Palmajua (পাল মাজুয়া) is a hidden Himalayan village located at an altitude of 7300
ft. above sea level and about village is 130 km from Siliguri. This is a halting
place for trekkers and for those, who seek for a place in Himalaya which offers
peace and calm beautiful forested land and breathtaking views of the snowcapped
peaks. From Manebhanjan, Palmajua is another 25kms and takes about 1 hour by car.
Actually Palmajua lies in the fringe of the well known Singalila National Park
which is the home to amazing animals like Red Panda, Pangolins and lot more, and
close to 50 species of birds like Grey headed Canary Flycatcher, Blue capped
Rock Thrush (female) Blue Whistling Thrush, yellow napped woodpecker. Someone may
Majua, Srikhola from here.
Cottage after renovation
Our associate accommodation is located in the fringes of the Singalila
National Park lays the lodge which is spread across 9 acres of lush forests
with no hustle and bustle. The lodge looks out to a spectacular view of Rimbick
and the Singalila National Park. The rooms are fully furnished and a few of the
rooms have fireplaces to keep u warm during the winters. We have an organic
kitchen garden to supplement the requirements of the lodge. It is a haven for
bird watchers because there are 169 species found in the area and it is rich in
mammalian species too, including the Red Panda.
Nearest airport is Bagdogra (IXB) and railway station is New Jalpaiguri
(NJP), direct taxi/car available from airport, NJP and Siliguri. This village
is located 135 km away from Siliguri through Pankhabari, Sonada and Ghoom. Palmajua
is 32 km from Manebhanjan and 12 km from Dhotre. You also can reach
Palmajua from Darjeeling and distance about 50 kms through Bijanbari. Keep in
mind when hiring any car about road condition, it’s advisable to hire only big
cars (Jeep, Sumo, Bolero etc).
Throughout the year