Ravangla Travel Tips
Ravangla is at an elevation of 8000ft which means the place is quite gloomy, cold and wet most of the time. Guests should always carry umbrellas and extra set of clothes and shoes. also, always carry insect repellents for insects and leeches.
Ravangla or Rawangla or Ravongla is a small tourist town with an elevation of 8000 feet located in the South Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim. It is connected by state highway to other major towns in the state and lies between Pelling and Gangtok. It is the starting point for the trek to Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary. It is approximately 65 km from the state capital, Gangtok, and 120 km from Siliguri, West Bengal. The name is derived from the Bhutia language. ‘Ra’ means wild sheep, 'vong' translates to a rearing place, and ‘la’ means a pass.