Gangtok is a resplendent town. It’s thrilling yet peaceful. The largest town of the state of Sikkim, Gangtok is blessed with a picturesque mountain range, beautiful valleys, lakes, and mountain passes (called la). Gangtok attracts travellers, explorers, adventure junkies and couples who are looking for romantic honeymoon destinations. This town makes a great vacation spot for those who like to indulge in thrilling experiences such as paragliding and river rafting. Consequently, Gangtok has travellers pouring in from all over the world.
To fulfill travellers’ desire for a peaceful and extravagant holiday, the town has plentiful lodging options. Whether you are taking a solo adventure trip to Gangtok or a romantic-week holiday with your partner, you can find sober to extravagant range of boutique stays in Gangtok.
Boutique stays combine the comfort of home with the luxury of a hotel. To give you a taste of luxury, the rooms feature beautiful interiors such as ceiling-to-floor windows and bright wall paints. The stays have multi-cuisine restaurants, bars, and lounges for you to relax and unwind. To provide the comfort of a home, most of these accommodations are equipped with a kitchenette, furnished with all essential appliances, where you can cook as per your liking. If you still can’t make up your mind, here are a few more reasons why should opt for a boutique stay in Gangtok.
Suitable for Groups and Solo Back-packers both
Generally, travellers prefer to visit places such as Gangtok in groups. Gangtok’s alluring scenic beauty makes it an adventurous as well an interesting sightseeing destination. For instance, river rafting in the Teesta river, yak safari to Tsogmo lake, paragliding near Khel Gaon, and ropeway cable ride from Deorali to Tashiling all make Gangtok a great place for adventure lovers. Further, places such as Nathula pass, Hanuman Tok, Tsongmo lake, Banjhkari falls, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, and MG Marg make the town a great sight-seeing destination.
So whether you are visiting Gangtok with a group of adventurers or you are out on your honeymoon with your partner exploring Gangtok’s beauty, you can find amazing accommodation in Gangtok befitting your needs. Even if your pack of adventurers has more than 10 people, a boutique stay could easily accommodate them, as numerous boutique stays in Gangtok can accommodate up to 30 guests. For couples, who are on their honeymoon in Gangtok, boutique stays have rooms overlooking the Kanchenjunga mountain range.
Gangtok has numerous tourist attractions. Tsomgo Lake and Nathu La Pass being the major highlights. Other tourist attractions in Gangtok include Banjhkari fall, Rumtek Monastery, Do Drul Chorten Stupa, Hanuman Tok, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology and Sa-Ngor-Chotshog Centre among others. MG road, short for Mahatma Gandhi road, makes a great shopping destination in Gangtok and is a place one must visit to witness the cleanliness which the town is known for. Apart from Tsomgo Lake and Nathu La Pass, which are about 50 kilometers away, all other tourist attractions fall within 10 kilometers.
Fortunately, most boutique stays in Gangtok provide travel assistance and for travellers coming from nearby places, such as Siliguri and Kolkata, who might prefer to travel to Gangtok by their own car, boutique stays provide parking facility too! Khecheopalri Lake and Pemayangtse Monastery are nearly 100 kilometers and Phodong Monastery, 40 kilometers away from Gangtok. These are popular tourist attractions too. Most boutique stays provide car rental service to reach these destinations.
Pick Up & Drop
Pick up & drop service is an essential part of services offered by any holiday home in Gangtok. Also, it’s a hugely requested service by international as well as domestic travellers. The nearest airport to Gangtok is Bagdogra, in West Bengal, which is nearly 124 kilometers away. If you are travelling to Gangtok by a train, the nearest railway station is New Jalpaigudi, Siliguri, West Bengal, which is almost 120 kilometres away from Gangtok. Hence, pick up & drop service provided by these boutique stays is a huge relief.