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Sikkim Tours & Trekking Sikkim

Experience, explore and discover Sikkim’s flowering mountain valleys, Buddhist monasteries and stress-free cities. Our Sikkim tours and trekking tours bring you to one of the loveliest destinations in India.

Are you interested in trekking Sikkim or taking a tour? One of several Sikkim tours by Namaste Nomad may be just what you need to bring you to this wonderful destination. Learn more about Sikkim before you go.

About Sikkim

Sikkim is a tiny Indian state and ex Himalayan kingdom nestled in the North East of the subcontinent, between Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. It is one of the most varied and beautiful states in India. Orchids, Lilies, Rhododendrons and several other beautiful flowers cloth mountain-sides and valleys in colour. Prayer flags flutter from Buddhist monasteries, sending prayers on the wind. Mount Khangchendzonga, the world’s third-highest mountain (8598m), stands sentinel over the entire state.

The people of Sikkim are an ethical blend of several ethnic communities. Lepchas and Bhutias of Tibetan origin, Nepalis and Indian people have contributed towards the unique culture, tradition and way of life of Sikkim. An extremely friendly and laid back people, a sign on the road approaching Gangtok, the capital, warns that you are about to enter a stress-free zone! Sikkim is indeed a place of peaceful retreat and rejuvenation for the soul.

Discover Sikkim

Trekking Sikkim or a sightseeing tour is an ideal way to discover Sikkim’s beautiful mountainous landscape, numerous lakes and monasteries. You might also encounter the extraordinary Yak. Our Sikkim-Darjeeling tour and trekking packages also offer you access to the enchanting ex-British hill station and its tea plantations.

Sikkim is a perfect place to travel for a holiday and Mohan Nepal, native guide and founder of Namaste Nomad, knows Sikkim inside out. Apart from the delightful tours and treks designed for Namaste Nomad, tours and treks can be customised just for you.

Sikkim trekking tours

Namaste Nomad offers a wide choice of Sikkim tours with varying duration and location. Try trekking Sikkim or one of many other tours to discover this unique Indian state. Contact us for further information or to book a private group tour.

The mountains, the trails, the people and the culture is…
10 Days
21+
One of the most overwhelming treks in Sikkim India. Offering…
17 Days
16+
A hit among the amateur trekkers and those, who want…
9 Days
21+
Monastery trek, taking in the highlights of western Sikkim including…
9 Days
21+

Good to know

Here is some useful information about your destination! Refer to our FAQ further below for more information related to travel and trekking in Sikkim.

Country
India
Visa
Yes
Languages spoken
Nepali & English
Currency used
Indian rupee

Sikkim trekking and travel FAQ

What do I need to know about trekking in Sikkim?

Here you will find the most frequently asked questions about visiting and trekking Sikkim. For more information about trekking, food and accommodation, altitude sickness, insurance, etc., please refer to our Himalaya Trekking FAQ.

When is the best time to visit Sikkim?

The best time to visit Sikkim is from March to May and September to early December.

Do I need a special permit to visit Sikkim?

To visit Sikkim, you must apply for an Inner Line Permit (ILP), which is a 15 days permit. It can be obtained, free of charge, from the Indian Consulate in your country when applying for your Indian Visa. You can also obtain ILPs at Rangpo at the time of entry to Sikkim.

Contact us

We try to provide as much information as possible about our services. Please feel free to contact us if you have any further questions regarding our trips or itineraries. We answer all enquiries within 24 hours.

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