Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim. The meaning of the word Gangtok is – the hill top, and quite rightly it is located at the top of hills and surrounded by mountains. Gangtok is quite a popular tourist destination and there are a number of places that one can visit here. When the sky is clear, the view from Gangtok is inspiring with Khangchendzonga hovering above the western horizon.
Gangtok’s main attraction is the Rangpo-Mangan road which is quite astonishing. Although there are only a few things to see while traveling in Gangtok but they all are very appealing and capture the heart of the visitors. People who love being close to the nature and enjoy trekking and camping, enjoy this place. Also, the food here is quite delicious and one should not miss it. The tourist office in the city will help you to the best and advise you about traveling and shopping here. All in all, it’s a pleasant stay for everyone in Gangtok.