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RUMTEK- Blessed with Breathtaking Beauty
A small town located in Sikkim, Rumtek, is famous for being situated near the largest town of Sikkim, Gangtok. The Rumtek Monastery, which is of great significance among Buddhists, has made this small town famous worldwide. This monastery is a large structure and is located at a distance of 24 km from the city, on a hill top.
A visit to this monastery during the peak season can provide tourists with an insight of the culture of Buddhists. A marvelous golden stupa adorns this place and some ancient relics can also be seen during your visit. From this monastery, a beautiful view of the Gangtok city can also be enjoyed.
Rumtek can be visited in any month, as the weather remains moderate all around the year. Tourists can indulge in different adventurous activities, which are offered by the city. River rafting as well as trekking can be enjoyed by both experienced and amateur, as these activities are done under the supervision of experts.
While on a trip to the city, a visit to Gangtok can also be planned. Considered as a holy site for Buddhists, Gangtok has emerged as a popular tourist destination. A white stupa which is located in the city is regarded as holy and a large number of people visit it from around the country.
The splendid view of snow clad mountains, as well as the lush green regions, beholds the attention of a visitor. So pack your bags and head towards this beautiful location to enjoy the nature at its best with your loved ones or friends.