- Gangtok is the capital of the mountainous northern Indian state of Sikkim. Established as a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the 1840s, the city became capital of an independent monarchy after British rule ended, but joined India in 1975. Today, it remains a Tibetan Buddhist center and a base for hikers organizing permits and transport for treks through Sikkim’s Himalayan mountain ranges.
Top Tourist places in Gangtok.
1. M.G Road
MG Road is the main and very important road in Gangtok. It attracts tourists from all over the year. Therefore, this route is filled with cello at all times. After such a rush, care is taken very much here, this is a garbage free lane. Garbage is not allowed in the MG Road and no vehicles are allowed.
There are lots of attractions in this lane. This is a perfect place to shop in rows of interesting shops on either side of this charming lane. There is a park named Titanic on this road. Where tourists can sit comfortably and talk. You can listen to music while relaxing. Tourists experience joy here.