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.
Swarjit Samajpati fondly reminisces about a trip to the legendary Tiger’s Nest Monastery in Bhutan.
The Mountain Walker Founder, Sanjay Mukherjee, selects a photo gallery on Kaza in Spiti Himachal Pradesh with notes on why the photos were shot.
The Mountain Walker COO Ameen Shaikh, writes an up, close and personal piece on the most important people (and the unsung heroes) of the Himalayan experience, especially on a trek – – the porters.
The Mountain Walker interviews Shikha Nainwal, a Hospitality industry professional from Uttarakhand.