Quiet Peaceful offbeat tour in Darjeeling

Destinations:Lake, forest,River valley,tea garden,mountain view, natural and virgin places to visit:

(1) Tabakoshi: A new tourism destination near Mirik approx 5 km tea garden region destination.

Tourism destination promoted since 2014 known as Tabakoshi at an elevation of 3500 ft.from Sea level.It is in village of Jorebunglow Sukhiapokhri Tehsil in Magarjung Tea Garden side .Darjeeling, North Bengal.  covered by seven tea garden in around a Rangbhang river valley

Tourism region: Stay amisd Tea garden in a peace and serenity environment, Activities : bird watching, hiking,tea trail,camping

Tabakoshi river valley

Location: 2 hours travel distance from Darjeeling ,2 hours travel distance from Bagdogra airport or New jalpaiguri railway station/5 km from Mirik,/ 15 km from Lepcha jagat/15 km from Maneybhajyang/13km from Pashupati market(India-Nepal border)./Joere Pokhri(Lake) 13 km.

Number of night stay required: entire region excursion 3 nights/ Normal tour 2 nights/ short visit 1 night.

Accommodation: 7 homestay has come up in around valley / Tent accommodation, jungle camp available.

(2) Latpanchar: / Bird watcher’s paradise a Wild life belt village destination

Destination promoted in tourism map since 1995 , Latpanchar is a relatively new tourist destination located at an altitude of 5000 ft above sea level on the hilly region of Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. It is in the Kurseong division of Darjeeling district. The village is known for its proximity to the core area of the Mahananda wildlife sanctuary .

Rare species Hornbill at Latpanchar

Tourism Region: Wildlife hiking,village tourism in peace and serenity environment.

Location: 52 km /2 hours from Bagdogra or New jalpaiguri station / 86 km/3 hours from Tabakoshi-Mirik/ 2 hours from LepchaJagat/ 5 hours from Sandakphu/ 40 minutes from Kalijhora near siliguri .

No of night stay required: bird watching 4 to 5 nights/ Normal tour 2 nights/short trip 1 night.

Accommodation: 4 homestay has come up for travellers

(3) Sittong :Sittong or Sitong is a village in the Kurseong division of Darjeeling district. It is not a cluster of villages in a large area known locally as Sittong

Tourism region: Famous for Orange Garden, oranges can be seen every where in the month of october to January. Sittong tourism festival is organized in the month of January every year for tourism promotion.

Location : Bagdogra airport or New Jalpaiguri 1:40 hours drive 36 km/ 3 hours from Tabakoshi mirik/ Mungpoo, the cinchona village made famous by Rabindranath Tagore is just 8 km from Sittong. Latpanchar is about 7 km, Chatakpur is about 22 km away and Kurseong is also about 24 km drive. 

Sittong orage valley

Night stay required: entire region excursion 3 nights/ Normal tour 2 nights/ short visit 1 night.

(4) Chatakpur :

Chatakpur is a small village located within Sinchel forest division It has come as new tourist destination as an eco-village tourism since some years ago,.
Location: In an altitude of 7,887 feet / 23 km from Darjeeling/ 42 km from Tabakoshi / 36 km from Mungpoo/ 56 km ,2 hours from Siliguri

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