Kewzing | Village

Kewzing a beautiful pictured Bhutia village in West Sikkim, India, distance 8 K.M from Ravangla or Rabangla and 126 K.M from Bagdogra airport, situated at 4,600 ft. above sea level, surrounded by Mount Narshing and Mount Kabru. Kewzing a hilly village in lap of nature and Great Himalaya, this village is living place of 35 to 40 Bhutia families.

More than half of total types birds are found in Sikkim are seen from Kewzing, this is one of the best birding destinations in West Sikkim. The two main tourist attraction of Kewzing is Rangit Water World and Maenam Wild Life Sanctuary. If you are adventurist then you can go for river rafting at Rangit Water World, also picnic and boating near Rangit Dam can be good option.

Ralong Monastery, Tibetan Carpet Center and Roang Sunrise Point can be visited from Kewzing, also Tashiding at South-Western, Mangbru and Pemiyanchi in West, Ralong Monastery at South-East and Doling in east of Kewzing.

Accommodation in Kewzing

Kewzing Village Home Stay: This homestay located very near of Kewzing bazaar on the way to Legship in excellent location. They provide three double bedded separate cottages just next of homestay owner’s room. The home cooked food is good and the rooms are clean with great views.

Bon Farmhouse: If you want to enjoy the comforts of a homely environment and all meals are prepared from freshly grown organic vegetables, then come to Bon Farm house. The Farmhouse located bellow Kewzing monastery and has an area of four acres of cultivated fields, tea gardens and six acres of lush green cardamom forest surrounding the Farmhouse making your stay relaxing.

How to Reach Kewzing

Kewzing can be reached from Ravangla and Gangtok, distance from gantok to Kewzing is 76 K.M, from Bagdogra 127 K.M. Distance from NJP (New Jalpaiguri Railway Station) is 125 K.M. 

          Take prepaid car form airport or NJP to Kewzing, or directly reach Ravangla from Siliguri (Gateway to Eastern Himalaya) then take shared jeep to Kewzing (distance 8 K.M.), cost would be around Rs.80/ to  Rs.120.

Best Season to Visit Kewzing

Throughout the year, avoid during monsoon, temperature goes down 4 degree Celsius to -17 degree Celsius in winter (Dec- Feb), chances of rain is very less.  In summer temperature goes between 1 degree Celsius to 13 degree Celsius (March – Aug), most rainy time is June to Aug.

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