Sikkim is a very unique and peaceful place and if you want a break from your daily routine and hustle from your life Sikkim is the best place to visit. If you are a nature-loving person, Sikkim is the best place to visit because  Almost 35% of the state is covered by the Khangchendzonga National Park – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Not only Sikkim is also famous as a honeymoon destination because it’s a peaceful state with no rush and chaos you can simply enjoy all the adventurous sports with your partner with a beautiful place to visit. It is also a very religious place and has different languages and cultures. 

There are several things that can be done in Sikkim and some of them are listed below.

 

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THINGS TO DO IN SIKKIM

 

1.Yak Ride – Changu Lake

It is the most popular tourist destination in Sikkim and is also known as Tsomgo Lake. In Sikkim, you can have the most offbeat experience. You will also get a chance to ride a yak. Yak is one of the peaceful and beautiful animals there and the experience that you will get there will be worth it. This Yak ride in Changu Lake is one of the Best things to do in Sikkim.

2.Helicopter Ride – Gangtok Valley

Sikkim valley has a great view and it is something that you should not miss. The helicopter ride takes you up and gives a beautiful and mesmerizing view from there. With the river running below and the mountains touching our feet, that beauty we get is something that is worth it.

3.Prayers at Ravangla Buddha Park

Ravenglass Buddha Park is basically a spiritual Hub and it has a large number of tourists every year. A number of places take place in this temple and it is a very religious place. There are also meditation facilities which are available in this park and as soon as you visit this park you will feel very close to nature and peacefulness. This is also one of the best things to do in Sikkim.

4.Goechala Trek – Base Camp Yuksom

This trek is one of the challenging treks all over India but the experience that you will have here will last with you forever. This trek has many rewards for its beautiful trek and view. Apart from that, when you reach the height of 15000 feet at the end of the trek you will be blown away by the sight of Mt. Kanchenjunga.

5.Gondola Ride – Gangtok

This Gondola Ride is one of the most exciting things everyone can enjoy despite their ages. If you are in that cabin you can simply enjoy the view and its beauty.

6.Hand Gliding – Yumthang

One of the most thrilling and the best things to do in Sikkim is Hang gliding. Sikkim is one of the cities which is famous for adventurous sports. The fun is that even if you had not done gliding before you can still enjoy the sport with the experienced pilot.

7.Zuluk

Zuluk is tucked at the height of 10,000 feet in the parts of East Sikkim and is one of the most beautiful places there. The place has a great wildlife sanctuary with talks. Himalayan bears, wild dogs, deers, etc. March is the perfect time to visit Zuluk. This is a place which has fewer tourist activities but if you are someone who loves to explore this is the best place for you.

8.Dzongri Trek – Base Camp Yuksom

The best adventurous thing to do in Sikkim is Dzongri Trek. The Dzongri trek starts from Yuksom and it is a long trek. The trek is located at 4200m and the view from the top is heavenly

Things to do in Sikkim Gangtok.

1. Go river rafting at   Teesta River.

 Rafting at Teesta River is the most adventurous and the best thing to do in Sikkim Gangtok. The river is all surrounded by dense forest and the view is breathtaking.

2. Paragliding.

Paragliding is also one of the best adventurous sports to do in Sikkim Gangtok because the birdy eye view that you will get is very fancy and stunning. This sport is completely safe and especially all the flights are organized and you will also have certified pilots with you. So all the precautions will be taken so that you can have the best experience of your life.

3. Take a cycling tour.

This is the best thing to do in Sikkim Gangtok especially for the people who love cycling. The route is amazing and the weather is also quite pleasant. Breath is the alpine air with the beautiful monasteries on its way is the experience that everyone should have in their lifetime.

4. Picnic at the Seven Sisters Waterfalls

This is awesome and the best thing to do in Sikkim Gangtok because Seven Sisters Waterfalls, a magnificent cascade of water that topples down the rock face in three distinct tiers, and it’s beautiful to watch.

5.Drive through the Nathu La Pass

It is a border trading post between China and India part of the ancient Silk Road and one of the most stunning motorable roads in the country. It is cold up there in Nathu La Pass but the view is worth watching and this was The best thing to do in Sikkim Gangtok.

6. Enjoy the sunset at Tashi Viewpoint

One of the most touristy things and the best thing to do in Sikkim Gangtok is Tashi Viewpoint because you can catch mesmerizing views of the mighty Kanchenjunga.

Things to do in Sikkim In March

March is the best time to visit Sikkim because the climate is pleasant. If you want to experience the natural beauty and see all the flowers and the wildness march is the best time to visit Sikkim. Almost all the places in Sikkim are best in March but the top 5 things to do in Sikkim In March and the best places to visit are-

1.Eastern Himalaya(Darjeeling, Pelling, Gangtok & Kalimpong)

This 7 days Himalayan tour visits Darjeeling, Pelling, Gangtok, and Kalimpong. The view from the train is breathtaking and you will have a wonderful experience by just simply sitting on the train. You will learn a lot about Buddhist culture, religion. It also has various malls and restaurants on its way. And this train ride is one of the best things to do in Sikkim in March because the weather is also quite pleasant.

2.Sikkim and Darjeeling

If you want to visit a  hill station and enjoy the natural beauty Gangtok is the place for you. It has mountains, hills, rivers and a pleasant climate especially catching a glimpse of the majestic Kanchenjunga which is the third-largest peak in the world. Moreover, in March all the best places and activities are open, which is the best thing to do in Sikkim in march.

3.Cultural Tour of Sikkim (7 Days)

This is basically a 4 days trip in which you will get to explore various gardens and monasteries and will learn more about Sikkim culture and religion. If you are an explorer then this is one best thing to do in Sikkim in march.

4.GoechaLa trek in Sikkim

The GoechaLa trek in Sikkim is one of the highest mountain treks and is one of the pleasing destinations situated at the range of Himalayan. The streak route is amazing and trekking is one of the best things to do in Sikkim in march.

5.Gangtok Day Tours

The one thing that Sikkim is mostly famous for is Gangtok Day Tours. This is one of the best things to do in Sikkim in March.

Best time to visit Pelling Sikkim

Zero Point Sikkim 

1.How to reach Zero Point Sikkim

You can reach there by airways, railways from any point in the country. Bring all your necessary information like cards, photographs, etc with you because it may be required. The journey to the Zero Point in Sikkim is truly a journey to Paradise and the locals believe that it ends the search for spirituality and self-discovery. The high passes and the altitude makes the journey tough and only the courageous can pass through it and enjoy all the wonders which this lovely locality possesses. All the tiring and knee-breaking treks throughout the way are compensated by a heavenly view.

2.Best time to visit Pelling Sikkim.

Any time of the year is the best time to visit  Pelling Sikkim. The ideal time for a visit is from mid-February to May and from September to December. The peak winter months of January till mid-February are cold but with plenty of warm clothes, traveling here can be lots of fun!

3.Silk Route Sikkim Best time to visit Pelling Sikkim.

You can visit the silk route at any time but the best time to visit Pelling Sikkim is the months of May and October when the climate is perfectly pleasant. They are basically the peak season to visit by tourists.