Situated in the west district of Sikkim, you can reach Uttarey from Pelling, Gezing or Dentum. On your way you will pass Singsor Bridge, said to be the second highest bridge in Asia. The height of Uttarey is about 6600 ft.
Uttarey is famous for its tranquility and natural beauty. The place provides beautiful view to the Himalayan Mountains and is yet relatively less traveled by tourists. This allows a more serene atmosphere to be enjoyed. During winter the mountains around here are covered with snow allowing heavenly views.
The Kagju Gumpha (Gumpha is local for Monastery) in Uttarey is a highly revered place of worship for the locals and a good place for sight seeing. The monastery is set amidst dense forests. The Dentam peak and the river are also visible from the monastery.
Other important tourist spots around Uttarey include the Mainbus Waterfall and the Chewyabhang Pass. This pass is about 10 km of Uttarey and is the Gateway to Nepal.
Travel to Uttarey with Royal House – Tours Agent, Gangtok, Sikkim.