The average price of a 7-day trip to Gangtok is $1,573 for a solo traveler, $2,825 for a couple, and $5,296 for a family of 4. Gangtok hotels range from $37 to $243 per night with an average of $56, while most vacation rentals will cost $40 to $280 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Baghdogra Airport (IXB) are between $1,215 and $1,985 per person for economy flights and $3,813 to $6,229 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $29 to $53 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Gangtok, IN

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to IXB and stay in a Gangtok hotel:

  • January 22nd to February 11th
  • March 19th to July 22nd (except the weeks of April 2nd, April 30th and July 2nd)
  • August 20th to October 14th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Gangtok is usually late May.

 

Average Gangtok Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Gangtok for a week is $1,046-$2,283($149-$326 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $29 to $53 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $645 to $1,588 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $54 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $33 to $41 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Gangtok for a week is $3,034-$5,036($433-$719 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $58 to $106 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,290 to $3,176 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $54 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $33 to $41 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Gangtok for a week is $3,668-$8,484($524-$1,212 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $116 to $212 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,580 to $6,352 for economy

Lodging: $80 to $108 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $46 to $57 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Gangtok

How cheap can you make a vacation to Gangtok? The cheapest trip to Gangtok is about $123 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 22% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $33.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Gangtok for a week is $863-$2,144($123-$306 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $14 to $28 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $645 to $1,588 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $37 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Gangtok for a week is $1,606-$3,928($229-$561 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $56 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,290 to $3,176 for economy

Lodging: $33 to $37 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $60 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Gangtok for a week is $3,140-$7,640($449-$1,091 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $112 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,580 to $6,352 for economy

Lodging: $66 to $74 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $28 to $84 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Gangtok cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Gangtok Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Gangtok.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Gangtok for a week is $2,651-$7,326($379-$1,047 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $61 to $95 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,522 to $3,637 for first class

Lodging: $117 to $243 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $280 to $504 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Gangtok for a week is $4,600-$11,628($657-$1,661 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $122 to $190 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,044 to $7,274 for first class

Lodging: $117 to $243 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $280 to $504 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Gangtok for a week is $9,200-$22,044($1,314-$3,149 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $244 to $380 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,088 to $14,548 for first class

Lodging: $234 to $486 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $448 to $806 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Gangtok Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Gangtok is lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Gangtok due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Gangtok Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Gangtok hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are many options for vacation rentals across many price ranges in Gangtok.

 

Flight Costs to Gangtok

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,985 average in mid December to a low of $1,215 in late May. Median flight price is $430. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Gangtok our data includes 26 originating airports, and 47 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Gangtok from an airport like Charlotte Douglas International (CLT) in Charlotte, NC (the United States) for an average $6,812 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International (CCU) in Kolkata (India) at an average of just $75.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Monday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Monday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Gangtok, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $770, so you can easily save about 63% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Gangtok can easily cost $210 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $14 per person. Private tours can cost $426 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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