Pelling is fast growing to be an urban settlement due to tourist influx. Situated at an altitude of 6,800 ft, it offers a good view of the entire mountain ranges and due to these locational advantages; many hotels and lodges have mushroomed in and around Pelling offering various categories of accommodation facilities. There is a […]


Perched at a height of 5,500 ft. Gangtok ‘top of hill’ lures visitor’s with its fabulous views of magnificent Mt Khangchendzonga. Its strategic location, a strong Buddhist presence and heady cultural offerings as a tempting insight into this simulating land, Sample some of its treasures before heading out of town to savour Sikkim’s other delights. […]


Home of the red panda, black khaleej peasant and the yellow-necked woodpeckers, the fascinating mountain trail up to Dzongri is a trekker’s delight. In the season, the slopes are aflame with great varieties of rhododendron. Situated at an altitude of over 3962 m, it offers the most fascinating view of the Khangchendzonga massif. Sunny, crisp […]


This was the first Capital of Sikkim. Literally means the “meeting of three great lamas” who came from Tibet and established the Nyingmapa order of Tibetan Buddhism here. The evidence of the consecration ceremony is still intact at Norbugang Chorten in the form of stone seats and a footprint of the Head Lma on a […]