Washed by the clouds and swiped by cool mountain breeze with the hymn of the monks, the old monasteries, the colorful prayer flags, the buzzing market in the downtown – Gangtok is a city in transition.
The modern Capital of Sikkim, Gangtok has lot of attractions for the tourists. The cosmopolitan town is a perfect blend of tradition and modernization.
At an altitude of 5600ft and at a distance of 20kms from the eco resort, Gangtok attracts many travelers who are seeking for a family vacation engulfed by the modern amenities, fun and frolic.
The city of Gangtok is situated on a ridge overlooking the Kunchenzungha Snow Mountains beyond the rolling valley and provides spectacular view on a clear day.
Gangtok is also a base for exploring the high mountains in the North Sikkim and East Sikkim.
The famous and very popular Alpine Lake named Tsongo Lake on the ancient trade route between India and Tibet, is situated only 35kms from the town.
With various scope of adventure activities like biking, trekking, climbing and with the recent addition of Para Gliding Gangtok is fast developing to an adventure destination in the North East Himalayas.