Pelling is a quaint town located on the Western side of Sikkim. The town is a beguiling tourist destination that is surrounded by the murky and snow-laden peaks. It has been recognized as a popular Buddhist religious site as well as a trekking & skiing destination in Sikkim. Due to its remote location, it is less inhabited by the human population.
The town of Pelling is beckoned by the peaks of Khangchendzonga & Himalayas. The valleys of this town offer a breathtaking view of these mountain ranges. With such tantalizing location amid the mountains, the climate of Pelling is recognized as cool. Pelling experiences cool weather throughout the year with a median temperature scaling between below 0 degrees-25°C. The place also receives an adequate amount of rainfall accompanied by thunderstorms.
Pelling is a beautiful destination and houses notable visitors' attractions. The ancient monasteries like Pemayangtse Monastery, Choeling Monastery, Chhangye Waterfalls, and Khecheopalri Lake are some remarkable attractions located in Pelling.