Amazing Sikkim; the Gift of the Himalayas

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Cradled in the lap of the Himalayas, the North Eastern state of Sikkim takes the pride of being one of the most popular and gorgeous places to visit in the entire country. Though the second smallest state in India, it welcomes all its visitors with its astounding beauty, diverse culture, evergreen charm and warm hearted locals.

Sharing national boundary with West Bengal and international boundary with countries like Tibet and Bhutan, Sikkim tourism is one of the most famed and acclaimed in the country. Nestled in the lap of the mighty Himalayas and blessed with an evergreen charm, Sikkim tour packages offer a vivid range of options to the visitors to the state.

Owing to the Himalayas, Sikkim tourism offers several enthralling treks like Sikkim Darjeeling Kanchendzonga Trek, Uttarey Singalila Trek, Yuksom Dzongri Trek, Sikkim Green Lake Trek, Yuksam Goechala Trek, Yambong Singalila Trek, Goechala Kasturi Trek and several others. The fascinating mountains and peaks around Sikkim also makes it an ideal destination for other adventure sports like white water rafting, paragliding, mountaineering, mountain biking, cable car rides, camping and hiking expeditions.

Sikkim tourism

For the leisure and history seekers, the rich culture and traditional values serve as a major attraction point. It is in this state, one can get to know and learn more about the spiritual values of Buddhism and its religious essence. Several monasteries and Buddhism learning centres within the Sikkim tour packages open the doors for the visitors.

Lakes in Sikkim are also known for their alluring charm, enchanting appeal and sanctity. Jotted with an array of such lakes, most of these lakes are located miles and miles above the sea level and are also acclaimed amongst the highest lakes in the world. Some of the must visit lakes included in the Sikkim tour packages are Tsomgo, Menmecho, Khecheopalri, Karthok, Green Lake, Samiti , Tso Lhamu, Lakshmi Pokhari and Gurudongmar.

Visit this gorgeous state in any season or with anyone, you will always be captivated with its pictorial beauty! Visit its many different monasteries, participate in any of the adventure activities or make it to its wildlife sanctuaries, parks and vibrant gardens to witness its mesmeric charm. Also, while opting for Sikkim tourism, do not forget to spend some days in the local homestays; these stays will not only introduce you with Sikkim’s rustic charm, but will also get you closer to its roots and cultures.

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