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Explore Queen Of Hills Day Tour in Darjeeling
"Get picked up from your hotel early in the morning at 4:30 am meet your expert local guide and drive to Tiger Hill. Keep your camera ready as we start early for you to catch the perfect Sunrise on Tiger Hill the highest point in the region. Capture the vastness of Mt. Everest and Mt. Kanchenjunga as the first rays of rising sun touch the snowy hills of the Eastern HImalayas. Let your guide help you understand local legend and stories of the place.Fro take a small trek uphill to visit the Sinchel temple dedicated to Hindu Goddess Durga. Located in the middle of the forest the temple has it's own charm and is often flocked with devotees. Return from the hill top and en route take a quick stop at Ghoom Monastery one of Darjeeling’s oldest Tibetan Buddhist monasteries. Visitors come to catch the glimpse of 15-foot tall statue of Buddha and the huge oil lamps that keep burning throughout the year.Proceed to visit the War memorial of Darjeeling
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Private Day Tour in Xining
"At 9:00am your guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Then you will be driven to Kumbum Monastery which is 16 miles (25 kilometers) from Xining. Kumbum is one of the six biggest Tibetan Monasteries. The founder of Yellow Hat Sect Tsongkhapa was born and grew up here before he went to Lhasa. You will view the Stupas Teaching Hall...etc. The amazing Butter sculpture exhibition in the monastery will definitely impress you. Afterwards you will be transferred to a local restaurant for lunch. Then you will be transferred to Dongguan Mosque in Xining that is the biggest mosque in Xining with traditional Chinese architecture and very different from Arabic style. You guide will take you for a visit at a local market near the mosque where you can see
From $89.00
 
Half-Day Trip to Bhaktapur from Kathmandu Including Kailashnath Mahadev Statue
"Kailashnath Mahadev is the World's Tallest Lord Shiva statue located in Saanga the border of Bhaktapur and Kavre districts. The height of this statue is 143 feet high and is situated 20 km from Kathmandu Nepal. There is a children's park and other recreational features around the statue that makes it a popular destination for visitors. About half and hour from Kathmandu it boasts amazing views of the valley along with the mountains and lush green Bhaktapur fields. Apart from the primary Shiva statue there is a good-looking statue of the whole family (Shiva Parvati Kumar and Ganesh). The stairs leading to the main statue have Shiva-lingas of 12 different forms of Lord Shiva. The statues construction work was started in 2004 and was completed in 2012.The statue's inauguration took place on the 21st of June'1
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Most Viewed Local Customs in State of Sikkim

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Please Ask for Permission for Photographs!

Many of us get tempted to photographs of local babies and woman but sometimes these innocent people feel the photographs taken by the plain landers may not be auspicious for their babies. So please...
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Drinking of Chaang or Tumba with the Bhutias.

In Sikkim and not tasted Channg??? Oh yeah, how can I allow that to happen? I did taste the famous drink twice at Lachung at Keysang hotel. It was really very refreshing and energetic drink. I was...
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Tongba-millet beer

I dont know much about how it is supposed to be enjoyed but i did try sipping few gulps. Tongba is prepared by cooking and fermenting whole grain millet. The millet is then dried; traditionally it is...
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tibetan tea

Around these parts its very cold so people drink lots of tea,most people who have not heard of any other tea accept that tea can be with milk and sugar might not like the taste of the buttered tea.But...
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Local Traditional Kitchen Tools [2]

This was another form of a grinder. Again, for grinding maize, corn, millet etc.They needed 4 men to carry that huge stone base you see in the picture. The men brought it out of the shed on the left....
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Local traditional Kitchen tools [1]

This area, KEHDI was about 1.5 hrs east of Gangtok. Here we saw this village being coordinated by the organisation (KEHDI) with the locals also holding office. They are interested in building a...
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Tailors at the Lallmarket in Gangtok.

At the open air Lallmarket in Gangtok the tailors can make costumes and other clothes on demand.The market is in the centre of Gangtok south of the big Mahatma Ghandi Marg.
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Paljor Stadium Road, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737101, India
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Tibet Road, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737101, India
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Upper Syari, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737102, India
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Deorali Bazaar, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737102, India
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31A National Highway, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737101, India
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M G Road, Gangtok, Sikkim, 737101, India
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Top 5 State of Sikkim Writers

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"Visit to Nathu La ( Pass) Indo- Chinese Border!"
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"Sikkim, tropical Tibet"
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mantru

"Switzerland of the east-North Sikkim"
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"Sikkim`means 'the new house', in Limbu!"
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"The Sikkim Trip"
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