Gangtok : Capital Beauty
The beautiful land of Gangtok is interspersed with forests and monasteries. Spread over the Shiwalik Hills, Gangtok is the scenic capital of the fascinating state of Sikkim.The city offers you an inspiring glimpse of the Kanchenjunga Peak which towers over the horizon in the west. The range of monasteries adds a spiritual aura which adds to the tranquility of the city. You will love the relaxing atmosphere of the place while you enjoy the interesting local culture.
Gangtok has an inescapable Tibetan influence. In fact, it was populated by Tibetans before the English defeated and conquered the region. However, their legacy lives on through the incredible monasteries that stand stoutly against the serene surroundings.