushing right below it. Check out the magnificent views of Mt. Khangchendzonga and Mt. Siniolchu from the point, before resuming your Lachen tour.
Next, witness the magnificent glory of the Seven Sisters Waterfall along with the Naga Waterfall that lies on the way to your hotel in Lachen. Complete your hassle-free check-in process and relax at your room. Enjoy a peaceful overnight stay at Lachen, marking an end to the third day of your 8-day Sikkim & Darjeeling tour package.
Distance from Gangtok to Lachen: 108 km
Travel Time (Gangtok to Lachen): Approx. 4 hours
The fourth day is the highlight of your 8-day Gangtok & Pelling tour package. Dotted with picturesque landscapes, remote offbeat spots and delicious momos on the way, get transferred to the quaint village of Lachung.
Indulge in a delicious early morning breakfast before setting out for Chopta Valley & Gurudongmar Lake. Next, get to Gurudongmar Lake -- the second highest lake in the world, and gape in wonder at its emerald blue waters and the snow-capped mountains bordering it.
Return to your hotel in the afternoon. Post lunch, advance on a refreshing Lachung tour. Once you arrive at your hotel in Lachung, complete your swift check-in procedures and head to your room. End the fourth invigorating day of your 7 nights and 8 days Sikkim tour itinerary with a refreshing sleep at the hotel.
Distance from Lachen to Lachung: 47 km
Travel Time (Lachen to Lachung): Approx. 1.5 hours
Nature’s bliss -- visit the fascinating tourist attractions of Sikkim that will leave you spellbound.
After a healthy breakfast, proceed for a half day excursion to Yumthang Valley -- the ‘Valley of Flowers’. Also, visit the Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary located inside the Yumthang Valley. On the way back from the valley, visit the Hot Spring. The Yumthang Hot Spring is known for its therapeutic value and healing properties.
Have a delicious lunch and proceed onward on your Gangtok tour. Upon reaching your hotel in Gangtok, revel in the warm welcome you receive and complete your hassle-free check-in formalities before proceeding to your room. Have a good night’s sleep after a refreshing day of your Sikkim tour.
Distance from Lachung to Gangtok: 117 km
Travel Time (Gangtok to Lachung): Approx. 6.5 hours
Sightseeing tour of Gangtok & breathtaking vistas of Pelling invites you on the sixth day of your Pelling & Gangtok tour package.
Have a filling breakfast and set off for a half day city tour of Gangtok. First up on the sixth day of your Sikkim trip itinerary is a visit to the Banjhakri Waterfalls. Next, visit the Dro-dul Chorten Stupa & Research Institute of Tibetology.
Next up is the Directorate of Handicraft and Handloom from where you can buy traditional North Eastern goods like Thangka paintings, carpets, handlooms, wooden carved and painted items, wooden masks, and many more. Later, explore Sikkim’s monumental range of species of flowers and ferns at the Gangtok Flower Show.
After an eventful day, ride off to Pelling, the next and final stop on your intoxicating Sikkim tour. Upon reaching your hotel in Pelling, complete your swift check-in procedure and head to your room. End your day with a sound sleep.
Spend your day exploring the quaint hill town of Pelling on your North East tour
Post a wholesome breakfast at the hotel, proceed for a full day city tour of Pelling. First up on your Sikkim holiday itinerary is Darap Village - a small photogenic hamlet known for its vibrant culture, lively traditions, and its stunning location. Also, visit Rimbi Waterfalls, Khecheopalri Lake and the bewitchingly beautiful Kanchenjunga Waterfalls. What follows is the Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdentse Ruins, & the New Helipad Ground, which is essentially a peak point that offers stunning views of the town and the surrounding hills, especially at night.
After a spirited day out in Pelling, proceed to Darjeeling. Upon your arrival at your hotel in Darjeeling, complete your quick check in formalities and head to your room. End this action packed day of your 8 day Sikkim vacation with some refreshing sleep.
Your thrilling Pelling, Lachung, Lachen, & Gangtok trip comes to an end on day 8 to memories worth cherishing.
Have a fill of the most sumptuous breakfast at your hotel and proceed for Bagdogra (IXB). Board your train/flight for your onward destination with cheerful memories of your Sikkim Gangtok holiday.