Rumtek monastery is one of the most popular places to visit in Sikkim, Gangtok. The monastery belongs to the Kagyu sect of Buddhists who started living in Tibet in the 12th century. It is one of the most important and magnificent monasteries in Sikkim. The style and structure resemble the original one located in Tsurphu, Tibet. Rumtek Monastery is located in the Dharma Chakra Centre near Gangtok. Make sure to stop by here on your trip to the magnificent Gangtok and take back some pleasant memories.