Gantok is one of the most popular hill station to visit in India. Here are some places to visit near it...
Nathula pass is one of the highest motorable roads and connects Sikkim to China. It has some amazing scenic beauty and can be visited during summer months.
MG Marg is basically the town centre and is the shopping hub of Gangtok. It has a number of shops, restaurants and hotels on both sides.
Rumtek Monastery is one of the largest monastery in Sikkim. It's at a distance of about 23 km from Gangtok. You will get an amazing view of Gangtok town from this place.
Tsomgo Lake is one of the few high altitude lakes in India and is a must visit place near Gangtok. You will be mesmerized by the scenic beauty of this place.
If you want to see some great sunrise and sunsets in Gangtok, this is the place to be. It's packed with natural beauty and some amazing scenic views of the Himalayas.
This temple is dedicated to the memory of Harbhajan Singh, a soldier martyred during the Sino war. Indian army treats him as a soldier who never died.
This waterfall is formed by seven waterfalls combined thus making the view spectacular. You can take the ropeway ride near the ropeway to get a closer view of the falls.
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