5 Best Spots In Sikkim That Gives The Best Views Of Kanchenjunga

by Sushmita Mahanta
5 Best Spots In Sikkim That Gives The Best Views Of Kanchenjunga

The feeling associated with viewing Mt. Kanchenjunga from Sikkim is magical. Imagine taking a glance at the snow-clad beauty and its extreme elegance as it stands erect. Gorgeous with its three forks extending up to the summit, the mountain range is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and one of the most coveted mountains in India. So here are the 5 best spots in Sikkim that give you the best views of the glorious Kanchenjunga.

Kanchenjunga from Tashi View Point

One of the best spots in Sikkim which is specifically designed for viewing Kanchenjunga in all its glory is Tashi View Point. Tashi View Point is one of the most visited and most beautiful places in Gangtok. Tashi View Point gives visitors a sweeping view of the majestic snow-capped Kanchenjunga along with offering panoramic views of the whole Sikkim.

 

Green Lake, Lachung

If you travel towards north Sikkim places like Green Lake in Lachung offer great views of the Kanchenjunga mountain. The Green Lake is a spectacular lake in Lachung and also allows you to try out a little trekking amidst the lush greens. The cherry on top is the scintillating views of the great mountain range.

 

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Mangan

Mangan, which is the market center and a base town at the entry point to Lachung, also offers an astonishing view of the beautiful Kanchenjunga range. Mangan is also home to several food joints and hotels, so do not worry about your stay there!

 

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Kanchenjunga From Singhik

Singhik is considered to be the best viewpoint in Sikkim which offers marvelous views of Mt. Khangchendzonga. One of the most popular places to visit in Lachung, Singhik will also offer adventure junkies to go on short treks and enjoy the lush green surroundings. No doubt Singhik attracts a lot of tourists throughout the year.

 

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Kaluk

Kaluk is located at a distance of 103km from Gangtok and 35kkm from Pelling and offers incredible views of Mt Kanchenjunga. Once you visit Kaluk, you will have options to choose from the numerous sightseeing places in Kaluk that offer great views of the mountain range. And the best part is you can always enjoy short treks while being there.

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