The 6 Stunning places to visit in Sikkim in the month of May

Sikkim is a mystical wonderland of magnificent natural beauty. The extensive perfection of the snow-covered Himalayas, the exhilarating scent of flower-decorated meadows and the numerous varieties of its flora and fauna makes it a holiday that is at once fascinating and challenging.

Weather Conditions on the month of May:

Weather Conditions on the month of May

The weather is pleasant during the month of May despite the occasional fog. Majority of tourists visit Sikkim during this month.

Average Temperature=22 degree Celsius, Occasional Fog.

There are many traveling agencies that provide cheap and attractive Sikkim Sightseeing packages and also lets you know about the weather during the month of May.

1. The town of Gangtok

The town of Gangtok

The fresh air and the friendly people make this place worth visiting.

Coolest things to do: Shopping in M.G Marg. Visit Baker’s Café for beautiful scenery and amazing food.

Activities: Attend the international flower festival that takes place during the month of May.

2. The land where heaven kisses the earth-North Sikkim

The land where heaven kisses the earth-North Sikkim

I would personally rank North Sikkim as no.1 in the list of Sikkim sightseeing places. The surreal landscape and the mesmerizing beauty of the Gurudongmar Lake will leave you speechless.

The coolest thing to see: witness the flowers bloom in Yumthang valley in May

The average temperature of Lachen and Lachung: 15-18degree Celsius

3. Pelling-West Sikkim

Pelling West Sikkim

During the month of May, the snow melts and fresh green vegetation take over the valley. If you are planning to visit Pelling contact the various traveling agencies as they will provide you with the details of the Pelling Sikkim sightseeing packages

Average Temperature: 7-28degree Celsius

Coolest things to see and do: Trekking, watch the beautiful flowers bloom, visit the Khecheopali lake.

4. Tsomgo Lake

Tsongmu Lake

If you are planning to visit Tsongmu Lake during the summer month of May you will be able to witness the Rhodendrons and the Orchids bloom. The skies will be quite clear during this month.

Coolest things to do and see: take a Yak Safari and witness the beautiful lake

Average temp: 15-20degrees Celsius

5.Yuksom-West Sikkim

Yuksom West Sikkim

Witness the beauty of the amazing waterfalls and the lush green hills. If you are planning to do something adventurous go for trekking activities as there are many amazing trails with stunning sceneries and viewpoints.

Average temperature: 10-30degree celcius.

Coolest things to do and see here: Gochela Trek, visit the oldest monastery Dubdi Gompa.

6. Namchi


The fresh air which is fragmented with the aroma of lush flora makes Namchi an ideal place for all nature lovers definitely one of the most important places to see in Sikkim.For sightseeing in Namchi Sikkim, you can take the assistance of traveling agencies in Namchi Bazaar.

Average temp: 10-17.5degree celsius

Cool things to do and see: visit the Rock Garden and the Sherdup Choeling monastery.

All the above-mentioned places in Sikkim have a distinct charm which attracts tourists from all over the world. Visit Sikkim for a rejuvenating and blissful experience.



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