One of the six major monasteries in Sikkim, Phodong mon- astery is located in the North approximately 38 kms from Gangtok.
Gurudogmar Lake is one of the highest lakes in the world, located at an altitude of 17,100 ft or 5,210 m. It lies in the district.
Chungthang is a small town in North Sikkim. It is situated at the confluence of two rivers Lachen River and Lachung River, both
Lachung is at an elevation of about 9,600 ft or 3,000 m provides excellent village tourism facilities. Lachung emerged as a tourist.
Yumthang at an elevation of 11,800 ft. and 140 kms from Gangtok is a paradise for nature lovers, with a marvelous blend of flora.
Lachen is a town in North Sikkim. It is located at an elevation of 2,750 metres. The name Lachen means "big pass". The
It is located 32 kms away from Gangtok on the North Sikkim Highway. Visitors can take a break to savour the pristine beauty.
Thangu at an elevation of 13,500 ft. is about two hours drive from Lachen. It is a small village where the visitors usually acclimatise.