6 days in Darjeeling & Gangtok Itinerary

6 days in Darjeeling & Gangtok Itinerary

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6 days in Darjeeling & Gangtok Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  6​h
1
Darjeeling
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Gangtok
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Ahmedabad

2
nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Tiger Hill. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at Kanchenjunga Mountain, see the interesting displays at Everest Museum, then don't miss a visit to Batasia Loop, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Japanese Peace Pagoda.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Darjeeling itinerary maker site .

Ahmedabad to Darjeeling is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ahmedabad in April; daily highs in Darjeeling reach 37°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gangtok.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Parks Museums Nature
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Tiger Hill ©
Tiger Hill
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ©

3
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: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls, and explore and take pictures at Namgyal Institute of Tibetology.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Gangtok trip planner.

Drive from Darjeeling to Gangtok in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
MG Marg ©
MG Marg

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