Gangtok is the capital city of Indian state Sikkim. Its situated at an altitude of 5500 feet , a beautiful and well organised city where you can get all modern facilities likes hopping mall, big departmental stores, movie theater, restaurants, coffee shops and many more. Its is also home to glaciers, alpine meadows and thousands of varieties of wildflowers. Steep paths lead to hilltop Buddhist monasteries such as Pemayangtse, which dates to the early 1700s. By train reach New Jalpaiguri (NJP) station of West Bengal. There are several trains available from all major cities of the country to NJP. By air, reach Bagdogra airport first. From NJP the distance of Gangtok is 125 Km and from Bagdogra, the distance is 124 Km. It will take 3 to 4 hours to reach Gangtok from Bagdogra or NJP by car.
The rate of a car is between INR.2500 and 4000, counting on the number of seats available. You can also avail a share cab by Sikkim National Transport. The fare is INR 200-300 per person. There are also SNT organised busservices available to reach city from Siliguri Bus Stand. The rate is INR 90 per person. Chopper service is also available from Bagdogra to Gangtok. Charge is INR 3500 per person one way.
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Rumtek Monastery/Banjhakri Falls/Seven Sister Water Falls/Ganesh Tok/ Ropeway /MG Marg etc.
La Ttakshang Residency Hotel & Spa /Hotel Pandim etc..