Rumtek Tourism & Travel Guide

A beautiful place and a getaway from Main Sikkim, this is a tranquil location mainly known for the Rumtek Monastery. This is the largest monastery of Sikkim and was built by his Holiness, Gyalwa Karmapa of the Kargyu sect of Tibetian Buddhism. The Nehru Botanical Gardens is very close to this place. The place with the silver, snow- capped mountains during winter and fields of greenery and glowing crops are what you get to see here. The main activities are trekking and river rafting apart from sight seeing here.
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Rumtek Monastery The largest Monastery in Sikkim, Rumtek Monastery holds Karmapa Lama, the third highest monk in Tibetan Buddhism is a treat to the eyes....

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Rumtek Monestary About 25 kilometres east of Gangtok and at an altitude of 5,800 feet is Sikkim’s biggest monastery, the Rumtek Monastery....

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