India, an incredible country that can offer almost anything a traveler wants to explore & experience whether it be historic palaces, cultural heritage sites, majestic temples & tombs and stunning natural beauty, colorful bazaars, sea beaches, desolate deserts, forested mountain, snow capped peaks, torrential rivers, verdant valleys and even a spiritual search for yourself. However, India has its own glorious culture and tradition of present and past. Traveling tin India could be a wonderful experience.
India at a Glance:
Location: South Asia
Area: 3,287,590 sq. km.
Climate: varies from tropical monsoon in south to temperate in north
Capital: New Delhi
Population: 1,129,866,154 (July 2007 est.)
Currency: Indian Rupee (INR)
Language: English, Hindi, Urdu & many others
Religions: Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism & others.
Sikkim is the 22nd state of India that came into existence with effect from 26th April, 1975. Sikkim being a part of inner mountain ranges of Himalayas, is hilly having varied elevation ranging from 300 to 8586m meters. But the habitable areas are only up to the altitude of 2100 mtrs.