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Nestled at the foot of Mount Kanchendzonga, Sikkim is one of the smallest states of India. It borders the edge of the Tibetan Plateau on its north and Nepal on its east. Home to over 250 monasteries, Sikkim is endowed with incredible natural beauty. The snow covered mountains, lush green meadows, rolling hills, gurgling waterfalls and streams, vibrant Rhododendrons and sparkling orchids make it a haven on earth. Sikkim remains the most loved tourist destination amongst honeymooners and adventure enthusiasts through out the year. Are you searching for best hotels deals to stay in Sikkim. Yatra.com offers you online booking of hotels in Sikkim at the best possible rates. Whether you book luxury hotels in Sikkim , Heritage hotels, 5 five star hotels in Sikkim , and 4 five star hotels in Sikkim or 3 star hotels in Sikkim , 2 five star hotels in Sikkim and Budget Hotels in Sikkim , we promise to offer you amazing offers and deals for all classes of hotels and resorts. We also offer discounted hotels packages in Sikkim .To find cheap hotels in Sikkim and make online hotel reservation booking, log on to https://www.yatra.com/ FAST FACTS Capital - Gangtok Languages Spoken - Hindi, Bhutia, Nepali, Lepcha, Limbu, English Major Cities - Gangtok, Pelling, Gezing, Mangan, Namchi, Yuksan What to Buy- Pichhwai paintings, Attars (natural perfumes), Tie and dye clothes, Gold and silver jwellery and toys, Enamelware, Filigree boxes Fairs and Festivals- Maghe Sankranti Mela, Bumchu (January- February),Losar (February), Saga Dawa (May), Loosong festival (January) Culinary delights - Momos, Thukpa, Ningro with Churpi, Gundruk, Sael Roti Shopping Shopping in the bubbly markets of Sikkim is a wonderful experience. The famous Old market, New Market and Lal market are the ideal place to buy carved furniture, the dresses; Lepcha weave bags, Carpets & Durries with intricate designs, wooden and bamboo handicrafts and other colourful gift items and souvenirs. You can also buy traditional paintings called Thngkas made on cotton canvas and often framed with silk. The State emporiums and private run shops, located on the main market area on Mahatma Gandhi Marg are good place to shop in Sikkim. Handicrafts, Tibetan Carpets and Rugs, Tribal Jwellery, Assam Tea, Big Cardamom, Thangka Painting, Carved furniture, Weave Bags, Mats, Sweaters, Precious stones. Places of Interest Rumtek Monastery- Perched atop a hill in Gangtok iis the ancient Rumtek Monastery, which is the largest mosnatry of Sikkim. Home to the monk community, Rumtek houses the magnificent Golden Stupa, which contains the precious relics of his Holiness the Sixteenth Karmapa. Tsomgo Lake- Surrounded by picturesque mountains, Tsomgo Lake is located at a height of 12400 ft, at a distance of 38 Km from Gangtok. This tranquil lake remains frozen during winters. A small Shiva temple rests on the bank of the lake. Nathula Pass- Wrapped in silvery white snow, Nathula is a pass on the India and China border. Located at a distance of 55 kilometers from Gangtok, the pass was once the part of the famous Silk route connecting the plains of Bengal with Tibet.