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Gangtok Ropeway

Opens in 12 min: 9:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:45 AM - 4:30 PM
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One of the must go places in Gangtok

This is located close to MG Marg and charges are around 117 per head for round trip. It is a short... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chennai, India
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Fun ride.

It was a nice experience..Ideal time to take a ride is around 4.30 pm when sunset is approaching... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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GANGTOK is capital town and a popular holiday destination of Sikkim. A bi-cable Jig-back Passenger Aerial ropeway of 935 meters long from Deorali Bazar to Tashiling Secretariat via Sikkim Legislative Assembly was built in the year 2003. The visitors...more
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Syari Rd | Deorali Bazar, Gangtok 737102, India
+91 80178 18371
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is located close to MG Marg and charges are around 117 per head for round trip. It is a short but thrilling ride lasts for 10 minutes and one of the must go places in Gangtok to get a bird's eye view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vijaychockkalingam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice experience..Ideal time to take a ride is around 4.30 pm when sunset is approaching. while climbing the other other side, there is sufficient light to see the city in daylight. One sees lot of desciplined traffic movement and while returning one...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ropeway is located near deorali bazar and it takes 20 bucks in a cab to reach there from mg marg. The ticket price is 117 per head and yes, if you’re going in a peak season, you might have to stand in a queue...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At a cost of INR 120/- per head for a 10 min return trip with 20 tourists standing shoulder to shoulder breathing down your neck is a rip off

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AnupK175
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice cable car experience. You get to go up and down (2 rides) in this package. You get to see Gangtok from a very high point of view and its amazing to see the step step shaped city

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AthmaramP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a small rope way which gives you sights of Gangtok. Do it for your kids and if you have never been on a cable car ride. The cable car doesn’t provide any seats. Its about a km long one way. Go early for better...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alokkarmakar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in the busy market place, near the taxi stand a ride in this ropeway gives you a bird's eye view of the city. The duration of the ride is about 15 to 17 minutes.The children found the whole trip very exciting and so did...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JharnaS10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rope way is near by market. Exactly located near tax stand. Fees of rope way is 174 for adult and 125 approx for child. rope way is open till 5 pm evening. time duration of rope way is approx 7 to 10 minutes. its not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deepak S
Reviewed 13 November 2018

A worth trying experience while you are in Gangtok. Though the travelis short ( approx 10 min ~15 min) but one can get a very nice view of the city

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Santosh1969
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

A cable car ride is always a favourite thing to do in a city and this is no exception. When I visited in November the timings were 09:30 to 17:00 - these may change according to season so check them first. Another tip, take the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Geeta A
18 August 2018|
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Response from Harakchand-Gadiya | Reviewed this property |
Book ride from counter no rush easy booking
14 August 2018|
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Response from DrAshokGupta_Ldh | Reviewed this property |
plus point May you will see snow. Cons after rains road conditions may be a factor and of course low temperatures.
Priyanka C
3 July 2018|
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advice not to visit. Might be they are stopped for temporary as heavy rain fall. So ask locals and than visit the places accordingly.