The magnificent north eastern Indian state Sikkim lies at foothills of Eastern Himalaya circumvented with international borders of Nepal, China and Bhutan. The 2nd smallest and the least populated Indian state is renowned for its beautiful views of Kanchenjunga, India’s highest peak and largely biodiversity conservation. Gangtok is the largest and capital city of Sikkim which drew in attention of tourists all over the world for its magnificent monasteries and snow capped Himalayan views. Darjeeling is a district of Indian state west Bengal, being a largest black tea producer of India it gives a spectacular views of Kanchenjunga, the toy train running between New Jalpai Guri and Darjeeling is the major attraction of Darjeeling tourism providing hypnotic hill side views and deep valleys amidst lush greenery comprises of oak and sal.
Because of the proximity of Sikkim-Gangtok-Darjeeling, tourists generally include all these three destinations in their itineraries. Loads of ancient temples, holy churches, great Himalayan passes, hypnotic monasteries and glittering lakes are the major attractions of these places. Some of the main attractions are- Rumtek Monastery, Nathu la Pass, Hanuman Tok, Khecheopalri Lake, Phodong Monastery, St. Theresa Church, Tsomgo Lake, Solophok Chardham, Yumthang Valley, Buddhist Circuit, Darjeeling Tea Gardens, Toy Train, Waterfalls, St. Andrew Church and Kirateshwar Mahadev Temple. Besides all these places there is much more to explore in northeast.
All these three destinations are interlinked with well connected roads. The nearest Airport to Sikkim-Gangtok-Darjeeling is Bagdogra International Airport (code-IXB), the nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri and the nearest Bus terminal is siliguri.
There are loads of beautiful destinations which can be explored while you are in north-east, if you are willing to go internationally then fascinated Bhutan, Enchanting Nepal and Peaceful Tibet is waiting for you. Domestically you can travel for state of seven sisters’ and West Bengal.
The places in north east facilitate you with all luxurious amenities comprises of comfy stay, delicious delicacies, Ac/Non-Ac cabs and the rich crowded market places like mall roads and shopping complexes. The hotel ranges up to 5 stars.
Panormic views of Himalaya
Tea Garden Estates