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SIKKIM & DARJEELING

Exploring the Charm of Sikkim and Darjeeling

Nestled in the lap of the Eastern Himalayas, Sikkim is a serene and picturesque state in northeastern India. Known for its stunning landscapes, vibrant culture, and rich biodiversity, Sikkim offers a tranquil escape for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. The state is home to the majestic Kanchenjunga, the third-highest peak in the world, and boasts a range of attractions including lush green valleys, alpine meadows, and ancient monasteries. The capital city, Gangtok, serves as a hub for tourists, offering a blend of modern amenities and traditional Sikkimese culture.

Just a few hours’ drive from Sikkim lies Darjeeling, a charming hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal. Famed for its world-renowned tea plantations, Darjeeling offers breathtaking views of the Himalayas, including the Kanchenjunga range. The town is also known for its colonial-era architecture, vibrant local markets, and the historic Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With its cool climate, scenic beauty, and rich cultural heritage, Darjeeling remains a beloved destination for travelers seeking both relaxation and adventure in the mountains.

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Tour details

  • Tour Type Explore
  • Categories Destination
  • Capital Gangtok
  • Language Hindi, English
  • Currency INR Rupees
  • Time Zone UTC+05:30
  • Drives on the Left
  • Calling code +91