Find Tourist Places in Sikkim

Sikkim is a northeastern state in India. The beautiful state is bordered by Bhutan, Tibet, and Nepal. The capital city of Sikkim is Gangtok, also the state's largest. The official languages are Nepali and English. Sikkim is the 22nd state of India and also the second smallest.

Sikkim is famous for the highest mountain in India, Kangchenjunga. The state is famous for its glaciers and alpine meadows. Nathu La is a mountain pass that connects the state with Tibet. The pass was once the part of the ancient Silk Route. The word 'Nathu' it is said, means 'Listening ears' in Tibetan! The state is world renowned for its species of Rhododendrons!

Lake Tsomgo, also known as Changu Lake is a famous tourist destination of Sikkim. This is a glacial lake that enchants visitors with its pristine natural beauty. The lake remains frozen during the winters. The surface of the lake changes colors with changing seasons. Yumthang Valley is a grazing pasture and is surrounded by the majestic Himalayas. This is also known as the 'Valley of Flowers'. The valley remains closed between December and March owing to heavy snowfall. The Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary has more than twenty-four species of the flower! No doubt, then, Rhododendron is Sikkim's state flower!

There are 42 tourist attractions in Sikkim. This is 1% of all tourist attractions listed in India. Top cities in Sikkim with popular tourist destinations are Gangtok, East Sikkim, Geyzing, Namchi and Kitam. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are nature attractions and landmarks. Then there is also museums listed in Sikkim. You may find a list of all categories of Sikkim attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of Sikkim of that type.

Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Sikkim

Visit the top tourist attractions in Sikkim. Click on a tourist attraction bellow to find the detailed information.

Related Articles

The following articles will provide you with interesting information, useful tips and insights about tourist attractions in Sikkim.

6 Ultimate Adventures You Can Only Have In Your Lifetime
Embark on a thrilling expedition to Antarctica, where you can witness breathtaking landscapes and encounter unique wildlife in one of the most remote regions on Earth. Dare to traverse the treacherous paths of the Himalayas and conquer Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, for an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime. [Read More]
Top 10 Spiritual Journeys in India
India is an interesting land that is steeped in some of the most ancient and deep-rooted religious beliefs. Indians are woven together in a common thread of well-preserved traditions and a culture that dates back to the ancient ages. If you are looking for a spiritual rejuvenation then going on a soul-stirring pilgrimage is the best way to go. Here are the top 10 spiritual journeys in India. [Read More]
Top 5 Amusement Parks in India: Thrills and Delights Await!
Discover the top 5 amusement parks in India that offer thrilling experiences and endless delights. From Mumbai's Essel World to Bangalore's Wonderla, these parks attract millions of visitors annually with their exciting rides, water adventures, and family-friendly attractions. [Read More]
India's Top 10 Most Visited Waterfalls: Unveiling the Breathtaking Beauty of Nature
Explore India's most visited waterfalls, where nature's magnificence takes center stage. From the towering heights of Jog Falls to the ethereal allure of Dudhsagar Falls, witness breathtaking cascades that captivate millions of visitors each year. [Read More]
Tips for Children's Safety on a Beach
Kids particularly love to bubble in the cool waters amidst the whirling waves! While this might sound an alarm for parents, it would indeed be unfair to deprive children from the many joys of the beach. What is important is to let them have fun while you stand guard and follow the safety tips. [Read More]

Find in Sikkim

We have tourist attractions in Sikkim in the following categories. Please click on a category to find all Sikkim attractions of that type.