A modern capital city of Sikkim, Gangtok has no dearth places that all travelers can explore. A quaint Buddhist pilgrimage which is known for its Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Gangtok is an enchanting city which is perfect for a honeymoon or a solo trip. Took your vows with the love of your life recently? Its time for you to celebrate your love and togetherness by heading on a honeymoon soon. If you are all baffled that which destination you should pick for planning your romantic escapade, then you will be glad to know that Gangtok will turn out to be the magical destination you are looking for. To celebrate love and life, all you need is people who matter and a honeymoon will always be painted in your memories as it is the first romantic trip which you would take with your beloved. To clear all your doubts and to get all inspired to plan a honeymoon trip to Gangtok soon, you ought to read our recent traveler’s charming honeymoon in the city which is famed as the Switzerland of India!
Organizing a vacation takes a lot of time and we know it as we ourselves are travel agents. Amidst the preparation of our marriage, we had no time to plan our honeymoon and so, we decided to try the services of TravelTriangle. I am fascinated by the North-Eastern cities in India and so wanted to head to Gangtok for an enthralling vacation. I heard once that Gangtok is called the Switzerland of India and so I was all enticed to visit it for my first trip and make memories which we can cherish throughout our life. From the picturesque green valleys to the mesmerizing lakes, we were completely in love with the city as soon as we entered it. If you are a big fan of gorgeous sky views, lush-green valleys, serene waterfalls, and peaceful monasteries, Gangtok is the place to be for beginning the new phase of your married life!
Details On Our Honeymoon Trip To Thailand
Trip Type: Honeymoon
Cost: INR 27,000
Duration: 4 Nights 5 Days
Inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Transportation, Guide charges
Here’s What Our Customized Itinerary To Gangtok Looked Like
Day 1: Arrival At Gangtok, Sightseeing, Shopping at MG road
Day 2: Tsomgo Lake
Day 3: Transfer to Siliguri, Darjeeling
Best Experiences We Had On Our Honeymoon Trip To Gangtok
1. Soak In The Beauty Of Tsomgo Lake
The highlight of our honeymoon trip was the mystical Tsomgo Lake which is one of the most famous places to visit in Gangtok. Known as the Changu Lake, Tsomgo lake is a glacial lake and if you are a nature lover like us, you ought to visit this charming lake and enjoy the sunset which is a site that you surely can’t miss out on your vacation. To make it a memorable one, do click some instaworthy pics with your beloved!
2. All About The Shopping Spree
From Tibetan Carpets to Black Cardamom, you can buy a lot of things from the popular markets in Gangtok. Though I don’t like shopping much still we explored the markets to witness the shopping scenes in the capital city of Sikkim. The most visited market in Gangtok is the M.G road market where you can buy various things like semi-precious stones & silver jewelry, Sikkim tea, thangkas, Buddhist figurines & prayer flags, wall hangings, and Sikkimese cups. We bought the Dragon jewelry and precious gemstones.
3. Our Adventurous Trek
Who said that honeymoon is supposed to only be about strolling around the city while holding the hands of your partner? For us, it’s so much more. The sound of adventure always appealed to me and to my surprise even my husband loves to indulge in adventurous activities. So, we planned a vacation which should also have the adventure and fun element. Heading on a thrilling trek with your partner can turn out to be a great experience. The famous trek from Ravangla to Maenam hill will surely help you both to know each other better as on the way you can talk and enjoy the stunning views together! We were also provided a guide who helped us on our trek.
4. A Day Spent In The Cultural Capital Of India
On our last day after having a grand lunch, we started our journey to Siliguri. A picture-perfect city surrounded by Tea Gardens, Siliguri is one of the most popular places to visit in West Bengal. From the impeccable shopping streets to the eminent tourist attractions, Siliguri will be a great spot to visit on your honeymoon. The best part about this city was that it was not much crowded and we spent quality time. We also visited Darjeeling the Queen of Hills and loved the shopping places there. The restaurants served delicious local cuisines in Darjeeling and the locals were really friendly!
Tips For Planning Your Gangtok Honeymoon
Plan your vacation before only so that you don’t have to pay extra for the last minute bookings. Leave early to explore the city so that you can come back to your hotel and relax. Carry your trekking essentials. We will recommend you to spend more time in Gangtok city and explore all the famous places. Do explore Darjeeling if you have got time.
Our experience with TravelTriangle
We had a good experience with TravelTriangle. The planning and response were amazing. The follow-ups were frequent which was the best part. Good Job!
Whether it’s Gangtok or Darjeeling, both our ethereal beauties which you ought to explore at least once in your life. The marvelous valleys and the serene streets are perfect for a romantic getaway with the love of your life. Preparing for marriage is already a big task, leave the honeymoon part on us, and go celebrate the biggest event of your life in the Queen of Hills! Pick your dates and leave the planning on us! So, contact us and plan your honeymoon trip to Gangtok right away and get all bewitched by Gangtok!
Common Queries While Planning A Honeymoon Trip To Gangtok
A. I think you will need 10 days to explore all the major places in Gangtok.
A. The best time to visit Gangtok is in the months of February and March.
A. We went for a 3-day honeymoon which cost us around INR 52000.
A. You can buy socks, gloves, and handbags in Gangtok.
A. You can buy the famous tea from Darjeeling.