13 days in India Itinerary

13 days in India Itinerary

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Gangtok
— 3 nights
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Lachung
— 1 night
3
Lachen
— 2 nights
4
Pelling
— 1 night
5
Darjeeling
— 3 nights
6
Singalila National Park
— 2 nights

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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: take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point, wander the streets of MG Marg, steep yourself in history at Nathula, and make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Gangtok online vacation planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Gangtok is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. You will leave for Lachung on the 22nd (Sat).

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Ganesh Tok View Point ©
Ganesh Tok View Point
Nathula ©
Nathula

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 22nd (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lachung trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Lachung takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Lachung

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Lachung Monastery ©
Lachung Monastery
Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls

2
nights
Lachen

Lachen ©
Whatever you decide to do on your Lachen trip, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its landscapes and vibrant local culture.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the verdant scenery at Chopta Valley.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lachen trip maker app.

You can drive from Lachung to Lachen in 2 hours. In August in Lachen, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pelling.

Things to do in Lachen

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley

1
night
Pelling

Pelling ©
The small hill station of Pelling draws visitors with its impressive nature and abundance of hotels and resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Rabdentse Ruins and then admire the striking features of Sangacholing Monastery.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Pelling road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Lachen to Pelling takes 7.5 hours. Traveling from Lachen in August, expect Pelling to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 30°C. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Pelling

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Pemayangtse Monastery ©
Pemayangtse Monastery
Sangacholing Monastery ©
Sangacholing Monastery
Rabdentse Ruins ©
Rabdentse Ruins

3
nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©

Queen of the Hills

The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Darjeeling is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Tiger Hill, experience rural life at Happy Valley Tea Estate, get to know the fascinating history of Chowrasta, and take a tour by water with Darjeeling Paragliding - Private Flights.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Darjeeling trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Pelling to Darjeeling takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Singalila National Park.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Historic Sites · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park ©
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park
Tiger Hill ©
Tiger Hill
Batasia Loop ©
Batasia Loop

2
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Singalila National Park

Singalila National Park ©
A coveted trekking and camping destination in the far northwestern corner of West Bengal, Singalila National Park offers fabulous views of snow-capped Himalayan peaks for most of its route.
On the 30th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Varsey Rhododendron Sanctuary. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Sandakphu.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Singalila National Park day trip planning app.

Getting from Darjeeling to Singalila National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Darjeeling to Singalila National Park is 0.2 hours. In August, Singalila National Park is little chillier than Darjeeling - with highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C. On the 31st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Singalila National Park

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Varsey Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Varsey Rhododendron Sanctuary
Sandakphu ©
Sandakphu

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