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Gangtok Tour Packages

One among the Seven Sisters, Gangtok is the most visited tourist destination in India for nature and adventure lovers. Bestowed with several high passes, lush greenery, and sacred monasteries, the place offers many breathtaking sights to explore under budget with our curated and customizable Gangtok Holiday Packages for your family and friends.

Gangtok is the capital city of Sikkim and houses the world’s third-highest peak- Mount Kanchenjunga, tranquil Tsomgo Lake, medicinal qualities containing Reshi Hot Spring, spectacular Seven Sisters waterfall, famous Tibetan monasteries, and numerous unspoiled natural spots for trekking, camping, yak rides, river rafting, and a simple strolling amid the stunning natural views of snow-capped mountain peaks and dense green forests.

If you’re oscillating between the destinations to choose for a calm and refreshing vacation, then browse from our extensive range of Gangtok Tour Packages best for honeymoon, solo tripping, and workactions and take the unforgettable memories back home with you.

Best Time to Visit Gangtok

Gangtok in Summer- The weather remains moderate between 19 C to 26 C temperature. The summer season from April to June is an ideal time to visit Gangtok, presenting sunshine with cool breezes and lush flora all around.

Gangtok in Monsoon- The monsoon season commences from July and lasts till mid-September with heavy rainfall and frequent landslides, hence, it is not the best time to visit Gangtok.

Gangtok in Winter- Capture Gangtok covered in a white snow blanket from October to February. The temperature remains between 14 C to 4 C, offering many adventure activities to indulge in such as trekking river rafting, and more fun snow sports.

How to Reach Gangtok

By Air- The nearest airport is Bagdogra, which is around 124 km away from Gangtok and connected to major cities such as Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, and so on. You can hire a taxi or cab to reach the destination.

By Train- The closest is New Jalpaiguri Railway Station in Siliguri around 117 km away from Gangtok city and is well-connected to major cities including Kolkata, Guwahati, Delhi, and Mumbai.

By Road- Embark on a recreational road trip from Bagdogra- the only way to reach Gangtok, is via public bus, or hire a two-wheeler vehicle, cab, or a taxi.

Major Tourist Attractions in Gangtok

  • Tashi View Point- One of the famous picnic spots for the family with panoramic views of the entire Gangtok town surrounded by lush greenery and majestic mountain peaks.
  • Ban Jhakri Falls- Popular for being an energy park, it is the best tourist attraction in Gangtok for a rejuvenating bath and photoshoot.
  • Nathu La Pass- It is one of the highest passes and perfect places in Gangtok for peace lovers and trekkers situated at an altitude of 14,140 feet. However, one needs to take a permit from Sikkim Government before embarking on this incredible journey.
  • Rumtek Monastery- The most famous Buddhist Monastery where you will see the ancient Buddhism rituals and culture in peaceful surroundings.
  • Tsomgo Lake- The most visited glacier lake, is the best place to explore in Gangtok. Watch the water's changing hues with the season and weather.
  • Hanuman Tok- Sacred and the most visited Hindu temple which is dedicated to Lord Hanuman is situated amid serene surroundings.
  • Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary- A haven for nature enthusiasts and photographers to capture the beauty of several rare species of plants with a mesmerizing backdrop of snow-capped peaks and lush greenery.
  • Enchey Monastery- Built-in 1909, it is the most sacred place in Sikkim with jaw-dropping views of Mt. Kanchenjunga and hosts several major festivals of Sikkim such as Chaam Dance, Pang Lhabsol, and Singhe Chaam.
  • Mt. Kanchenjunga- The third highest peak in the world is a must-visit sight of Gangtok catch the sunrise and sunset in the golden hours for an enchanting memory.
  • Khecheopalri Lake- One of the most popular Buddhist and Hindu pilgrimage sites near Gangtok, which is believed by the locals to be a wish-fulfilling lake.
  • Seven Sisters Waterfalls- A popular waterfall among tourists near Gangtok-Lachung Highway offering stunning views to photographers and peace-looking visitors.
  • Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology- Another famous tourist attraction in Gangtok to learn about ancient Tibetan norms, which was formerly established aiming to research the Tibetan Mahayana part.

Thrilling Activities to do in Gangtok

  • Yak Safari- One of the best exciting things to do in Gangtok is a Yak Ride at Dzongri and Tsomgo Lake.
  • Gangtok Ropeway- One of the top thrilling things to do in Gangtok and get a spectacular bird’s eye view of the valley from Tashiling, Namnang, and Deorali.
  • Trekking and Camping- The best adventure activity to do in Gangtok at Versay Trek, Dzongri Lake, Green Lake Trek, Singalila Trek, and many more, and enjoy camping amid natural beauty.
  • Paragliding- One of the most thrilling adventure activities to indulge in Gangtok is to experience soaring high like a bird from Ani Gumpa near Reshithang Village.
  • Helicopter Ride- The most interesting thing to do in Gangtok for honeymooners, for a memorable experience of sightseeing from the chopper with your better half.
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Frequently Asked Questions About Gangtok Travel

Q.How much will it cost me for Gangtok Holiday Packages?
Our Gangtok Holiday Packages are customized, depending on the places you would visit and the number of days you would spend, and accommodation. To get an estimated idea of a budget, make sure to book your trip in advance. Call Safar Mentor and get all the information you want to know about.
Q.How many days are enough to explore Gangtok?
One can explore many famous places in Gangtok in a minimum of 3 nights and 4 days of tours to go on a trekking expedition, bike ride, wildlife sanctuary, shopping spreeing, delicious Tibetan cuisines, and Tibetan Monasteries. If time allows, you can gain experience in the adventure activities such as river rafting, paragliding, yak ride, helicopter rides, and much more.
Q.Are there any shopping places in Gangtok?
Shop for souvenirs to take home like Buddhist prayer flags, woolen clothes, rugs, carpets, Tibetan handcrafted objects, Tea, spices, fruit squashes, traditional folding tables, Sikkimese traditional dress- Bakhu, wall hangings, embedded jewelry, and much more at Lal Bazaar, MG Road, New & Old Market, and Chandmari Road.
Q.Is Gangtok safe for traveling?
Yes, Gangtok is extremely safe for traveling with family, friends, and solo as the place hosts hundreds of thousands of travelers every year from all around the world. Just make sure to keep your belongings safe and avoid strolling on unknown trails alone at night.
Q.Which is better South Gangtok or North Gangtok?
To save time and make the most out of your trip, the convenient way to travel to Gangtok is by flight. Take a direct flight from the major connecting cities including Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Guwahati, Mumbai, and many others.
Q.Is a permit required to visit Sikkim beforehand?
For Foreign tourists, one must obtain the ILP (Inner Line Permit) which can be get done at All India Missions and Sikkim Tourism Offices in New Delhi and Kolkata. For Indian nationals, one does not need any permit unless you’re planning to visit a protected area or go on trekking to the restricted passes in the RAP and PAP regions, from Tourism Department at Gangtok. Apply at least 3 months in advance and always carry a Voter ID, Driving License, passport, or any other identity proof.