Namchi Monastery, Ralang Monastery, Tendong Hill, Samdruptse Hill

Namchi is a famous hill station town at an altitude of 1,675 meters (5500 feet) above sea level in South Sikkim district, India. Statue of Guru Rinpoche (Guru Padmasambhava) on Samdruptse hill, opposite Namchi town. The world’s largest statue of the Buddhist Padmasambhava alias Guru Rinpoche, with a height of 118 feet, is on the…

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Lachung Hill Station, Lachung Monastery, Snow Holidays

Lachung is a beautiful hill station at an altitude of 9,600 feet or 2,900 meters in North Sikkim district, India, bordering Nepal. Lachung, Sikkim. Lachung means ‘small pass’. This Himalayan town which is known for its Himalayan beauty, lies at the confluence of the river Lachen and River Lachung, tributaries of River Teesta. October to…

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Siddhesvara Dhaam at Solophok Hills

Siddhesvara Dhaam at Solophok Hills is a beautiful pilgrimage center situated at an altitude of around 5500 feet (1675 meters) above sea level in Sikkim state of India. Siddhesvara Dhaam pilgrimage center at Solophok Hills was opened in November 2011. Statue of 87 feet high Lord Shiva, situated in the main temple inside ‘Siddhesvara Dhaam’…

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