Location: One of the most picturesque villages in Kalimpong, Tashiding is an isolated region known for its rustic charm in Sikkim.
Description: If you want to rejuvenate your mind and soul in a peaceful region showcasing natural beauty all around, then Tashiding should be your dream destination. You will find unique beauty in the old cottages, trails and lovely attractions in this lush green region. While wandering in the local streets, you will find many colonial buildings and sacred shrines. One among these is the Tashiding Monastery, the holiest place in Sikkim founded in the year 1717. The monastery is famous for its carved plates inscribed with holy Buddhist Mantras. Besides this, people who love photography should certainly visit this village and enjoy capturing the unusual splendor in their cameras. Visitors can stop over at the orchards, having trees of oranges and cardamom and spend memorable time there. All places here are worthy of taking a tour to. This place will surely mesmerize you with its unmatched charm. So, do not miss the opportunity to come here and cherish lovely moments to being your journey to an unforgettable end.
Activities: Bamchu Festival is celebrated every year in the Tashiding monastery and the holy water is given to devotees on this occasion, which is held during 14th or 15th of the first month as per Tibetan Calendar.