Timings: All days of the week. Major Airports: Bagdogra Airport Best time: March and last till June (Read More)
The Tashi Viewpoint
The enchant noise of the Tashi View Point is a right abode to enclose yourself within the premises of mountains, valleys and the city. The place is famous for its descending sunset and glowing sunrise located just a mere 6 km from the city. The beauty of the disappearing colours of the mountain ranges of Kanchenjunga and Siniolchu Peaks as the sun slowly and steadily starts descending from its viewpoint and the blend of evening colours that cape the famous monasteries of Gangtok, Phodong and Labrang are awe-inspiring.
The Tashi View Point is highly popular amongst nature lovers who wish to spend some lone peaceful time away from all the hustle and bustle of life. You get a fantastic view of the hills, mountains and plateaus that are nourishing the city with their all-natural beauty. You can even use binoculars and telescopes to seek a more in-depth view into the madness of nature and can even discover some rare to find birds while gulping drinks and snacks are admiring the natural beauty. This site is not to be missed at all when holidaying in Gangtok. Relish yourself into the rich effervescence of life.
Best time to visit
The best seasons or time to visit the city are those of spring and summers. The spring months are starting from March and last till June.
The place is open from 6:00 AM in the morning to 6:00 p.m. every day.
There are no entry fees charged to visit the place. Although you want to step inside the corridors of nature, you have to spend INR 10 for binoculars and telescopes.
How To Reach
The nearest rail track to the city of Pelling is the New Jalpaiguri Railway Station situated at a distance of 126.4 km and takes around 4 hours and 22 minutes to reach the valley. The nearest airport is the Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri in Darjeeling.