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Zuluk

At a height of about 10,000 feet above mean sea level, Zuluk is yet to be explored to its potential. An integral part of historical Silkroute, Zuluk offers stunning view of the Eastern Himalayas including Mt. Kanchenjunga. The 32 hair pin turns, in a stretch of 91 Km from Gangtok and 23 Km from Nathang …

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Akkar Bridge

The 2 x 77 meter span cable stayed bridge over river Rangit in Jorethang is being supported by a Single tower. Constructed in 1988, the bridge has the distinction of being the first cable stayed bridge in India. Located at a distance of 29 Km from Kalimpong Town of Gangtok, the bridge is 11.10 meter …

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Borong and Ralang Cha – Chu natural spas

The natural hot water springs are believed to have curative powers to skin disease, pains etc.. Located at a distance of 7 Kms apart, Borong and Ralang hot water springs can be reached by motorable road or by trekking via Maenam from Ravangla. Visitors willing to stay for longer duration can find accommodation in temporary …

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Cholamu Lake

World’s 14th highest fresh water lake at a height of nearly 17490 feet above mean sea level is located in North Sikkim. As per extant rule no foreign nationals are allowed to visit the lake owing to security reason being in near proximity to Tibet border excepting certain exceptional cases. Indian nationals are required to …

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Gurudongmar Lake

At a height of nearly 5430 m above mean sea level, Gurudongmar Lake is one of the highest fresh water lake in the world. Located at a distance of 67 Km from Lachen, the lake is considered sacred by Buddhist and is named after Guru Padmasambhava, the founder of Tibetan Buddhism. Sprawling over an area …

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Yuksom

The erstwhile capital of Sikkim, Yuksom is famous for Dubdi monastery established in 1701 and finds significant reference by Bhutia tribal community of Sikkim. Home to Khangchendzonga National Park, Yuksom also houses villagers who strongly deserves applaud for their significant role in promoting eco-tourism and preservation of biodiversity of Rathong Chu valley. Located at a …

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Parbateyswar Shiva Temple

Parbateyswar Shiva Temple is an ancient temple of Lord Shiva which is located on a hilltop with limited exposure. However, thousands of devotees throng in to the temple during mid July – mid August i.e. in the month of Sawan as per Hindu Calendar to seek blessings of almighty Lord Shiva.

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Lampokhari

Also known as Aritar Lake, Lampokhari is located on a hilltop at a height of nearly 1400 meters above mean sea level. With a dimension of 350 meter by 70 meter, the lake carves a boot shape. Lampokhari is considered as one of the oldest lake in Sikkim. Concerned authorities have taken care of to …

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