Welcome to Pelling

Helpful agencies make excursions easy to organise. Within 3km of Pelling along the same series of ridgetops are the ruins of an 18th-century palace plus two historic monasteries: busy Pemayangtse Gompa and more peaceful Sanghak Choeling, now overlooked by a gigantic Chenrezig Statue which is visible for kilometres.

Around 9km east (6km by a supersteep shortcut) is the much bigger commercial and transport centre of Geyzing (Gyalshing). In between, little Tikjuk hosts West Sikkim's administrative complex – go there for permit extensions.

Top experiences in Pelling

Pelling activities

$732 Multi-day & Extended Tours

7-Night Land of Pristine and Mystic Beauty from Siliguri

Day 1: Siliguri - Gangtok (D)Be picked up at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station or Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri and then transferr to Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim. Begin to feel the effects of the increasing tranquility as you journey into the land of monastery, mystic rituals and festivals at an height of 5,480 feet. Check into your hotel, for a free evening and stay overnight at Keepsa Residency or Terrace Vally in Gangtok. Day 2: Gangtok - Tsomgo Lake (B,D)Wake up for breakfast and a day excursion to Tsomgo Lake nearly (2 hours drive). The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep, generally covered in snow for most of the year the year. Head back to Gangtok and stay overnight in Gangtok. Day 3: Gangtok (B,D)After breakfast drive into the city of Gangtok for sightseeing. There you'll visit the Directorate of Handicrafts and Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten Stupa, Rumtek Monastery Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, and Tashi View Point, one of the finest falls close to Gangtok. Stay overnight in Gangtok. Day 4: Gangtok - Pelling (B,D)Transfer to Pelling. One can enjoy the spectacular Eastern Himalayan Range from Pelling. Stay at Norbughang Resort in Pelling. Day 5: Pelling (B,D)After breakfast start a full-day sightseeing and visit some of the most popular attractions including Pemayangtse Monastery, Rimbi Falls, Khecheopalri Lake, Sanga Choeling Monastery and Rabdentse Ruins. Overnight stay in Pelling. Day 6: Pelling - Darjeeling (B,D)Transfer to Darjeeling. Overnight stay at hotel Hermitage in Darjeeling. Day 7: Darjeeling (B,D)Early morning around 3:45 am drive to 8,000 feet through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hill to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather). On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial and Batasia Loop. Return to the hotel for breakfast and, after getting some rest, proceed for a city tour to visit Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Ropeway, Tenzing Gumpo Rock, Tea Estate, Natural History Museum, and Peace Pagoda. Also visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (closed on Thursday) and Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (closed on Sunday). If the attraction is closed, you will go to the Japanese temple instead. Transfer back to the hotel for overnight stay in Darjeeling. Day 8: Darjeeling - Siliguri (B)There is no itinerary planned for the day. After breakfast transfer to New Jalpaiguri Railway Station or Bagdogra Airport for your journey onward.

$520 Cultural & Theme Tours

Himalayan Golden Triangle (02N Gangtok , 02N Pelling and 02N Darjeeling)

Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – GangtokUpon arrival our representative/ driver will meet and assist you to board the vehicle. And start for the 5 Hrs. road journey enjoying scenic beauty of Hills & Rivers.Day 02: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba MandirIn the morning start at 7: 30 am for Tsomgo Lake & also visit New Baba Mandir. Return back to Gangtok and evening leisure. (In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provided alternate sightseeing.)Day 03: Gangtok – Pelling (140 kms / 5 hrs) After breakfast Check-out off the hotel and visit Flower Show, Handicraft Museum, Chorten Stupa, Institute of Tibetology & Banjhakri Waterfall. Later transfer to Pelling.Day 04: Pelling Sightseeing After Breakfast Start for the local sightseeing at 8:30 am. Visit Khecheopalri Lake, Kanchenjunga Waterfall, Rimbi Waterfall, Rabdentse Ruins, Pemayangtse Monastery & Helipad Viewpoint. Overnight at Pelling.Day 05: Pelling – Darjeeling (80 kms /4 hrs)This morning after breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6,950 ft.) . On arrival check-in to your hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.Day 06: Darjeeling SightseeingEarly Morning (at 04:00 am) drive to Tiger hill (8,400 ft.) to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday closed), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple. Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.Day 07: Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB airport (75 kms / 3 hrs)  After breakfast Check-out from hotel in time and take the departure transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey...                                                                       -: End of our Services :-