The sheer splendor of common magnificence is reason enough to visit Tsomgo Lake. Superb silver firs and pine trees skirt the lovely frigid lake that is very nearly a kilometer long. Changing seasons carry new hues to the lake waters, from sapphire blue in springtime to a dim inky green as winter draws near. Storms bring fogs that cover the lake adding to its puzzling emanation. Springtime introduces an uproar of hues to the perfect environmental factors of the lake with an assortment of blossoms. The zone is radiant with birdlife; rose finches, cowardly fantail flycatchers, brilliant falcons, and a large group of transitory winged creatures, for example, tufted pochards, earthy colored headed gulls and the celebrated brahminy ducks. Creatures despite the fact that present is somewhat slippery. In any case, in case you’re fortunate, you may spot musk deers, gorals or red pandas in the higher scope of Tsomgo. There are records of a panther and Himalayan mountain bear sightings as well.
Attractions: Nathu La Pass, MG Road, Rumtek Monastery, Tsomgo Lake, Ganesh Tok, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Kanchenjunga, Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, Mangan, Himalaya Zoological Park, Reshi Hot Sprint, Kabi Longstok, Seven Sisters Waterfalls, Tinkitam, etc…
Nearby Places: Aritar, Lachung, Lachen, Pelling, Yuksom, Legship, Geyzing, Ravangla, Namchi, Mangan, etc…
Best Time to visit: January to March
How to Reach
- By Air: The main air terminal in Sikkim is Pakyong (30 km from Gangtok). Pakyong is legitimately associated with Kolkata and Guwahati. Another operational air terminal is Bagdogra (IXB) situated in West Bengal. Bagdogra to Gangtok is 125km, Pelling 145km and Namchi is approx 110km. Bagdogra is straightforwardly associated with Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai. Guwahati and Bangkok and it is roundabout association every significant city in India.
- By Rail: Because of the geographic nature, Sikkim doesn’t have any railroad availability. The closest railroad station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP) situated in neighboring state West Bengal. NJP is very much associated with every single significant city in India. NJP to Gangtok is 120km, Pelling 135km, and Namchi is 98km.
- By Road: Sikkim is associated with Siliguri/Bagdogra/NJP through National Highway 31A. It associates West and South areas through Melli and Gangtok (East) through Rongpo. Sikkim National Transport (SNT) works standard transports from Siliguri to different goals in Sikkim. Private transports are additionally accessible from Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus.
Popular Restaurants: Shuffle Momos, The Coffee Shop Restaurant, Cafe Live & Loud, Roll House, Baker’s Cafe, The Square, Osm Restro & Lounge, Khan Uncle’s Biryani House, Taste of Tibet, The Dragon Wok, Tripti’s, The Local Cafe, etc… Read more