Bakhim is located 16 km from Yuksom
in West Sikkim District
. It lies at an altitude of around 3,005 m, on the Dzongri
(10 km) trek route. Bakhim is a natural garden, surrounded by dense mixed forests of magnolia, orchids, rhododendron and ferns. Prek Chu River flows close by. It commands enchanting views of mountain ranges and deep valleys all around. Nearby places of interest are Tsokha Village and Phedang. Accommodation is available at Bakhim Forest House and Tourist Bungalow.
The nearest airport is at Bagdogra in West Bengal. The nearest railway stations are at New Jalpaiguri and Siliguri.