1. W

    Itinerary for 10-day trip to Sikkim in Late Sept/Early Oct

    Hi fellow travellers! :) I have finalized the following itinerary based on research. Would be grateful for your thoughts and suggestions on the same: Day 01: Bagdogra to Gangtok Day 02: Tsongmo Lake & Nathula Pass. Overnight in Gangtok. Day 03: Gangtok Local Sightseeing. Overnight in Gangtok...
  2. Joel Engberg

    Best route from Gangtok to Dhaka

    Hello! I'm a Swedish backpacker who loves photography and filmmaking. I've been planing on visiting Gangtok and making my way down to Dhaka this summer. Gangtok was recommended to me by a friend and I have little to no knowledge of the surrounding areas, so i thought i might turn to this forum...
  3. harshad.bondre

    Road Conditions - North Sikkim ?

    Hello everyone, I am leaving on 3rd of April on my motorcycle to Sikkim to visit Gurudongmar, Zuluk etc. I need to know the road status of Gurudongmar. Can anybody please help. Thanks in advance.
  4. P

    Goecha la trek in last week of September -

    Hi guys, I and 2 more are planning to do this around September 25th or around. Few questions as I found most of the Goecha la trek threads to be pretty old 1. Are there homestays in yuksom, we are budget travelers and prefer to stay with families rather than hotels any time. Any pointer on...
  5. Liqued Gun

    Planning ride_(On Bike)Need Suggestion (Kochi - Sikkim - Bhutan - Twang - Meghalaya)

    Dear RidersO:), Am Planning a ride (On Bike:cop:) on the month of November - December to (Sikkim - Bhutan - Twang - Meghalaya). I need to know more about the Places, Restrictions, Routes & all. The main doubt that making me mad that's can I enter from Sikkim - Bhutan Boarder and exit through...
  6. Ashutosh Kumar

    Winter Drive to Zuluk

    This is a small travelogue about my recent trip to East Sikkim. I was thinking of this trip for quite some time and was raring to go at the earliest available opportunity. I ws almost trip less after the last trip to North Sikkim 6 months ago. I had planned for Winter Spiti with one of our...
  7. bondhutto

    Sikkim and Bhutan from October 20th - Partner Needed

    Hi All, Although I am doing total solo for a 2 weeks long Sikkim and Bhutan trip from Delhi right after Diwali, I would love anyone to tag along with me at Delhi / Siliguri. Starting my journey from Delhi on 20th October early morning, reaching Siliguri on 22nd evening. Let me know if anyone...
  8. Chandrajit Rudra

    Ride Guide - How to plan a Sikkim, Gurudongmar & Old Silk Route ride?

    I think this might be helpful for riders looking to travel across Sikkim, Gurudongmar & Old Silk Route And, I guess this is the right section to post this. Do correct me if I'm wrong. :)
  9. smokinjoe

    Roadtrip from Delhi to Gangtok

    Hello All I m logging in here after a long long time so hope to find all of you in best of health. I am planning to do 10 Day trip from Delhi to Gangtok and back in my City VXMT I-Vtec. Has anyone attempted this before? If yes what route to take? Road conditions? Any help would be greatly...
  10. andy0104

    Sikkim Again - The Old Silk Route [A Photolog]

    Hello Dear BCMTIANS, Wish you all a belated happy new year. Hope you all had a great start to the new year. Wish you all a great year for travelling and some lovely pictures for us to savour. Last year, I went to the old silk route trip, with my family in Oct - Nov, 2016 but could not post...
  11. abhishekkundu

    Suggestions requested for Pelling Bike trip 28th dec - 1st Jan

    Hey guys, Been a long time since I have posted in this forum. My last post had ended with a promise to post my travelogues but I haven't been able to yet. Hopefully soon I will post my experiences across mainly East & Northeast India. For Now I am riding with my wife on pillion to Pelling from...
  12. dhinchak

    Need Itinerary for Sikkim - September 2nd week

    Hi All, I have my tickets from Delhi to Bagdogra booked for 10th Sep and leaving back on 18th Sep. I will be reaching Bagdogra around 4:45 in the evening on 10th Sep, and leaving back on 18th Sep at 2:00 PM in the afternoon. I need suggestions for the itinerary. Also, are package tours...
  13. Chetan Kulkarni

    Sikkim and Bhutan in November

    Hi All, I have the following plan in mind for Sikkim and Bhutan. The dates will be early November. Day 1: Bagdogra to Pheuntsholing Day 2: Get all permits and proceed to Thimpu. Sightseeing in Thimpu Day 3: Thimpu to Paro via Dochu-La. Overnight at Paro Day 4: Drive to Chele La and come back...
  14. broote

    Need inputs on homestay / Cottages - Darjeeling - Pelling - Gangtok

    Hi, Planning to tour Sikkim between 16 - 22 June 2016. I'm looking for info related to Homestay / stay which is homely and NOT like a hotel during my travel in Sikkim. Itinerary: (indicative) 16 - Bagdogra to Darjeeling 17 - Darjeeling Local 18 - Darjeeling to Pelling (Nite stay @ Pelling)...
  15. Ashrith Shetty

    Sikkim-Bhutan 2016

    I went to sikkim in 2013 and i missed Gurudongmar lake . This is the reason this year (2016) when i was planning for Bhutan , i wanted to try again. So Sikkim gets added into my plan. Month/Year : April 2016 Route : Siliguri - Gangtok - Lachen - Gurudongmar Lake - Lachen - Gangtok -...
  16. Lokesh Sharma

    Sikkim+ Darjeeling in May end/ June beginning

    Dear travellers, I am a 28-year old seasoned traveller from Delhi who has decided for Sikkim and Darjeeling to cover places, famous darjeeling toy train ride, maybe one or two treks and other activities. I am a bagpacker and use public transport as much as possible and prefer budget guest...
  17. G

    Need help for Sikkim Trip in early April'16

    Hi, We (5 friends) are planning for a trip to Sikkim + Darjeeling from Bangalore during 6th April - 10th April 2016. One of our friend is staying in Bhubaneshwar. We (from bangalore) are thinking to go via flight to Kolkata on 6th April (probably first flight) and meet our friend (from...
  18. R

    Sikkim, Arunachal, Assam and Meghalaya

    Hi, We are planning for Sikkim and close to 7 sisters around April/May. Not sure if is the best time. tentative places like to target: Sandakphu circuit, east north sikkim, sohra circuit, tawang circuit, khaiziranga and some more places. Initial Queries: Is this good time to visit in terms of...
  19. Sachin Nair

    LOST in Sikkim

    LOST in Sikkim: 5 Bikers | 6500 Kms | 19 Days Let’s start with the title, Shall We? LOST in Sikkim to many might sound like someone lost their way in Sikkim or to the more adventurous ones it might sound more like someone got engrossed in the beauty of the mountains that they actually got lost...