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Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve

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Address: Gangtok, India
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+91 89060 65323
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We have visited and viewed khangchendzo which is really amazing and beautiful and adventures places. One should visit this place with out fail. Pl visit the place.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Manu V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited and viewed khangchendzo which is really amazing and beautiful and adventures places. One should visit this place with out fail. Pl visit the place.

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Kolkata, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

One of the few high altitude biosphere reserves in the country. Fantastic place for sunrises. Lovely views.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Went to North Sikkim - towards Lachen and Guru Dogmar Lake. What an experience!!! The views are breathtaking. And one doesn't mind the arduous journey to visit the place

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

Khangchendzonga biosphere reserve is located in Sikkim in North East India. Spread over around 850sq km, the reserve is one of the few high altitude biosphere reserves in the country. Established in August 26,1977 as a national park, the reserve is named after the third highest peak in the world Mount Khangchendzonga (also spelt as Kanchenjunga). Khangchendzonga means ‘five treasures... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

You would naturally want to visit the 28169 feet tall Khangchendzonga, which ranks third amongst the tallest peaks in the world. Khangchendzonga refers to ‘five treasures of snow’ in local dialect. Several peaks and glaciers surround this reserve. The national park that carries the name of the peak is rich in flora and fauna. Khangchendzonga National Park is a huge... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve beautiful view of 'himalyaya' and Khangchendzonga hills, very very beautiful attraction.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

I went to Gangtok on 24th March 2016 and returned back on 29th, my tour - Bagdogara - Gangtok - Lachen - Gurudongmar lake - Lachung - Mt.Katao - Yumthang - Yumesamdong - Gangtok - Namchi - Ravangla - Kalimpong - Bagdogara. Throughout my tour I can see the most beautiful Khangchendzonga the 3rd highest peak in the world at... More 

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Raipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2016

It was first notified in August 1977, but was subsequently extended to 1784 Sq km in May 1997.The largest wildlife reserve in Sikkim.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2015

Must witness the sunrise. The natural diversity and beauty is just breathtaking. from Pelling beautiful view from hotel simvo upper pelling.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2015

Visiting Darjeeling can never be complete without a visit to this place. Ensure to wear warm clothes when visiting this place.

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