Uttare, a tourist place, is situated in the West Sikkim district
. Guests can reach here from Pelling, Gezing or Dentum. The height of Uttare is about 6600 ft and the region is known for its tranquility and natural beauty. The place offers an excellent view of the Himalayan Mountains
. Kagju Gumpha, a monastery set amidst dense forests, is a highly revered place of worship for the locals and a good place for sightseeing. The Dentam peak and river are also visible from the monastery.
Civil Enclave Bagdogra is the nearest airport. The nearest railway station is at New Jalpaiguri.