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Assam one of the North-Eastern Sates of India. It is bounded on the north by the sub Himalayan ranges of Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh ; on the east by the Patkai range and the Tirap district of arunachal Pradesh; on the south-east, by Nagaland, Burma and Manipur; on the south by Mizoram; on the south-west by Tripura and Bangladesh and on the west by Meghalaya and West Bengal.
Meghalaya has long since been the destination with a difference. Be it for a culture that is a vibrant mosaic of diversity, a rich natural bounty which holds endless delights for the nature lover or for its friendly hospitality.
INFORMATION OF FOREIGN TOURIST INTEREST
With a view to promote tourism in Sikkim, restrictions on the entry for foreigners into restricted areas of Sikkim have been relaxed. Foreigners can now visit Gangtok, Rumtek, Phodong, Pemayangtse and the Yuksom -Zongri trekking route on the basis of restricted area permits which can be obtained from any one of the following offices:
All Indian missions and posts abroad.
SIKKIM TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE,
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, Sikkim
The Kanchendzonga National Park is situated in the North District of Sikkim, spreading over an area of 850 square kilometers. The elevation range from 1800 meters to 8600 meters approximately, one of the highest park in the country. The area of the park of spectacular wilderness with one of the highest mountain peaks towering above virtually undisturbed forest cover. There are many glaciers in the park area. Amongst them the Zemu Glacier is the longest and most awesome. The lofty Mt. Kanchendzonga (8585 meters) which literally means ‘Abode of Gods consisting of five Treasure Houses’ including the five peaks are Narshing , Pandim, Simvo, Kabru and Siniolchu. The most beautiful amongst these peaks are Mt. Pandim, Mt. Narshing and Mt. Siniolchu which lie in the park area. The topography and the peaks along with the forest wilderness attract nature & adventure lovers from all over the world. Birds are found in abundance here like the Blood Pheasants, Satyr Tragopan, Osprey, Himalayan griffon, Lammergeyers, snow pigeon, Impeyan pheasants, sunbirds & eagles.