Gangtok

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Gangtok, the capital of the Indian state of Sikkim, is a popular tourist destination known for its scenic beauty, vibrant culture, and various attractions. You will love Gangtok for sure. As per Tripgyani MG Marg of Gangtok is one of the best shopping areas (Mall road) in India. There is calmess in the city. Below are some of the best places to see in Gangtok for your Sikkim Trip.

Places to see in Gangtok

MG Marg (Mahatma Gandhi Road)

The main street in Gangtok, known for its lively atmosphere, shops, restaurants, and cafes.
A pedestrian-only zone, perfect for leisurely walks and shopping is one the cleanest streets in India. You can simply sit there and do nothing 🙂

Tsomgo Lake

Beautiful lake located just 40 km from Gangtok at an altitude of 3,753 meters. Known for its pristine beauty and changing colors with the seasons. Usually from Jan to March its frozen so you can do snow activities. Later it become crystal clear.

Rumtek Monastery

One of the largest and most significant monasteries in Sikkim. A center of Buddhist learning and a beautiful example of Tibetan architecture.

Nathula Pass

Located on the Indo-China border, it offers stunning views and is historically significant. Requires a special permit to visit.

Hanuman Tok

A temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman, offering panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Located about 11 km from Gangtok.

Enchey Monastery

A 200-year-old monastery situated on a hilltop.
Offers beautiful views and a peaceful atmosphere.