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About Gangtok

Gangtok- the capital of India’s mountainous, northeastern state Sikkim is known for its stunning landscapes, narrow streets, Buddhist gompas, and beautiful valleys. This appealing Himalayan town also offers a glimpse of snow-clad Kanchendzonga on the distant skyline. It is a perfect place to reconnect with nature and rejuvenate amids spirituality. Hence, while traveling from Bagdogra to Gangtok, expect to soak up the stunningly beautiful landscapes of this town.

Best Time to Visit Gangtok

Gangtok features a monsoon-influenced subtropical highland climate. Because of its high elevation, the town experiences mild and temperate climate all year round. The best season to explore Gangtok starts from September and ends in June. It is also the peak tourist season of the town, hence you may find the fare for accommodation higher than usual.

Traveling From Bagdogra to Gangtok

The distance between Bagdogra and Gangtok is just 130 km and it takes approx 05hours by road to reach the city. You can either take your car or hire a taxi to reach the destination. On the way, you will be greeted with magnificent views of the Himalayas and Kanchendzonga.

Best Places to Eat in Gangtok

Taste Of Tibet Restaurant Gangtok

Taste Of Tibet

Your trip to Gangtok will be incomplete if you do not tickle your taste buds with some authentic Tibetan thukpa and momos. Visit this place, which offers perfect ambience, and authentic Tibetan dishes, including noodles, dumplings, etc.

Mu Kimchi Restaurant Gangtok

Mu Kimchi

This authentic Korean restaurant serves the most delicious Korean dishes. The ambience is cozy and the restaurant flaunts bamboo and woven wicker lamps. Visit this place in the evening and order kimbap, seaweed soup, and bulgogi set.

Thakali Restaurant Gangtok


Named after Thakali, a traditional cuisine of Thak Khola Valley in Nepal, this elegant restaurant offers true value for money experience. Order Aloo tareko, and pork cholia and pair up with some cocktail.

Best Hotels to Stay in Gangtok

Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino Hotel Gangtok

Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino

Location: Lower Samdur Block, Ranipol, Gangtok, Sikkim 737135

Price : INR 12,057

Sterling Gangtok- Orange Village Hotel Gangtok

Sterling Gangtok- Orange Village

Location: 7th Mile, Samdure, Ranipol, Gangtok, Sikkim 737102

Price : INR 3,400

Summit Alpine Abode Hotel Gangtok

Summit Alpine Abode Hotel

Location: NH 10, Deorali Bazar, Gangtok, Sikkim 737102

Price : INR 12,00

Best Places to Visit in Gangtok

Rumtek Monastery Gangtok

Rumtek Monastery

This iconic monastery belongs to the Kagyu Sect of Buddhists, who used to live in Tibet in the 12th-century. The nearby attractions include Golden Stupa, and hiking downhill.

Nathula Pass Gangtok

Nathula Pass

It is the highest motorable road in the world, located at an altitude of 14,450 ft, and is a prime corridor between India and Tibet. However, it is a restricted zone, and requires an entry permit to visit this place. Bikers and adventurers love this place.

Tsomgo Lake Gangtok

Tsomgo Lake

Nestled at an elevation of 12,400 ft, this glacial beauty has been captivating the visitors since ages. Once you reach the lake, you will be awestruck by the breathtaking views surrounding the lake. The snow-clad mountains, and the emerald water, serenity, and magical backdrop is absolutely hypnotic.


  • What is the distance between Bagdogra and Gangtok?

    The distance between Bagdogra and Gangtok is just 122.2 km, and it takes a five hours drive to reach the destination.

  • Are there any direct / non-stop flights available for Bagdogra to Gangtok?

    No, there are no flights between the two cities. Spicejet offers one flight, with a layover at Kolkata Airport, which takes 19 hours. Hence, visitors prefer to hit the road.

  • What is Gangtok famous for?

    Gangtok is blessed with breathtaking natural landscapes. Visitors come here to admire nature in its finest form, and bikers visit this place to ride Nathula Pass, world’s highest motorable road. Apart from these, the city’s beautiful monasteries and houses equally captivate the attention of visitors.

  • Which language is spoken in Gangtok?

    Nepali and Sikkimese are widely spoken in Gangtok. Apart from that, the other popular languages are Lepcha, Dzongkha, Groma, Thulung, Hindi and English.

  •  Is Gangtok worth traveling to?

    Gangtok is known for its rich ethnicity, Buddhist heritage, magical backdrops, and Tibetan cuisine. It is one of the most popular hill towns of India and attracts thousands of visitors each year.

  • Is there a train from Bagodgra to Gangtok?

    The closest railway station of Gangtok is New Jalpaiguri, which is located at least 120 km away from the town. This railway station is well-connected with all major cities in India. From there, you can either hire a taxi or hop on a local state transport bus to reach Gangtok.

  • Which are the popular modes of transport in Gangtok?

    Sikkim Nationalized Transport operates frequent buses between Siliguri and Gangtok and has fixed rates. To get around the city, you can hire a taxi.

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