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Old Monastery with some earthquake damage

This is definitely worth the walk up to the hill above Yuksom. It take about 40 minutes of walking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kciff
,
Kathmandu, Nepal
Serene and Majestic

It is said to be one of most important monastery in Sikkim. It is located a top hill. It contains... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Rabi Narayan S
,
Gangtok
via mobile
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3 weeks ago
“Old Monastery with some earthquake damage”
9 Jan 2017
“Serene and Majestic”
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Yuksam, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely worth the walk up to the hill above Yuksom. It take about 40 minutes of walking uphill through a beautiful forest. Orchids grow on the trees, lots of birds, and views across the hills.

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

It is said to be one of most important monastery in Sikkim. It is located a top hill. It contains important relics and book of a period of Buddhism in sikkim. It is famous for annual bhum Chu festival. Holy water is distributed to pilgrims...More

Thank Rabi Narayan S
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Interesting place with great relaxing park surrounded. Nearby Yuksam, the historic place were the kings met.

Thank Sven B
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We had enough time to just visit one monastery in Sikkim and decided to visit Tashiding.....the best choice I think. We had read about this online and hence knew some of the stories associated with this monastery. The drive was a difficult one and our...More

Thank SarangChandra
Reviewed 21 November 2015

A small yet nice Monastery - it take just 10 mins to reach this place from Rinchenpong by a car/jeep. You can stay in this area - there is a small guest house.

Thank KaustuvTraveller
Reviewed 30 October 2015

This complex offers everything what a Buddhist interested person wants. Take a little time there, you will love it!!!

Thank Zwillingsseele
Reviewed 16 April 2015

I think, this monastery is most interesting in region nearby Pelling. Monastery have big bell and small park of interesting stupas and many dogs)

Thank Papayaved
Reviewed 19 February 2015

I visited Tashiding Monastery when I did Goechala Trek with Renok Adventures last year. Visiting any monastery is unique experience in itself but visit it when I went on a trek for Goechala with Renok Adventures it was great. I like the Rohan's personal attention...More

4  Thank Nilanjana R
Reviewed 18 February 2015

One can drive almost to the monastery now, the road of some 2 kms is almost ready but motorable (Feb 2015). Off-the-beten-track .. Peaceful .. prayer flags, and awesome bell amidst chortens, tie prayer flags in the forest, sit in silence. Gangtok - Barfung Retreat...More

2  Thank virrawlley
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The tashiding Monastery is a Buddhist monastery of the Nyingma sect of Tibetan Buddhism in Western Sikkim It is located on top of the hill 1 kilometres above the man road need to walk about more then 100staps and beautiful stupa around monastery the Tashiding...More

Thank AshmitaT
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