Why do people go to Sikkim

Bhutan and India (with Darjeeling and Sikkim)

Bhutan

Passport with at least 6 months validity beyond the end of the journey and visa required. Visa available upon entry. Our local partner will take care of the application. For this we need a good quality color copy of the passport up to approx. 8 weeks before the start of the journey.

No vaccinations required, polio, tetanus and diphtheria booster, possibly typhoid and hepatitis vaccination, malaria prophylaxis recommended.

 

India

Passport with at least 6 months validity beyond the end of the journey and visa for India and special permit for Sikkim required. The visa must be applied for online in advance. Approval for Sikkim upon entry or in advance when applying for a visa for India.

No vaccinations required. Polio, tetanus and diphtheria booster, possibly typhoid and hepatitis vaccination, malaria prophylaxis recommended.

Note

The entry requirements apply to German, Austrian and Swiss citizens. We will be happy to inform other EU citizens after informing them of their nationality or they can find out more directly here.

Unless otherwise stated, at least a machine-readable passport valid for 6 months at the end of the journey and two free, opposite pages is required.

Citizens of other nations outside the EU please contact their competent authority.