A small state in the north-eastern part of India, Sikkim is a destination worth falling in love with. Tucked away in the Himalayas, it offers one with a wide variety of experiences. The vibe of this place is soothing to the soul with its impeccable natural beauty and rich cultural diversity. With the most warm hearted people in the world, a tour in Sikkim offers with best hospitality. Known to be a peaceful escape from the bustling city life, this place is a must visit for tourists of all kind. One of the most convenient ways to reach Sikkim for a pleasant tour is to arrive in Kolkata first and then head towards Sikkim.


Places to Visit in Sikkim

Tsomgo Lake

One of the most popular tourist places in Sikkim, Tsomgo Lake is just 38 km away from Gangtok. The road to this mountain is snaky and offers one with adventure. Some of the key attractions of this place are -

  • • Migratory Ducks
  • • Beautiful Flowers
  • • Yaks and ponies Ride

Nathula Pass

Located at a height of 4310 m, Nathula Pass is amongst the best places to visit in Sikkim. It forms a part of a side-shoot of the prehistoric Silk Road. Some of the major attractions of this place are -

  • • Yak Safari
  • • War Memorial
  • • Mt. Chomolhari
  • • Exhibition Centre of the Indian Army

Pelling

A small hill town in the Western district of Sikkim, Pelling is situated at an altitude of 2150 m. It forms the base for those who trek to West Sikkim. Pelling is a virgin territory comprising if local monasteries, waterfall, rock garden etc. Here is a list of places to visit in Pelling.

  • • Darap Village
  • • Rimbi Waterfall
  • • Changey Waterfall
  • • Pemayangste Monastery
  • • Sanga Choeling Monastery
  • • Singshore Bridge

Namchi

Located at an elevation of 1315 meters, Namchi is a prosperous market town. The word Namchi literally means “Top of the Sky” and the main the major attraction is the two gigantic statues. Other than that you can also visit the Sherdup Choeling Monastery and the Dichen Choeling Monastery.

Gangtok

An extremely alluring city, Gangtok promises to offer one with plenty of opportunities. Nestled in the mountains, this hill station acts as a base for a lot of trekkers. It can be rightly said that Gangtok is one of the most beautiful hill stations in the country. Gangtok has got everything in the right amount start from cultural heritage to natural beauty. Here is a list of natural attractions in Gangtok.

  • • Enchey Monastery
  • • Rumtek Monastery
  • • Ganesh Tok
  • • Do Drul Chorten

Yuksom

Located in the western region of Sikkim, Yuksom is a beautiful village known for its natural beauty. Placed in the heart of the mountains, it also acts a base camp of Mount Kanchenjunga. There are several tourist attractions in Yuksom and the cuisine is worth trying.