Enchey Monastery

Enchey Monastery belonging to Nyingmapa sect is located 3 km away on a hilltop above Gangtok, and was once the hermitage site of Lama Drupthob Karpo renowned for his power of flying. In this 200 years old Monastery premises, there are images of god, goddesses and other religious objects. Every year around January 'Chaam' or religious masked dance is performed with great fanfare for two days.