Namchi means top of the sky. It is one of those tourist places to see in Gangtok that offers picturesque view of the Khangchendzonga range and the Rangit valley simultaneously. The 135 feet high statue of Guru Padmasambhava, perched upon the valley in Samdruptse at Namchi, is one of the famous places to visit in Namchi. It is touted to be the best places to visit in Gangtok city. Make sure to include Namchi in your itinerary. We promise that you will not be disappointed and will have a ball of a time here in this beautiful place.