The North-East is popular for its ethnic handicrafts. A traveler can buy a vast variety of handicrafts on this Sikkim Gangtok tour. Some of the places to shop in Sikkim and Darjeeling are:
Directorate of Handicraft and Handloom, Gangtok: Shop for traditional items like Thangka paintings, carpets, handlooms, carved wooden and painted items, wooden masks, among others.
Tibetan Refugee Center, Darjeeling: Shop for woolen shawls & carpets, carved wooden items, leather jackets, coats, Tibetan ornaments, and a lot more.