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Our Address:

Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Distance

9862.5 KM

Place Type

Hill Station, Culture

You'll love for

Landscapes, Monastery, Waterfall

Best Visiting Time

Mar - June and Oct - Nov

elevation

1650 m

Language

Nepali, Tibetan, Hindi, English

Area

19.2 km2

Population

100,286

Description

Nestled between mountains and clouds, the capital city of Sikkim, Gangtok is famous for its, stunning landscapes, beautiful waterfalls, scenic lakes, rolling green hills and Buddhist monasteries. The city is refreshingly clean and well organized and give you a stunning panoramic view of Mount Kanchenjunga, the third highest mountain peak in the world. The mesmerizing prismatic beauty and the beautiful winding hill roads are even more breathtaking if seen from the ropeway. MG Marg, the main street of Gangtok town has a variety of restaurants and cafes where you can try a variety of local dishes. You can also party the night away at some of the oldest and most vibrant clubs in Northeastern India. Pack your bags and head out to Gangtok to view iconic tourist spots like Tsomgo lake, Nathula pass, Banjhakri falls, Enchey monastery, Hanuman Tok, Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok, Rumtek monastery and Kangchenjunga view point. There are also plenty of things to do in Gangtok including river rafting, cable car rides, yak rides, paragliding, mountain biking, bird watching, trekking, hiking and much more.

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