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Kolkata to Pakyong by air.

Find all you need to know about getting into Sikkim through the SpiceJet flight from Kolkata, the tiniest yet most organic state of India right here.

Ever since I transferred from Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology in 2012, I have dreamt of coming back once the much awaited airport would open. And this was it, my chance was finally here.
Earlier one had to fly into Bagdogra, the closest airport to Sikkim but lies in West Bengal and take a cab or helicopter into Gangtok. But now, one can Fly directly into Pakyong saving about five hours of travel time. Pakyong airport, Sikkim’s first and only airport is about an hour’s drive from the capital city of Gangtok.
I heard flights can often be delayed or cancelled since they are mostly dependent on weather. Yet, it was worth taking a chance for the views are breath taking.
As of now only SpiceJet's some 40 seater plane flies into this mountain top airport. The flights wings are in the upper part of the airplane body so I think most …

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