20th Mile (sometimes Bish-mile or Bees Mile) is a new offbeat destination in North Bengal near Kalimpong and Darjeeling. This virgin village only for people who loves true nature and nomadic life. 20th Mile village located very nearby of ‘Sillery Ggaon‘, which is well-known tourist destination among tourist.
You can visit 20th Mile from Kalimpong in a day trip, also visit this village and stay here when you are at Sillerigaon. The entire village is a part of Eco-Tourism, pollution free clean village and village huts are made with Mud and clay.
Village Homestay is only mode of accommodation in 20th Mile (Near Kalimpong & Sillery Gaon). Our associate homestay provides comfort and secure accommodation at 20th mile. It's typical village Homestay made with Mud and clay. You will get plenty of open area and planted trees, ornamental plants. You will enjoy the silent no noise pollution only birds chirping. We have 2 large double and a triple bedded room, no hot shower but hot water will be provided in a bucket. You can experience Hermit Lifestyle (self-cook in a kitchen with fire wood, pick fresh vegetable from the garden, collect dry woods from the forest and all) student can also do expedition on village lifestyle).
We also provide tent/camp for large group and adventures tourists, total 5 people can be accommodating in two separate tents. Contact us or send us inquiry for tariff.
Child Policy: Complementary for children under age 12 years.Cancelation Policy: Cancel 10 days before travel is free, less than10 days 50% of total amount will be charged.
Nearest airport is Bagdogra (IXB) and nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP). Direct taxi and cars are available from NJP, Bagdogra and Siliguri to 20th Mile. An exclusive car will cost around Rs.2500 to Rs.3500, depending on car type and season. Entire scenic route from NJP/Siliguri to 20th Mile, goes through Sevoke, Kalijhora and Kalimpong, it may take around 3 hrs. to 3 ½ hrs. to reach.You also can avail shared transportation to 20th Mile from Siliguri. Daily bus service is available from Siliguri to Kalimpong. Shared jeeps are also available from Siliguri to Kalimpong. Then hire a direct car or take another shared jeep to 20th Mile, on Kalimpong – Pedong route.
20th Mile can be visited throughout the year, but it is recommended to avoid rainy season. In winter you will get spectacular view of surrounding, summers are pleasant to beat the heat.