A bike trip to Sikkim is undoubtedly a mind-blowing experience: the winding roads definitely give that much-required adrenaline rush as you ride on one of the best biking terrains in the country. You will also be greeted by extremely warm-hearted people who will make you fall in love with this charming state. The feeling of fresh mountain breeze sweeping across your face as gravity shifts underneath you is incomparable.
Also incomparable are the routes that this majestic state offers. All four districts of Sikkim have biking routes possessing their own special charm. East Sikkim offers roads with harping bends that resemble the tracks of “Need for speed.” West Sikkim route offers great sightseeing places like first glass skywalk of India and the tallest statue of Chenrezig. Down south you get to ride amid the world-famous Temi tea garden, where the roads are spotless and fragrant with tea leaves and cherry blossoms. Further north you have the noted Gurudongmar Lake. Throughout the route, you will spot India’s highest mountain peak Mt. Khangchendzonga.
Whichever route you choose to ride, the experience you create and the memories you gather are something you’ll cherish for the rest of your life. The sense of fulfilment you feel upon reaching the destination after a long and challenging ride is therapeutic. For all such reasons, millennials these days prefer to rent a bike and explore Sikkim with the freedom it gives them.
If you’re having a hard time deciding on which route to take in Sikkim, check out Popular Biking routes in Sikkim: Opt for rental. It’s quite easy to hire a bike in Gangtok; all you need is a thirst for adventure and a travel date.