Perched on the rugged terrain of the lower Himalayas in East Sikkim Zuluk is a hamlet close to The Indo China border, located at an altitude of 3000 meters(10000 ft), it is a relatively new and offbeat tourist destination.Zuluk derived its importance from its location on the historic Old Silk Route. The route started from Kalimpong and passed through Pedong, Arotar, Zuluk and Jelepla to Chumbi valley in Tibet. After the Chinese aggression however Nathula is the official corridor between India and China.
This Homestay located at Zuluk(Lungthung), at an altitude of (12,200ft), is actually perched up on a slope with steep mountains on 3 sides, tucked in the foothills of the Himalayas. This is a quiet hill getaway hamlet close to The Indo China border, far from the city crowd and it is an ideal place to develop a bond between human and the nature. Homestay is inspired by few like minded passionate travelers who loves to travel eastern Himalayas and would like to share /help the other people to travel this region with their unique support and knowledge.
Zuluk has an extreme climate. Winter is very severe with snowfalls and freezing temperature while summer is wet and foggy. Due to poor quality of the soil and vagaries of weather, farming is ell neigh impossible. Neither there is any scope for practicing cattle rearing as an occupation. Most of the land is fenced and military controlled making it unfit for grazing. The only source of livelihood there is employment in the construction and maintenance of border roads. People live in penury misery. However, there are immense tourism potentialities which need to be tapped properly.
The famous CNI Church Wildlife lovers can visit The Sikkim Himalayan Zoological Park The park is spread over an area of 205 hectares and has been established with the aim to preserve wildlife in natural habitat. Other popular tourist places which must be visited are Nathula Pass, Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary and Deer Park.
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