Rabdentse Ruins, Pelling

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Rabdentse Ruins, Pelling - Address

Address: Geyzing, Sikkim 737111

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Ancient Ruin, Archaeological Site

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In order to understand the Rabdentse Ruins, we need to understand the history of Rabdentse settlement in Sikkim. Rabdentse was acknowledged to be the second capital of Sikkim. Once the abode of the Sikkim monarchs, this place however, became deserted and desolated with time. Located in West Sikkim district, Rabdentse is regarded as an archeological site that depicts the history of this region with its now ruined self. These ruins have been preserved by the Indian Archeological Society and act as a tourist attraction today. In order to reach these ruins, you will have to trek through a two kilometer path amidst the forest that starts from Pelling and goes till Geyzing. From the top of the monument, you can witness the panoramic views of the subterranean valley of Sikkim and the heights of Khangchendzonga.

How To reach Rabdentse Ruins by Public Transport

  • One can easily walk down to the place from Pelling or Pemayangtse Monastery.

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  • Worth to visit, natural beauty is their.... Recommend this place.. if you visit pelling

  • A small hike is needed. Old king's palace and most historic. Can see the view of Mt.Kanchendzonga from there. Very well maintained.

  • Ancient capital of Sikkim, such a beautiful place, you have to trek few metres to reach the top.

  • Amazing experience. A quiet walk of around a km to reach. Place is very quiet and peaceful. Beautifully maintained.

  • Beautifully maintained and landscaped. Gives a thorough feedback on the history of Sikkim. Located near Pelling.

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