Gangtok Itinerary 5 Days

This is a glimpse of what to see in 5 days in Gangtok from Gangtok itinerary 5 days created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 5 days trip to Gangtok.

5 Days in Gangtok - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Gangtok is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Gangtok when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Gangtok tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Gangtok ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Gangtok. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Gangtok. You can visit popular places in Gangtok, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Gangtok?

The budget cost of 5 days in Gangtok is USD 110. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Gangtok 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Gangtok are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Gangtok in 5 days?

Tsongmo Lake, Ganesh Tok, Tashi Viewpoint, Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial Temple must be a part of your Gangtok itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Himalayan Zoological Park, Lingdum Monastery, Hanuman Tok. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Gangtok, you can add Enchey Monastery and Mahatma Gandhi Marg to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Gangtok travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Gangtok like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Gangtok.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Gangtok in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Gangtok on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Gangtok

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Gangtok. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Gangtok for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Gangtok, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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