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Address: Gangtok, India
Phone Number: 03592-209090
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Nathula pass.. God crafted beauty..

The path leading to Nathula pass is so enchanting that the wait to reach the ppint seems unbearable at times.. When you reach the spot it takes a while to believe if such a place... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The path leading to Nathula pass is so enchanting that the wait to reach the ppint seems unbearable at times.. When you reach the spot it takes a while to believe if such a place truly exists.. But what is heart wrenching is to see our brave soldiers fight out the bone chilling cold to guard our borders. Deserve a... More 

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Oakland, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Serenity in disguise ; there is an underlying tension with China who’s intent was to take Sikkim like it took Tibet, but the Indians beat them to it.1962 still haunts this beautiful landscape of undeniable beauty and serenity.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

One of the few places in India where we can not just see the cross country border and meet the people, but also feel the stress and anxiety of the defense personals stationed out there. Not to miss the amazing views/ landscapes. So near to China yet so far. Does feel what the soldiers go through when we wait for... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Nathu La (or pass) is situated 14140 feet above sea level and connects India with China and is an open trading border posts between China and India. Please make sure that you plan to visit this exquisite place and get a permit arranged for all family members, else you will have to pay a lot more to the local taxi... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

this is the extreme point for indian border. for visiting this place permits are issued for which u need to ask ur travel agent to book your passes. heavily guarded by army and limited number of vehicles are allowed to go there. nathulapass..is wow and one feels an inner kick..seeing the indochino border up close and personal...and seeing the Chinese... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Indo-Chinese border at Nathu La in Sikkim (4,310 meters or 14,140 feet above sea level). Salute to the brave soldiers on both sides who brave extreme weather conditions to protect the border. For us it was an adventure, but for them it's their daily job. Brilliant experience

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Indore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

this is the extreme point for indian border. for visiting this place permits are issued for which u need to ask ur travel agent to book your passes. heavily guarded by army and limited number of vehicles are allowed to go there. We experienced and amazing incident where there way trading of food, clothes and other things between india and... More 

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

There was snow on the road side while going. Had fun playing for some time there. On reaching the border post, there was snow all around, but it is very difficult to climb up the last few steps. The oxygen content in the air is also less due to the altitude.

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Remember to book this place a day before coz u require permits ..only limited no of vehicles with passengers can go owing to security etc.. Prices are fixed more or less and helps to book them outside of your hotel coz they skim off more commissions off you. The ride itself takes a good 3 hours owing to rough roads..needs... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Nathula pass, the area is completely under Army and to visit this place requires permit.These permits are issued to local travel agency whereby you need to take help of local travel agency.You need to have ID proof and two photo. Permit fee would be around Rs 200/- per person but these local travelling agency may charge you high depending upon... More 

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Address: Gangtok, India
Phone Number: 03592-209090
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Sikkim  >  Gangtok

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