Places to visit in Sikkim
The landlocked state is blessed with some of the most spectacular landscapes, flora and fauna making it a haven for adventure enthusiasts and naturalists. Sikkim is not only boasts of its enchanting beauty, but also offers an engrossing list of things to do and places as well.
Gangtok: The capital of the state of Sikkim, Gangtok is an attractive tourist destinations, reflecting a unique ambience which derives from its happy blend of tradition and modernity. Believe it or not, but resisting the alluring charm and appeal of Gangtok is almost impossible anyone!
Gangtok is the nestled in the Eastern Himalayas and is one of the kaleidoscopic tourist destination in the state. Whether you are looking for serene beauty, lush forest, gurgling rivers or mental peace, Gangtok travel packages will cuddle up your Sikkim holidays.
For the nature lovers, a holiday in this scenic city is enough to fulfill all the wishes. On the other hand, for the adventure lovers, they can enjoy cable car rides, river rafting, go for mountain biking and several other activities.
Tsomgo Lake: On a visit to Gangtok, do not miss the chance to visit the Tsomgo Lake or the Changu Lake! Located only 38km from Sikkim's capital, it lies an altitude of 12,400ft and is one the largest lakes in India. While the lake remains frozen during the winters, summer brings in magical charm and a appeal to Tsmogo. It is during this time of the year, the turquoise waters of the lake reflect the amazing views of nearby peaks and the azure sky above!
Pelling: Pelling is the destination for tourists! It is from this Sikkimese town one can have the best views of the Himalayan and these Kanchenjunga Peak, and can experience the best of their Sikkim holidays.
Located at a height of 7,200ft above the sea, the scenic town is bestowed with several waterfalls, breath-taking views, natural beauty and the adventure option like rafting, kayaking, trekking , mountain biking and several others.