Sikkim


9 things about Sikkim nobody tells you

Sikkim, the least populated state in India, located amidst the Himalayas, bordered by Bhutan to the east, Nepal to the West, West Bengal to the south and Tibet to the North is perhaps one amongst the most…


Seeking the Sacred Mountain

The Himalayas are to other mountains what wild animals are to those kept penned in a zoo. Vast and solid though they are, they have a curious insubstantiality, the ability to lose themselves behind clouds,…


The High Road in Sikkim

The herders sauntered down the trail toward us, a single black yak lumbering in front of them. They wore faded jackets and grimy rubber boots. Daggers in leather sheaths dangled from their belts. Dhan Bahadur…


Famous Foods of Sikkim

People of Sikkim are mostly the rice lovers. Meat and other dairy products are also consumed. Sikkim has its own unique specific cuisine and food recipes. Here food habits have evolved from experiments from generations…





Sikkim Travel Guide by Baichung Bhutia

Sikkim might be one of the smallest states in India, but offers a wide enough range of destinations and activities to launch a thousand trips. While views of Mt. Kanchenjunga — the third highest mountain in the…