The cultural capital of Sikkim state is famous for housing the world’s largest statue of Padmasambhava or Guru Rinpoche, the patron saint of Sikkim. The city offers the panoramic views of mountain ranges like Rangeet valley and the Kanchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world. The city is surrounded by various Buddhist Monasteries, the Shedrup Choeling Monastery, the Dichen Choeling monastery and the Ngadak monastery are the famous monasteries. The Namchi Mahotsav, the annual celebration of the city is famous worldwide and held annually to promote tourism, culture and local cuisine.
Flying to Namchi: Bagdogra Airport (103 km away) is the nearest airport to Namchi. It offers international flights from Bhutan and Bangkok and domestic flights from Delhi, Chennai, Banglore, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Amritsar, Pune, Mumbai, Surat.
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