The state of Sikkim is located in the north-eastern part of India. This Himalayan state is renowned for its diverse landscapes that vary between colorful meadows, barren patches to the panoramic views of the snowcapped mountains. The people are warm and welcoming. Tourists can indulge in activities like trekking and snow activities. It boasts to have the third highest peak in the world and jewel of the state, the Kanchenjunga. This great mountain is visible from almost anywhere. The state of Sikkim is characterized by freezing winters and cool summers, the state plays host to a large number of tourists throughout the year.. The accessibility is mainly via the main road and there is a newly inaugurated Pakyong airport near the capital city of Gangtok.