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Gangtok, East Sikkim, Sikkim, India. Sikkim, Gangtok is the capital and largest town of the Indian state of Sikkim, situated in the northeastern part of the country. Nestled in the Himalayan mountains at an elevation of about 1,650 meters (5,410 feet), it offers breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks and lush valleys. This charming city is known for its serene Buddhist monasteries, including the famous Enchey Monastery and Rumtek Monastery, which are significant pilgrimage sites. Gangtok is also a hub for adventure enthusiasts, offering trekking trails, paragliding spots, and opportunities for white-water rafting. The town's bustling markets, like the Lal Bazaar, offer a taste of local culture and cuisine. Additionally, Gangtok serves as a gateway to exploring the natural wonders of East Sikkim, with attractions like the Tsomgo Lake and Nathula Pass. The town's clean and well-organized streets, combined with its stunning natural beauty, make it a popular destination for travelers seeking a blend of culture, adventure, and tranquility.


Gangtok, East Sikkim, Sikkim, India.
Gangtok, East Sikkim, Sikkim, India.

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