Timings: Open 24 x 7 Major Airports: Bagdogra Airport Best time: October to June and Deccember (Read More)
This top tourist place in Sikkim attracts a lot of vacationers, nature lovers and soul seeking fanatics from around the globe. You can dive yourself into the religious and spiritual aura of Buddhism and do visit the monastery with colourful flags fluttering in the deep skies with all its tranquillity and holy mantras.
You can explore the unknown wilderness in the trekking activities, or you can hike up for paragliding, mountain biking, climbing and forest camping, these fun activities are going to leave you with amazement and thrill for the rest of your life.
Other attractions around the place include the Labrang Gompa which is one of the six oldest monasteries in Sikkim and has the most exquisite and intricate Tibetan and Indian Vihara style of architecture. Te Tholung Monastery located on the upper Dzongu region will leave you with sacred vibes and more belief in the holy being. The place offers you with holy scripts sacred to the spiritual and religious artifacts that will make you baffle about the great saints and the lamas. You can leisure in the in the exhibition of local handicrafts where you can shop them. The picturesque view of the Kanchenjunga mountain range from here is just breathtaking. A visit to this marvelous and charming town must be surely topping your list.
Best Time to Visit
Visit in the starting months of winter commencing from October to June. Try visiting in the month of December because there is a three-day music festival organized here with the best of exhibits of the town.
The place is open from throughout the day with all its amazement and captivating markets.
There are no entry fees charged to enter the town. You just have to paint your presence in the town.
How To Reach
The nearest rail track to the city of Pelling is the New Jalpaiguri Railway Station situated at a distance of 141.5 km and takes around 4 hours and 36 minutes to reach the valley. The nearest airport is the Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri.