Syari Rd, Deorali Bazar, Gangtok, Sikkim 737102
If you are at Gangtok you must experience ropeway Gangtok or cable cars located at Deorali market. This cable car journey is not included in local tour packages and this place can be easily reached by taking a local cab from any hotel.
This ropeway Gangtok of about less than 1 km long has three entry points or stops. The lowest point is at Deorali market and the highest point is at Tashiling (below the state secretariat). There is a midpoint stop at Nam-Nang. One can enter from any point and return to same point after touching other two points. Cable car journey provides spectacular view of Gangtok market, valley and State Assembly hall of the state of Sikkim on its 15 to 20 minutes journey. The ticket fee for adult is Rs 50 and Rs 30 for kids below 6 years. One can carry a video camera by paying a fee of Rs 50. No extra charge for normal still camera.
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Visiting hours : 08.00AM to 04.30PM ( Sunday closed )
Entry fee : Rs.60/- per person and Rs.30/- for children below 6 years