Gangtok is a popular hill station and chosen tourist destination in India which is located in the state of Sikkim. It is located in the Shivalik Hills and is one of the most beautiful destination as it has beautiful Himalayas. The name 'Gangtok' was derived from the Tibetan word, which means 'hillside' and there are many wonderful trekking routes in the area, which were attracted to the whole world from thrilling enthusiasts. Rules have been established to certify that tourists will not be able to cheat their travels here and it is one of the freshest and most managed towns in India.
Tourism in Gangtok
It is headquarter of Sikkim and is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India, situated at an altitude height of 1,780 meters. This place is famous for beautiful Buddhist monasteries where a modern culture can be seen in the cultural absorption of traditional Buddhist religion. The splendid location of this place offers excellent views of the Kanchenjunga range which shares its half part with neighboring country Nepal. The popular attractions of this place are like two hundred years old Enchey monastery. the spectacular attractiveness of a huge and striking stupa du-Drul Chorten and the Dodrupchen monastery are the other famous attractions of this place which is a large monastery of Nyingma tradition, famous for its large Chorten. Flower show near White Hall during flowering season is another attractive attraction of this place.
There are many stunning monasteries in Gangtok, which are visited by many monk pilgrims and travelers every year. The Rumtek monastery is the most famous cloister in the city and other great monasteries in Gangtok include the Enchey and the Dodapachan Monastery, which offer tourists a sight of the Gangtok philosophy and some delightful styled architecture found in the monasteries. Nature paramours come here to enjoy amazing scenery and you can get a pleasing sight of Kanchenjunga which is also one of the world's highest peaks. The Ropeways is a great way to travel to several places around Gangtok and it provides tourists some of the splendid scenery of the whole city.
Gangtok is a great destination to visit and there are many beautiful places to visit in the city. There are many stunning trekking paths in the city which attract nature paramours here and the journey to Gangtok is one that wants you more