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Namchi, 78 kilometers from Gangtok, literally translates to ‘top of the sky‘. It is the district’s headquarters and a fast emerging tourist destination. Set in a picturesque location, Namchi offers an unmatched view of the Kanchenjunga range and the Rangit valley. Here you can visit the Sherdup Choeling Monastery and the Dichen Choeling Monastery. Around two km from Namchi is the old Ngadak Monastery which is now being renovated. Situated on a hill just above Ngadak monastery is the very attractive Rock Garden, which is full of rare flowers and plants and also offers breathtakingly beautiful views.
There is also the Namchi Rock Garden located between Namchi town and Samdruptse. This popular garden has many attractive plants, flowers and species of trees. A number of waiting sheds, view points and water bodies along its footpaths have been provided. A neat and clean cafeteria serves the tourists and visitors well.
Baichung Stadium is a football stadium in Namchi, the district headquarters of South Sikkim district in the state of Sikkim, India. The stadium was built in honor of Baichung Bhutia, India’s most well known contemporary footballer. It is still under construction.