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Enchey Monastery, Gangtok

Features

Surrounded by the lush green forest on hill top, Enchey Monastery is important monastery belonging to the Nyingmapa order. It was built during the reign of Thutob Namgyal. The images of Buddha, Loki Sharia and Guru Padmasambhava are worshipped in the monastery.

Important Events & Festivals

Annual festival held in the monastery on the 18th & 19th days of the twelfth month of the lunar calendar.

How to reach

Nearest airport is Bagdogra airport with 140 km. Nearest railway station is Jalpaiguri railway station with 160 km. Gangtok is connected by road transport to other cities.

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