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Teesta River, East Sikkim

4.7
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Originating in the verdant Himalayas, Teesta River flows through the entire length of Sikkim, forming the border between this northeastern Indian state and West Bengal. The banks are dotted with cardamom orchards and tea plantations, while the lush green Teesta Valley and densely forested hills make up a lovely backdrop for the meandering river. The sharp bends, large boulders in and out of the water, and many whitewater rapids attract rafting enthusiasts from all over India. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Teesta River by using our Gangtok itinerary planner.
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  • Teesta river flows here through plain land surrounded by forest. Barrage at Gajaldoba looks beautiful in rainy season with full of water. Good lodging facility available here.Also enjoyed as picnic...  more »
  • The water looks green in Teesta River. The reason is unknown. There are many dams on this river. You can enjoy the view of this river while going from Siliguri to Gangtok.  more »
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