Tag Along Backpacker

A cozy retreat nestled in the Himalayas with mountain views, warm hospitality, and vibrant local culture

Inspiring People

Community is at the core of The Tag Along ethos

Tag Along is a young group of travelers-turned-entrepreneurs who understand and value the importance of these unique, local travel experiences.

  • Sisters, Manisha and Bhavana, saw the need for a backpackers safe space in their hometown, Gangtok, and have since created a community and travel agency to support local ventures.
  • Everyone who works with us is from a 20-kilometer radius of our home.

Manisha and Bhava

Altered Host Member

Natural hosts and loved universally by her guests, Manisha and Bhavana spotted the need for having a space for backpackers in their hometown, Gangtok and brought Tag Along to life.

Incredible Place

We aim to share offbeat places and experiences through a local perspective.

  • There are 2 private rooms, as well as male, female and mixed dormitories
  • There is a common social area and kitchen, offering optional breakfast at an additional charge. The Travel Cafe is also a special community space
  • We offer fixed departure trips through Tag Along Journeys
  • We also provide bicycles & motorbikes for rent

Impactful Planet

We incorporate sustainable processes

We are always striving to promote our local culture and the local businesses

  • Tag Along Backpackers has a zero waste initiative
  • The Travel Cafe offers a unique social space for conversations and connections, with food, music, and events that celebrate local culture
  • The fixed departure trips support local businesses and contribute to the local economy of the community

Our Location

Himalayan town with panoramic mountain views


Tag Along Backpackers, Near Punjab and Sind Bank, Development Area, Gangtok - 737101, Sikkim, India

  • Hiking
  • Bird-watching
  • Fixed departure trips with Tag Along Journeys
  • Enchey Monastery
  • Tsomgo Lake
  • Ganesh Tok View Point
  • Baker’s Cafe
  • The Travel Cafe




Tag Along Backpacker