Travelling is the not on everyone’s favorite list but when you come across such pictures which grabs your attention with their mesmerizing look and sometimes it surely takes you to the ride of heaven and these pictures are like heaven on earth and you should definitely add them on your bucket list.
Altitude: 7000 ft + Look at the image. Mouthwatering. At the distance of 3 hours from Gangtok, Zuluk restricts a lot of visitors on the basis of a permit which needs to be taken before your visit. This permit is easily available from a place called as Rangli. Zuluk was once used by traders traveling through Tibet Jelep-la which is now a popular tourist destination.
Altitude:13,500 ft Nathang Valley is also known as Gnathang Valley, Nathang Valley is a renown plateau in east Sikkim. It is flanked by mountains on all sides; being the highest place to be at in the Indian territory of the old silk route. January to April watches layers of thick snow, making it a cold deserted part of Himalayas. This place is 60 km from Gangtok. Another incredible place in India.
Altitude: 7686 ft Padamchen is as beautiful as its name. It is a small village that catches everyone’s attention because of its sylphlike beauty; Padamchen invites people because of its Bengal weather all around the year. The closeness of silk route can be observed from here, since it is just 10 km from Zuluk. This place is heaven for bird watching.
Four Lake Point ( KupKup Lake , Green Lake & Jorpokahri Lake )
Altitude: 13600 ft Gorgeous is the word. Could you agree to the fact that a barren land entails so much beauty? This land has these four major lakes, stretching in line within the dotted trail of horizon. It begins from Jorpokahri Lake ( which is twin), proceeding towards Green Lake which is right in the middle and then KupKup Lake at the end. So good.
Eagle’s nest bunker
Altitude: 13700 ft. The Himalayas is indeed the most beautiful creation of god after women. If you want to have a tete-a-tete affair with the eastern Himalayas, then this is the place for you. This place is the middle of everywhere and you can have a bird’s eye view from the top of this abandoned army land. Watching the sunrise from here will be one of the best experience of your life.
Altitude:12500 ft Mesmerizing, isn’t it? If you really need to see how Mt. Kanchenjunga looks like from the top, with its allied peaks that are weaved alongside as if someone has hand carved them, then Tukla Valley is the place to be. The valley turns red due to flowers, but otherwise, it is mostly covered under snow.
Altitude: 12400 ft. We need not say much about this lake since nothing can decipher the beauty that it possesses. Changu lake is one of the most majestic and spectacular landscapes of Sikkim. This place remains completely frozen during winters. Do visit this place the next time you are in India.
Altitude: 13999 ft Mornings here are divine. It seems as if the god himself gives the morning kiss to this place. Connecting Lhasa to India, Jelepala Pass is another known pass of the Indian terrain maintaining close ties with Tibet. The name Jelepala means “ The lovely level pass“, with rhododendrons blooming in the springtime. Travelers are sure to have a sybaritic experience at this place.
Altitude: 4600 ft And finally, Lampokhari Lake. No wonder it is one of the oldest natural formed lakes in the entire vicinity. It is 1120 feet long and 240 feet wide, Bengal and surrounded by pine trees. For much delight, a pathway has been recently constructed around the lake so that tourist can make the most of their journey.