Sikkim Tour: 4 places famous for couples

Couples often come here to spend romantic time with their soulmate in the lap of nature and start their new life.

GANGTOK- Sikkim, a small state in the North East situated in the Himalayan hills, is a naturally beautiful and serene place which is very much liked by honeymoon couples. Couples often come here to spend romantic time with their soulmate in the lap of nature and start their new life. Every moment spent there becomes memorable.

Although there are many places to visit in Sikkim, but if you want to enjoy nature with your partner, in the lap of snowy hills, on the banks of a cold water lake, want to spend some moments in solitude among the clouds, then the places which are especially famous for couples are here.


Sikkim Tour: 4 places famous for couples

One of the best places to visit in Sikkim for couples is Zuluk, a small village situated at an altitude of 10,000 feet above sea level. It is developing as a new tourist destination near the Indo-Tibet border in East Sikkim. This is the first choice of honeymooners looking for a small and quiet village. Amazing views of the Eastern Himalayan mountain range and Kangchenjunga can be seen from here. This place is perfect for couples who are looking for a quiet place where they want to spend time with each other.

To reach here, you can hire a taxi from Gangtok airport and reach here by traveling for about 3 hours. It is often said that the best journeys in life are those that leave a mark in your heart and mind for the rest of your life. Believe me, Zuluk’s journey is also like this. In the journey of Zuluk, you get 32 hairpin turns, which come true to the saying that the road eating black power keeps moving forward like a serpent.

At a distance of 10-12 kilometers from here, there is Thumbi View Point at an altitude of about 11,000 feet, which is very special for taking photographs. You can take a panoramic picture of the peaks of Kangchenjunga from here, which can be memorable forever, from here it feels like you will touch Kangchenjunga just by extending your hand.


What’s the fun of a mountain without a cool lake! If you also think the same, then you will definitely see the spectacular view of Kupup Lake here. Kupup Lake is also known as Elephant Lake and is locally known as ‘Biton Cho’. It is considered one of the holy lakes of Sikkim.

Interestingly, there are no hotels in this village, yet it will be your most exciting and fascinating trip. You stay here with the local people, who arrange suitable houses for you. Here you will be able to see and feel how soft and friendly the people of Sikkim are. His hospitality will win your heart.

Visit in the months of August to September to enjoy mild summer, while visiting during January to April can witness snowfall!

Overall, Zuluk will give you a feel of a different world. Zuluk is very close to China and tourists are required to take a permit to visit here.

TSOMGO LAKESikkim Tour: 4 places famous for couples

Tsomgo Lake, located 40 km from Gangtok, is one of the best romantic places in Sikkim for adventure loving couples. The name of Tsomgo Lake is at the top of the highest altitude lakes in India. At an altitude of 12,400 feet, Tsomgo Lake is a spectacular lake that will leave you speechless when you reach it. Here the views of snow-capped peaks and green plains are visible. Tsomgo Lake is also known as Changu Lake. The falling reflections of the snowy hills spread around this lake give this lake an even more magical look. As the season changes, so does the color of this lake.

Sikkim Tour: 4 places famous for couples

You will find this lake frozen in the winter season and in the month of spring, the colorful flowers blooming on the banks of the lake leave no stone unturned to enhance the beauty of Tsomgo Lake. Seeing the charming views here, your mind will jump with happiness.

Don’t miss out on the colorfully decorated yaks and mules rides at Tsomgo Lake. There are many tea stalls near this lake where you will also get food and drink. Along with this, you can also take snow shoes and gum boots to roam here. Let us tell you for information that it is mandatory for tourists to have a permit to visit Tsomgo Lake.Romance in Sikkim.


Sikkim Tour: 4 places famous for couples

Friends, if you like to do adventure activities full of excitement along with romance, then Pelling will prove to be the best for you. The distance of Pelling from Gangtok is 140 kilometers, which is situated at an altitude of 6800 feet, surrounded by dense forests. Pelling is the second most preferred destination by couples after Gangtok.

Where you can enjoy adventurous activities like mountain biking, rock climbing, trekking, kayaking, river rafting. Along with this, the green valleys spread around Pelling will also give you a sense of peace. Pelling is also a great place for mind meditation. There are many places to visit in Pelling like Sky Walk Pelling, Sangchoeling Monastery, Pemayangste Monastery, Rimbi Waterfall, Sewaro Rock Garden etc. Your time spent at these places will be the most memorable moment of Pelling Tour.


Sikkim Tour: 4 places famous for couples

Ravangla, a beautiful hill station situated at 8000 feet in the south of Sikkim, is one of the peaceful places away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This place is nothing less than heaven in Sikkim. All the couples planning to romance with their soulmate in Sikkim must visit Ravangla. One of the most popular tourist places in Sikkim, Ravangla is situated on a ridge between Mainam and Tendong Hill which offers beautiful views of the Greater Himalayas.

Ravangla is a serene place surrounded by panoramic hilly views and lush green valleys, situated at a distance of about 63 km from Gangtok City. This small town is very much liked by nature lovers.

Must spend your time in the beautiful greenery of Buddha Park located on the way to Ravangla. There is a 130 feet tall statue of Lord Buddha in this park. The lush green lawns spread all around make the park even more attractive.

Also to be seen here are tea garden, hot spring. Enjoy taking a dip in the hot spring, visit the Temi Tea Garden, the tea gardens situated on the slopes of the hills offer a breathtaking view of Badd. Here you can also buy handmade paper.

Overall, this small town is very much liked by couples who love nature.


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