(10100 Ft Above Sea Level)

Sikkim | India
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Zuluk is categorised as Remote Himalayas

Jelep la (Photo Courtesy: Nicholas Roerich)

Reasons to Visit
  • Zuluk is a small village atop a hill in Sikkim that falls on the historic Silk Route from Tibet to India beside a long narrow winding road.
  • Zuluk offers a stunning panoramic view of the entire Kanchenjunga mountain range.
  • Zuluk is covered with thousands of colourful rhododendrons during the summer and has snow during the winters.
  • Zuluk has around 32 hairpin bends and is a base to explore Nathang Valley, Kupup and Lungthung.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Gangtok (90 kms), Bagdogra (136 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Darjeeling (110 kms), Siliguri (127 kms), Kurseong (129 kms)
  • Zuluk is an Ex-Siliguri Getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Thambi View Point is a zig-zag roadside point 14 kms from Zuluk offering panoramic views of the entire Mt. Kanchenjunga range. From this View Point, one can catch stunning sunrises from atop of an elevation of 11,200 feet.
    View Point
    Valley Views
    Nathang Valley is a scenic lush valley at an elevation of 13,500 feet and home to yak herders from Tibet. Nathang Valley is surrounded by high mountains and endless stretches of grasslands. The valley appears gold during the autumn season, is covered with flowers during the monsoon and is snowy during the winters. Nathang Valley is visited by migratory birds at the onset of winter.
    View Point
    Valley Views
    Eagle's Nest Bunker is an abandoned Army bunker which strategically rests on a hilltop. From here one can have a complete unhindered panoramic view of the Eastern Himalayas.
    View Point
    Himalayan Views
    Kupup is a high altitude lake at 13,066 feet elevation on the way to Jelepla pass that borders India and China. Kupup is located between Baba Mandir and Nathang Valley road and the lake resembles the shape of an elephant.
    Lake or Riverside
    High Altitude Lake

Destinations within reach from Zuluk

  • Kalimpong ( 87 Km )

    Kalimpong is about Buddhist Monasteries, Hindu Temples, and Christian Churches. Flowers, Orchids more

  • Gangtok ( 90 Km )

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

  • Namchi ( 97 Km )

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

  • Baiguney ( 132 Km )

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

  • Mangan ( 134 Km )

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

  • Pelling ( 145 Km )

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

  • Mirik ( 173 Km )

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

  • Lachung ( 183 Km )

    Lachung (8600 ft asl) this is a small riverside village best visited in Summer. It offers snow more

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Nearest Airport in Zuluk
  • Pakyong Airport ( PYG ) , Gangtok-90 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Zuluk
  • Darjeeling ( DJ ), Darjeeling-110 Kms
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