When we talk about Sandakphu Trek, which is one of the most famous Himalayan Treks, there is a particular route starting from Manebhanjan that everyone follows. But there is another trail starting from Uttarey in Sikkim that goes till Sandakphu and finally ends in Manebhanjan, that nobody except the locals of the region known about.

With picturesque landscapes, surreal skies and snow capped mountain peaks, North Sikkim is a destination, the beauty of which cannot be described with words. The entire region is located in a close proximity with China’s Tibet autonomous region and thus is a protected area. The high altitude lakes, secluded villages, holy caves and serene valleys

Fear, excitement, amazement these are the words that I will use to describe my experience in Gue village. Located in the Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, this village has a wonder hidden in its core. In this little village lays the perfectly well-preserved 500-year-old mummy of Sangha Tenzin. He was a Buddhist Monk from

If you are interested in exploring historical places and have an adventurous bone, Dhankar Village is the right place for you to visit. Dhankar is a village with around seventy houses, which is big enough by Spitian standards. It is at an altitude of 3,894 metres (12,774 feet) above sea level, between the towns of

Known to the world as ‘Queen of Hills’ and having made its name worldwide for the very famous tea, Darjeeling is a popular hill station in the lap of Eastern Himalayas that most certainly everyone has heard of. For folks who have spent their childhood in West Bengal or any other state in the Eastern

There are many few innovations that affected the world history deeply. “One of these innovations is the railway which has changed the political, economical and social organization of the world since the beginning of the nineteenth century” (Kosgeroglu, 2005). The first quarter of nineteenth century is termed as period of railway revolution, ‘The Revolution on

Bordered by Bhutan, China’s Tibet Autonomous region and Nepal, Sikkim is that state in India which is special and unique from every perspective – geographical location, climate, diversity, culture and the list goes on. From frozen lakes in the north to vistas of tea gardens in the south, meandering roads in the east to beautiful

When we think about traveling to the Himalayan regions in West Bengal, all that appears first is the glittery town of Darjeeling. Well, that’s not all that the mountains of West Bengal hold for you. From snow covered villages on a hilltop to secluded locations perched within tea gardens, there is a plethora of destinations

Hatu peak is one of those hikes in the Himalayas which might seem like any other ordinary destination, but it indeed has the potential to turn your weekend into a magical and memorable one. Hatu peak is the second highest peak in the Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh and it is only an overnight journey

An ideal vacation is quite a subjective concept. For some, it may be all about relishing in the best of luxuries and for another lot, it could be more than just an escape from the monotonous schedule. The general idea of vacations did not have much scope for experimentation for a long time. But now,