Tuesday, May 30, 2023
Area    : 7096 sq.km
Capital : Gangtok
Districts         : 4
Language : Bhutia, Hindi, Lepcha, Limbu, Nepali
Population : 610,577 (2011 Census)
Literacy : 81.42% (2011 Census)
State Bird : Blood Pheasant
State Animal : Red Panda
State Flower : Noble Orchid
State Tree : Rhododendron
Sikkim, the 22nd state of the Indian union, is a small mountain state in eastern Himalayas. It is a land of rich and varied scenic beauty, magnificent mountains, eternal snows, dark forests, green fertile valleys, raging torrents and calm, placid lakes. Her magnificent variety of flora and fauna are the naturalist's dream; the steep variations in elevation and rainfall give rise to a glorious multitude of species within a comparatively limited area.


  Sikkim, a mystical wonderland of  spectacular natural beauty perches in the lap of eastern Himalayas and spread below the Mount Khanchendzonga....Read More

Sikkim is a land of immense scenic beauty, natural charm and a variety of fauna and flora. The third highest mountain in the world Kanchanjunga (8,586 meteres).

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Two festivals are occasions of special importance all over Sikkim. Read More

International Flower Festival