As Jane Austen rightly said, “What are men to rocks and mountains?”
Lose yourself amongst the towering mountains of Sikkim, and unravel yourself amidst the beautiful mountain roads. The landlocked state is known for its beautiful landscapes, flora and fauna and diversified culture. Lying at an elevation of 8,586 meters, the state’s highest point is the summit of Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak of the world. A visit to Sikkim will bring you close to many hill tribes and their tradition. Feel the cool morning breeze greet you, breathe in the fresh air and rejuvenate yourself, body and soul. Don’t just travel, live their life.
Sikkim has a lot to offer to a discerning traveler. The Land of Monasteries, Gangtok being the capital of the North Eastern state also holds the record of having the maximum number of monasteries in the world. The YumthangValley which is also known as the Valley of Flowers is considered as a pilgrimage visit for nature lovers and botanists in India. Trekking in Goecha La, river rafting on the Teesta, bird watching in Kewzing, or taking yak rides near Tsomgo Lake, Sikkim is paradise for the traveler. One can also do Mountain Biking from Gangtok to Rangpo to satisfy one’s adventurous needs.
The Lachen and Lachung Monastery is a place of solace and tranquility while Pelling will take your breath away with the magnificent views of snow clad mountains. The terraced hillside fields of paddy and corn and impressive waterfalls make this destination an ideal one.
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