Saturday, February 25, 2012

Miss Sikkim 2012-Zeenyla Bhutia





Friday, February 24, 2012

View of Gangtok from Ganesh Tok



Friday, February 17, 2012

Sandruptse

Sandruptse


Sandruptse  is 7km from Namchi town,Headquarter of south district of Sikkim and 72 km from Gangtok.Sandruptse means wish fulfilling hill in bhutia language.Sandruptse is famous for world highest statue of Guru Padmasambhava,Buddhist Patron saint of sikkim.

Bronze statue of Guru Padmasambhava is 135 ft  tall and it can be seen from many places around Namchi.
The foundation stone was laid by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama on 22/10/1997.The total cost of bronze statue was Rs.4.55 crore.It took nearly three years to complete with 1000 labourers and many experienced engineers,architect and scupltures.Finally  on 18th feb 2004,it was inaugurated by Pawan Kumar Chamling,the chief minister of Sikkim.

Satellite view of Sandruptse

Some other statue of Guru Padmasabhava:
Rewalsar  lake,Himachal Pradesh,India

Monday, February 13, 2012

Event calender of Sikkim Snow Fest

Calendar of Events of Sikkim Snow Fest
14th February – 29th February

DATE EVENTS HOME STAY ETHNO TOURS TOUR/TREK
14th
February
2012
a)Mountain Bike  Rally
Himalayan Footprints (P) Ltd.
PENELI COTTAGE UPPER SYARI,
GANGTOK- 737102,Sikkim
TEL: +919932651962, +919932651962
Email:neli1967@sify.com, lilytshering@gmail.com
Website:abouthimalayas.com

b)Valentine Day’s Dance Competition
Name of the Show:- Valetine Day’s Dance Competition
Venue:-
Time:-
Contact Person:-
M.no:- 9832320589/9474837992
Email:-
Website:-

Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/ Musical Evening at MG Marg.
Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village 
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk.
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek:
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking.Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar
15th
February
2012
Rock Climbing
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Band Display, Food Festival at Namchi,
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/ Musical Evening at MG Marg.
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk.
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking,Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar
16th
February
2012
Para Gliding
Fly Sikkim Adventure
Rajdeep Thapa - 9735017094
C. P. Pradhan - 9609859696
Arun Gurung - 9851588593
Reshithang Khelgaon, L.Luing East Sikkim
Email : flysikkimadventure@gmail.com / flysikkimrajs@yahoo.com
Website: www.paraglidingsikkim.com

Official Launch Of Sikkim Snow and Cultural Festival, Mountain Biking Rally, Cultural Programme,
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/Musical Evening at MG Marg.
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
 Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking,Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar



17th
February
2012
Snow Mascot creation at Tsomgo lake
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Art Inauguration, paint ball, high rope, low rope, Kayaking.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/ Musical Evening at MG Marg.
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
 Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk.
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar

18th February
2012
Painting Exhibition Cum sale
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Photography Exhibition and Sale.Street Party at MG Marg.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/ Musical Evening at MG Marg.
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking,Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar
20th
February
2012

Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/ Musical Evening at MG Marg.

Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in
Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
 Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk:
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking,Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar
21st
February
2012
Folk song and Folk Dance of Sikkimese people by Cultural Department.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
 Yumthang, Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk.
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.
22nd
February
2012
Amit Paul Nite and Food Fest At Zaluk.

Musical Concert
Artist-Amit Paul ( Finalist Indian Idol 3)
Venue- TNA Ground,Gangtok
Time:- 5.00pm - 8.00pm (* Gate Open at 4.00pm)
Date:- 22nd February 2012
Contact Person:- Tula Ram Chettri
Email:- namdultoursandtreks@yahoo.in, seema09@yahoo.co.in
Ph.No.9733140762/9932689391/8016756357
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.


23rd February
2012
Folk Fusion by Cultural Department,
Fashion Show,
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.

Dance Competition
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Fashion Show
Venue:- Epica Garden, Saramsa, Ranipool, East Sikkim.
Time:- 10am to 5pm
Date:- 23rd February 2012
Contact Person: Sonam Gyaltsen Bhutia
Address:- Platinum Ideas, Upper Sichery Area, Gangtok, East Sikkim
Website: www.sikkimrocks.com
Email :- Sikkim_rocks@yahoo.com
Ph.No:- 9733435376/8900084564
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.
24th February
2012
Music Beat Contest                                     
Name of the Show:-“ROCK ON BEATCONTEST”
Venue:- Epica Garden, Saramsa, Ranipool, East Sikkim.
Time:- 10.00am onwards
Contact Person:- Tshering Wangchuk Lepcha
M.no:- -9475709779
Address:- Metro Point, Tadong, Gangtok, East Sikkim
Email:- gettostar_31@yahoo.co.in
Organised by:- Star Tours & Travels

Beauty Contest
Name of the Show:- Miss Sikkim Contest
Venue:- Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino
Time:- 5.00pm onwards

Contact Person:- Raj Pradhan
Ckim Travels,Sypraj Plaza
Opposite Denzong Cinema.
Lal Market Road, Gangtok
East Sikkim. 737101
Ph.No:- 9832689898,03592-209999
Email:- raazzin@gmail.com
website:- www.ckim.co.in
Ticket :- Rs 2500/- with Drinks & Dinner
             Rs 1500/- with Dinner
             Rs 750/- only Show

Beat Contest, Miss Sikkim Contest.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.

 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.
25th February
2012
Rock Concert – Parikrama & Convention of Village Tourism Committees
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Musical Night.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.


26th February
2012
Folk Songs Contest                                                              &        Bird Watching
Name of the show :- folk song & Dance Contest
Venue:- M.G.Marg
AUDITION : Date 18th feb to 19th feb 2012
Time 10.30am to 3.30pmVenue at M.G.Marg ( In front of Tourism Department)
FINAL
Date 26th feb 2012
Time:
Venue at M.G.Marg ( In front of Tourism Department)
ORGANISE BY:-
Snoopy Tour & Travels
Contact Person:- Rajeney Gurung, Contact No:- 09474348851
Naremchu Tour & Travels
Contact Person:- Binuka Dungmali, Contact No:- 09434213742
Sikkim Peak Tour & Travels
Contact Person:-Madan Gurung, Contact No:- 09832544375
Dikcha  Tour & Travels
Contact Person:-Dhanman Tamang, Contact No:-09475709392
High Mountain Tour & Travels
Contact Person:- Raju Lama, Contact No:-0947501147
North Sikkim Tour & Travels
Contact Person:-Samunder , Contact No:- 09434629950
Sunrise Tour & Travels
Contact Person:-Phurba Sherpa, Contact No:- 09434144237

Folk Song Competition and Bird watching Excursion.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.
27th February
2012
Photography Contest
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Photo Contest. Treasurer Hunt.

Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Cultural/ Musical Evening at MG Marg.
 Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar, Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.
28th February
2012
Western Country Songs Competition
Travel Agents Association of Sikkim
Taas Office : Near Janta Bhawan
Palzor Stadium Road
GANGTOK : 737101, SIKKIM.
Phone : +91-3592-201018 .
Emailsikkimtaas@gmail.com
Websitewww.taas.org.in

Western Song Contest.
Yak and Singhik walk by Cultural Department.
Yuksam Village,  Hee Bermoik Village, Assam lingey Village  
Sumbuk Village, Lingee Payong Village, Zaluk Village,
Pastanga Village, Rhenock Village
Dzongu Village, Kewzing Village
Borong Village, Tashiding Village
Parkha Village, Ting-Ting Village
SNOW TOURS
Yumthang,Gurudungmar,
Baba Mandir, Nathula, Zaluk
Mountain Biking.
Monastic Tour & Trek
Pilgrimage Tour to Char Dhaam.
Trek to Yuksam Dzongri
Utteray- Foktey Dara.
Village Hiking, Bird Watching, Angling, Paragliding.Kyaking at Aritar.
29th February
2012


Closing Ceremony and Street party at MG Marg.
NIGHT LIFE FLORI SHOWS CONTEST
DISCOTHEQUES:
KING “B”, MURF, CUD ARRANGE, ESCAPE.
CASINO:
MAJONG CASINO, CASINO SIKKIM.
KARAOKE BARS:
CHULLAH, INDULGE, TIFANNY.
FOOD JOINTS:
TIFFANNY
PUB:
CAFE LIFE AND LOUD, PUB 25, LITTLE ITALY.
RESTAURANTS:
SQUAD, APNA DHABA, PORKY’S, HOT LICKS, PARIWAR, RASOI, GANGTALK, POTALA, EZONE, ALPHA.
COFFEE HOUSE
BAKERS CAFE, CACAO, TRIPTIS, CAFE TIBET, LET’S EAT.    
FLORI SHOW:
WAY SIDE GARDENS & NURSERIES, WHITE HALL FLOWER SHOW.
BEAUTY CONTEST
ROCK CONTEST
SIKKIMESE FOLK SONG CONTEST
PHOTO CONTEST
TREASURE HUNT
WESTERN COUNTRY SONG CONTEST


Events Throughout the Festival
  1. 1.  Food Festival
  2. 2.  Rock Climbing
  3. 3.  Paragliding
  4. 4.  Trekking
  5. 5.  Skiing
  6. 6.  Snow Packages Tour
  7. 7.  Mountain Bike
  8. 8.  Paint Ball Shooting
  9. 9.  Zorbing Ball
  10. 10. High Rope Climbing
  11. 11. Low Rope Climbing
  12. 12. Kayaking

Sunday, February 12, 2012