If you love snowfall then Kashmir is not the only place where you can experience it in India, Sikkim is also a great place where you can experience almost the same level of beauty in the Himalayan range. Hidden in the mountain, away from the fast-paced cities, Sikkim is a great place to relax and rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul. There are many beautiful places to explore in Sikkim; however, we have identified the most amazing places that you should not miss during your trip. Book your Sikkim tour package today and keep us posted on your experience.
Tsomgo Lake has located 38 km away from the Gangtok city which is also the capital of Sikkim. The beautiful lake is situated between the rocky area and strident mountainous region. Covered with half snow and mountain, this location looks like a black and white scene with dim sunlight. Famous and popular hilly flowers like the Primulas, Poppies, and Irish are found in this region. You can also find huge yaks and ponies for traveling in the mountainous region.
If you are fond trekking then Yuksom is the best place that you would relax and trek. Located in the old and historic part of Sikkim, Yuksom offers a comfortable climate and unpolluted weather that will make you feel the best. There are several popular places in Yuksom like Norbugang park, Tashi tenka, Dubdi Gompa, Kathok Wodsalin, Goechala trek and many more.
If you have ever wanted to be at two locations at the same time, then Nathula Pass is one place which you can choose. Located at the height of 4310 meters from the sea level, Nathula connects India with Tibet. The Silk route to Sikkim, Tibet, and India is connected through the Nathula pass. If you stand between the Tibet and India border, you will be able to touch both countries at the same time.
Lachung, Lachen and Yumthang Valley
Located in the Northern part of Sikkim, the Lachung, Lachen and Yumthang valley is home for some of the Tibetan, Bhutan and Sikkim tribes. Beautifully connected by three cliffs, the valley offers a great tourist location for Sikkim visitors. The best places to visit near the valley are Gurudongmar Lake, Lachung Gompa, Lachung Monastery, etc.
If you have heard the statement ‘where the sky touches earth’, it is that point where you can feel like the earth is touching the sky. High on the mountain range covered with the thick and green lush forests, Ravangla offers the amazing mountain views that you can ask for. Apart from the Sunrise and Sunset, nature brings new and beautiful surprises each day.
We have found the above list of places based on our research and online reviews of the travelers. If you want to book Sikkim tour package or share your experience or add more locations to the list, please keep us posted in the comments section.