North Sikkim | Sikkim | India
Ideal Duration: 1-3 hours
Open Time: Throughout the year
Nearest Airport: Bagdogra International
Nearest Railway Station: New Jalpaiguri
About 28 km away from Lachung, Mount Katao is a great tourist spot. Mount Katao is one of the most spectacular destination in North Sikkim, where you can see picturesque views of the snow-capped peaks.
The valley is covered with much attractive vegetation such as poppy, primula, and rhododendron. However, to reach the peak, you have to get permission from the army. It is an ideal destination for those who like adventure and sports.
One can participate in activities like skiing, snowboarding, and stone tubing here. The best time to visit Mount Katao is between March to June but between December to February is ideal for enjoying the snow.
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