Isikkim, the land the indigenous call "paradise" is true to its name. a tiny state perched in the north eastern territory, sikkim is a force to be reckoned with.
snow clad mountains & high altitude lakes to rhododendron forests, sikkim has gained notoriety among its seven sisters as one the "best places to visit"
so come along as we take you across our "home". dates :
29th march - 4th april (4 seats left)
4th - 10th april (9 seats left)
places covered :
gangtok : state capital
north sikkim : crown jewel (lachen/gurudongmar lake/lachung/yumthang/zero point)
east sikkim : india - china border (nathula pass/ tsongmo lake)
day 1: bagdogra airport/njp to gangtok.
day 2: gangtok sightseeing.
day 3: nathula pass / baba mandir /tsongmo lake.
day 4: gangtok to lachen.
day 5: lachen to gurudongmar & then proceed to lachung.
day 6: lachung to yumthang valley then further to zero point & back to gangtok in the evening.
day 7: leave for siliguri. the trip ends here.
the festival called somavati yatra also called bhandara (turmeric) festival dedicated to god khandoba.the god of shephard and god of all community's. i captured this photo when lord khandoba's palkhi heading towards the karaha river for holy bath in the presence of lakhs of yellow devotees.
picture credit: @pramod_kumbhar_
curated by : @parth_khatri