Seven Sisters Waterfall - History, Timings & Entry Fee


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Distance (From Gangtok SNT Bus Station): 32 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours

Place Location: On Gangtok- Lachung Highway

Transportation Options: Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 32 km from Gangtok, Seven Sister Waterfall is a scenic waterfall located on Gangtok- Lachung Highway of Sikkim. It is one of the famous waterfalls in Sikkim and also one of the top Gangtok Tourist Places.

The Seven Sisters Waterfall is an extremely captivating waterfall, which got its name because it is said to fall in seven stages. However, visitors can see only 4 stages from the bottom. The rest are way higher and hidden between the rocks. The magnificent view of refreshing water with a background of lush mountains casts a spell on the visitors with its charm and make it one of the most visited and photographed waterfalls in this region.

The picture perfect beauty of Seven Sister Waterfalls is much loved by picnickers, photographers, nature lovers as well as the local people. A small footbridge crosses over the stream to give the clients a better view and photographic break. To facilitate the tourists to savor the pristine beauty and to be with nature, Tourism Department has set up a waiting shed and a cafeteria where visitors can take a refreshing break.

The best time to visit the fall is during the rainy season or when the snow melts. It's during this period that the waterfall comes to life.

Timings: 8 AM - 5 PM