Sight Seen : Tour To Gangtok With Pelling - Nathula Pass

Gangtok - Nathula Pass

Nathula Pass is located around 50 km from city. The pass was closed after the Indo-China war in 1962, but got re-opened in 2006, following numerous bilateral trade agreements. The pass, at 4,310 m (14,140 ft) above mean sea level has very low temperatures, so make sure you carry heavy woollens when you visit here. It is better to make the trip early in the day as the weather tends to worsen in the evening.