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    Rumtek

    Rumtek is located around 23 kms from Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim. The place houses the famous Rumtek Monastery, seat of His Holiness, The Gyalwa Karmapa of the Kargyu sect of Tibetan Buddhism. The journey to Rumtek is through typical Sikkimese villages and many paddy fields.

    Rumtek attracts its visitors with its lush green hilly terrain, eye-catching topography and misty mountains. There are many tourist spots in Rumtek worth visiting. The place offers tourists monastery tours and adventurous exploits such as white water rafting and trekking also.

    The main tourist attraction of Rumtek is the Rumtek Monastery; seat of His Holiness the Gyalwa Karmapa of the Kargyu sect of Buddhism. This is the largest monastery in Sikkim. Rumtek Monastery is also called the Dharmachakra Centre. The Monastery displays the best of Tibetan architecture. It houses some of the rarest Buddhist religious art objects found in the world. This is also a world famous Kargyu teaching centre.

    On the way to the monastery is the Nehru Botanical Garden. The Botanical Garden houses tropical and temperate plants and trees as well as a big greenhouse of exotic orchids.

    During the months from July to September the paddy fields resembles as that of green carpet and from October to November the entire place is a sight to behold with golden paddy swinging in the breeze.

    There are many holiday rental accommodations available in Rumtek such as resort, homestays, and guest houses offering comfortable stay for its travelers. We have listed some of the best budget holiday homes in Rumtek in our website. Our advanced search option helps you easily find the right holiday accommodations that fit your budget and convenience; travelers can always make direct contact with the property owner from our website before finalizing their reservations. We have also introduced friendly dormitories for Group, budget & cheap holiday stays. 

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