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If you live in Sikkim, you will not find peace in that place. This is the place where you will truly believe in the goodness of nature and humanity. Fulfill your fascinating dreams amidst majestic mountains, panoramic views and sub-zero temperatures. Take some photos kissing in the sun while enjoying the morning bliss and admiring the dewdrops dripping from the leaves. In this article, you will understand briefly about Sikkim tourism. This is the best state you should go to after lockdown. Because such beauty cannot be missed without any reason.

This grand park is also known as Tathagata Tsal. The Buddha statue is the fourth-tallest statue in India.
Photo by Pulak Bhagawati / Unsplash

Why visit Sikkim?
This northeastern state is home to a diverse spectrum of flora and fauna, landscapes, natural wonders and ancient monuments. Gifted with a beautiful location, Sikkim is surrounded by Tibet to its north and north-east by Bhutan, Nepal to its east, Nepal to its west, and West Bengal to its south. If you really want to prepare a cocktail made of natural beauty, adventure and history, then Sikkim is definitely the best pick. Being the least populated and the second smallest Indian state, this place is a true pleasure for those seeking a private and secluded trip. If you are planning a honeymoon vacation, we bet you, Sikkim is the best option for your romantic getaway.

People and Culture of Sikkim
Befriend the warm locals in Sikkim and get to know all about the traditional Tibetan culture. Take a glimpse of authentic Tibetan culture and taste of Buddhism. Odd rituals with Thanks and Tantric objects, thigh-bone trumpets, human skulls and ancient manuscripts will definitely take you back in time. In addition, if you visit Sikkim during the months of May and June, you will be lucky enough to enjoy festivals, such as Saga Dawa, Tharu Monsoon Festival, Gangtok Winter Festival, Losar Festival, and more.

Sikkim Permit
Indian tourists are free from any permit to visit Sikkim. However, to get to Nathula Pass, Juluk, Tsomo Lake, Dongjungi and Goichala you will need to take a travel permit. But foreigners will have to get a tourist permit to visit Sikkim.

A beautiful view from your hotel room
It was taken at early morning to capture the sun's ray falling on the mountain side.
Photo by SUJOY DUTTA / Unsplash

Places to visit

Lachung valley (This place is a scenic wonder and should not be missed)
Tsomgo Lakebaba Temple
Nathula Pass
Enchery Math
Hanuman Tok
Tashi View Point
Ganesh Tok
What - Drul Choren
Rumtek Math
Zoological park
Flower show
Gurudongmar Lake
things to do
River Rafting on Teesta River
Cable car ride
Yak ride
Mountain biking
Bird watching
Hiking and more

Hope, you have read our blog on things you should be aware of before visiting Sikkim that will help you enjoy these places without any problems.

Food in sikkim
Enjoy lip-smooth food from the best restaurants in Sikkim. Freshly prepared delicious food with a perfect blend of flavors and ingredients will definitely spice up your days in Sikkim. As it is mainly influenced by the cuisine of Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet, the food in Sikkim is mostly made of rice. Don't miss treating your tongue to momos, thupka, chang and local beers.

practicing with their drum
Photo by PRATAP CHHETRI / Unsplash

Accommodation in Sikkim
Though Sikkim is full of beautiful things everywhere, but wherever you live, it adds more beauty to your vacation. There are many resorts in all the tourist places of Sikkim. However, you can choose Chumby Parvat, MG Road, Rumtek Road, Pelling and near the mountainous areas near Pemayangse Gompa, so that you can roam the state.

What are you waiting for? Book your tickets at the grandest place in the nation. We hope that this article on Sikkim tourism will definitely be an eye opener for everyone in your family. Enchanting landscapes, lush green valleys, majestic mountains, ancient lakes and breathtaking monasteries will surely put you in a sweet shock. To plan a trip to paradise land with a peaceful aura of Sikkim and to visit the vibe visit the Picuartril website. Pack in the beautiful Himalayan state and if you have any travel questions you can connect with us through WhatsApp.