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  • Tsomgo Lake

    Tsomgo Lake

    Tsomgo Lake is a two-hour drive from Gangtok on the Gangtok-Nathu La highway. About a kilometre-long and 50 metres deep, Tsomgo Lake is popular as a tourist attraction and a holy site as well. It’s encircled by lush green landscapes on all sides.

    A small Shiva ...

  • Do Drul Chorten

    Do Drul Chorten

    Arguably the most popular stupa (a dome-shaped Buddhist shrine) in Sikkim, Do Drul Chorten was built in 1945 by a Tibetan Buddhist named Trulshik Rinpoche. Surrounded by 108 prayer wheels on which Buddhist mantras have been engraved, monks and tourists swirl the wheels, which is equivalent to completing 108 beads ...

  • Rumtek Monastery

    Rumtek Monastery

    About 25 kilometres east of Gangtok and at an altitude of 5,800 feet is Sikkim’s biggest monastery, the Rumtek Monastery. Built in 1740 and rebuilt in 1979, the monastery features a golden stupa containing the relics of the 16th Karmapa, with several other sacred Buddhist artefacts. ...

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  • Nathu La Pass

    Nathu La Pass

    The views from the second highest mountain pass are absolutely stunning. It's wiser to start for the pass at the break of dawn and arrive there by morning. En route you'll come across two beautiful sights; the Jhakri Waterfalls and a stunning glacial lake called Changu (Tsomgo Lake). ...

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  • Tashiding Monastery

    Tashiding Monastery

    This 17th-century monastery at a height of 6,500 feet, is dedicated to the Nyingmapa order and is situated about 40 kilometres from Geyzing. Perched on a hillock between River Rangeet and River Rathong, you'll see many holy scriptures carved on stone plates. ...

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  • Hanuman Tok

    Hanuman Tok

    On the road to Nathu La at 7,200 feet, this temple is managed by the Indian Army. The views of Gangtok and the nearby lush hills from here are spectacular. ...

  • Banjhakri Falls

    Banjhakri Falls

    Surrounded by beautiful gardens, the waters of Banjhakri Falls are a treat to the eyes and senses. This is an ideal spot for a delightful picnic with family and friends. ...

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  • Tashi Viewpoint

    Tashi Viewpoint

    The Tashi Viewpoint is one of the best places to go to with a pair of binoculars, water and some sandwiches. From the Tashi Viewpoint, you get the perfect view of the snow covered peaks of Kanchenjunga.

    The Phodong Monastery and the Labrang Monastery are also ...

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  • Singhik Viewpoint

    Singhik Viewpoint

    Singhik is a sleepy little town in Sikkim known for its unmatched natural beauty. For tourists, Singhik is like a paradisiacal retreat from the cacophony of the cities. The Singhik Viewpoint is situated just on the wayside of Singhik and provides stunning views of Kanchenjunga and Mt Siniolchu.

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  • Seven Sisters Waterfall

    Seven Sisters Waterfall

    On the road to North Sikkim on the National Highway, you will come across one of the most picturesque and pristine waterfalls in the region called the Seven Sisters Waterfall.

    Located 32 kilometres away from Gangtok, the Seven Sisters Waterfall is an extremely captivating waterfall, which ...

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  • Kabi Longstok

    Kabi Longstok

    Located 17 kilometres from Gangtok, the historical town of Kabi Longstok is where the friendship treaty was signed between the Lepcha chief Tekung Tek and the Bhutia chief Khey Bum Sar. A stone pillar was built to mark the location of the place where the treaty was signed. You can ...

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  • Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology

    Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology

    Perched on the top of a beautiful hill, the Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology was established in 1958 to promote research into the Mahayana sect of Buddhism and Tibetan language and culture. The institute was initially known as the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology after Late Palden Thondup Namgyal (the Chogyal ...

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  • Flower Exhibition Centre

    Flower Exhibition Centre

    A beautiful tropical greenhouse, the Flower Exhibition Centre in Gangtok is a paradise for plant lovers. The location is a beautiful stretch of green and is an absolute treat to the eyes.

    This is also the venue of the famous Sikkim Flower Show, usually held around ...

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  • Tsuk La Khang Monastery

    Tsuk La Khang Monastery

    The Tsuklakhang Royal Chapel and Monastery is a palatial monastery in Gangtok. The imperial chapel of the palace is located in the palace grounds and is the centre for prayers and also has an impressive collection of Buddhist scriptures and literature.

    The walls and altars of ...

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  • Phurchachu Hot Springs

    Phurchachu Hot Springs

    Situated close to one of the four holy caves in Gangtok, Phurchachu Hot Springs are also considered to be sacred. The holy cave here is known as the Kadosangphu or ‘Cave of the occult fairies’. The water of these springs is rich in Sulphur and is believed to have medicinal ...

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  • Himalayan Zoological Park

    Himalayan Zoological Park

    The Himalayan Zoological Park is a stunning lush forest reserve that overlooks the majestic Khangchendzonga range and is spread across a total area of 230 hectares. The objective of the park is the conservation of rare and endangered species by providing them a safe and natural habitat.

  • Deer Park

    Deer Park

    Deer Park, also known as Rustamji Park, is like a sanctuary to different species of deer, which are brought from neighbouring states and other parts of Sikkim. You can also spot here other animals such as the Himalayan Bear and Red Pandas.

    Apart from the animals, the ...

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  • Saramsa Garden

    Saramsa Garden

    Established in 1922, Saramsa Garden started off as a place meant for cultivating fruit for the local colonial officers. It was later it later that it became famous for growing the medicinal plant ipecacuanha.

    But eventually the garden became orchidarium and a public recreational garden for ...

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  • Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary

    Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary

    Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary is a nature park, which houses some 40 different species of rhododendron trees.

    Surrounded by scenic mountain ranges and the charming Yumthang Chu (river) flowing through the valley, the sanctuary has a breathtaking landscape.

    The sanctuary is at ...

  • Mt Katao

    Mt Katao

    Mt. Katao, which is located near Lachung, offers breathtaking views of the surroundings. It’s a beautiful drive to reach here with waterfalls and other peaks on the way. It’s not very well known amongst tourists and maintains a very quiet and peaceful atmosphere as yet unexplored.


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  • Ganesh Tok

    Ganesh Tok

    Ganesh Tok is a small temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh, located at an altitude of about 6,500 metres above sea level.

    It is situated next to the television tower on the hillock on Gangtok–Nathula Road. This is a really tiny temple with place only for one ...

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  • Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve

    Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve

    Named after the third highest peak in the world, Mount Khangchendzonga, the biosphere reserve is surrounded by many mountains and glaciers. On its west, is Mount Khangchenjunga, towards the north are Nepal, Talung, tent peaks and the Zemu and Simyo glaciers, and other sides are covered by peaks including Pandim, ...

  • Fambong La Wildlife Sanctuary

    Fambong La Wildlife Sanctuary

    The Fambong La Wildlife Sanctuary is known for its rich variety of flora and fauna. It is home to animals such as binturong or bearcat, civet cat, Himalayan black bear and red panda. The plants in the sanctuary include bamboo, champa, ferns, katus, kimbu, oak, orchids and rhododendrons.

  • Gurudongmar Lake

    Gurudongmar Lake

    Gurudongmar Lake is a high-altitude water body, perched at an elevation of around 17800 feet in Sikkim. Owing to its altitude, it is counted amongst the highest lakes across the globe. Encompassed by snow-clad mountains, this slightly milky and emerald lake impresses visitors with its breathtaking environs.

    The lake ...

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