Top Historical Places in Gangtok

Are you looking to explore the history of Gangtok through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Gangtok including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Gangtok. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Gangtok ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Gangtok, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Gangtok for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Gangtok with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Baba Harbhajan Singh Memorial Temple

    Tags: Temple, Memorial

    Major Harbhajan Singh served in the Indian Army and lost his life while escorting a mule caravan from his battalion headquarters in Tekula to Dengchukla in 1968. Harbhajan Singh’s body was found when a soldier dreamt of him telling him exactly where to find the body. Soon, the body was found and the shrine was made in the honor of the brave soldier. Today, it is said that Harbhajan Singh ...Read more
  2. Kabi Lungchok

    Tags: Historical Site

    Kabi Lungchok is a historic site located around 20 kilometres from Gangtok. The Lepcah tribe originally belonged to Sikkim while the Bhutia population immigrated to the land. This place marks a treaty of brotherhood between both the ethnic tribes. Stone markers were erected to remind future generations of the brotherhood and till today you can visit the site where the treaty was signed. The sma...Read more