Sikkim Tourism (Green Lake) | Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Sikkim

Sikkim, the beautiful state of northeast India is one of the best tourist spots to visit in your lifetime. The soothing weather, the natural beauty, efficient hospitality, sub-tropical climate, the ambiance that gives a glimpse of hilly life, the uniqueness of regional culture, the biodiversity here are some of the reasons you would love to experience and make memories with.

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Sikkim Tourism (Green Lake)

This state is a host to Kanchanjunga hill. Sikkim shares borders with Tibet, Bhutan, and China. This is the smallest and most populous country in India. Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim is an amazing place itself. Prior to independence, the Namgyal dynasty ruled over Sikkim.
 

 

Best Time to visit

Five seasons- summer, spring, autumn, monsoon, and winter is experienced here. AMong which winter is predominant. Sikkim’s climate ranges from sub-tropical to tundra (from south to north). The average temperature remains between 28°C to 18°C.

The Sikkim tourism suggests travelers visit here between either March-May or between October to mid-December. In order to witness Sikkim’s blooming natural beauty, Springtime is the best season when you pack your bag and start a journey to this place

Ticket charges

The tour package of Sikkim is always between 24,000 INR to 32,000 INR in any package for flight journey.
Train Tickets are available within the range of Rs. 635 to Rs. 1705
 
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Nearest significant places

Tsomgo Lake

This lake is a water body and made of a glacier. You can’t miss visiting here while traveling to Sikkim. The prime attraction of Sikkim Changu lake is located at an altitude of 12310 feet and 38 km from Gangtok.

Nathula Pass

This is a great place for the trekking enthusiast with a location position of 14140 feet. Border trade market, Sherathang is a popular place to buy Tibetan items at a cheap rate.

Yumthang Valley of Flowers

At the bank of the Teesta river the grazing yaks, the undulating meadows, hot spring amid the mountain peaks position- this valley is a must-visit.

Gurudongmar Lake

This lake is considered holy by Buddhists, Hindus, and Sikhs. This one of the highest lakes of India and the world is named after Guru Rinpoche, the founder of Tibetan Buddhism.

Lachung

The small town is situated with magical natural beauty beside the Lachung river. Lachung offers a captivating view of mountains. There is Yumthang valley where you can enjoy a chilly atmosphere. The warm water of the river is sulfur riched with recuperating & restorative properties.

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Pelling

One must visit Pelling to have scenic beauty, waterfalls. Adventure lovers can enjoy trekking and bike riding here. Some here the oldest monasteries of Sikkim are located here.

Ravangla

This is one of the most the best places to visit. This place has a paradise for bird watchers. Some rarest and endangered species of birds are found here. You can catch up with a dark-throated thrush, blue whistling thrush, cuckoos, babblers here.

Rumtek Monastery

An ode to the Buddhist culture, this monastery is known as dharma chakra center. It remains open from 9 to 6 pm. A perfect place to attain mental peace. The spiritual appeal offered by this place is something that should not be missed.

Yuksom and Teesta river, Khangchendzonga India National Park, Enchey Monastery, Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical garden, Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park, Singalila National Park, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Bakthang Waterfall, Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, Banjhakri Falls & Energy Park, Singshore Bridge, Zuluk are some of the most significant places worth visiting during a tour to Sikkim.
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The best thing about the place

Sikkim’s people consist of 3 ethnic groups- Bhutia, Lepcha, Nepali. Different hues community intermingle well in Sikkim and constitute a homogenous blend. Buddhist monasteries, Hindu temples, churches, mosques coexist altogether in Sikkim. This myriad culture created a quintessential flavor here besides preserving the regional uniqueness.

Sikkim, due to its geographical position, encompasses an astonishing range of pristine scenic beauty of Himalaya. Here you will get to see plenty of dazzling waterfalls, forests, Buddhist gompas of Tibetan style, alpine meadows with rhododendron flowers welcoming you throughout your journey.
 
Sikkim is an enormously attractive hilly area to grab the attention of any nature lover. This place is a great photography destination. You will get grand views of hills, lakes, and even man-made cottages. The Himalayan Zoological Park is where you will get to see a variety of nature’s creations.
One of the few places in India to witness yearly snowfall.

Residents of this state enjoy pleasant, soothing weather throughout the year. Here temperature never rises above 28 degrees.
 

Where to stay

Author By – Bhaswati SahaBhaswati is a Creative Content Writer at Amazing Electronics. 

She is an excellent singer as well. 
She loves to read, write, and learn new things in her leisure time. 
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10 thoughts on “Sikkim Tourism (Green Lake) | Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Sikkim”

  1. Useful information for travel freaks like me, in my past life I lost tha chance to visit Sikkim due some reason but after reading such lovely blog I plan to Sikkim as soon as possible after this pendamic….. Once thanks for such lovely blog.

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