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Address: Gangtok, India
Phone Number: 03592-209090
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Snow at its best

It is a excellent place near gangtok on the India china border with an golf cource which is a guiness book record for a golf cource a high altitude of 13000 feet above sea level

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Chennai (Madras), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

It is a excellent place near gangtok on the India china border with an golf cource which is a guiness book record for a golf cource a high altitude of 13000 feet above sea level

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Cairo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Excellent place to visit and thank our Jawans, one of such place where our post is higher in altitude to Chinese, our Jawans warm reception and care helps us to see the place comfortably, couldn't see any Chinese tourists there, the Chinese jawans are also warm, photography is strictly prohibited, please help our jawans not to repeated tell us to... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Really amazing feeling to visit Indo-china border at height of 14 k ft. One of best experience of my life till date.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

We visited Nathula Pass in this Moth & the memory still seems to be crystal clear. Weather was absolutely chilled but enjoyable. We had to take more warm clothes & gloves on rent otherwise there was no way to visit Nathula. Surrounding place was totally covered with ice which you can easily use it to make ice balls. Climbing way... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Trivandrum >>Kolkata >>Bagdogra Air port catch a return taxi to next bus stop(3km, Rs.50/-) by bus (12Km, Rs.15) reached Siliguri and stayed there for one day next day morning by shared taxi (Tata sumo like 10 people, Rs.200/person) to Gangtok. it will take around 4 hours if you are a group of 3 you can also take 4 seat for... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

- Nathu La pass is located Old Silk Route - Some 60Kms from Gangtok - more than 14000 feet above the sea level - One need sepecial permisson to visit - local tour operator can arrange the permission - One can see China from here - Excellent view keep your camera ready - One can take a share taxi or... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

A must visit tourist destination east of sikkim. This place is the Indo-China Border and it is monitored by Indian Army. Inspiring place for all indians to see their jawans carry their duties with pride and poise. This place is located 50 to 60 Km away from Gangtok and it is at an altitude of 15000 Ft. The roads are... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Nathula Pass is a mountain pass in Eastern Sikkim, on the Indo-Chinese border that serves as the trade link between India and China. Nathula Pass nestles at an elevation of 14,140 feet and ranks amongst the highest passes accessible by tourists via motorable road. The Old Silk Route through Lhasa, Sikkim and Eastern India used to cross through Nathula Pass.... More 

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Indore, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It was a brilliant experience to visit Na tula Pass amid february season. The cold winds test your zeal to touch high altitudes. The breathtaking scene around accompanied with a feeling of patriotism adds to the experience. The mountains covered with snow is a sight that will bring a tingle to the eyes of those who reside in urban areas.... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Indian-China border. Our Indian Soldiers are great.Climatic conditions at nathula is very low.Ranging between 0 degrees to -15 degrees.If there is more snowfall we cannot visit nathula pass.Please don't take photographs,Indian soldiers will not allow us to take pictures. Please be very careful before going to nathula,Wear gloves jerkins muflers.Cooperate with the soldiers.Don't try to step into China by crossing... More 

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