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The Hill resort of Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim and a popular travel destination in India. The untouched natural beauty of Gangtok and its peaceful Stupas offer a truly unique traveling experience. Apart from visiting the wonderful monastries one can indulge in various adventure sports like rafting, trekking, gliding, yak-safari and mountain biking.

The capital of Sikkim state offers a view of its beautiful flora and fauna. There are many Buddhist monasteries to check out. It has got many natural attractions which makes it one of the most visited places in India. Here tourists can find ample of Luxury Dehradun Hotels as well as cheap Gangtok Hotels that suiting various budgets.

Attractions of Gangtok

Do Drul Chorten
This is the most important Stupa of Sikkim. It was built in 1945. It houses the sacred gold-topped shikhara with 108 prayer wheels.

Enchey Monastery
The name of this monastery means the Solitary Temple. The temple is located about 3 Km away from the city center. This monastery was built in the year 1909. You can also have a great view of the great Kanchenjunga from here.

Orchid Sanctuary
The Sanctuary is famous for holding a collection of some of the rarest orchids. There are around 454 species of orchids found here. Nature lovers would find the place very much interesting.

Tashi Ling
This site is known for holding the monastery housing the 'Sacred Pot'. This pot contains holy water, which never went dry from the last 300 years.

Namgyal Institute
It was built in the year 1958 for promoting research in Mahayan Buddhism and Tibetan language and traditions. It also houses the world's largest collections of books and rare manuscripts on Mahayan Buddhism, in addition to the works of art and silk embroidered Tankhas. It also displays relics of monks, samples of Lepcha scripts, masks and sacred objects like Kapali, a bowl made from a human skull, and the carku, a flute made from a thigh bone.

Tsuk la Khang
This serves as a depository of a large collection of scriptures. It is also the principal place of worship and assembly for the local Buddhists.

Gangtok Hotels

The travelers can stay at the various Gangtok hotels available in the city. The hotels in Gangtok offer the facilities and comforts equivalent to any world-class hotel. The hilly locations of these Gangtok hotels provide spectacular views of the town.

Tourists can find ample budget hotels in Gangtok with discount hotel deals on travel. Cheap Gangtok hotels reservations can be made in advance to book cheap Gangtok hotels rooms in order to make your trip more economical. Hotels in Gangtok cater to all your needs in order to make your experience unforgettable.

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