Located in a picturesque location, 78 km from Gangtok, Namchi offers an unmatched reading and colorful valley of Khangchendzonga which is South District headquarter translating into 'Top of the sky' has become rapidly growing tourist’s destination. Here you will also go to the Sherwood Chilling Monastery and the Cluster Choosing Dish. About 2 kilometer from Namchi is the Nagadak Math recently, which is currently being restored. Located just a hill from Ngadak monastery, the very attractive Rock Garden, which is full of rare flowers and plants and offers conjointly breathtaking stunning views.
Namchi hosts tourism, culture and food festivals, a very popular Namchi festival once in October. There is also a flower competition annual control.
Tourism in Namchi
The 135-feet statue of Guru Padmasambhava is present in Samudrapatse near Namchi near 75 km from Gangtok. Samdruptse means 'desire to fulfill the hill' within Bhutia language. The 135-feet high statue of Guru Padmasambhava has been placed on a unique, fearful and skyscrapers. It is the best sculpture of the Guru Padmasambhava within the world. His quality was arranged by the Dalai Lama in October 1997 in the Museum of Sculpture Museum. It takes about 3 years to finish the sculpture.
Apart from it, there is also a Namak rock garden between Namchi city and Samdruptse. This extensive garden has many attractive plants, flowers and tree species. Variety of waiting sheds, points on its pavement and water bodies. A clean and clean restaurant offers well-served to tourists and guests.Namchi (which means 'sky high') is found at a height of 5,500 feet and is the capital of the southern district of Sikkim. While you can come back directly from NJP (90 km) or Bagdogra (9 6 km), many add a trip to Gangtok along with the namesake.
During meeting with Gangtok, you will pass through a 21 km stretch of remarkable Tee Tea Plant which is the only garden of Sikkim which produces the best quality of tea. You will need to talk to 21 hairpin tilt while crossing the garden. You can stop halfway in Singchuthang which can be a beautiful piece of land on the banks of the Rangeet River. Another picturesque location on Gangtok is Mars, in which 3 rivers are passing - Teesta, Cipla and Rangpo touches. The beautiful thing about Mars is shown within Nepalese film 'Sano' and since then this place is also known as Sanota.
Many come directly from NJP or Baggago through the fair. This trip is extra beautiful enough and you face the Kitam Bird Sanctuary on the way. Namchi one day trip from Darjeeling is popularly popular as well.