Saramsa Garden in Gangtok most commonly known as Ipecac Garden is the real treat to your senses. Situated 14kms away from the main city, this garden is the most spectacular gardens in East Sikkim. It was established by the Forest Department of the Government of Sikkim in the year 1922.
Earlier this garden was used for growing fruit for the local colonial officers and it later became known for cultivating a medicinal plant named Cephaelis Ipecacuanha. The growing of plants with medicinal value was stopped in the year 1970. In the year 2008, State Government hosted the International Floriculture Show attracting visitors from all around the world. This place has been converted into a picnic spot and is an ideal place for leisure, recreation and old school romance around the orchids. The stunning range of colorful flowers and greenery will hold your attention.