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Tinchuley, Darjeeling Himalaya

Tinchuley, Darjeeling Himalaya

Tinchuley/Tinchulley, Darjeeling Himalaya – nestled in the cosy lap of the idyllic Himalayan village, near Darjeeling, at an altitude of 5,800ft, and just 3kms above Takdah. Tinchulley is famous for homestay in village tourism concept. The word Tinchuley stands for three chullas (chulla means oven). Because of the three prominent …

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Lepchajagat, Darjeeling Himalaya

Lepchajagat, Darjeeling Himalaya

Lepchajagat is a small village located in wilderness of Sukhipokhri on the Ghoom-Mirik road. Although it’s quite close to Darjeeling city and takes only about 50 minutes by taxi, it has a world of its own. Lepchajagat is Located on a hill slope. This beautiful village is decorated with pine, …

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Borong

Borong

Borong is known for its beautiful landscape and magnificent view is also host to the hot spring, ‘Borong TsaChu’. The trek trail, originating from Namchi or Damthang to Tendong – Ravangla -Menam – Borong (5-6 days) is one of the most interesting trials scaling all the hill tops along the …

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Youksum

Youksum

Yuksom or Yuksum is a historical town in Geyzing subdivision of West Sikkim district in the Northeast Indian state of Sikkim. It was the first capital of Sikkim established in 1642 AD by Phuntsog Namgyal who was the first Chogyal (temporal and religious king) of Sikkim. The coronation site of the …

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Rinchenpong

Rinchenpong is a heaven of the nature & mountain lovers. At an altitude of about 5576ft, Rinchenpong is the latest addition to the tourist map of West Sikkim. The place has a magnificent command over the mountain views, sunsets and rise, flora and fauna, village tourism, historical sites and heritage …

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