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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
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 10 January 2017
Rabi Narayan S
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3 weeks ago
“Old Monastery with some earthquake damage”
9 Jan 2017
“Serene and Majestic”
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 10 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 30 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 20 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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