Sikkim is a state of wonders. It has a lot of magnificent destinations to explore. Gangtok is one of them, which is also the capital of the state.
Generally, Sikkim is a peaceful state and is inhabited by hospitable locals. Situated at the foothills of the Himalayas, it has much to discover.
In any Sikkim itinerary, Gangtok usually is the first stop. It plays a big role in Sikkim’s economic development as well as the steps towards cleanliness.
Natural sightseeing, the flora & fauna are the major attractions for the tourists. It also exhibits a very rich culture.
Gangtok is the perfect place for nature lovers as it has 5000 rare types of Orchids and Rhododendrons.
The mesmerizing view of the Kanchenjunga, hot springs, high altitude lakes, River Teesta and Rangit Valley have always been successful in alluring tourists.
It is a paradise for animal lovers as rare species of animals are found here, such as Snow Leopards, Red Panda, Asian Bear, Clouded Leopards, and Yaks.
A trip to Gangtok will be a great one if you contact Disha Tour & Travels, which is the best travel agency in Siliguri.
If you are from Kolkata and want to visit Gangtok, Sikkim, then you do not need to worry.
Just get in touch with Disha Tour & Travels and enjoy the most beautiful journey to Gangtok.
NJP to Gangtok car rental service is available by them at very affordable rates and enjoy your Gangtok honeymoon trip with lots of memories.
Below is a 4 Nights 5 Days Itinerary list For Honeymoon in Gangtok
Day-1- Siliguri to Gangtok
After your arrival at NJP Station or Bagdogra Airport, you will be transferred to Gangtok.
A journey from NJP to Gangtok by car offers beautiful sceneries. Enjoy the change of the landscapes on the way and soak in the breathtaking view of the hills touching the clouds.
The winding roads pass by the crystal clear Teesta. It takes approximately 3 hours 53 minutes to reach Gangtok from Siliguri covering a distance of 110 km. You will stay overnight at a hotel in Gangtok.
Day-2- Do-Drul Chorten & Snow Lion Restaurant
Do-Drul Chorten is 5 km away from Gangtok.
Trulshik Rinpoche built it, which is the biggest stupa in Sikkim. A complete set of Dorjee Phurba, Kangyur relics can be found inside the Stupa.
After visiting, you will have lunch at Snow Lion Restaurant. They serve authentic Tibetan cuisines.
You can find Tibetan Motifs on the walls and pillars of the restaurant. You will stay overnight at a hotel in Gangtok.
Day-3- Ranka Monastery & Ganesh Tok
Set off for Ranka Monastery early in the morning. It is located at a distance of 20 km from Gangtok and is also known as Lingdum Monastery.
It will be best if you visit it during prayer time when the monks sing Hymns with various musical instruments and traditional Buddhist gongs and cymbals.
The same day you will visit Ganesh Tok that is a temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Located at an elevation of 6,500 ft, it is a famous visiting spot in Gangtok.
It not only offers spirituality but also offers a breathtaking view of the surroundings. You will be staying overnight at a hotel in Gangtok.
Day-4- Namgyal Institute of Tibetology & Adventurous sports
Namgyal Institute of Tibetology is situated at a distance of less than 2 km from the main town of Gangtok.
They research the Tibetan Language and Culture. The forest has Birch trees, Magnolia & Oak which add to its beauty.
The institute consists of a Museum, a Tibetan Library, a Reference Center about Tibet and the Himalayas.
Tashi View Point is located at a distance of 8km from the main town of Gangtok.
It provides a magnificent view of the Himalayas on a clear day. From here, Phodong and Labrang Monasteries can be seen.
A binocular is installed there to get a closer look at the peaks.
Day-5- MG Marg
A trip to Gangtok is literally incomplete without visiting MG Marg. It is the center of the town.
The road is free of smoke, litter, and vehicles. MG Marg is the central shopping hub in Gangtok. Here you can indulge in buying authentic handicrafts, Sikkimese cups, Temi Tea, and various food items.
You can also relax here for some time. Then our executive will take you to NJP station and you will reach Kolkata within dawn and to Bagdogra Airport from where you will reach Kolkata within one & a half hour.
Best Time to Visit Gangtok
May to June is the right time to visit Gangtok since the weather remains very pleasant. Even December to February is a good time to visit here, especially for winter lovers.
Top 3 Hotels in Gangtok
1- Narayani Continental: It is one of the top hotels in Gangtok with well-maintained rooms and breathtaking view of the great Himalayas. It is a part of CHAS Hotels.
They also offer great facilities like dedicated room service, doctor on call, 24*7 power back up, high-speed Wi-Fi, free parking, etc.
2- Delight Hotels Sernya: It is among the top hotels in Gangtok. The hotel is very close to attractive destinations like Ganesh Tok, Enchey Monastery, and Tashi View Point.
The top facilities of the hotel are dedicated room service, doctor on call, 24*7 power back up, high-speed Wi-Fi, free parking, etc.
3- Hotel The Sunrise Residency: It is one of the best hotels in Gangtok. This hotel is a part of Teli Group of Hotels & Resorts which is admired for its world standards.
Facilities of the hotel are dedicated room service, doctor on call, 24*7 power back up, high-speed Wi-Fi, free parking, multi-cuisine restaurant, etc.
A visit to Gangtok will offer you a lot of unforgettable memories. The Go Green policy of the government has to be appreciated as the whole state of Sikkim has implemented organic farming techniques.
Being the first stop for travelers, Gangtok is packed with lots of multi-cuisine restaurants.
If you want to enjoy a trip to this beautiful state of Sikkim, you have to contact Disha Tour & Travels in Siliguri for best Sikkim holiday packages.
We also offer taxi service from Bagdogra to Gangtok and NJP to Gangtok car service assistance if you want to spend your honeymoon in Gangtok.