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- Meal Plan: AP (complimentary breakfast)
- Organic food grown in the village
The village is a beautiful hamlet situated in East Sikkim at an altitude of 1800m with a magnificent views of the lush rolling Himalayan foothills. A 10-minutes walk through the pine forest would take you to a view point from where you can catch a breathtaking view of Mt. Kanchenjungha. With it’s uninterrupted views of mountains and valleys, it also offers a rich cultural heritage of Sikkimese people. You can enjoy the 100% organic local cuisine and experience authentic traditional hospitality. On arrival, the guests are greeted by local villagers and welcomed to their homestays.
About the Location
This scenic village is the newest entry in Sikkim’s eco and community based tourism. Located in eastern part of Sikkim near Pakyong proposed airport , the village has its own natural charm and cultural significance. Surrounded by lush greenery, the village offers a spectacular view of Mount Kanchenjunga. This small village is also famous for rare Himalayan orchid cultivation and well organised orchid garden can be experienced from everywhere at this hamlet . It is also perfect for those who want to explore the natural forest trail with rare species of butterfly and music of chirping birds. In the village, guests one can also get an opportunity to pluck organic vegetables from the garden and taste the fresh organic Sikkimese food with warm traditional hospitality.
How to Reach
From airport or railway station vehicle are available to reach this village via Ranipool and Pakyong. It is around 35 kms from Gangtok. You can hire cars from Gangtok. Siliguri (NJP Railway Station and Bagdogra Airport) is about 130 kms from the village.
Things to do
- The scenic village has some bird watching trails which pass through the forests and farmlands and yield some of the rarest sightings
- Located at around 5300 feet above sea level, the village area is also home to rare butterflies and orchids
- Apart from treks to Jhandi Dara, you can enjoy taking long village walks and butterfly watching hikes along the edges of the green hills of the village
- The Village Community can also arrange for cultural shows in the evenings on request.
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