Sikkim is sure to be a base for glaciers, alpine meadows, varieties of flora and fauna but it also has many adventure activities around. View the majestic mountain peaks by taking up paragliding adventures and take a rock climbing activity to test your capability. This shows that Sikkim has so much to offer and this is just the start.
How to reach Sikkim From Bagdogra?
You can reach the state of Sikkim by selecting a car rental service in Bagdogra via NH10 which is located at a distance of 153 kilometers. It takes 5 hours 25 minutes from Bagdogra to reach the cleanest state of Sikkim.
10 Adventure things to do in Sikkim:
Prepare yourself for a thrilling adventure of a lifetime and allow us to beat the drum for these adventurous things.
1. Rock climbing:
— Indian Diplomacy (@IndianDiplomacy) June 10, 2017
This activity has always been an adventurer’s desire and to climb the lofty rocks of Himalayan ranges is a dream come true. In rock climbing, the excitement is endless with every step you take upwards gives you an adrenaline rush.
2. River Rafting
— Prakash Adhikari (@prakash03374729) November 10, 2017
River Rafting is a perfect adventure activity to be experienced with friends. The river gives you a beautiful panoramic view as you raft through the Teesta. It is a perfect outdoor adventure to appreciate both nature and the white water raft. It is for both the beginners and experienced adventurers.
3. An Adventurous Trekking
My best nine of 2017 😁
Mansalu Circuit Trek: 2
Mardi Base Camp Trek: 1
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek: 4
Everest Base Camp Trek: 1
Annapurna Circuit Trek: 1
Wishing everyone a great #travelling filled year ahead.
Happy new year 2018!!#Travel #Nepal #ttot #Himalayas #Wanderlust pic.twitter.com/7umC4VcH4i
— mohgraphy 📷 (@mkduwal) January 4, 2018
In Sikkim, the trekking adventure is an everlasting experience. People from all over the world come to trek amidst the lofty peaks of Sikkim. The most famous treks are Sandakphu Trek, Dzongri Trek, Goecha La Trek, Kanchenjunga Trek, and Green Lake Trek.
4. Mountain biking and cycling:
— Mountain Biker (@Mountain__Biker) May 26, 2018
This activity is one of the most famous adventure sports in Sikkim which will prove to be the perfect getaway to explore and smell the countryside of Sikkim. Mountain biking and Cycling results in an impressive way of experiencing curves, unwinding trails and twist and turn around the edge of the town.
5. Indulge yourself in the wildlife of Sikkim:
— Adam Rogers (@IntrepidBook) September 28, 2017
Wildlife explore is one of the most popular things to be added on your adventure to do list and experience the Sikkimese biodiversity. Sikkim is one of the richest states of India in terms of flora and fauna and has many national parks and reserves to have a closer view of the wild animals and birds in Sikkim.
6. Hike up high by mountaineering:
As Sikkim is adorned with many mountain peaks and it gives numerous access to involve in an outdoor activity like mountaineering. Each of the mountain peaks offers great pleasure and a thrilling excitement to the Mountaineers.
7. Helicopter Ride:
— Kat Coats (@kat_coats) September 27, 2016
Sikkim has many places to visit and the best way is to get a top view of a helicopter ride. This certainly will give you a high living vacation experience and will give you a joy ride to see the aerial view of the entire Sikkim.
— Pravin Khaling (@prabinkhaling) September 7, 2018
Paragliding is a thrilling adventure sport and is one of the best outdoor activities in Sikkim. Enjoy the view of the best landscape from above with an outstanding description of the beauty of the Mt. Kanchenjunga.
9. Yak Safari
— NorthEast Travelers (@neindiatraveler) April 8, 2017
Yaks are mostly bulky and slow animals and are found in higher altitudes. Sikkim will introduce to one such a kind where you can take a Yak safari and explore the rolling mountainous lands adding the beauty of the pristine nature at its fullest.
10. Take an adventurous drive over the Silk Route:
When you want the journey to never end! 😉
— Neelima Vallangi (@i_WanderingSoul) February 10, 2018
When you talk about both the adventurous as well as a scenic view of Sikkim, there is no other best option than taking a drive over the ancient silk route. The silk route that leads up to it lets the visitors enjoy the scenic journeys to explore Sikkim fully.
An Adventurous Land Left To Be Explored
Sikkim is a land filled with adventurous things to do and is one of the best to be experienced when in this state. There are few other adventure activities out of all the ones given above which cannot be possibly put down in a blog but can only be explored if done in reality.