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

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)

Ravangla: Situated amidst the Maenam and Tendong Hills, Ravangla is one of the best places to visit in Sikkim. This place also offers a lot of trekking options for trekkers.(Instagram/@travelrealindia)