Namgyal Institute of Tibetology
It is one of the most important and famous institutes in the world that does research in the areas of Tibetan language and culture. It also has in its premises a museum, a Tibetan library with rich collections and also a reference center about Tibet and Himalayas in general.
Located in Deorali and less than 2 kilometers from the main town of Gangtok, the institute is perched in a small forest of birch trees, oak and magnolia ... a wonderful serene ambience. The main building is built on Tibetan architecture and remains as one of the finest traditional Tibetan designs in the world.