Hill Station


1,650 m

STD Code


Best Season

Mar - May


Gangtok/ 737101


Hindi, & English


Gangtok Travel Guide

Sikkim is in the eastern Himalayas, and the place is serene beauty that attracts thousands of tourist every year. The place is a follower of the Zen philosophy, which includes mindful exercises that brings tranquility and easiness to life.

Sikkim believes that divinity can make its way through clean and clear surroundings and became of the cleanest state of India.Gangtok is the capital city of Sikkim, and one of the scintillating places to visit.As buddha says - It is better to travel well than to arrive, you must explore the natural beauty, stunning landscapes, peaceful lakes, snow laden highlands and amazing valleys of Gangtok.The best time to visit gangtok is in winters between October to December, when you can experience the joy of the hill station.

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best tourists places in Gangtok

  • Tsomgo Lake
  • Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve
  • Nathula pass
  • Khangchendzonga
  • Do Drul Chorten Stupa
  • Bhanjakari Falls
  • Phurchachu Reshi Hot Spring
  • Yumthang Valley

Tsomgo Lake

visit there and experience the splendid beauty of the place. It is a frozen lake during is a glacial gem which is located at the elevation of 3,753 m. capture the the beauty and enjoy the lake with your friends and family.

Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve

it is the biosphere reserve for the endangered species or nearly extinct animals. It is house of musk deer, himalayan tahr and snow leopards.

Nathula pass

The height of the Nathula pass is 4310 m which is passage between India and Tibet. It is the highest motor able roads in the world and you have to take entry permit to the place as the area is restricted.


it is one of the third highest peak in the world and provides you with the opportunity to enjoy the scenic view of the peak. There are two view points namely - Tashi viewpoint and Singhik Viewpoint from where you can click memories of the lifetime.

Do Drul Chorten Stupa

It is one of the most important stupas of buddism in Sikkim where you can find peace and serenity. The space is meditative and draws towards the spirituality. It is a must visit place with friends and family to seek harmony and love.

Bhanjakari Falls

It is located in a park, where you could enjoy a day picnic, take as many photographs and is an excellent destination for pre- wedding shoots.

Phurchachu Reshi Hot Spring

A trip to gangtok is incomplete without the dip in the hot spring, it would be exceptional bathing experience. The scenic view and the warmth of the spring will give you the reviving pleasures. You can have a night stay at the place where you can experience the stays in famous cave namely Kah-Do Sah Phu. the water of the spring contains high sulphur content which has skin medicinal properties.

Yumthang Valley

Once you enter Yumthang valley you will never look down, you will be in just in awe of what’s in front of you. It offers the mesmerizing landscape surrounded with giant himalayas where you will find yaks gazing pastures on meadows. The valley or the sikkim valley of flowers is a beautiful place which will enchant you in its land of rivers and hot springs. The Yamthang hot spring is rich in sulphuretted hydrogen gas that is good for skin. You can enjoy the a good dip in hot spring with no worry of changing clothes as huts are available for changing.