A honeymoon is a lifetime memory. Hence, it has to be special. Mountainous regions or hill stations are all-time favorite honeymoon destinations. India is a hotspot of hill stations. And here lies the incredibly beautiful mountainous state of Sikkim. This northeast Indian state has many hill stations to offer.
To make newlyweds’ romantic trips fulfilling, there are Sikkim honeymoon packages. All types of holiday packages for the Sikkim tour are in demand. Besides a promising sightseeing tour, one such itinerary ensures accommodation, transfer, meals, adventure sports, etc.
This blog gives insights into five top-notch locations in Sikkim for honeymooners. Let’s dive into it:
Lying in the Namchi district at an elevation of 8000 feet, Ravanlga is a small, alluring town, that gives you pristine views of the Mighty Himalayan Ranges. Ravanlga is one of the treasure troves of Sikkim and is emerging as a prominent tourist spot in the southern part of the state, which is about 49 km from Pelling, 68 km from Gangtok, and 25 km from Namchi.
Witness the mind-stirring view of Mount Kanchenjunga, Siniolchu, Kabru, and Pandim from Ravangla. Relish the finest flavor of Temi Tea Garden-produced tea. Explore places like Buddha Park, Doling Gompa, Ralong Hot Springs, Ralang Monastery, Bon Monastery, Maenam Hill, Kheunpheling Carpet Centre, Rayong Sunrise Point.
#2 Nathula Pass
Nathula Pass lies scenically in eastern Sikkim. This location is about 56 km from Gangtok, at a height of 4310 m. on the Dongkya Range, which links Sikkim to Tibet’s Autonomous Region of China. This iconic, snow-laden destination is a tourist hotspot. And it’s adventure lovers’ one of the choicest places in India.
Enjoy the breath-taking sights of the Chumbi Valley of Tibet from Nathula. Nathula Pass is a popular location on Sikkim Silk Route, where only SUV vehicles can drive the roads here. Plan your trip to Nathula Pass except for Monday and Tuesday. Indulge in the beauty of the mountain breeze and its unmatched beauty.
Located in the Gyalshing district in West Sikkim, Pelling is a lovely, thrilling Himalayan hill station at a height of 1800 m. Besides offering wonderful sightseeing and a mountainous backdrop, the region offers exclusive trekking delights.
Pemayangtse Monastery, Rimbi Waterfall, Sangachoeling Monastery, Kanchenjunga Fall, Tashiding Monastery, Khecheopalri Lake, Singshore Bridge, Darap Village, Changey Waterfall, Rabdentse Ruins, Kanchenjunga National Park are some incredible places in and around Pelling. Pelling Sywalk is next to Sangachoeling Monastery giving you the utmost thrills.
#4 Gurudongmar Lake
Sikkim’s highest lake at a height of 5,154 m., Gurudongmar Lake lies picturesquely in the Mangan District. This pristine lake seems to be heaven on earth. This extremely high-altitude lake is close to the Tibetan and Chinese border to the north of Sikkim and is considered sacred by Hindus, Buddhists, and Sikhs.
The peak season for Gurudongmar Lake exploration is March to June. During the months of November to February, this snow-laden lake experiences heavy cold and snowfall and remains frozen, when the temperature tends to drop at -20 degree Celcius. You might book one of the Sikkim Honeymoon packages atreasonable costs.
Sikkim’s capital Gangtok is perhaps the most-visited location in the state. Spreading over an area of 19.2 km sq. at a height of 1650 m., Gangtok lets you experience both natural splendor and city vibes. Local sightseeing here includes MG Marg (main pedestrian road), Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok, etc.
Rumtek Monastery, Enchey Monastery, Shiv Mandir, Baba Mandir, Hanuman Tok, Do Drul Chorten, Nathula Pass, Tsomgo Lake, Ranka Monastery are the best sightseeing spots in Gangtok. Visit these mind-blowing Sikkim honeymoon places and turn the journey into the sweetest memory of a lifetime.