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Sikkim- home of the Monks

Sikkim is a mesmerizing place not only in terms of environment or atmosphere but also in Spirituality. The high peek State shows the real beauty of hilly areas. Sikkim is the second smallest state in the country. The enchanting monks end the temples in the state of Sikkim offer the actual value of Spirituality. The greenery of Sikkim and the atmosphere will make your holidays memorable.

The best time to visit Sikkim is from January to April. The environment of Sikkim will make you wonder.

How to reach Sikkim?

The nearest railway station to Sikkim is Siliguri, Which is 146 kilometres far. The railway station is well-connected with major cities like Kolkata, Delhi, and Mumbai. Another railway station is connected a little far from Sikkim Jalpaiguri, 187 kilometres. But there are very few trains that connect Kolkata to Jalpaiguri.

You can reach Sikkim by flying from West Bengal from Bagdogra airport. The airport is located between Bagdogra and Gangtok, around 124 kilometres.

Here are some places to visit in Sikkim that will make up your mind blow.

Yuksom

 Image of a traditional Sikkimese house in Yuksom surrounded by mountains and greenery.
Explore the Natural and Cultural Wonders of Yuksom, Sikkim

Mainly, Yuksom is known for trekking, and the place is known as the starting point of the Himalayas, or you can say the origin of Kanchenjunga.

The ice at the Yuksom Makes the place better For sightseeing. The weather of the yuksom remains moderate throughout the year, And the best time to visit you soon is from March to June and from September to October. 

Tsomgo Lake

 Image of Tsomgo Lake with snow-capped mountains in the background.
Experience the Pristine Beauty of Tsomgo Lake in Sikkim, India

The exciting and amazing Lake is shiny ice On it. Mainly, the ice remains there in the winter and summer seasons too. People love to enjoy the environment around the Lake. It is a full-day trip that will keep you busy enjoying the weather of Lake.

You have to take a special permit to visit the Lake from the tourism department of Sikkim at marg Gangtok [MG], Or you can ask your travel agent to arrange the permit for you to visit the Lake.

Pelling

Image of the Pemayangtse Monastery in Pelling with the Khangchendzonga peak in the background.
Explore the Natural Beauty and Cultural Richness of Pelling, Sikkim

The people who are in deep love with nature must go to visit Pelling. Pelling Gives the best view of the Himalayas and the Kanchenjunga peak. You can experience the great view from Pelling, add guaranteed the site will make your Holidays the best. Mainly, the greenery of the site makes the area fresher.

You can also explore many waterfalls, bridges, and ancient monasteries.

Gurudongmar

Gurudongmar Lake is the highest freshwater lake globally and a gorgeous place to visit in Sikkim. Mainly, Located at a height of 18,000 feet. The Lake is also known as Tso Lhamo Lake. 

 The best story behind the Lake is people of  Gurudongmar believe that Lake remains frozen in winter, but one Of its portions never freezes. Even at the extremely low temperature off Gurudongmar, that portion remains flow. 

Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden

Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden is located in Sikkim near Rumbek monastery. The garden has a height of 10,000 feet. The best time to visit the garden is from March to June because this is the spring season, and the plants end trees as their beauty at the peak.

The garden is open seven days a week, from 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM. The entry fee for visiting the park is rupees 10 to 15 for adults and 5 to 10 for children.

Namchi

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Namchi means the top of the Sky in the language of Tibetan. The place is located around 92 kilometres from Gangtok and at 1700 meters above sea level. Namchi is the most gorgeous and adorable city in Sikkim.

Namchi is the most important religious site for monks, which means devotees of Buddha. Namchi also has a statue of Lord Shiva at the height of 108 feet, and Hindu devotees visit that.

The best time to visit Namchi is from March to September. Another exciting point is Namchi is the capital of South Sikkim. Namchi also has the world’s biggest atchoo of Buddha, known as Padmasambhava [ holy St of Sikkim ]. Namchi has the best site view, perfect scene, and this colourful atmosphere utilizing plants and trees.

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Tsomgo Lake

The exciting and amazing Lake is shiny ice On it. Mainly, the ice remains there in the winter and summer seasons too. People love to enjoy the environment around the Lake.

You have to take a special permit to visit the Lake from the tourism department of Sikkim at marg Gangtok [MG], Or you can ask your travel agent to arrange the permit for you to visit the Lake.

Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden

Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden is located in Sikkim near Rumbek monastery. The garden has a height of 10,000 feet. The best time to visit the garden is from March to June because this is the spring season, and the plants end trees as their beauty at the peak.

The garden is open seven days a week, from 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM. The entry fee for visiting the park is rupees 10 to 15 for adults and 5 to 10 for children.

Namchi

Namchi means the top of the Sky in the language of Tibetan. The place is located around 92 kilometres from Gangtok and at 1700 meters above sea level

Namchi is the most important religious site for monks, which means devotees of Buddha. 

The best time to visit Namchi is from March to September. Namchi also has the world’s biggest atchoo of Buddha, known as Padmasambhava [ holy St of Sikkim ]. Namchi has the best site view, perfect scene, and this colourful atmosphere utilizing plants and trees.

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