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Top honeymoon locations in India - Gangtok
Gangtok:,being a state capital of Sikkim located at height of 1780 meters/5480 feet is a busy trade center. The city stands for “Unity in Diversity” with variety of cultures and religions existing in such a small place. Gangtok has ecumenical spirit with charm and hospitality with the flavor of advancement and adoption of modernization. It is beautiful city at the backdrop of Ranipool River edged around with building, bazaars, hills, parks and lush green tress with Kanchenjunga looming large in the distance, providing magnificent settings. Gangtok is worthwhile place to visit with beauty in the blossom of Eastern Himalayas with awesome surroundings and magnificent tableau. Gangtok is most often visited spot to enjoy floristic composition, rare orchids and butterflies. A wide variety of rare orchids is major attraction in flower shows around the city which is the center of activity for tourist all throughout the year.
The major attractions in Gangtok are Rumtek Dharma Chakra Center, Tsomgo/Changu lake, Mennetho lake, Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical garden, Shri Nalanda Institute for higher Buddhist studies, Enchey Monastery, Labrang Monastery, Tsulakhan Royal, Deer Park/ Rustomji Park, Kechopari lake (wishing lake) and Phuechachu Reshi Hot Springs. Kechopari lake is known as wishing lake where being a honeymoon couple you can always wish to have happy and long married life. You can also visit Tusklakhang, old royal and luxurious palace of the kings of Sikkim.
The place that you can visit around Gangtok is place located just 20 km away is wildlife Sanctuary Fambong Lho where you can enjoy sight of vivacious wildlife of Sikkim. Wildlife sanctuary is covered in the area of 5,200 hectares which is the home of Red Panda, Himalayan Black Bear, Civet cat and lot of varieties of birds and butterflies.
Even Tsomgo Lake is located about 35 km away from Gangtok is situated at the height of 3750 meters having the depth of around 50 feet. The cool and placid water of the lake is appropriate match with beautiful remarkable scenery all around. Enjoy and capture the reflection of the surrounding beauty in the pure and cold water of the lake. Temple of Lord Shiva temple builds on the lake side. Primula flowers and many other alpine greenery grow around the lake which make the visit most remarkable.
How to get there:
Bagdogra near Siliguri is the nearest airport, located at a distance of 124 km from Gangtok. The taxi charges from the airport to Gangtok are about Rs 2000. Bagdogra airport is connected to Kolkata, Delhi and Guwahati. Foreign tourists can get connecting flights from Kolkata or Delhi. Experience the difference with helicopter services from Bagdogra to Gangtok which is available once during the day, takes about 20 minutes one way flight. The nearest rail to Gangtok is New Jalpaiguri, which is about 148 km away. Taxi cab will charge about Rs 2000. Gangtok is also connected to most of the major cities in India. It is also connected to other cities in Sikkim and the neighboring states by bus services. Private tourist buses are available from Gangtok to Bagdogra (124 km) and to Siliguri (114 km
Best Season, Shopping and Culture:
Gangtok enjoys a mild, temperate climate all year round and offers fantastic views of the Eastern Himalayan ranges. Mahatma Gandhi Marg is shoppers delight were you can shop handicraft, artifacts and memento for family members and friends. You can also enjoy local food at any good restaurant located in this street.