Amazing Gangtok tour
Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim and is amongst the most incredible hill town of India. This beautiful hill station is located at an altitude of 5600ft from the sea level. Gangtok tour offer you a remarkable vacation and adventure as the hill town is bestowed with some of the most interesting sightseeing spots and trekking trails which has been attracting adventure enthusiasts since ages. Among the wealth of tourist attractions Gangtok is very renowned for its monasteries which is center of learning and culture of Buddhist and Tibetan religion.
Tour to Gangtok takes you to places like:
Deer Park: the park is known for its big open enclosure in which animals native to Skkim like red Panda and Himalayan Beer are kept. A big statue of Lord Buddha commemorating his perching of the noble truths in the Deer Park at Sarnath adorns the park premises.
Duk-Dul Chorten: Duddul Chortenat Dotapu Chorten . Gangtok was built under the supervision of the late most Venerable Trulshi Rinpoche after due prepreparation in 1945-46 in accordance with prophecy made in 1944 by the Holiness the DudZom Rinpoche.
Government Institute of Cottage Industries: This institute was established for the purpose of promoting the manufacture and sale of local handicrafts.
Kabi Longstok: This spot is amidst tall trees where the treaty of brother hood between, the Lepcha Chieftan- Tetong Tek and the Tibetan Chief Khye Bhumsa was signed.
Kangchendzonga National Park: on this national park you are greated by snow, lying white and pristine over the green forest floor and covering a few treetops. The jagged, rocky slopes to our left glistened in the sunlight at place s forming glaciers where the gradient was right. The mountains to right are covered with dark green pines the snow line being much higher.
Kechopari Lake: The clear water of this lake and surrounded mountains with dense forests and wild life has been attracting people since ages.
Labrang Monastery: the monastery belongs to the Nyingmapa sect of Tibetan Buddhism in the west Sikkim.
Lachung: The lush green scenary, terraced hill sides are the major attraction among the people.
On your Gangtok tour you can also visit Himalayan zoological park, Phurba, Ganesh Tok and Hanuman Tok, The Ridge, change lake, Phurchachu Reshi Hot springs, Menmecho Lake and Do- Drul Chorten are some of the popular tourist attraction the engage the tourist during tours.
So get ready to explore this beautiful land with Gangtok tours and create some lifetime memories.
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