Holiday Trip in Rumtek

Scenic Experiences with Rumtek Holiday Packages

Popularly known as Dharma chakra Centre, Rumtek is a wonderful holiday destination and a beautiful small town in Sikkim state. The place is widely admired for its Tibetan Buddhist monastery. Situated at a distance of 24 km from Gangtok, Rumtek attracts the tourists to explore its natural beauty, serene beauty and pleasant aura. It is also noted for appealing massive number of Buddhist pilgrims and tourists. At the monastery of the town, several festivities take place during peak season. You can book Rumtek holiday packages to experience the rich culture and traditions of Buddhist monks.
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Tourist Attractions in & around Rumtek

Awe-inspiring views of snowcapped mountains and lush green terrains are the main tourist attractions of this town. These make it a place to capture in your memories for lifetime. Rumtek brings numerous sightseeing opportunities for its visitors and they can have a great sightseeing experience by exploring nearby attractions. For adventure lovers, the place offers several activities like river rafting and trekking. On your Rumtek tour, you can visit these attractions.

Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden:
Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden is a prominent tourist attraction of the town, which is situated close to Rumtek Monastery. The garden features different species of Himalayan flowers and plants along with a children's park with fun swings and a mini playground. The garden is managed by Forest Department of Sikkim Tourism.
Rumtek Monastery:
Rumtek Monastery is the main tourist attraction of the town, which is located on a hilltop and enjoys awesome views of surroundings. The monastery was founded in 1717 and it gives the tourists an insight of the Buddhist culture. During peak season, several activities are taken place.

Best Time to Visit Rumtek

The best time for Rumtek travel is between March and June as the place experiences an amazing atmosphere in this period. The whole place becomes alive with awesome nature's views. Summer lasts between March and June and temperature ranges between 10°C and 28°C. Monsoon months are June to September and rainfall is heavy in these months. Winter months are from October to February and temperature reaches between -4°C and 7°C

How to Reach Rumtek

Rumtek is an ultimate hill station of Sikkim that is well-connected to air, rail and roads. Yet, before booking Rumtek holiday packages, explore the options to reach there.
By Air
The nearest airport is Bagdogra Airport, situated at two hour drive from Rumtek. Regular flights for Bagdogra Airport are available from cities like Delhi, Guwahati, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata. From the airport, you can take buses or car on rent.
By Train
The nearest railway station is Darjeeling railway station, which is located 92 km from the town. The station is connected to several destinations through regular trains. From station, take bus or car on rent.
By Road
Rumtek is well-connected with several destinations of Sikkim through excellent network of roads. It is located 18 km from Gangtok, 68 km from Kalimpong, 93 km from Darjeeling, and so on. Sikkim State Road Transport Corporation (SSRTC) bus service and some private travel services take you to this charming destination of Rumtek.
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