Temi Tea Garden – The Only Tea Garden of Sikkim

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations2 Comments

Temi tea garden in Ravangla, south Sikkim is the only tea garden of Sikkim considered as one of the best tea gardens in India. It is renowned for its quality of tea produced which has great demand in international market. You can read all about it on Wikipedia. So let

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A day well spent at Malancha Tourist Lodge – Barrackpore

By Abhijit Gupta • In Offbeat Destinations4 Comments

We were planning for a short trip from Kolkata for a weekend gateway which would be within 50-60 KMs radius. There were many options we went through such as Deulti near Kolaghat, Sundargram along Malancha Higway, etc. but finally we settled for Malancha Tourist Lodge at Barrackpore which is an

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Bakiput is nothing but waste of time and energy

By Abhijit Gupta • In Beaches, Offbeat Destinations3 Comments

We had huge expectations on Bakiput after we went through some positive reviews on Blogs and sites one can find on internet. It was actually a trip to Tajpur by bike and we decided to make a visit to Bakiput from Tajpur on a day trip. As usual like every

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Padamchen Home Stay – Silk Route Sikkim

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations3 Comments

If you are visiting the famous old Silk Route in east Sikkim, Padamchen should be one of your prime destinations along the route. You can stay at many places but Padamchen will provide you a unique separate charm. There are no luxury hotels or resorts yet but there are quite

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Do you really need to trek upto your cottage at Reshikhola? – Find the answer

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations7 Comments

I have been getting queries on if one needs to walk long to reach upto Reshikhola cottages. I have found many tourist and travelers who are keen to visit a beautiful hamlet like Reshikhola but worried about the walk uphill. I have communicated with many senior citizen travelers who are

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My Honeymoon Trip To Reshikhola

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations10 Comments

Hey Guys, hope you all are doing great. I take this opportunity to share that I am no more single. Yes, I just got married. All around me was less bothered about the wedding but more curious to know where I would be going for my Honeymoon. Some said Singapore,

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What All To Keep in Mind before Visiting Silk Route in Sikkim?

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations26 Comments

For planning a trip to experience the serene beauty of Old Silk Route, across East Sikkim, it’s better to keep a few points in mind on a prior note. It will help you avoid the holiday travel hassles. Some scattered news on Silk Route permit, home stay and pre-booking on

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Romantic Sikkim Silk Route – The Best Honeymoon Experience with Nature

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat DestinationsNo Comments

Your dream honeymoon in the lap of nature is best fitted amidst the captivating beauty of East Sikkim, through the Silk Route. From the time immemorial, the old silk route of Sikkim beholds treasures for travelers with wanderlust. Beset in the eastern part of Sikkim, it is still unexplored to

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Number of Days Required to Cover Silk Route in East Sikkim – A Travel Plan by Abhijit

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations88 Comments

I am sure you have already heard of so many places in east Sikkim and must be wondering how many number of days are actually needed to cover the entire Silk Route in Sikkim. I had the same question when I first went to the region in Sikkim. I had

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How to reach Silk route in Sikkim?

By Abhijit Gupta • In Mountains, Offbeat Destinations50 Comments

The Silk Route In Sikkim – Information & Guide Silk Route is an old route in Sikkim that connects Sikkim in India with China occupied Tibet. Silk route lies in eastern part of Sikkim along the rough terrains of Himalayan range. In earlier days people used to take this route

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    April 2, 2015

    *****/5 stars

    Thank you Abhijit for all those information. Your details really helped me in completing my journey with a very satisfying note. Will consult you next time for sure.

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