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How to Reach Gangtok from Guwahati

Reach Gangtok By Road


Guwahati, the capital city of the North-East Indian state, Assam, is one of the prominent commercial, industrial and educational hub not only in Assam but also to other North East states. The approximate road distance from Guwahati to Gangtok is 540 kms and it is just about 10-11 hours drive keeping onto the National Highway 31. The Hotel Dynasty is one of the best hotels in Guwahati that offers affluent luxury at an affordable price. Your drive from Guwahati to Gangtok starts heading towards National Highway 37 and thereafter merge onto the National Highway 31 en route IOCL, Filling Station and Pathsala in Guwahati. Head straight towards Bongaigaon to connect the National Highway 31 C and thereafter connect to State Highway 12 en route Alipurduar. Pass by Falakata Chowpatty towards Dhupguri More to connect to the National Highway 31 D. Keep onto the National Highway 31 D and head straight towards Nagrakata. Thereafter merge onto the Batigol Bazar Road and connect to the National Highway 31 A. Thereby head north towards Sevoke Kali Mandir. Keep onto the Indira Bypass that connects you to the Ranka Road and your drive from Guwahati to Gangtok ends here. The hotel Tara Palace, which is one of the best hotels in Gangtok, located Nam Nang Road, offers affluent luxury and a tranquil ambiance. Tara Palace offers 58 well-furnished rooms which are divided into five categories- King Suite, Studio Room, Superior Room, Deluxe Room and Suite. All the rooms are well spacious for a pleasant stay. They are provided with modern amenities and cordial services.


Distance: 540 KM
Time Taken (approx): 8 hrs.

Head south1.2 km
Turn right650 m
Turn left toward NH 373.6 km
Turn right onto NH 37
Pass by Pond
(on the left in 7.1 km)
7.1 km
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto NH 31150 m
Slight left to stay on NH 31
Pass by Petrol pump
(on the left in 24.0 km)
24.1 km
Turn left to stay on NH 31
Pass by IOCL , Filling Station , Pathsala
(on the left in 69.4 km)
139 km
Turn right onto জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31C
Pass by Indian Oil
(on the left in 9.7 km)
30.0 km
Turn left to stay on জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31C
Pass by Karigaon
(on the right in 8.9 km)
22.8 km
Turn left to stay on জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31C
Pass by Central Bank of India
(on the left in 60.4 km)
121 km
Turn right onto জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31C/SH 12
Pass by Ghosh Auto Services
(on the right in 20.5 km)
22.4 km
Turn right to stay on জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31C/SH 12
Pass by Reliance Pump
(on the left in 43.4 km)
47.4 km
At Radio Mart, continue onto Batigol Bazar Rd62 m
Turn right at Chowringhee Hotel toward জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31/NH 31C/SH 1248 m
Slight left at Dasgupta Service onto জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31/NH 31C/SH 12
Continue to follow জাতীয় সড়ক ৩১C/NH 31/NH 31C
Pass by Chokher Aalo
(on the right)
31.9 km
Slight right onto NH 31A
Pass by Sevoke Kali Mandir
(on the left)
51.0 km
Turn left at HDFC to stay on NH 31A
Pass by Kripa Indane
(on the right in 27.4 km)
27.5 km
Turn left at Axis Bank ATM to stay on NH 31A
Pass by Central Bank of India ATM
(on the left)
7.2 km
At Flamboyance Bar N Kitchen, continue onto Indira Bypass2.5 km
Slight right at Ranka Rd900 m

Fast Facts about Gangtok
State: Sikkim
District: East Sikkim
Famous for: Hill Station
Languages: Nepali, Sikkimese, Bhutia, Lepcha, Hindi, English, Limbu, Newari, Rai, Gurung, Mangar, Sherpa, Tamang and Sunwar
Best Season: October - March, March - June
Weather: Summer 10 to 28°C; Winter -5 to 16°C
Altitude: 1437 m
Pin code: 737101
STD code: 03592
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