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Scenic Captures of Sikkim

By Prashant

Nestled amidst the Himalayan terrains of India, Sikkim provides spectacular vistas of nature, culture, temples and art. The mountain ranges provide some of the best mountain views such as the summit of the world's third highest peak, the Kangchenjunga.

The state has destinations for every kind of travel from adventurous escapades to spiritual quests. Places such as Yumthang offer many trekking trails, while hill station like Gangtok offer a unforgettable and memorable vacation. Here are some beautiful photos for travellers to visit Sikkim.

Yumthang Valley, Yumthang
  

Yumthang Valley, Yumthang

Serene view of the valley.

Photo Courtesy: Pradeep Kumbhashi

Yumesamdong, Yumthang
  

Yumesamdong, Yumthang

A beautiful view of the valley.

Photo Courtesy: Sunil

 

Rumtek
  

Rumtek

Wall paintings at Rumtek Temple.

Photo Courtesy: flowcomm

 

Namchi
  

Namchi

Statue of Guru Rinpoche.

Photo Courtesy: Sudarsan Tamang

 

Namchi, Sikkim
  

Namchi, Sikkim

Another view of the statue.

Photo Courtesy: Stefan Krasowski

 

Dubdi Monastery,Yuksom
  

Dubdi Monastery,Yuksom

Serene view of the monastery.

Photo Courtesy: Dhillan Chandramowli

 

Kartok Monastery, Yuksom
  

Kartok Monastery, Yuksom

A view of the monastery.

Photo Courtesy: Dhillan Chandramowli

 

Tashiding Monastery, Yuksom
  

Tashiding Monastery, Yuksom

The chortens of Tashding Gompa.

Photo Courtesy: fabulousfabs

 

Kanchenjunga
  

Kanchenjunga

A mesemerising view of the peak.

Photo Courtesy: ashokboghani

 

Tsongmo Lake, Gangtok
  

Tsongmo Lake, Gangtok

Exhilarating view of the lake.

Photo Courtesy: Ravinder Singh Gill

 

Gurudongmar Lake, Gangtok
  

Gurudongmar Lake, Gangtok

A serene view of the lake.

Photo Courtesy: Sivakumar

 

Teesta River
  

Teesta River

A beautiful view of the river surrounded by snow-clad mountain.

Photo Courtesy: Sudipto Sarkar

 

Nathu La Pass
  

Nathu La Pass

A view of the pass on Indo-China border.

Photo Courtesy: Shayon Ghosh

 

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