Yuksom is a tiny yet beautiful heaven of peace in the state of Sikkim. It is also known as the “gateway to Kangchendzongha”. Here you can unravel the Buddhist heritage by visiting its monasteries. It was originally the capital of Sikkim and thus, it remains a popular place to explore. The Khecheopalri Lake of Yuksom is one of the largest lakes in Sikkim. The lake has mythological connections and looks charming. The Tashiding Monastery is a significant place among locals. It flaunts beautiful Buddhist architecture and is a serene place to meditate. Travellers can also visit the Dubdi Monastery which was established by Chogyar Namgyal. For splendid views of flora and fauna, the Kangchendzonga National Park is a great sight.