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Serving as the capital of Sikkim state in India, Gangtok makes for a superb and an utterly attractive tourist destination. The place reflects a unique ambience derived from a flawless blend of modernity and conservation of age old traditions. It is reverred for the presence of some real amazing stupas and monasteries. Some of the best tourist places to visit here include: • Rumtek Monastery • Do-Drome ul Chorten • Enchey Monastery • Tashi View Point • Local bazaar • Lal Bazaar Beautifully wreathed in clouds, Gangtok is conveniently situated on a ridge at an amazing height of around 5500 feet. It provides a picturesque view of the Khangchendzonga. This town promises the ideal base for travel through the state. It has served as a crucial transit point for traders who travelled to and fro Tibet and India. Presently, it is a busy administrative and business centre. It provides an impressive blend of cultures and communities. Being a cosmopolitan town, the town ensures all necessary amenities to tourists. Hotels are available in a wide range of prices in conjunction with restaurants, night clubs, cyber cafes, and shopping complexes, pool parlours, and a lot more. Gangtok is definitely the place to be for ardent tour lovers....

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Club Mahindra

Club Mahindra

The Club Mahindra Royal Demazong is definitely a wonderful place to be for relaxing. Here, you will feel close to nature in a soul soothing and rejuvenating environment. Since the exquisite property faces the legendary Chola range and is strategically circumscribed by lush green valley, it promises breathtaking views of the magnanimous mountains from each room. The resort definitely makes for an all time favourite choice for all during holidays. The decor of this hotel beautifully carries a dash of Sikkimese. It accommodates an in-house restaurant servi Read More

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Changu Lake

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Rumtek Monastery

Rumtek is a picturesque Monastery around 24 kms. from Gangtok in

Nathula Pass

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Himalayan Zoological Park

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Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms

Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms

When in Gangtok, you must visit the Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms (DHH) situated at the end of Tibet Road. It comprises of a huge Sales Emporium. It is known for selling almost all kinds of traditional Sikkimese handcrafted items and artwork made from local as well as well known artists. This is the place where you can buy masterpieces from craftsmen of Sikkim. Some of the best items to purchase here include Thankas (religious scroll paintings), woolen carpets, wood carvings, wall hangings, Lepcha weaves, Choktse (carved wooden foldable tables), Read More