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Gangtok Overview

Incredibly alluring, pleasantly boisterous and wreathed in clouds - Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim, is one of the most popular hill stations in India. Lying at the height of 1650 m above sea level, the town during its bright sunny days offers spectacular views of Mt. Kanchenjunga. Gangtok is a base for adventure enthusiasts comprising of trekkers and campers to the Himalayan mountain ranges. Dzongri Trek, Varsey/Barsey Trek, and Tholung Trek are among the most popular treks departing from Gangtok.

The possibility of paragliding and hang gliding is also not far from Gangtok. The capital city serves as an excellent starting point for mountain biking excursions. During the months of March to Mid-May, blooming of wild Rhododendrons transform the surrounding regions in vast fields of colourful carpets.

Gangtok has an eclectic nightlife as well. Its popular MG Road is lined with trendy restaurants and pubs that stay open until 11 p.m. The location is also ideal for shopaholics, and with shops open until late at night, tourists have more time to purchase Tibetan handicrafts, woollens, and tea products. Read more about Shopping in Gangtok. 

Must Visit Tourist Places in Gangtok

Tour of Darjeeling, Sikkim, and Bhutan

Sikkim, Gangtok

The Four Boutique Hotel Punakha
Tashi Namgay Resort Paro
Hotel Lemon Tree Delhi
Mayfair Resort West Bengal
Norkhil Resort Gangtok Sikkim
Sinclairs Retreat West Bengal
Hotel Galingkha Thimphu
Hotel Zhingkham Punakha
Olathang Resort Paro
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