If you have to travel to any one of the himalayan region,which would you choose?Ladhak?Nepal?Bhutan?how about a taste of three in one.that can only mean Sikkim.
Sikkim is sometime refered as ''Switzerland of East'' not because it was a part of Switzerland but because of similar landscape of Sikkim with Switzerland.Sikkim is also know as Himalayan paradise,Birding paradise(47%of total birds of india is found in Sikkim)and Bio-Diversity hotspote.Sikkim is surrounded by high mountains.when you are not gazing at Mt.Kenchendzongza(third highest peak of world)you can explore beautiful Monasteries(nearly200 monateries),Himalayan zoological park,Char dham,Buddha park,Valleys,Lakes and the village life of dzongu.
You can drink local beverage(chank)with sasuages.and if over -indulgence became problem you can take bath in natural hotspring.
The beautiful M.G Marg of Gangtok are crowded with beautiful restaurents and with colourful sovenier and handicrafts shops and festival fare are never far away.
For adventurous,there are superb treks,professional travel agent,superb rivers for kayaking and superb road for mountain biking.
Most of the foreign tourist visit Sikkim after monsoon(october-november)and during spring(march -may).when skies are dry,panaroma are clear and temperature pleasent.