Tashi View Point, situated 4 km from Gangtok
town, was built by Tashi Namgyal, the late King of Sikkim
. It offers a breathtaking view of the majestic Mount Khangchendzonga and other peaks of the Himalayas
. Visitors have the opportunity to experience the changes of color of snow of mountain there. The Phodong
and the Labrang
monasteries can be seen on the opposite hill. It also has a resting shed and a small cafeteria. The park, situated near the View Point, is a perfect place to enjoy a picnic.