(4200 Ft Above Sea Level)

Sikkim | India
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Biksthang is categorised as Hillside Hamlet

Biksthang Views

Reasons to Visit
  • Bikasthang is a short distance from Pelling is the small hamlet of Biksthang which is characterised by calm, serene and tranquil natural surroundings and excellent Himalayan views in Winter (Oct - March) Once can watch the majestic Khangchendzonga (Oct – March) and its lesser peaks standing tall from dawn to dusk on a clear day in Winter. During summer it is an offbeat option for a relaxed stay.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Bagdogra (120 kms), Gangtok (120 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Kurseong (77 kms), Darjeeling (110 kms), Siliguri (120 kms)
  • Biksthang is an Ex-Siliguri Getaway

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Festivals linked to Biksthang (Sikkim)

  • Jorethang Mela

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    One of the oldest (1705), most renowned and visited monasteries in Sikkim at 7 kms from Pelling. Pemayangtse Monastery is part of Buddhist religious pilgrimage circuit starting with the first monastery at Yuksom known as the Dubdi Monastery, followed by Norbugang Chorten, Tashiding Monastery, the Rabdentse ruins, the Sanga Choeling Monastery, and the Khecheopalri Lake. Sanga Chelling Monastery at 7 kms. from Pemayangste is said to be the oldest monastery in Sikkim is also visited alongwith.
    Buddhist Monastery, High Altitude Monastery, Tibetan Buddhism

Destinations within reach from Biksthang

  • Baiguney ( 24 Km )

    Baiguney is home to Zuri, a destination resort and where guests can enjoy luxury resort experience more

  • Pelling ( 35 Km )

    Pelling located in West Sikkim (6800 ft) is mainly for Himalayan views and monasteries, most more

  • Namchi ( 43 Km )

    Namchi is a hillside hamlet commands panoramic view of the snow capped mountains (Oct - March) and more

  • Kurseong ( 77 Km )

    Kurseong (4800+ ft asl) is a hillside hamlet 30 km short of Darjeeling offering views of the more

  • Mirik ( 106 Km )

    Mirik is a local getaway ex-siliguri. Set around the Sumendu Lake, the area is surrounded by a more

  • Rumtek ( 107 Km )

    Rumtek Monastery (4500 ft) is located 24 km from Gangtok. The monastery is currently the largest more

  • Chalsa ( 120 Km )

    Chalsa in the Doors region (1800 ft) is spread over 130 kms by 40 kms and is known for its tea more

  • Zuluk ( 120 Km )

    Zuluk is a small village atop a hill in Sikkim that falls on the historic Silk Route from Tibet to more

  • Gangtok ( 120 Km )

    The capital of Sikkim, Gangtok is a popular hill station destination in the East. This small town, more

  • Mangan ( 122 Km )

    Mangan (4000 ft asl) is the district headquarters of North Sikkim and is base town before reaching more

  • Falakata ( 190 Km )

    Falakata is a tea plantation area and lies in close proximity to Jaldapara and Garumara wildlife more

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Nearest Airport in Biksthang
  • Bagdogra Airport ( IXB ) , Bagdogra-120 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Biksthang
  • Kurseong ( KGN ), Kurseong-77 Kms
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