Himalayan Zoological Park
Ganesh Tok & Around
From Enchey Gompa, the main road swings northeast around the telecom tower to a collection of prayer flags, where a footpath scrambles...
On the northern outskirts of Gangtok, approached through gently rustling conifers, stands this ambient monastery. It's easily Gangtok’s...
Yak and Yeti Travels & Expeditions
Highly recommended for trekking and mountaineering.
Swooping glass architecture offers Zen aesthetics and light-suffused sunset views from four storeys high, above the Sikkim State Bank.
Descend five floors for sublime cuisine, tasty Western snacks or cocktails in the brilliant Japanese-style floor-cushioned bar area. Try...
Himalayan Zoological Park information
Among the better-maintained zoos in the country, the Gangtok zoo occupies an entire hill opposite Ganesh Tok viewpoint. Red pandas, civet cats, Himalayan bears, clouded leopards and snow leopards roam around in extensive forested enclosures so large that you’ll value a car to shuttle between them. There's a cafe within for refreshments (snacks ₹30).