If you want to run away from crowded city life and want to spend few times with true nature, then Borong is best travel destination for you. Borong situated on 5,800 ft. above sea level, a majestic village in south Sikkim, India. So many nature lover travelers are fleeing to Borong from overcrowded Ravangla; distance from Ravangla to Borong is only 17 K.M.
Get a charming view of snowcapped Mt. Kanchenjunga, Pandim, and Narsing from Borong in unclouded day, so many types and colored unknown birds are common in Borong surrounded by lush green jungle and full of green vegetation. Nearby attractions like old and new Ralong monastery, Barmeli Bridge, Vanjan Valley and Fatam village can be viewed in a day trip or in sightseeing near Borong. Another way go downward slop of River Rangit for hot spring, it’s an extra bonus of Borong tour.
Our associate homestay is best accommodation option in Borong, located at Upper Borong, South Sikkim. From here you can get superb view of snowcapped Himalayan ranges within great cultural diversity that features distinctive traditions of the different communities namely the Gurung, Bhutia, Lepcha, Pradhan, Chettri, Rai and Tamang. Currently total Six (6) standard rooms are available for accommodation of 3 people in each room. We offer single, double and triple-sharing room with western toilets and room heater (extra charge if used). All rooms cozy and spacious, also offers breathtaking view of nature. Tariff includes bed tea, breakfast, lunch and dinner (vegetarian & non-vegetarian dishes are available). Number of activities is waiting for you like traditional Sikkimese Hot Stone bath, farming and bonfire (extra cost).
Reviews: We a group of 7 ladies reached Pune today morning at 5 am. Thank you for all you have done for us. Borong homestay was just amazing!! The owner is very kind at guests. He done all the best possible for us. – Shivangi Joshi, Pune, Maharashtra
Nearest airport is Bagdogra airport in west Bengal and nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri or NJP, distance from NJP to Borong 135 K.M. and from bagdogra 137 K.M. Book an exclusive car to Borong is best and simple mode of transportation. The journey time to Borong from Siliguri will take around 5hrs. to 6hrs. depends on road and climate condition and cost around Rs.4,000/.
There is also shared transportations are available, take shared jeep to Namchi from Siliguri cost around Rs.200, then another jeep to Ravangla cost around Rs.100 and last take another jeep to Borong. Bus can be availed from Siliguri to Ravangla, then hire a car to Borong, because no shared jeep available in afternoon and evening.
February and March is good time to visit Borong, but Borong can be visited throughout the year, if you like green valleys with lush green vegetation then visit Borong in monsoon. February is festival month for this region.