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Small but beautiful, Gangtok is situated in the Eastern Himalayas and is capital of one of the smallest states of India - Sikkim. Gangtok is a popular tourist destination and is loved by nature lovers and honeymooners. And no wonder why; Gangtok at 5,800 ft.  offers panoramic views of the Himalayas, especially from Tashi View point. It is scenic and one can breathe in the cool mountain breeze redolent with wild orchids and rhododendrons. One can visit the Deer Park in Gangtok and numerous beautiful monasteries that are scattered around the town. Gangtok is one of the best places to try some Tibetan food. Also, if shopping is what one likes, Gangtok is great to shop for woolens, carpets and thangkas.

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