Sikkim (Gangtok) Tour From Bangladesh

Sikkim is situated in northeast India and is one of the most beautiful states of India.

Sikkim is home to glaciers, alpine meadows, and thousands of varieties of wildflower

In the kingdom of nature, Sikkim is a small and insignificant creature . Gangtok and the surrounding area are surrounded by vast and spectacular mountains. The diverse flora, along with the diverse fauna, has become a paradise for nature lovers. flowers like orchids, as well as the red panda, red-colored birds, are one of the main attractions of the Gangtok. There are many lakes, fountains, and mountains to keep the tourists’ mind attractive in Gangtok. However, the Tsomgo and Menmecho lakes are the most known of them. Gangtok will not deprive you of the beauty of Kanchenjunga, Darjeeling. You can also feel Kanchanjungha, the third highest mountain in the world from Gangtok. Hot springs in Gangtok are known for their herbal properties due to their high concentration of sulfur. Among the popular springs for tourists are Yum Shamdong Hotspring, Rishi Hotspring, etc. Some of the wildlife sanctuaries here are Khangchendzonga National Park.

Best time to visit Gangtok?

The weather in Gangtok can be quite evident during the monsoon and winter seasons. Autumn and spring are the best time to visit Gangtok. In this city, the spring season lasts from March to April and autumn from October to November. Also, summer is a good time to visit Gangtok. The summers last from May to June. From Bangladesh, you can visit Gangtok at the mentioned time.

Main Attractions Of Sikkim

One of the main attractions of the Gangtok is the MG MARG or the Mahatma Gandhi Marg. This MG Marg is a wonderful place decorated with beautiful flowers. This is a heavenly environment with the seating place, well-equipped shops, and clean streets. There is a very beautiful statue of Mahatma Gandhi on MG Marg. There is a ropeway in Gangtok city, it is nice to see the city from above.

One of the great things about Gangtok is that it is quite developed and universal, unlike other cities in the region. MG Marg, the main road to Gangtok, is the center of different types of shops. Although considered to be one of the major cities of India, Gangtok’s nightlife may not be as vibrant, but visitors can enjoy the pleasure of visiting places. There are also casinos, such as the Casino Sikkim at the Royal Plaza Hotel.

How to go To Gangtok?

From Bangladesh, you can easily go to the Siliguri by Changabandha-Burimari border. Every day, Shymli bus leaves from Arambagh,Dhaka

By Air

The nearest airport to Sikkim is the Pakyong Airport, which is closest to Gangtok. The flight goes from Kolkata to Sikkim. However, direct flights from several other countries, including Bangladesh, are underway. There is also Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri. The airport is located 126 km from Gangtok and it takes about 4-5 hours to reach by car.

By rail

The nearest railway station in Gangtok is the New Jalpaiguri station in Siliguri. The station is about 120 km away from the city. The car can be reached within 4-5 hours.

By Road

You can reach Gangtok by taxi from Siliguri, Darjeeling, and Kalimpong. Before entering Sikkim, take the entry/exit seal by showing the permit at Sikkim Gate. You will find a shared taxi near the Siliguri SNT bus terminal. The fare will be nearly 200 Rupi

Some important information When Visiting Sikkim

  • Smoking, Throwing garbage and spitting are not legally allowed in all public areas of Gangtok. So be careful about this.
  • If you go to the red market near MG Marg, you will find a bus stand. From here you will have to rent a taxi for Rumtek Monastery. Rumtek Monastery is not included in the Gangtok site Seeing.
  • There are restrictions on foreign access in Sikkim. They are required to have a reserved area permit or a R.A.P. Have to take entry permission from here, although it is free and it needs only a valid passport and an Indian visa.
  • Certain areas of Sikkim are designated as protected areas and a secure territory permit for foreigners and Indians to enter such places, or with PAP. Foreigners are not allowed to enter certain areas, especially in areas near the border. For example, Nathula Pass, Zero Point prohibits entry of foreigners into these areas.
  • In Sikkim, you must be kept the permission letter with you to avoid hassle later ( If Needs).
  • Siliguri will be the best option for shopping than Gangtok. From Siliguri, you can shop at a very affordable price from Gangtok.
  • If you want to take Baby with you, you must know about the Weather. Plan a tour following this.
  • If you want to go to North Sikkim and Sangu Lake, you must go with a guide.

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