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Nathula: A trip to Indo- Chinese border.

It took us 2 hours to reach by car Nathula pass via Tsongo Lake..Prior permit is required even for... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Kolkata, India
via mobile
Must visit place

The place is covered by snow and we met army persons over there and they spoke nicely. Our kids... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Rajesh D
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Gangtok 737101, India
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

It took us 2 hours to reach by car Nathula pass via Tsongo Lake..Prior permit is required even for Indians which the travel agent can arrange, provided the documents beforehand. As we climb the higher altitudes vegetation becomes less till we reach the sub tibetian...More

Thank DouceKolkata_India
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The place is covered by snow and we met army persons over there and they spoke nicely. Our kids enjoyed the place.

Thank Rajesh D
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

It is a place that is worth a visit. At 14200 ft above MSL, it is the road that was the Silk Route from China to Bharat in the ancient times. Guarded by the Army and restricted for photography and foreign tourists, this place had...More

Thank Balaji B
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Due to high altitude, you have to be cautious. Respect for soldiers who serve the nation in such difficult situation.

1  Thank Hemalrshah
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Best place to visit in Sikkim. Just remember the altitude is too high for person with blood pressure. People with heart problem should avoid. Before you travel make it sure you have stuffed your stomach full and take extra food and cold clothing. For travelling...More

Thank 993Ashish
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A historical pass. Must see. Its chilling out there. So carry adequate clothing. Taxis on hire available. You need to get permission from the local police authorities to exit Gangtok towards Natu La for which you need to submit photo id with extra photos a...More

Thank Baljit S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It was a pleasure shaking hands with the Indian and the Chinese soldiers at the border . Walking through the snow to reach the top was an uber experience.

Thank shify07
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Wow life unforgettable experience it is so great no words to explain we were lucky to visit it it was full of snow on 14th may 2017 and full of snow great ...

Thank Akshat c
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Went to Nathula Pass, visited Zero Point, China Border with friends, family and 2 kids ( 6 yrs, 1.5 yrs) on 12-May-17. It was an amazing journey as the roads were well maintained, took us almost 4 hours to reach Nathula. The checking process by...More

3  Thank Suvrajit_1980
Reviewed 15 May 2017

you might be lucky if you visit it as we were, the area can be closed for tourist followed by rain or snow. daily limited permit is issued to vehicles. wonder ful place very cold

Thank vdalm
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21 October 2017|
Response from Nilanjan M | Reviewed this property |
You could rent a cab thru your hotel or from the taxi stand. They will also take care of your permit, inform 2 days before you plan to visit Nathula Pass. They will ask for Photocopies of your id and 2 pics each. Make sure... More