Nov 24 2019
Kalimpong is one of the most tourist destination in north Bengal, day by day Kalimpong gaining more popularity for its unique flavour of attraction. There are number of point of interest like monastery, golf course, mountain view points, cactus nurseries etc, but today we will list top five villages or eco-tourism destination nearby Kalimpong. Now days the Kalimpong town became very congested and overcrowded as being district headquarters, even you will not be able to find any to park your vehicle.
See below listed top 5 offbeat travel destinations or village tourism destinations near Kalimpong, also we will list accommodation options like homestay, farm stay etc.
Charkhole or Charkhol is a small village near Kalimpong, just heaven on the earth. Charkhole situated on 5,500 ft. above sea level and distance from Lolegaon is just 15 K.M. and just 40 K.M. from Lava (Labha). This Lepcha village is surrounded by dense forest of Pine, Sal, Oak, cypress tree and snowcapped peaks of Mt. Kanchenjunga. A splendor view of Mt. Kanchenjunga is available from this tiny village, although Mt. Everest is also visible on Clear and cloudless day. Charkhole is paradise for bird lovers and butterfly lovers, different types of birds like blue fronted redstart, Ashy Prinia, green-backed tit Indian robin etc are common here for throughout the year. The hill mynas are roams around Charkhole in the month of August to end of September.
Accommodation in Charkhole
Our associate Charkhole Tamang Homestay is one of the best and homely atmosphere accommodation at Charkhol Goan, Kalimpong. Currently we have total 3 number of rooms/huts with all modern facilities. Among three rooms two rooms are triple bedded and another one is four bedded family room. All rooms are spacious and have good view over valley and mount Kanchenjunga.
Charkhole Tamang Homestay booking number: 79081 12610
Daragaon Upper Icchey
Accommodation in Daragaon
Only and the best accommodations in Daragaon is homestay, local people has started bed & breakfast service with mission of promoting village tourism and Gorkha hospitality. Our associate Homestay provides cozy and hygienic accommodation with food. Currently we have total five numbers of room, all rooms are spacious with western bath and geyser. You can get superb nature view along with mount Kanchanjnagha from homestay. The host is very friendly and jolly person, he also can guide you for local sightseeing and tours. Accommodation and food is best with attached western bath and hot water facility. Tariff starts from Rs.1,200 per head per day with all food (Breakfast to Dinner).
Kaffer Gaon or Kafer village
Kaffer Village Homestay