Deer ParkCurrently Open
- Address: Rustamji Park, near the New Secretariat,Gangtok, East Sikkim District, India
- Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Park, Family And Kids
Established in the 1950’s, the Deer Park (also known as Rustamji Park) is home to a number of species of Deer. The park is also home to other animals including the Himalayan Bear and Red Pandas.
The statue of Buddha preaching the Noble Truths in the park is believed to be in remembrance of the Deer Park located at Sarnath in Uttar Pradesh where Buddha gave his first sermon.
Take a walk at the park to see these beautiful creatures up close in their natural habitats. A must if you love animals!
Deer Park Hours
- Best time to visit the park is from March to May and October to Mid-December.
How to Reach Deer Park
- By Taxi
- By hiring a Cab.
- By renting a Bike.
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1.38% of people who visit Gangtok include Deer Park in their plan
95% of people start their Deer Park visit around 2 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Deer Park
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Deer Park
People normally also visit Phurchachu Hot Springs while planning their trip to Deer Park.