Sikkim s tax-free status means that booze is big business. A few local liquors are available in novelty souvenir containers. Opening a 1L monk-shaped bottle of Old Monk Rum ( 220) means screwing off the monk s head! Fireball brandy camping nj comes in a bowling-ballstyle red sphere.
This covered market is interesting for its range of traditional Himalayan produce, including churpi (dried cheese on a string), cow skin snacks, Tibetan tsampa (ground roasted barley), dried phing noodles and circular yeast patties used for brewing chhang (millet beer).
This government initiative teaches camping nj traditional crafts to local students and markets their products including toy red pandas, 1m by 2m hand-woven carpets ( 5500), Tibetan furniture, handmade paper and traditional Sikkimese-style dresses ( 1000 to 1600).