Gangtok is a popular tourism town present in the north eastern frontier of India in the Shiwalik hills. It is also known as the Switzerland of the east. It is one of the cleanest cities in India. It is well maintained and organized in order to attract a large number of tourists towards it. It also has emerged as a Buddhist pilgrim center at recent times. The tourists are taken care, given utmost importance and every measure is taken to make them comfortable. It is the apt place to take a break away from the bustling and busy city life.

The scenic view of the surrounding mountains leaves the tourists dumb-fixed at the never-ending beauty of this area. The Enchey Monastery is a famous pilgrim center for the Buddhists which is about 200 years old. Some other places of tourist interest are the Do-drul Chorten and the Dodrupchen Monastery. The flower show present at the Ridge Park adds value to this place comprising of large varieties of flowers and entertain the visitors. The Banjhakri falls is another lovely waterfall which is surrounded by beautiful gardens. It is a pleasure to watch and one can have an awesome time in this place. Tourists are ensured to carry home sweet memories.