Get close with Kanchenjunga from Pelling

Get close with Kanchenjunga from Pelling


You would not believe if we say that there is a town in India, where it does not matter about the hotel or lodge you stay. Just open the window and you will bless to witness the astonishing view of snow-capped Mt. Kanchenjunga from Pelling. Yes, we are talking about Pelling!

Pelling at the foothills of Kanchenjunga!

The name Pelling may sound foreign but it is rightly situated in our Indian state. Situated at an altitude of 7,200 feet, this town offers you to spend some wonderful and peaceful time in Sikkim.

Splendid view of Mt. Kanchenjunga!

Kanchenjunga from Pelling

It is such a peaceful town that you can even hear the baby birds chirping.

What adds to the beauty is the majestic view of Kanchenjunga. But you need to really lucky as the weather is very much unpredictable in Pelling. Also the greenery you find here and the landscapes are just unbelievable.

Would you just visit Pelling for Kanchenjunga view? Obviously not!

Khecheopalri Lake:

Khecheopalri Lake

Being one of the sacred lakes of Sikkim, the serenity of the Khecheopalri Lake is preserved by the birds. The path to the lake is lined with prayer wheels and colorful flags fly high in the wind.

Pemayangtse Monastery:

Pemayangtse Monastery

It is the second-oldest monastery in Pelling. The statue of Padmasambhava and the paintings are unique. The first floor has Buddhist idols and the second floor is magical with a model of the Heavenly Palace.

Singshore Bridge:

Singshore Bridge

The second highest suspension bridge, Singshore Bridge is 25 kilometers from Pelling. The view of Mother Nature and down the bridge will chill your senses and soul.

For more adventure!

You can go for trekking from Yuksom village.

Frolic in the waters of Kanchenjunga Waterfall

Go for local crafts shopping

Linger your taste buds with traditional Sikkimese food

Do not forget these before you go!

Wake up early to watch the sunset over the Kanchenjunga Peak

Carry enough cash

The weather is cold throughout the year so do take woolen clothes

Carry comfortable shoes to climb steep roads

Get in touch with Kanchenjunga from Pelling this beautiful yet serene places and explore the majestic beauty of Sikkim!

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