Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Pelling is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Pelling a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Pelling.
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West Sikkim, Sikkim 737111
07:00 am - 05:00 pm
Sikkim is replete with monasteries that exhibit Buddhist faith and its culture. Pemayangtse monastery is one of the oldest monasteries of Sikkim that was constructed in the 17th century by Lama Lhatsun Chempo. Although quite humble when it was constructed, this monastery was subsequently renovated to grand proportions by Jigme Pawo, the third re-em...
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West Sikkim, Sikkim 737113
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
Beautifully located on a hill top at the rear of the town of Pelling, the Sangacholing monastery was built in 1697 by Gyalwa Lhatsum Chempo, and is considered as an extremely sacred place by the followers of the Nyingmapa sect of the ancient school of Tibetan Buddhism. The architecture of the original monastery was devastated by fire but afterwards...
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West District, Yuksam 737113, India
07:00 am - 04:00 pm
Also known as the Yuksum Monastery, Dubdi is another Buddhist pilgrim centre located in the Tibetan Buddhism of the Nyingma Sect, close to Yuksum. Constructed in the year 1701, this monastery has been named after its founder Lhatsun Namkha Jigme. It is considered to be pivotal to the history of Sikkim. Inside the monastery you can see the fam...
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On the Road between Geyzing and Pelling, India
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
Situated at a distance of 5 kilometres from Pelling, this temple is located en route to Gayzing from Pelling. The town of Legship is situated on the bank of river Rangit and this mandir is connected to Legship by a foot suspension bridge from the main road to the Temple. Shiv Ling is the main effigy of worship and there is a belief that a visit wit...