State : Sikkim, the north eastern state of India.
Best time to Travel : from mid February to May end and mid September
Weather Conditions : too cold in winters and pleasant in summers.
Location : Situated at an altitude of 2700 ft above sea level,
Geyzing is 110 km west of Gangtok,
the capital of Sikkim.
Know Gezing in Sikkim
Geyzing, the headquarters of West Sikkim District, is a beautiful town
located in the picturesque Himalayas. Gezing in Sikkim is at a distance of
15 km from Legship (Sikkim) and 110 km west of
Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim.
Gezing has a busy Friday market. Villagers from outlying areas bring their
produce into the Gezing town in Sikkim and a colourful and busy market
dominates the main square.
Pelling (10 km) a quaint
Journey to Gezing (Sikkim)
Airport : The nearest airport is at Bagdogra, West Bengal,
about 124 km from Gangtok.
Railhead : New Jalpaiguri Railway Station in West Bengal is
the closest railhead, which is 125 km from Gangtok.
Road Transport : There are SNT buses to
Pelling, Gangtok, Yuksom,
Jorethang, Tashiding, Darjeeling and Siliguri. To get to Kalimpong you first
take a bus to Teesta Bazaar or Meli Bazaar and then get another bus from
There are many shared jeeps to Pelling and to
Gangtok via Jorethang or Rablonga.
Gezing is close to Pelling in Sikkim.
Staying in Gezing
At Pemayangtse at a distance of 6 km uphill from Gezing in Sikkim. There
are only a couple of hotels managed by Sikkim tourism. However at nearby
Pelling, the range is better and other than the hotels managed by the
tourism department there are private hotels too.
Pemayangste monastery at an altitude of 2085 metres is at distance of 120
km west of Sikkim. It is about 6 km uphill from Gezing on the Pelling road,
and 2 kms before Pelling.
The Palace of the Chogyals
The Pemayangste monastery suggest the feel of space and airiness, from
where one can also see the ruins of the first palace of the Chogyals at
Gezing where only a chorten and a bit of masonry have been left, though
excavations could unveil more.
Pelling is at a distance of 10 km from Gezing. This place offers some of
the most interesting sights, you would love to see.
Some Important Destination near Gezing (Sikkim)
Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim is
a major town near Gezing (Sikkim). Gangtok is 110 km from Gezing. Some other
towns close to Gezing are Siliguri, Darjeeling, both in West Bengal.