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Long walk

It is the ruins of the palace built a long time by one of the kings. The actual place is not so big... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pradeepkumar008
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Bengaluru, India
Trekking to the 2nd capital of Sikkim is very interesting

Although not much of the ruins are intact, but the mere fact of an interesting walking trail... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
debjaniPaul
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Kolkata, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is the ruins of the palace built a long time by one of the kings. The actual place is not so big or has much of a wow factor. But someone having built a palace in the high mountains and inside the jungle is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pradeepkumar008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although not much of the ruins are intact, but the mere fact of an interesting walking trail through jungle makes this place more attractive to a lot of tourists. Not to forget the historical significance and a panoromic view of snow-peaked mountains. Not recommended for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While the ruins are really nothing to rave about, the uphill walk to them is very invigorating. A great place to savor and enjoy nature and take a walk into an era gone by

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To reach this place you have to walk little more from the parking area..on the way you can visit bird park but it is average too and through long woods which is something good you reach this ruins..

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

you will have to walk quite a bit to this so called attraction and not so worth the effort . Would not recommend in to do list if you are travelling on a time budget.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

Bird Park was an utter disappointment. But the ruins themselves are worth the long walk in the woods.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SridharNeelakantan
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Take a less taken trek to this place. Get hold of a local and ask him to take you through the the less taken route. A really good walk and reach this beautiful place from where you can see the towering mountains. Clean and quiet....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Good place to sit back and relax with family and fiends. you will have to walk for 15-20 minutes to reach the point. Nicely maintained, nit and clean. it used to be the capital of sikkim once upon a time.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Very very very very very very good you should definitely go there and remember one thing to carry a good quality phone or DSLR or a camera

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johnypramanik
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Rabdentse ruins is a little outside Pelling. I'm not entirely sure if there is an entry fee, as we simply walked in, and no one stopped us. There is few km walk to the ruins itself which takes about 10-15 mins. The ruins itself are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Abhik123
5 July 2018|
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Response from ankurkandoi | Reviewed this property |
the nearest hotel is in pelling which is around 4-5kms from here..
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4 July 2018|
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Response from MayaMukund | Reviewed this property |
I do not think its a good ides to visit Sikkim in July. July is probably the wettest month in Sikkim. In July many times roads are closed due to landslides. Instead of July try to visit in October that is immediately after... More
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Response from Srikrishnan N | Reviewed this property |
Rabdentse was the second capital of the former kingdom of Sikkim from 1670 to 1814. The capital city was destroyed by the invading Gurkha army and only the ruins of the palace and the chortens are seen here now. However, the... More
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