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Enjoy the fresh Mountains of Sikkim

Enjoy the fresh Mountains of Sikkim

| August 28, 2012 | Reply

As the plane landed at the Bagdogra Airport on a windy saturday morning, I peeped through the windows at the lush green forest, excited at the prospect of spending a few days in Sikkim. The state, tucked away in the Northeast, is small but beautiful and full of surprises. Sikkimpromises all kinds of tourism from ‘eco’ […]

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Sikkim

Sikkim

| August 24, 2012 | Reply

Sikkim Particulars Description   Area 7,096 sq. km Population 6,07,688 Capital Gangtok Principal Languaged Lepcha, Bhutia, Limbu and Nepali History and Geography The early history of Sikkim starts in the 13th century with the signing of a blood-brotherhood treaty between the Lepcha Chief Thekong Tek and Tibetan prince Khye-Bumsa at Kabi Lungtsok in North Sikkim. This […]

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