Mintokling Guest House
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMintokling Guest House Gangtok
We highly recomend the Mintokling guest house, 5 stars for service & comfort, gorgeous envirnoment and lovely guests too.
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... River, a glacial blue colour. The river valley was the source of quarrying for road materials, with trucks and digging machinery and hoardes of minions digging and sieving materials, carrying items in wicker baskets with straps across their foreheads. We persuaded our guide to give us an opportunity to get to the river and scrabble over the stones, despite his reluctance.
The tea plantations were gradually replaced by forrests ...
... mountains without feeling cold with a promise to return buffalo’s hair back. His dear friend buffalo agreed. Yak left with borrowed hair and has not returned back till date. This explains the folk saying how Yak became hairy and started living in Tibet. How Buffalo without much hair has always been always been waiting in the Indian plains for his friend to return from the Himalayas.
Finally by crossing a few ...
... a stadium, which fills up with a lot of kids quite early in the morning. Many of them played soccer.
The views of the mountains were blocked by clouds for some time in the morning. After some time, the clouds parted giving us a view of Kanchenjunga far away, for a short duration. There was tea in the hotel room but it ...
... we decided to go down for dinner. We found a unique Chinese restaurant where we sat in a little booth with curtains. Laura ordered an egg special noodle soup and I ordered some vegetable fried rice. Once again our whole meals and drinks came to about £2 and it is really tasty. We then came back to our room and watched tv in ...
Our trek begins with tea and momos, a traditional Nepalese food. It's almost like a Chinese steamed dumpling - very delicious and one of my faces during our trip! We also met our porter, Suntha, who was very nice, but very shy and quiet. He would be carrying Shane's backpack throughout the trek, which worked out for me because Shane then carried mine! All I carried was the camera. To sum it up, the trek was great and I highly recommend anyone to do ...