Ravangla (2440m) is located on the ridge separating the Teesta valley from the Rangit valley Ravangla is South Sikkim’s latest tourist attraction. Obviously the prime attraction of Ravangla is the unobstructed views of the snow peaks. Ravangla offers breath taking views of Kanchanjungha along with its sister peaks of Pandim, Kabru, Sinialchu and many others. Ravangla is located at the foot of Menam hill, housing a small hermitage.
to reach Ravangla
Ravangla is well connected to Siligur (5 hrs aprox), although direct jeeps are difficult but break journey is possible at Jorethang or Singtam. Ravangla is also connected with other tourist spot of Sikkim, like Gantok (2hrs aprox) and Pelling (3hrs aprox).
to see in Ravangla
Although the town of Ravangla offers great views of snow peaks, but the peaks are best viewed from Reyong Sunrise Point (8 km).
Tea Garden: Located 16 Km
South East from Ravangla lies the Temi
Monasteries: Located 13
km north of Ravangla lies
of Ralang, housing two monasteries.
Hotspring: Located 7 km
north of Ralang lies the hot spring of
A beautiful village located east of
Ravangla, it houses several monasteries
including Mangbrue Monastery.
offers some easy day treks ideal for first time
A dead volcano overlooking
of Damathang (12Km south of Ravangla) Tandong offers
similar views. The short trek of 7 km (two way) is
ideal for the first time trekkers.
A 12 km (two way) trek to the top of Menam Hill
(3300m) is a regarding experience. It not only offers
a great panorama of snow peaks but also a great view
of the Teesta & Rangit Valley extending all the
way to the Ganges plain.
to Stay & Tariff
Type: Standard (CP)
Rate Rs1,300 + 10% Service Charge