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A mixed-cultural experience at Hotel Tibet Gangtok
The Himalayas has been one of the great destinations of the nature lovers. It is strategically located in Central Asia, bordering the different countries around it. With its beautiful mountain ranges, it is truly a sight to behold.
Tourists, trekkers, climbers may start their Himalayan journey through either of these countries--- India, Nepal, Tibet, China, Bhutan, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. There are several good accommodations and tour packages from these areas; it's just a matter of choosing which is best fit and suitable for you.
One of the good places to rest before and after a tour or trek of the area is Hotel Tibet Gangtok, situated in West Bengal, India, and has been in the hotelier business since 22 December 1981 . It's convenient, comfortable and beautiful; because of its central location, it gives the guests a panoramic view of Mt. Kangchenjunga, the 3rd highest peak in the world, standing at 28,169feet. Because of the hotel's proximity to the tourist areas, warm ambiance, and hospitality, many visitors and guests enjoy their stay here, thus, it has gained recognitions from groups and organizations.
Hotel Tibet Gangtok has amenities and facilities provided and offered for the benefit and relaxation of the guests. Since their focus is the guest, they do careful planning for their luxury and convenience. Their friendly and amiable staff will assist them in the local itinerary through their travel desk, currency exchange through the hotel's counter, laundry and dry cleaning services, car rentals, medical services, and more. With the hotel's Snow Lion Restaurant & Bar, you'll enjoy a Tibetan setting and atmosphere while delighting at a selection of Tibetan, Chinese, Indian, Japanese, and Continental cuisines; in the hotel's Emporium, you'll enjoy shopping Sikkimese and Tibetan gift items for souvenirs, and in their cafes, you'll taste a delicious array of breads, pastries, and more.
For the guests' treat, their 40 elegant suites and deluxe rooms are furnished with the basic amenities---hot and cold bath, telephones, in-house generator, TV, etc.
It's pretty convenient for guests to take a tour of the local attractions, they can visit the Cottage Industry Emporium, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology, Deer Park, Permanent Flower Show, Enchey Monastery, Ridge Park and White Hall Complex, Tashi View point, Hanuman Tok, Ganesh Tok, and Himalayan Zoological Park.
You can reach Hotel Tibet Gangtok through air or rail or road. By air, the nearest airport is in Bagdogra, which is 124km away; by rail, there are 2 railway stations---Siliguri, which is 114km away and New Jalpaiguri, which is 125km away; and by road, there are a couple of bus stations around the area.
Indeed, if you want a pleasurable and relaxing rest after a day's tour in Gangtok, and stay in a different cultural-environment type of hotel, then try Hotel Tibet Gangtok, to feel and experience two cultures in one---a Tibetan environment in a Bengali surrounding.