Situated beside the shimmering river Rangeet, Sikip is a newly discovered village in the Southern Part of Sikkim. Known for its magnificent atmosphere, alluring natural surroundings, the ideal place for angling and camping, Sikip has gained its prominence in the map of Sikkim in recent years.
A heaven for adventure enthusiasts, the shimmering yet turbulent water of river Rangeet is perfect for rafting which offers to the experience adrenaline rush to the tourists.
Sikip, being an offbeat place, is embellished with countless natural beauties. Due to its serene ambience and unique location, peace-seeking tourists have started visiting the hamlet in the recent year. The attractions that make it captivating are
Sikip offers a great opportunity to wake up the adventurous soul of all its visitors. Here are the activities they can do during their holiday in Sikip Village.
Sikip village in Sikkim is well connected by road from most of the adjacent cities. From Gangtok via Legship, it is just a five hours drive. NJP is the nearest railway station whereas Bagdogra is the nearest airport. From NJP, Bagdogra or Siliguri, hire a car to reach via Jorethang.
Sikip can be visited at any time of the year. However, if river rafting is your first priority, you can visit the hamlet during the months of March to May and then again from October to December.
Sikip, being an offbeat destination, does not have any hotels to stay. However, Homestays are there which come with most of the basic amenities a traveller usually demands.
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