Places to See

Rabdentse

Rabdentse is a historical significant place. It was once the capital of Sikkim. After the fall of Yuksam dynasty, Rabdentse remained capital of the Chogyal dynasty till 1814. The ruins of the old capital are still here reliving the glorious past. One can reach the site trekking on footpath from main road.

Buddha Park

The Buddha Park of Ravangla, also known as Tathagata Tsal, is situated near Rabong (Ravangla) in South Sikkim . It was constructed between 2006 and 2013 and features a 130-foot (40 m) high statue of the Buddha as its centerpiece. The site was chosen within the larger religious complex of the Rabong Gompa (Monastery), itself a centuries-old place of pilgrimage. Also nearby is Ralang Monastery, a key monastery in Tibetan Buddhism.

Pemayangste Monastery

Pemayangtse Monastery is the second oldest monastery built in Sikkim in 17th Century and belongs to Nyingmapa sect. The monastery has housed a statue of Guru Padmasambhava (Guru Rinpoche), the first Dharmaguru to preach Buddhism in Sikkim.

Barshey

Barshey is at an altitude of 10,000 ft. It is four kilometers away from Hilley but it takes 2 hours approx to reach Barshey trekking all the way up . During the month of March, bright red rhododendrons enchant the entire surroundings. The branches of trees entwined with each other form green canopy below the azure sky.

Rinchenpong Dak Bunglow

The famour poet Rabindra Nath Tagore is believed to have visited and stayed at this Dak Bunglow when he came to Darjeeling. The local people of Rinchenpong have named 'Tagore Smriti Van' one of the smriti vans in memory of this famour poet's name. A small beautiful lake is also available near Dak Bunglow.

Changey Falls

A 30 kms drive from the resort, crossing picturesque Dentam village, the Changey falls offers a soothing experience. The water cascade seems white pearls are droping down from loafty height is a cherishing sight. There are also sheds with sitting arrangement to enjoy the view of falling stream in cool comfort.

Singsore Bridge

On the way to Changey falls you can also visit Singsore Bridge, the 2nd highest bridge in Asia.

Rinchenpong Monastery

The Rinchenpong monastery (Gey-Sanga-Yangtze Monastery) built in 1730 is the third oldest monastery in Sikkim. It has housed a statue of Ati Buddha in Yab-Yum position. The monastery belongs to Nyingma sect of Tantrik Buddhism. A 'seda' is also attached to the monastery for boarding and study of Buddhism for young lamas.

Resum Monastery

The Resum Monastery built two centuries ago by a Lepcha landlord is located atop a trijunction of three hills. It also offers a panoramic view of surrounding hills. Tourists can reach the place by trekking

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