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Ranka Monastery, Gangtok
(4.5/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
Nestled within a hilly region, Ranka Monastery exudes peace and serenity. Just an hour's drive from Gangtok, the Tibetan Buddhist monastery lies mostly open to the public. Explore the quiet premises, admire the intricate and imposing buildings, and view the large gold-plated statue of Buddha in the main prayer hall. Strolling the hills and courtyards you can find panoramic viewpoints, observe training sessions, or photograph the attractive setting. Put Ranka Monastery and other Gangtok attractions into our Gangtok itinerary builder, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • It is a must visit when you are visiting Gangtok. it was very peaceful and felt divine. you can take pictures from inside as well 
  • This is the best monastry of Sikkim, Monastry is very big and beautiful. Exterior of monastery is too good. It is very good to talk Lama's. It is very interesting to see there studying style. Buddha J...  more »
  • This is the best one of all the monasteries we have visited in Darjeeling & Sikkim .Excellent nature surrounding this place with mountains & Greenish fields. Very quit atmosphere & you can offer your ...  more »