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VISIT THE ‘QUEEN OF THE HILLS’

Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim, is nestled in the lap of the Himalayas and offers breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains, lush valleys, and cascading waterfalls. The city's scenic beauty is a major attraction for tourists. Darjeeling is renowned worldwide for its tea gardens and is often referred to as the "Queen of the Hills." It offers stunning views of the snow-clad peaks of Kanchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world. Here are some of the main causes why some of the tourists do come here and spend the best of the time with their loved ones: 

  • Natural Beauty: Gangtok is nestled in the lap of the Eastern Himalayas and is surrounded by stunning natural beauty. The city offers breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains, lush valleys, cascading waterfalls, and vibrant flower gardens. The picturesque landscapes provide a tranquil and serene atmosphere, making it a perfect getaway for nature lovers and photographers.

  • Cultural Fusion: Gangtok is known for its cultural diversity and harmonious blend of different communities. The city is home to people from different ethnicities, including Nepalese, Bhutias, and Lepchas, who coexist peacefully. This cultural fusion is reflected in the local festivals, cuisine, architecture, and traditions, offering visitors a rich and vibrant cultural experience.

  • Enchanting Monasteries: Gangtok is dotted with numerous monasteries and gompas, which are not only spiritual centers but also architectural marvels. Enchey Monastery, Rumtek Monastery, and Ranka Monastery are among the popular ones that showcase exquisite Tibetan-style architecture, colorful prayer flags, intricate murals, and serene surroundings. These monasteries offer visitors a chance to witness Buddhist rituals, meditate, and immerse themselves in a spiritual atmosphere.

  • Adventure Activities: Gangtok is a hub for adventure enthusiasts. From trekking to paragliding, river rafting to mountain biking, there are numerous thrilling activities to indulge in. Popular adventure spots include Tsomgo Lake, Nathula Pass, and the Kanchenjunga National Park, which offer opportunities for trekking, wildlife spotting, and experiencing the thrill of high-altitude adventures.

  • Delicious Cuisine: Gangtok is a food lover's paradise. The city offers a delectable range of cuisines, including Tibetan, Nepalese, and Sikkimese dishes. Visitors can savor momos (dumplings), thukpa (noodle soup), gundruk (fermented leafy greens), and other local delicacies. The city also has several cafes and restaurants that cater to various tastes and provide a memorable gastronomic experience.

  • Clean and Safe Environment: Gangtok is known for its cleanliness and disciplined civic sense. It is one of the cleanest cities in India, with strict regulations against littering and pollution. The city is also considered safe for tourists, with a low crime rate, friendly locals, and a well-organized tourism infrastructure.