Spread your wings and learn how to admire the gorgeous landscape beauty around you in Sikkim if you are looking to explore the unspoiled place for honeymoon in India. Sikkim is now becoming the most romantic Indian mountain station. It is located in northeast India and appears like a shape of a thumb. Sikkim is an unexplored nirvana for couples that must be visited on the northeast honeymoon package.
Sharing its borders with Nepal, Bhutan, and China, the culture of Sikkim is yet another intriguing thing about it. Maybe you haven’t heard about Sikkim beauty’s earlier because hill stations like Shimla, Manali, Mussoorie dominates. But for international tourists, Sikkim is one such place that gets more mileage by the foreigner tourists on their India trip.
Why International Tourists Visits Sikkim?
Around 10 million foreign tourists travel to India (as per the trusted sources) flocks to India to explore its breathtaking landscapes. Earlier, tourists used to visit Manali, Shimla, and more, but now, with the rising trend of travel blogging and travel vlogging, accessing the unexplored and unspoiled places for a honeymoon in India gets much easier. That’s the reason Sikkim came into limelight and visited by millions of international tourists for its snow-clad peaks, tropical climate, and pristine lakes.
Facts About Sikkim –
Sikkim is the second smallest state and is known for its breathtaking Himalayan landscape beauty. Plus, it is very much famous for its Kanchenjunga peak, which is the world’s third highest peak. The intriguing thing about Sikkim is that though it is a smaller state in size, there are no shortage of romantic things and experiences for couples.
However, you won’t get enough of Sikkim’s beauty and its experiences because there is more to Sikkim than only Gangtok. In this article, we are revealing you the 5 romantic spots in Sikkim that you must explore with your soulmate. Let’s get started!
Tsomgo (Changu) Lake
Listed amongst the best place in Sikkim for romance, Tsomgo (Changu) Lake is just around 40 km from Gangtok. The lake is formed because of the melting of the glaciers, and it’s the reason that it remains frozen most of the time, especially in the winters. The lake is also the route to get to Nathula Pass. Here you will see the clear views of the lakes from the nearby hill. Yak rides are considered very romantic at Tsomgo (Changu) Lake, so take a yak ride with your soulmate.
Now picture this; flowing river and the valley wrapped with eye-pleasing colorful flowers. Isn’t this sounding like a constant threat? These are the phrases used to describe the beauty of Yumthang Valley. This valley is known by the name of ‘Flower Valley”. Visit this valley throughout the year except for December to March because it’s the time when snow falls start, and the route to reach Yumthang remains closed.
The rest of the months are a great time to witness and photograph the colorful flowers. The valley is located at an elevation of approximately 12000. There is one river flows here whose name is Lachung Chu River from where the border of China is just 20 km away. So, when you are in Sikkim, make sure to take a romantic stroll amidst the colorful flowers.
Seven Sister Waterfalls
For couples, Sikkim has endless surprises. Just like its snow-capped mountains, Sikkim is also known as the waterfalls nirvana. On the route to Gangtok-Lachung highway, you will locate many other couples. Yes. This place is popular amongst the tourists because the Seven Sister Waterfalls is a seven staged waterfall that falls from the mountains. This place is enveloped with lush green surrounding views, so make sure you take your sweetheart here. It’s only 32 km from Gangtok.
If you and soulmate are adventure loving souls, then Chopta Valley is the place for you! From trekking to camping, you can enjoy these experiences while waking up with views of snow-clad peaks. Here in Chopta Valley, clouds appear like they are playing with you!
One of the most prominent monasteries in Sikkim, Rumtek Monastery, is where you will unfold great learning on Buddhism culture. It is located around 24 km from Gangtok. Pay a visit to Rumtek Monastery to unlock spiritual, positive vibrations.
So, get your booking done in advance and head to the oasis of heaven Sikkim for spending the best honeymoon time in India amidst the pristine waterfalls, snow-covered peaks, religious monasteries, and more!