About West Sikkim Tourism
Sikkim is one of the most compacted states of India but has the most beautiful mountain ranges one can see. South Sikkim is a comparatively smaller region as compared to other areas. However, it has some of the most unusual places to see and experience. Many of our previous clients wanted to visit south and west of Sikkim, but could not find an ideal package. Therefore, our agency helped them by providing offers on West and South Sikkim tour packages. Both these regions are suitable for adventurists as well as nature lovers. It is an ideal location if you want to do rafting, camping, and trekking.
If you are making a combined trip of Sikkim, Darjeeling, and Gangtok, you can visit any of these places first and then travel to the other one. However, to reduce your time and money that is involved in planning your vacation, we will guide you throughout the trip. Moreover, we can do customization to our Sikkim, Darjeeling, and Gangtok tour package according to your needs as our priority is customer satisfaction.
Sikkim is very popular for its high mountain ranges that allow you to become an adventurous person. As an adventure seeker, you’ll be able to try out various new things like angling, wildlife exploration, etc. So, if you are one of those adventures seeker and explorers, then you should pay a visit to Sikkim. We also have a Sikkim adventure tour package that allows you to do all the things available in Sikkim without any hassles.
When traveling to Sikkim, don't miss out the capital city. It is beautiful, cheerful, and covered in clouds. It is one of the famous hill stations in India. It offers a magnificent view of Mount Kanchenjunga, which is the third highest mountain in the world. Therefore, if you are thinking about to travel to this city, then we can ensure that you provide the best Gangtok tour package that you will find nowhere. We organize your vacation according to your demands and make flexible Gangtok tour packages. So, don't wait long to visit these breath-taking beautiful places. Book with us right now, as we can plan your trip correctly.
Places to Visit West Sikkim Tourism
Pelling, a beautiful town in the West district of Sikkim, is becoming the second biggest tourist destination in Sikkim after Gangtok. The main attraction of the place is the breath-taking sight of the Khangchendzonga and the neighbouring peaks. The famous Pemayangste monastery is less than a kilometre from here and is a major tourist hotspot. It also provides sites for mountain biking, rock climbing, village tours, meditations, educational studies and several other activities. The scenic town of Pelling is a perfect holiday destination for all nature lovers.
Pemayangtse Monastery is a beautiful monastery situated in Pelling in West Sikkim. It is positioned on a hilltop which overlooks the Rebdentse ruins and is built on the highest hill in the neighbouring areas. It stands out like a castle and is a sight to behold. The scenic beauty surrounding it is mesmerizing. About 2kms from Pelling, you can take a trip to the main monastery belonging to Ngingma sect which was constructed in the year 1705 AD. One of the most ancient monasteries in Sikkim, it was established by Gyalwa Lhatsun Namkha Jigme.
The capital city of the West Sikkim District, Geyzing is located at an altitude of 6,500 feet above the sea level with lofty and majestic mountains of the Himalayan range surrounding the city. The river Rangeet surges in the western part of the city. Keeping aside the scenic beauty of the nature that can be seen in this city; the many monasteries situated here make it a major tourist attraction.
One of the few unexplored villages in Sikkim, Darap has retained the pristine nature of its flora and fauna over the years. It is situated at an altitude of 1600 m and the temperature here ranges from -5 to 28 degrees.
This village is in the interiors of the Himalayan belt and only recently was it discovered and prepared for tourism. The local people known as Limboos have preserved their rich culture and traditions since ages and are extremely welcoming by nature. There are a lot of tourist-related activities that can be done in Darap village like trekking, traditional house visits, handicraft making, bird-watching and visiting the caves at Kanchenjunga National Park etc.
Yuksam is a beautiful place located in the Western region of Sikkim and the village is well known for its natural beauty. Situated near the Kanchenjunga National Park, the village of Yuksam is in the heart of mountains covered with lush green vegetation. The village provides access to the base camp of Mount Kanchenjunga. Yuksam is hence also an attractive tourist hotspot and the base camp for some of the most adventurous treks in Sikkim. There are several interesting tourist attractions that you can see here and the local cuisine of the place are a must try