Trek To Mulkharka Lake In Sikkim To Experience Snow And Greenery At The Same Time

by Sanmita A
Trek To Mulkharka Lake In Sikkim To Experience Snow And Greenery At The Same Time

Trekking is gratifying when one can experience the tranquillity of pretty landscapes and the beauty of snow-capped mountains. Spotting such locations can be a task. However, a few exist once, such as this trekking route to Mulkharka Lake in Sikkim. It lies on the Sikkim and West Bengal border. If you are the kind of traveller who looks at exploring isolated locations, then the trek to Mulkharka lake is an experience you shall look forward to –

Mulkharka Lake in Sikkim Is A Hidden Gem For Trekkers

This Mulkharka lake in Sikkim is a hidden gem for the trekking community. Plan an itinerary which has a downhill as well as an uphill trek. Begin research, select your homestay according to your budget and tastes, and set the dates. If you are in Gangtok, you can quickly get a vehicle to reach Mulkharka lake. Also, this location makes for a great weekend getaway if you are in the city for a longer time. Travellers have, over time, shared their experiences of how the snow-capped mountains look from a distance.


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Other Picturesque Lakes You Can Visit In Sikkim

Mulkharkha is a paradise for folks who love the flora and fauna. One can spot butterflies, birds, wildlife enthusiasts and so much more. The trek through Mulkharka will take you through amazing views, waterfalls, dense green forests, and deep valleys. In addition, there are a few homestays in Mulkharkha lake which can get you proper accommodation if you’re holidaying solo or even with your family. Apart from this pretty lake, the other lakes you can visit include Gurudongmar Lake, Khecheopalri Lake, Menmecho Lake, Samiti Lake etc.

How To Reach This Spot – The nearest airport to head to Sikkim is the Bagdogra International Airport.

Mulkharka Lake Sikkim
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There is more to discovering Sikkim and experience the magical touch of nature in its true glory. If you’re planning travel to Sikkim, let us know which places are in your bucket list.

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