Major Airports: Bagdogra Airport (Domestic) Best time: October to May
First captivating attraction of this place, is a full narrow jungle path across the mountain ranges, covering the mesmerizing nature’s bounty along with it’s a perfect site for Bird watching. Surrounded with this beauty, Mankhim hilltop covers the maximum region of Mount Kanchenjunga, where adventure seekers found heart throbbing trekking sites, and hill climbing.
For those who love to capture the nature’s beauty are welcomed by the pristine, lush green plains and crystal clear blue skies, where can organize picnics or spend some leisure time .
Also as for sight seeing, one can visit an unexplored evergreen Nursery and Ram Gauri Sangrahalaya, which is a small nursery and a museum respectively, where some can spot the fantastic collection of a multiplicity of flowers and herbs, driftwoods, etc. Or for pilgrims, its ideal to visit Aritar Monastery, which has a vast array of remarkable painted murals, rare manuscripts and Buddhist artefacts.
For explorers, you can make your journey more thrilling by hiring vehicles from Siliguri to reach the distance within 5 hours, or you can have a second option, from Gangtok it took barely 3 hours to reach Mankhim. Well connected from both air and road, this place is feasible for all kind of travellers.