Sikkim Tour Guide, Packages, Hotel, Transport Information
Sikkim, the smallest state with the largest tourism opportunities! This is a land of monasteries, Buddha statues, green valleys, massive mountains, mesmerizing wild floral beauties with outstanding collections of orchids. You will find it hard to not fall in love with this land, with its clean and green roads, stunning valleys, white mountain tops and large meadows. The eastern Himalayan state comes with rhododendron groves and thick woodlands, orange orchards, its peaceful ambience mesmerizes all the visitors. Sikkim is the place to visit when the rest of the country suffering from the heat waves during the summer months. You will find the enlarged valleys enchanting, carpeted with different colours of Rhododendron, during summer, truly make your visit worthy.
Sikkim is famous for trekking into the Himalayas and river rafting on the Teesta and Rangit. Sikkim consists one of the two major biodiversity hotspots of India, KhanchendzungaNatuional Park, primarily home to snow leopards, wild goat, black bear, blue sheep, flying squirrels, and the famous red panda. The cultural and ethnic background of the state makes it a hub for curious tourists throughout the year, Sikkim offers diversified beauty throughout the different seasons of the year.
Best time to visit Sikkim
Most number of tourists visit Sikkim during autumn(Oct-Nov), as during this season the weather is perfect for travelling and the sky is also clear to have magnificent views of snow-capped Himalayan Peaks. However, as of other mountains, Sikkim is also enjoyable in various way, in different seasons.
- Spring (March, April & May) : If you want to witness the blooming natural beauty of Sikkim, the best season to visit would be in spring, from March to May.
- Summer (June, July & August) : Summer season is an ideal time to visit Sikkim because it is one of the best seasons for trekking holidays.
- Autumn (September, October & November) : Autumn in Sikkim is crisp and perfect. The gracefulness of autumn helps to explore the beauties of Sikkim.
- Winter (December, January & February) : Higher lands of Sikkim receives snowfall in winters (October to March), for all the snow lovers its the best time to visit.