Darjeeling and Gangtok


Last year, when we visited Darjeeling and Gangtok in Sikkim for the first time, we were really get amazed by the natural beauty of our North Eastern India.

What I believe, if human invasion is less in our vast natural resources then they will certainly uphold their aesthetics.

Gangtok in Sikkim, lndia

A famous hill destination in the north eastern region of India but new for us to explore. Gangtok mostly comprises of Lakes, mountains and specially a glimpse of the third highest peak Kanchenjunga.

Gangtok is a hill town enriched with Buddhist culture and as a symbol of Gangtok, colourful prayer flags waving high always stealing the attraction of tourists.

Tsongmo Lake , Gangtok, India

Tsongmo or Changu Lake, is a glacial lake in the East Sikkim of India which is about 40 kilometres away from Gangtok on the Gangtok-Nathula highway.

Here is, the magnificent Tsangu Lake View when elevated by ropeway and if you find the snow in the month of June in India, then definitely the trip is going to be a magnetic one.

Darjeeling, West Bengal, India

The curvy roads of Darjeeling with colourful flowers blooming all around in the greens on both sides of the road will make you feel not less than in Switzerland.

We thoroughly enjoyed the days exploring the magnificent scenic beauty of Darjeeling.

Darjeeling Tea Gardens, Darjeeling, West Bengal

Darjeeling is world famous for their exotic Indian Tea Estates for their huge range of varieties and flavours.

The five hour exciting drive overlooking the magnificent Himalayan Ranges with Tea Gardens on both side of the road imparts impressive view.

As all of us know Darjeeling is world famous for their exotic Indian Tea Estates, also find out what-makes-india-world-famous 

This is the first thing that attracts you after coming to Darjeeling. So, a visit to a Tea Garden in Darjeeling is must to do and definitely bring one of your favourite tea flavours.

Here is the video made on the best views of Darjeeling Tea Estates Hope you will like it! video_darjeeling2.mp4 After that we visited Himalayan Zoo, the famous Japanese Temple, Rock garden, the Tibetan Handicraft Centre.

Meditation Bowls, Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Tibetan singing Bowls, that’s what you will surely want to take away home from your visit to Sikkim.

Tibetan singing bowls are used for meditation and healing purpose from the long time. The sound coming out from the Tibetan singing bowls produces the positive vibes to heal the depression, stress disorders and pain.

It is believed that there are enormous benefits of using the meditation bowls. The benefits of the singing meditation bowls includes lowering stress level, blood pressure, cholesterol levels, improves the quality of sleep, deep relaxation and much more.

First to place the bowl in your palm gently but firmly. Then you have to move the accompanying mallet on the outer edges of the bowl by rotating your arm in a circular motion, not wrist.

Here, is the video made during our shopping in Gangtok in the Tibetan handicrafts showroom.video

Bells, Buddha paintings and Statues are the perfect things to buy from Darjeeling and Gangtok.

Our stay was at Little Tibet resort, reflecting the culture of Tibet in a miniature form and we really appreciated the theme.

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway The foremost thing to do in Darjeeling is to take a ride in the Toy train, I mean Darjeeling Himalayan Railway that climbs from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling which is also included in UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Buddha Park of Ravangla
Buddha Park of Ravangla features a 40 m high statue of the Buddha in the center of the park and the serene vibes will take you more closer to yourself.

There is a high statue of Buddha as a centralized piece of about 130 feet in the Buddha Park of Ravangla in Sikkim district. Incredible India!

The site comes under the large religious complex of monastery. The monasteries are of high prominence under Tibetan Buddhism.

Buddha Park in Ravangla is having a high statue of Buddha as a centralized piece in the park,  all surrounded by the lush green natural beauty, mesmerizing the Buddhist Culture.  video_gangtok-3.mp4

The statue of the Buddha marks the birth anniversary of Gautama Buddha.The video shooted here, during our last year’s trip to Sikkim, itself, revealing the serenity and purity of the place.

You definitely need to visit the place to feel the real calmness of monasteries.The video is shot by the high Quality DSLR camera Hope you will like the video!

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Namchi in Sikkim lndia

Namchi in Sikkim is situated at an high altitude above the sea level. Namchi is fast becoming a tourist spot and pilgrimage centre and the place has famous Akshar Dham temple.

Here, Char Dham and Twelve Jyotirlings of the Hindus have been replicated in this worth watching complex to benefit the devotees and tourists.

Further in the post, coming up with the videos of our best view collections of Gangtok and Darjeeling. Visit indiastravelling.com for for more pictures.

So, returning back with the wonderful memories of Gangtok and Darjeeling to cherish us forever.

Though it is difficult to capture the natural beauty of our beautiful North Eastern himalaya but as a human behavior we try to grasp everything that draws our attention.

Sure, to add here that Indian Railways offers some of the magnificent train journeys in Himalaya of India.

The first day in Gangtok on my breakfast table, sitting near a window in the hotel and having a breath taking view of the valley. All the videos are made up by high Quality DSLR camera

Ban Jhakri Waterfall in Gangtok, Sikkim, lndia

Ban jhakri waterfall is high and located in a landscaped park with forested area at about 7kms from Gangtok town. If you have the traveling tiredness then here is the best place to relax.

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Tsungu lake After then we proceeded towards the visiting places of Gangtok and the first site to be viewed was snow laden valley called Tsungo Lake which is 40 km away from Gangtok darjeeling-and-gangtok

Let’s have a lifetime view of tsungo glacier lake from the top of the valley elevated by ropeways. After all we are talking about incredible-india

Tsungu Lake top View

Chaar Dhaam in Namchi, Sikkim, lndia

Here is the video of exact replica of all the four Dhaams and twelve Jyotirlings of our Hinduism in one complex which is of great center of attraction for tourists and pilgrims. video-akshar-dhaaam-1.mp4

North Eastern India offers the most nostalgic views amongst all the Himalayan ranges. Here, is the list of the Best places to visit in India.

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