49 Travel blog from India

This is mount Jopuno 5936 m (19475 ft) taken from a viewpoint in Gangtok, Sikkim
Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim, it is located in the eastern Himalayan range, at an elevation of 1,650 m (5,410 ft) This picture is taken from a ropeway.


We met this nice family in the cable car
This is MG Marg in Gangtok, it`s a pedestrian only zone. Gangtok is the cleanest city I have been to in India.


Typical houses in Gangtok


We had some rainy afternoons…


Modern technology amongst the monks also…

Monk students at an old monastery while the national hymn is played


Monk students


Still playing…


Monks turning the praying wheels

 


Contagious smile


Dressed up for an event at the monastery


Many beautiful flowers in Sikkim

Chinese lamps

Hanuman (The monkey Temple) in Gangtok


Doing the laundry by the roadside.
Sikkim was a very nice experience. Very friendly people and beautiful scenery.