Category: Culture

Goooaaaaaaal! For Love Of The Game

The Mountain Walker Founder stops to watch a local women’s football match in Damthang village in South Sikkim and realises that football is deeply embedded in Sikkimese society.

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Destination Pelling: From Waterfalls To Treks To Ancient Capitals

Pelling is a little town in Sikkim, the remote Himalayan state in the Northeast region of India. Located at an altitude of 6,250 feet above sea-level, Pelling is emerging as an important centre for tourism, mainly because it is a convenient hub for accessing historical places in West Sikkim. In addition, it also serves as a convenient stop or base for hiking and eco-tourism in West Sikkim. Finally, it is an access point to the Kanchenjunga National Park and related trekking routes.

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