Sikkim, a Gateway to Heaven


Sikkim, the smallest state in India, has unparalleled beauty and is located in the North-eastern part of the country. You may think that the smallest state in India won’t have much to explore, but once you will visit it, you will see all your notions failing you. Sikkim will welcome you with the beautiful mountains, beautiful valleys, and landscapes that are gorgeous. No wonder that the state has been awarded many epithets and the most common is Nye-mae-el “paradise as the inhabitants call it. Visiting Sikkim will give you a chance to indulge you in the natural paradise and Sikkim tour packages are the best way to explore the beauty of Sikkim.

Though the city has abundant of places that one can visit, if you are on a short vacation, it is the best to explore the places that are of high significance. Here, we are listing the places that one shouldn’t miss if you want to explore the Sikkim in the best way.


The capital city of Sikkim, Gangtok must be visited, and there are certain reasons that will make you agree with this. The city stands on the altitude of 5,500 from the sea level. Mostly, the city is covered in clouds, when it clears out; you see the beauty of the city that is beyond words and any explanation. You can see Kanchenjunga’s rising peaks which are also the world’s third highest mountain. The city is also one of the cleanest cities and is also well- organized. There are many places that you can visit, but more than anything the weather, the scenic beauty, and the landscapes of the city will fascinate you.


You must have seen monasteries in many movies and also have read about it, but you can only feel its healing feature when you visit it. When you are visiting Sikkim, make sure you are visiting monasteries. There are many monasteries in the state, and all share the same vibes. You can sit there for hours and can feel a positive energy filling you. The beautiful architecture along with the soothing ambiance will take you to another world. Amongst all monasteries, Rumtek Monastery is the most famous one.


Pelling is another beautiful place in Sikkim and takes 3 to 4-hour drive to reach there from Gangtok. The place is famous for relishing the closer look of Kanchenjunga. There are many other places to that can be visited in Pelling like monasteries, ruins of Rabdentse, and others. You can take an overnight stay to the place or even 3 to 4 days of the tour, but make sure that you inhale the beauty of the place as the landscapes are worth capturing.


Zuluk is the least visited and less explored places in Sikkim. The place is located in the ancient “Silk Route.” The place is the best spot to take the better view of Mt. Kanchenjunga. The local people take pride in calling Zuluk their home for being a vintage place in the entire state.

Sikkim is a state that is beautiful in every aspect. One can not only fall in love with the state but would wish to spend his lifetime here far away from the city’s life.