Where to Visit in Gangtok & When
Gangtok in summer: From April till June
Gangtok experiences pleasant weather during the summer season. The temperature hovers 18°C to 25°C during the season. It is the best time to visit Gangtok if you would like to escape the heat. The blend of warm sunshine and cool breeze promises every visitor with an unforgettable vacation of indulging in amazing things to do with your family and friends. Honeymoon couples planning a trip to Gangtok are certainly in for a treat as it offers absolutely delightful weather.
Gangtok in Monsoon: From July till September
Monsoons in Gangtok continue from July till September. The swift rainfall many a time cause landslides and road blockage. But, monsoon season months are the best time to visit to North East India, you can also include a visit to Gangtok. The blissful rains lends a blissful charm to the lush-green environs during this time. Also, the season has a different blissful feel.
Gangtok in winter: From October till March
Winter is the best time for travelling to Gangtok. The temperature ranges between 2°C and 7°C during the season. Winter begins from October and continues till March. It is the perfect time to visit for the spectacular view of the snowcapped mountains. Snow adventures are also abundant, therefore making it the best time to visit Gangtok. It is also the time for some of the vibrant festivals in the monasteries of the hill station.