Tourist Places in Pelling

Places to Visit in Pelling

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Pelling Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 4134 Ratings

Pelling is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Pelling is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Pelling are February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October, November, December. There are 26 tourist places in Pelling, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Pelling can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Pelling for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Pelling Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Pelling, browse through photos & pictures, explore Pelling using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Pelling, which are great places to visit, are Tashiding Monastery, Dzongri, Hee Burmiok, Rinchenpong, Mayong. Pelling can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Pelling Tourist Places



  • Type: Water Fall
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Kanchenjunga Falls, Pelling
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6.1 / 7 1
51 Ratings & 43 Reviews
Situated at a distance of 25 km from Pelling, the Kanchenjunga Falls is a perennial waterfall and takes about an hour to reach. There are small steps which lead to the base of the water fall.  Read More »
  • Type: Lake
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Khecheopalri Lake, Pelling
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5.9 / 7 1
38 Ratings & 31 Reviews
Khecheopalri Lake is a sacred lake, located in the north-west direction of Pelling town. This lake is known by many names like the Wishing Lake, Kha-Chot-Palri and Sho Dzo Sho, which means Oh Lady, Sit Here. Considered holy by Buddhists as well as Hindus, this lake is thronged... Read More »
"Holy place"2 months ago "Not a very great place"May 22, 2017
  • Type: Nursery
  • Entry: Paid
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Singshore Bridge, Pelling
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6.2 / 7 1
19 Ratings & 18 Reviews
Singshore Bridge, a 198 metre suspension bridge is located at a short distance of 5 km from Pelling. It is also the highest bridge of Sikkim and second highest gorge bridge in Asia. The Singshore Bridge was built 16 years ago by connecting two hills. It is situated 25 km away... Read More »
  • Type: Monastery
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Pemayangtse Monastery, Pelling
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5.7 / 7 1
31 Ratings & 27 Reviews
Pemayangtse Monastery is a Buddhist monastery,  situated at an elevation of 6840 feet. Known as one of the oldest monasteries of Sikkim, it was built by Lama Lhatsun Chempo in the 17th century. Initially the monastery was built very small in size and later Jigme Pawo, who... Read More »
"Nice place to visit"Mar 20, 2017 "Good Buddhist worship place"Jun 20, 2016
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Sangachoeling Monastery, Pelling
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6.4 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Sangachoeling Monastery is about 7 km away from the Pemayangtse Monastery and is considered as the second oldest monastery of Sikkim. Located about 3 km away from south west of Upper Pelling district, this monastery can be reached by walk.   Sangacholing, which means... Read More »
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  • Type: Mountain
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Yuksam, Pelling
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5.7 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Rimbi Waterfalls, Pelling
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5.5 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Rimbi Waterfalls are approximately 12 km away from Pelling and further about 5 km from the Darap Village. They are situated along the banks of Rimbi River.   These waterfalls lead into the Rimbi River,   famous for activities like fishing.   Read More »
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  • Type: Monastery
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Dubdi Monastery, Pelling
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5.5 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Dubdi Monastery also commonly called as the Yuksum Monastery is another Buddhist pilgrim centre located in the Tibetan Buddhism of the Nyingma Sect, close to Yuksum. This monastery was constructed in the year 1701 and is also named as Hermit's cell based on it’s founder... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kaluk, Pelling
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5.3 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Kaluk is another famous district of Sikkim destination, which is located 26 km from Pelling and is prominently recognised for Bersay Rhadodendron Sanctuary. This area is also known for it’s infinite natural resources and is also considered as a haven for nature lovers.... Read More »
Rabdengtse Ruins, Pelling
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5.5 / 7 1
15 Ratings & 12 Reviews
Rabdengtse Ruins is another place to see in Pelling, which is located at a walking distance from the Pemayangtse Monastery. Surrounded by thick forests, the Rabdengtse Ruins are considered as famous destinations among the leisure tourists. Rabdengtse was the second capital of... Read More »
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  • Type: Village
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Hee Burmiok, Pelling
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6.3 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Changey Waterfall, Pelling
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5.3 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Changey Waterfall is located about 10 km away from Pelling on the western slope of Pelling district of Western Sikkim. Situated at a height of about 300 metres, these falls are on the way to Dentam Valley. While descending, these falls disappear into the extensive greenery... Read More »
"A random fall"Nov 23, 2015 "A wonderful waterfall"Apr 11, 2014
  • Type: Temple
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Tashiding Monastery, Pelling
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Village
  • Entry: Paid
Darap Subba Village, Pelling
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5.5 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Darap Subba Village is located 6 km away from Pelling on the way to Yuksum. This palace  in inhabited mainly by people from Limboo Community and a small number of families from mixed communities like Bhutias, Chettris, Tamangs, Rais, Gurungs and Lepchas. Read More »
  • Type: Garden
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Sewaro Rock Garden, Pelling
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4.9 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Sewaro Rock Garden is constructed and maintained by Sikkim's tourism department. Mainly constituting rocks, gardens, pools, zig zag foot paths and various recreational amenities like swimming pools, viewpoints and cafeterias. Considered as one of the most popular picnic spots... Read More »
"Very beautiful sight"Jan 27, 2016 "A simple garden"Nov 23, 2015
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Rinchenpong, Pelling
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5.5 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
"Walk up the nature"Nov 23, 2015 "Best for a nature walk"Apr 11, 2014
  • Type: Mountain
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Dzongri, Pelling
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5.3 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
"Trekkers Paradise"Nov 23, 2015 "Trekker's Heaven"Apr 11, 2014
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
  • Entry: Paid
Mayong, Pelling
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4.3 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Mayong in Assamese district, is located about 20 km from Pelling. Situated on the banks of Brahmaputra River, this town is approximately 40 km from Guwahati. This district was once known for it’s supernatural stories and black magic. It was said to be the Indian capital... Read More »
  • Type: National Park
Khangchendzonga National Park, Pelling
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5.8 / 7 1
4 Ratings
Khangchendzonga National Park, located in the northern district of Sikkim covers an area of 850 sq. km. The park's height varies from about 1800 metres to 8600 metres, making it one of the highest national parks of the country. Khangchendzonga, which is among the highest peaks... Read More »
  • Type: Park
Bird Park, Pelling
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