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Gangtok is the city of, municipality, the capital and the largest town of the Indian state of Sikkim. It is also headquarters of the East Sikkim district. Gangtok is in the eastern Himalayan range, at an elevation of 1,650 m (5,410 ft).Sikkim. Gangtok, the capital of the Eastern Indian State of Sikkim, after the integration with the union of India, Gangtok was made India’s 22nd state capital. The precise meaning of the name “Gangtok” is unclear, though the most popular meaning is “hill cut”.Gangtok the capital of the eastern state of Sikkim, with a backdrop of the Himalayas, offers breathtaking vistas, colorful lifestyles, Buddhist shrines, adventure, watersport, exquisite flora, and fauna, including hundreds of varieties of butterflies. Gangtok is famous for its natural beauty, caring, peace , loving people and best for shopping. Sikkim has the lowest crime rate of 139.38 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013. Gangtok in Sikkim has the highest crime reported where as Mangan has least crime reported.” Hence, yes it is safe to travel on honeymoon with your wife to Sikkim. The best visit place in Gangtok in July Nathula Pass, Tsomgo Lake, Ranka Monastery and MG Marg Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Jhakri Water Falls, Burtuk Falls, Ranka Monastery, Research Institute of Tibetology, etc.
Arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport. you will meet and assist by our representative and drive to Gangtok (126 KM, 04 hours Journey). Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim a beautiful hill town in the northeast state. Check in the Gangtok hotel. Take some rest and freshen proceeds to local sightseeing covering Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Jhakri Water Falls, Burtuk Falls, Ranka Monastery, Research Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday & govt. Holidays). And Do-Drul Chorten, Decorate of Handicrafts and Handloom (Closed on Sunday & Govt. Holidays). Nam Nang View Point (Ropeway on Spot payment) & Flower Show. Dinner & overnights stay at the hotel.
After breakfast , start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 km from Gangtok city. This serene lake is situated at the altitude of 12,000 ft on the Gangtok Nathu La highway. The lake is oval in shape 15 meters deep and is considered sacred to the local people. It is also a home of brahminy ducks. It's cool, clean water harmonizes with the scenic beauty around. This placid lake remains frozen during the winter months and mid-May.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP). It’s a drive of approx. 126 km and it is 04 hours’ drive by scenic road. The drive will be through beautiful Tea Estate and gradually down through Mahananda Wildlife sanctuary. On the way has a pleasant climate and scenic beauty. Halt at Garidhura or similar location for Tea - For photography and a refreshment break - Drop to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus (Junction) Siliguri. Catch your flight or train go home with sweet memories of Gangtok holiday tour