Talk on Buddhism in Gangtok
Talk on Buddhism in Gangtok

Talk on Buddhism in Gangtok

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  • Duration

    2 hours

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Earliest Start Time: 10:00 AM Latest Start Time: 2:00 PM

It is believed that Gangtok rose to prominence as a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site after the construction of Enchey Monastery in 1840. It is today a centre of Tibetan Buddhist culture and learning, with the presence of several monasteries, religious educational institutions and Tibetology centers. All around the town you will see Buddhists monks clad in dark red/maroon View More View More

  • It is believed that Gangtok rose to prominence as a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site after the construction of Enchey Monastery in 1840. It is today a centre of Tibetan Buddhist culture and learning, with the presence of several monasteries, religious educational institutions and Tibetology centers.
  • All around the town you will see Buddhists monks clad in dark red/maroon. Buddhism stipulates strict rules for monks and nuns. The Vinaya, which is the moral code for monks and nuns, includes the Patimokkha, which comprises a set of 227 rules. Different schools of Buddhism follow slightly different rules for their monastic order. The morning and evening prayers when the monks chant hymns is a truly memorable experience.
  • In this experience you will visit a monk for an engaging talk on Buddhism.

Pricing related information for the customer

  • Prices are based on minimum 2 adults. If there is just one adult OR if there is one adult + 1 child, please select ‘2’ adults to complete the reservation. We will charge for a minimum of 2 adults.

What is included in the cost

  • Complimentary Mineral Water
  • Private English Speaking Guide
  • Private Air Conditioned Vehicle
  • Pickup from within City Boundary

What is excluded from the cost

  • Entrance Fees
  • Camera Fees
  • Tips/Gratuity

Tour GuideLines

  • Booking should be made at least 2 days prior (excluding weekends)
  • For any entrance fee or camera fee, please pay directly (our guide will assist you in buying any entry tickets, if applicable)
  • After you book the experience a voucher will be generated and sent to your email ID. The voucher will have all the information – including contact details of the experience provider
  • A 'No Show' will result in No Refund.
  • You will be collected from within the city limits.
  • Duration of this experience is 1-2 hours.
  • Best time to do this experience is between 10AM and 4PM

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel 30 days prior there is no cancellation fee
  • If you cancel 29-11 days prior 25% cancellation fee will be charged
  • If you cancel 10-5 days prior 50% cancellation fee will be charged
  • If you cancel 4-1 days prior 75% cancellation fee will be charged
  • Same day cancellation or No Show will result in 100% cancellation fee
Timing: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Closed on Sunday
Fee for Indian: Free Still Camera Fee: Not Allowed
Fee for foreigner: Free Video Camera Fee: Not Allowed
Fee for BIMSTEC/SAARC: Free Free for children: Free
Best time to travel: Oct to March best for the mountain views but end Dec to end Feb could be very cold. April to Sept is cool but prone to rains.

  • It is believed that Gangtok rose to prominence as a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site after the construction of Enchey Monastery in 1840. It is today a centre of Tibetan Buddhist culture and learning, with the presence of several monasteries, religious educational institutions and Tibetology centers.
  • All around the town you will see Buddhists monks clad in dark red/maroon. Buddhism stipulates strict rules for monks and nuns. The Vinaya, which is the moral code for monks and nuns, includes the Patimokkha, which comprises a set of 227 rules. Different schools of Buddhism follow slightly different rules for their monastic order. The morning and evening prayers when the monks chant hymns is a truly memorable experience.
  • In this experience you will visit a monk for an engaging talk on Buddhism.

Pricing related information for the customer

  • Prices are based on minimum 2 adults. If there is just one adult OR if there is one adult + 1 child, please select ‘2’ adults to complete the reservation. We will charge for a minimum of 2 adults.

What is included in the cost

  • Complimentary Mineral Water
  • Private English Speaking Guide
  • Private Air Conditioned Vehicle
  • Pickup from within City Boundary

What is excluded from the cost

  • Entrance Fees
  • Camera Fees
  • Tips/Gratuity

Tour GuideLines

  • Booking should be made at least 2 days prior (excluding weekends)
  • For any entrance fee or camera fee, please pay directly (our guide will assist you in buying any entry tickets, if applicable)
  • After you book the experience a voucher will be generated and sent to your email ID. The voucher will have all the information – including contact details of the experience provider
  • A 'No Show' will result in No Refund.
  • You will be collected from within the city limits.
  • Duration of this experience is 1-2 hours.
  • Best time to do this experience is between 10AM and 4PM

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel 30 days prior there is no cancellation fee
  • If you cancel 29-11 days prior 25% cancellation fee will be charged
  • If you cancel 10-5 days prior 50% cancellation fee will be charged
  • If you cancel 4-1 days prior 75% cancellation fee will be charged
  • Same day cancellation or No Show will result in 100% cancellation fee
Timing: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Closed on Sunday
Fee for Indian: Free Still Camera Fee: Not Allowed
Fee for foreigner: Free Video Camera Fee: Not Allowed
Fee for BIMSTEC/SAARC: Free Free for children: Free
Best time to travel: Oct to March best for the mountain views but end Dec to end Feb could be very cold. April to Sept is cool but prone to rains.

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