South Sikkim

Homestay at Sadam, South Sikkim

The tiny beautiful hamlet Sadam is located at South Sikkim, and can be reached by a drive of 18 Km from Namchi. The peaceful village has panoramic greenery of southern hills. There is only an operating homestay which has two basic rooms with attached bath. Few other homestays are also coming up.

The Valley of Hope – South West Sikkim

The spiritually enlighten and culturally enriched valleys of South West Sikkim are blessed with the unending natural beauties. From the photogenic tiny hamlets to the Buddhist sacred shrines, from the vast Rhododendron plantation to the breath-taking views of Mt. Kanchenjungha, South West Sikkim has so many things to rediscover.

Sribadam, South Sikkim

Located at an altitude of about 7000 ft, Sribadam is a tiny and pictorial hamlet situated in West Sikkim. Lush green forests, rivers, waterfalls and monasteries envelope the village of Sribadam. Sribadam is a place for travellers seeking peacefulness and serenity. The village is inhabited by people of different communities such as Bhutia, Subba, Gurung and Rai with different customs, cultures and traditions creating a cultural ensemble that is uniquely appealing. An annual Cham dance (Mask Dance) performed by the monks at Palyul Dechen Gaweling Monastery in the month of December attracts visitors from Nepal, Bhutan, Darjeeling to Sribadam. Sribadam is an ideal place for meditation. Sribadam is located only 82 kms away from Gangtok, Sikkim and 135 kms away from Siliguri. One can reach Sribadam via Melli- Jorethang- Soreng. The ideal time to visit Sribadam is in the month of March- April and October- November, the skies are clear and gorgeous views of hills and valleys can be seen. It is also favourable to go for a short hike to the nearby pine forests, …

Barfung Retreat, Ravangla, South Sikkim

Barfung is a small village near Ravangla, embraced with greenery and the picturesque view of Mt. Kanchenjunga and his companions. Barfung Retreat is a modern but classy property built and run by a Barfungpa family. The structure is partly made up of stone and wood framing. There are six cottages with attached western toilets. All the rooms are modern, clean, comfortable and have mountain views. Barfung Retreat offers home cooked food with excellent quality and many choices. And you should not miss the chance to have local Sikkimese food there. Ontrip recommends this property if you are willing to stay at Ravangla (5 Km from there).

Sumbuk, Kitam, Greater Rangit, Sikkim

The proposed Kitam Bird Sanctuary is a sub-tropical reserve forest located at Greater Rangit area of south Sikkim. The river Rangit, originated from West Sikkim, flows through this place before meeting Teesta more south. Kitam Bird Sanctuary The Tropical Ecoregion extends roughly from the foothills of the Outer Himalayas to an altitude of about 1,200 m. It contains steep-sided valleys and gorges with well-drained flanking slopes.Various species of orchids, Rhapidophora , wild banana, Pandanus , nettles and giant bamboo are characteristic of the region. In the region of Rangit Valley, Sal Shorea robusta shows an unique association with the Chir Pine Pinus roxburghii . In patches of protected forest, it is possible to see the weak Sal being slowly dominated by the Pine. The lowland forests are home to several threatened species of birds such as the Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis, the Great Pied Hornbill Buceros bicornis and the Chestnut-breasted Partridge Arborophila mandelli. Other lowland fauna includes the introduced Peafowl Pavo cristatus, python, geckos, and Barking Deer Muntiacus muntjak and a host of butterflies. Several …

Cherry Resort, Temi Tea Garden, Sikkim

Cherry Resort, Sikkim is the best among the few most exotic Tea Resorts in India. It has a magnificent view of Mt. Kanchenzonga, Bhutan Landscape and Temi Tea Garden. Blessed with such a natural beauty, Cherry Resort offers a luxurious staying facility. There are Deluxe, Super Deluxe and Suit Rooms to fit all types of travelers. All rooms are spacious and with view. Facilities Internet Services. International telephone call Services. Room services. Badminton Court. Children’s play station. Transportation and guiding touring to attractions, and local transportation. Beautiful walk in/around tea gardens. Visit Tea processing in the tea gardens. Recreational facilities such as cycling, badminton There is an in-house restaurant offering large variety of foods. Enjoy the sunrise over Bhutan landscape, take a walk inside the Temi Tea Garden in the evening and be back to the resort when the sun sets at Mt. Kanchenzonga. Cherry Resort has so many things to offer. Tariff 12.5% Service Charge Payable at Hotel Photos