Sikkim opens to fully vaccinated tourists from today, here are a few attractions you can visit in the Himalayan state
Sikkim government on Sunday lifted the temporary ban on the entry of visitors from other parts of the country following
Sikkim government on Sunday lifted the temporary ban on the entry of visitors from other parts of the country following a dip in coronavirus cases. People who have taken both doses of the vaccine can enter the state from July 5.
Updated on Jul 05, 2021 10:36 AM IST 7 Photos
The state Home Department, in a notification, said that fully vaccinated tourists can enter the Himalayan state through Rangpo in East Sikkim and Melli in South Sikkim after exhibiting their vaccination certificates at the border check-gates. If you are planning a trip to Sikkim then here are a few attractions you can visit.(Instagram)
Yuksom: This is the origin of several treks into the Himalayas or Kanchenjunga. (Instagram/@indiainsl)
Lachung: Located at a height of 8,610ft, Lachung's captivating snow-capped mountains will surely leave you mesmerised. (Instagram/@niivedita_)
Nathula Pass: Located at a towering height of 4,310m above sea level, this is one of the highest motorable passes in the world. (Instagram/@unprofessional_photography12)