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The monastery is included in the Buddhist pilgrim camp.

Pemayantsze Monastery was founded at the end of the 17th century. The monastery is decorated with... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Pemayangtse Monastery is hosed in a building that has three floors and is situated on a small hill... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
Bangalore District, India
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

Pemayantsze Monastery was founded at the end of the 17th century. The monastery is decorated with impressive paintings on Buddhist themes and statues of Buddhist deities. In former times, the main lama of the monastery held the ceremony of anointing the kingdom of Chogyalov, the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Pemayangtse Monastery is hosed in a building that has three floors and is situated on a small hill. We initially just looked around the first floor of the monastery thinking the other two floors are probably residential areas for the monks. However, we were told...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank HariniNS
Reviewed 13 October 2018

One of the oldest monastery situated on top of a hillock, having very good view of mount Kanchenjunga on a clear day. Unlike many other monasteries, this place charges Rs 20 per person for entry fee, but its worth to pay this nominal amount to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Well maintained, clean, peaceful place. You can see the Mt. Kanchenjunga from the Monastery. Ancient things are also kept in this Monastery.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tapabrata M
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Extremely peaceful place. Just loved spending time here. You dont get any food around the place by the place was serene. I would recommend this place to everyone who like to go to a peaceful place and just relax.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Arvind S
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This ancient monastary has more than 300 years old history. Being a spearhead of Namiyangal order its one of the most sacred monastaries in Sikkim. A simple single story structure is decorated with coluorful paintings. Paintigs on the outer walls are slightly faded over a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I went to Pemayangtse Monastery. Pemayangtse Monastery is on a hilltop overlooking the Rebdentse ruins. It is built on the highest hill in the surrounding areas; it stood out like a castle. Like most monasteries, it is surrounded by natural beauty. It is great place...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

The Pemayangtse monastery is said to be one of the oldest one on Sikkim. You feel spiritual and such calmness as you enter the monastery.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank KrishAyan
Reviewed 13 March 2017

it is one of the oldest and monastery of Sikkim.it is located on a hill top few Kilometers from Pelling and Geyzing

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

A nominal fee of Rs. 20 will allow you to have a look at the beautiful treasures this monastery houses. The view from the monastery itself is also captivating. Pictures are allowed in the monastery compound but not inside. There are several notices put up...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Brynel N
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