If you’re looking for a destination to travel to and experience the sublime beauty of nature then look no further than Sikkim as we give you the best sikkim tour packages to experience the most amazing holiday in the Northeast India! Sikkim’s scenic beauty still remains to be unexplored and untouched. The picturesque state of Sikkim is the second smallest country in the country yet so beautiful and full of hidden gems waiting to be explored and traveled to. The enchanting beauty of Sikkim will entice you enough to book one of these Sikkim tour packages and go on a holiday with your loved ones to experience pure bliss. Let’s have a look at some of the best places to visit in Sikkim that will enhance your holiday experience.

1. Gangtok

Being the capital city of Sikkim, Gangtok is nestled in the Eastern Himalayas, making it one of the most popular tourists destinations in sikkim and all of Northeast that is also highly recommended in all the magnificent Sikkim tour packages. The serene beauty of Gangtok will captivate you to stay for longer and explore the hidden gems surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Whether you are looking for a serene beauty, lush forests or glittering rivers, Gangtok has plenty of places to explore.

2. Yuksom

Located in Western parts of Sikkim, Yuksom is the origin of several enthralling treks that give you a chance to explore the hidden terrains of the majestic Himalayas or the mesmerizing Kanchenjunga and must visit if you take the Sikkim tour packages. Yuksom was once upon a time the capital of Sikkim and still holds importance in the state in terms of its scenic beauty and rustic appeal. It is also known as the meeting point of three Lamas and has recently been booming in tourism.

3. Tsomgo Lake

A visit to Gangtok is incomplete without planning to visit the Tsomgo Lake or famously known as the Changu Lake! It is located 38 km from Sikkim’s capital and is situated at an altitude of 12,400 ft and is probably one of the highest lakes in India. A visit here is a must, especially for all the adventure enthusiasts and thrill seekers. Tsomgo Lake is a day trip from Gangtok and makes for an ideal getaway destination for a weekend trip from Gangtok with family and friends. It is advisable to leave for the lake early in the morning to enjoy its mesmerizing views.

4. Nathula Pass

Famous for being once a part of the ‘Silk Route’ it has now gained a historical reference and hence, been visited by many tourists, especially those who take the Sikkim tour packages. This is one of the highest motorable passes in the world which is located at a soaring height of 4,310m above sea level. It also connects Sikkim with Tibet and is open to visitors, however, one has to obtain permission from the tourism department to visit the pass.

5. Pelling

Pelling is a destination that is a must visit if you want to get a chance to fully explore the Himalayas and the majestic Kanchenjunga peak that will enhance your holiday experience while touring Sikkim with your family and friends on your Sikkim tour packages holiday. It is located at a height of 7,200 ft above sea level and this scenic town is blessed with surreal waterfalls, lush greenery and scenic views all around you. Amongst several things to do in Pelling, you can enjoy trekking, hiking, mountain biking and the beautiful monasteries as well to unravel the local culture of Sikkim. It is best advised to travel to Pelling between the months of May and July when the temperature is moderate.

Author's Bio: 

Coming from the ‘City of Joy’, Kolkata, Simmie’s sole motto is to explore life through journeys to unexplored destinations and knitting travel stories. She believes in creating memories, eating like a local, talking to the natives, understanding their way of living and capturing their smile in her camera. Be it quaint little Himalayan villages, grand forts in Rajasthan or serene beaches in Goa or ancient temples in Varanasi, all the destinations have an untold saga, which she tries to unfold! All her journeys, new or old, are etched on the canvas of her heart like a beautiful painting. Experimenting new dishes and experiencing different cultures are some of the things she enjoys the most. It's through travelling that she derives inspiration. An ardent reader, cinema lover and a nascent photographer, she wishes to listen and discover the myriad colours and sounds of nature