Luxuriantly forested, plummeting mountain valleys scattered with rice terraces and Buddhist monasteries, the snow-capped Himalayas and endless array of flora and fauna offer a magical wonderland of spectacular natural beauty. Called by many names like, ‘The paradise', 'The new house' and 'The hidden valley of rice'; Sikkim’s crowning glory is the Mt. Kanchenjunga - the third highest mountain in the world.
An organic, green and pollution Free State has a very rich Culture, traditions, heritage and strong commitment to Eco-tourism & Wildlife.
Sikkim has much to offer all her visitors. Ranging from Adventure Tourism; Wellness, Health, Yoga, Herbal and medical tourism; Religious, culture, Heritage and pilgrimage Tourism; tourists have numerous picks to choose from to visit, depending upon the number of days one stays. In and near Gangtok one finds Nathula Pass, Tsomgo Lake & Ranka Monastery worth a watch. Aritar boasts of Kali Khola Falls, Aritar Gumpa Monastery & Changey Waterfall, Pelling has the mighty Kanchenjunga Falls and the Rabdentse Ruins. Lachungg- Yumesamdong (Zero Point) and Yumthang Valley are places not to be missed.
From popular home stays where one can get a firsthand experience of rural Sikkim to endless possibilities for adventure sports, the State is naturally gifted having all sorts of destinations and circuits required for the tourists.