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Hanuman Temple in Gangtok

Hanuman Tok in Gangtok is a famous temple dedicated to Lord Hanumana, which is maintained by the Indian Army. According to the legend, when Lord Hanuman was hunting for Sanjeevani Booti (herb) to heal Lord Lakshman, he rested at this spot for some time.

One of the most popular tourist attractions in Gangtok, The Hanuman Tok is perched at an altitude of 7,200 feet, thereby providing a brilliant view of the surrounding. Also, the sight of the world's third-highest peak, Kanchenjunga can be enjoyed from this point. Moreover, the cremation ground of the royal family of Sikkim is a short distance from the temple. You can explore the nearby tourist destination after visiting this temple while on your tour to Gangtok. Book your Gangtok tour packages from Indian Holiday to make your vacation memorable.

Best Time Hanuman Temple

The best time to visit the place is between January and March when the weather is pleasant, so you can also see other popular nearby travel attractions in Gangtok. Springtime (March to June) is also ideal for visiting the place.

How to Reach Hanuman Temple

The famous place is easily reachable and is located at a distance of merely 11 km from Gangtok. On your trip, you can hire a cab from your hotel to conveniently reach the place.

Hanuman Temple Rules & Tips

  • Visitors are asked to maintain peace and tranquility in the temple.
  • Smoking and drinking alcohol are prohibited within the temple premises. Visitors are also asked not to harm any wildlife found on the premises.
  • No loud noises on the temple premises. It makes the environment noisy.
  • Littering in the place is not allowed. Use the disposal bins.




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