GANGTOK TOUR

Situated at an elevation of 1437 meters/4716 in the Shivalik Hills of Eastern Hiimalayan range, Gangtok is the capital city of Sikkim. The city has been ever present is the historical events. It initially came into notice with the popular Buddhist pilgrimage site – Enchery monastery while was constructed in 1840. In 20th century, it became a popular stop-over on the trading route between Tibet and India.


Gangtok holds important significance as it now the center of Tibetan Buddhist culture and learning with the several monasteries, educational institutes and centers for Tibetology. For travelers, Gangtok is an amazing city to explore. With wonderful monasteries, scenic beauty, snow-clad Himalayan ranges surrounding the city, and the highlight – view of Kanchenjunga, the third-highest peak in the world is something special. On a clear day, you can sit for hours and mesmerize with this beautiful peak.

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Airports: Srinagar is the only airport which is well connected by rest of the cities from India

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Mayfair Hotel Elgin Norkhill Hotel Himlayan Retreat
Welcome Heritage Denzong Regency Bamboo retreat hotel The Oriental
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35 Sq km 100000 (approx) Hindi, Nepali, Bhutia & Tibetans

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