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Top 5 Treks in Sikkim

The mesmerizing historical state of Sikkim lies in the Himalayan mountains landlocked by the regions of Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan and West Bengal. This small state was the last one to accept democracy and become a part of India in 1975. Now the least populous and the second smallest state of …

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Top 7 Places to Visit in Namchi

Namchi is located about 78 km away from the city of Gangtok, Sikkim. Famous for being home to the World’s largest statue of Padmasambhava, the patron saint of Sikkim, the city is also known for its Buddhist monasteries and beautiful mountain ranges. Located at 1675 m, Namchi means ‘top of …

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Top 7 Places to Visit in Yuksom

Yuksom is a small town in the State of Sikkim known for its gorgeous landscape and snow-capped mountains. Also known as the “gateway to Kangchendzongha”, the town is known for its monasteries and Buddhist heritage as well. Located at an altitude of 1780 m, Yuksom was originally the ancient capital …

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A Complete Tour Guide to Namchi Hill Station

Located in the peaceful and beautiful state of North-Eastern India, Sikkim, the Namchi Hill Station has much to offer any visitor who wishes to indulge into nature and the indigenous culture of the Sikkimese people. Namchi is at an elevation of 4314 feet above sea level, and the name Namchi …

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A Complete Tour Guide to Yumthang Valley Hill Station

A small grazing pasture in the North Sikkim district of Sikkim, the Yumthang Valley has grown to fame and recognition amongst trekkers and nature lovers as the ‘Valley of Flowers” for the beautiful flowers that bloom here by the dozens each year, including the rhododendrons that are famous here.

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A Complete Tour Guide To Gangtok Hill Station

Gangtok as its name suggests in the local language is situated on a hilltop. This Hill station is a place of surreal beauty and peace. This little town is literally situated on a peak between the clouds. Gangtok is nestled in the eastern reaches of the Himalayas at an altitude …

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Khangchendzonga National Park, Sikkim

The Khangchendzonga National Park or the Kanchenjunga Biosphere Reserve as it was previously known, lies in Sikkim, in the state of West Bengal. The park has been named after the third highest mountain in the world, Kanchenjunga or Khangchendzonga (which means The Abode of the Gods) which forms an impressive …

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A Complete Tour Guide To Pelling Hill Station

Pelling is located in the state of Sikkim at an average elevation of 2,150 meters above sea level. The town (which is also a hill station) lies amidst the foothills of the snowcapped Eastern Himalayas and provides panoramic views of the surroundings and mountain peaks like Kanchendzonga which is the …

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Top 10 Places To Visit In Gangtok

For those who love anything and everything about mountains, visiting Gangtok could be a dream come true moment. Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim, is situated at an altitude of 5500 feet above sea level and on the eastern Himalayan range. Mount Himalayas hold a magic so powerful that you cannot …

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Nathula Pass, Gangtok

Prior to the year 1962 when it was closed, Nathula Pass served as a passage between the two countries India and Tibet. Situated on Indo-China border, the route is also referred to as Silk Route, as it served as an important route for silk traders of Sikkim and Tibet. Tibetans …

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