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Enchey Monastery

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Gangtok-Nathula Road, Gangtok 737103, India
+91 89060 65323
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Typical small monastery

Pleasant small monastery, not particularly old (it was apparently rebuilt in 1909) and set in a... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Worcester, United Kingdom
Enchey Monastery Gangtok-Nathula Road, Gangtok 737103, India

WHEN YOU HAVE SEEN Ranka Monastery NEED NOT SEE THISMonastery visit Ranka Monastery, Banjhakri... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Nashik, India
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Gangtok-Nathula Road, Gangtok 737103, India
+91 89060 65323
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Pleasant small monastery, not particularly old (it was apparently rebuilt in 1909) and set in a small complex. The interior is much like any other Buddhist monastery. There was a small steady stream of people paying their respects so it clearly means a lot to...More

Thank milimana
Reviewed 17 September 2017

WHEN YOU HAVE SEEN Ranka Monastery NEED NOT SEE THISMonastery visit Ranka Monastery, Banjhakri waterfall, Rope Way Ride, Tibetology and Dordul Chorten Stupa. Later visit Flower exhibition show, Hanuman Tok, Ganesh Tok, Tashi View Point RUMTEK MONASTERY AND NEHARU BOTANICAL GARDEN SHOULD BE AVOIDED. THIS...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Buddhist monasteries tend to look a bit alike after few visits, but I liked this one, the paintings were very beautiful, the place was peaceful, some monks were chanting so we stopped to listen to them. I guess it is a good place for meditation...More

Thank BananaLu
Reviewed 18 August 2017

this Gumpa was built on the lines of the pagoda design by Chogyal Sidkeong Tulku, the maharaja of Sikkim. The monastery is the guardian protector of Gangtok and Sikkim at large. thus a visit here for blessings is a must..

Thank Gayden C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The environment is serene and quiet. Perfect ambience for relaxation and meditation. The prayers by the monks can be heard from far and the location of the monastery is atop a hill which also makes it a perfect view point with heart stopping view.

Thank Kamlesh R
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Very old monastery about more than 210 years old but looks like a recently made. This monastery offers a spectacular view of the city.

Thank Chandan P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This Monastery is very good and have a very nice view of Gangtok. It teaches us such a good things led by Buddha ji.

Thank shakti k
Reviewed 3 July 2017

the monastery is not very huge, or does not have a sprawling campus. the interiors are typical like any other monastery, and the way leading in is lined with prayer wheels. It is nice if you have not seen any of the big monasteries, but...More

Thank Apoorwa
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The colurful interiors and the idols are mesmerising. The feeling is serene, pure and awesome. Worth it!

Thank AshuRadhu
Reviewed 18 June 2017

In Gnagtok not o must point to visit. 4-5 points are there. If you want to see Monastry if not seen then must go.

Thank Jay singh K
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18 September 2015|
Response from Sarat G | Reviewed this property |
To teh best of my knowledge, the monastery is ope all days of the week and teh normal visit timings would be between 9 am and 5 pm.