Things to Do & See in Namchi

Namchi, which means ‘top of the sky’, is a picturesque spot, blessed with the bounties of nature. This small town is extremely scenic and serves as an ultimate place to find solace. Dotted with ancient monasteries, it is fast becoming a major tourist’s hotspot and center for pilgrims. Opening up to the unmatchable views of the Khangchendzonga range and Rangit Valley, Namchi is an ideal place to spend the most treasured holidays.

Set out to tour its alluring vicinities and explore its popular tourism attractions and sightseeing places. This legendary land with ever-welcoming people will offer you with endless reasons to visit again. Strike out your wish list while journeying across Namchi, as you will come across several places of interests that are a must see. Do make a visit to Namchi Monastery, Ralang Monastery, Doling Gompa, Ngadak Monastery, Char Dham and Serdup Choling Monastery. This short trip is sure to transport you to a world of spirituality.

For the ones who are on a lookout for more, set off to Samdruptse Hill and witness the gigantic statute of Guru Padmasambhava. A visit to Tendong Hill will also be an exciting jaunt, as these two spots will have their own legends and folklores to tell.

Apart from an enticing sightseeing trip, this virgin town will also offer you with engaging things to do. Adorned with exotic flora and fauna, Namchi will be no less than a treat for nature lovers and bird watchers. Journey to the Rock Garden and sink in the celestial beauty of rare species of flowers, trees and plants. Animal lovers can have a great time spotting out a variety of birds and animals at Tendong State Biodiversity Park and Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary. One can also follow the hairpin bends that will end up taking you to the green carpeted Temi Tea Estate. Angling in the River Rangit can also be one of the interesting things to do. A holiday at Namchi will definitely be unforgettable.

Points of Interest: Must Visit Places in Namchi

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