Quite adjacent to Darjeeling and nestled amidst the luxuriant alpine forest, Sittong is a newfound offbeat destination in the North Bengal region. A picturesque village, full of serenity and charm, Sitong is truly a piece of paradise. It is nestled in the lap of Himalayan Range and just 33 km away from Darjeeling. Also tagged as the "Orange Village", this offbeat destination with its tea gardens, snow-covered peaks, toy trains, and ancient architectures will surely amaze you and make your trip memorable.
Now if you are planning to visit from Alipurduar to Sittong by hiring a car, you have landed on the exact page you should have been. Get to know about the car fare, sightseeing places and the most reliable car rental agency for Alipurduar to Sittong.
Sittong Church is one of the attractive sites in the village. Once built with bamboo and mud, the church is now transformed into a brick and mortar building. The breathtaking view of the surrounding can truly soothe your mind and spirit.
Built with bamboo and mud in Sittong, there is also a monastery in the village. The scenic view of Kanchenjungha from Sittong Monastery is a worthy sight to witness.
Just 8 km away from Sittong, Mungpoo is another alluring sightseeing place nearby. Enclosed by the lush alpine forest, Mungpoo offers a peaceful ambience to its visitors which are mostly praised by all. The scenic beauty of this hamlet is also praised by the legendary poet Rabindranath Tagore.
Just 25 km driving distance away from Sitong, Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary is the must-visit forest for the nature-loving tourists to watch numerous birds, butterflies and also several unique wild animals.
The distance from Alipurduar to Sittong is approximately 200 km and it takes about 5 hours to cover this journey distance via National Highway 317 and NH 17. This long journey will sure feel short as you would be going through the lush green vegetation and would be witnessing the mesmerizing changing landscapes.
Even though our car can be rented at any time, it is usually recommended to book the vehicle at least one or two weeks ago so that you can get the best deal and quality service. However, Himalayan Wheels' car rental service can be booked even just a day before your journey.
By offering a wide range of vehicles like WagonR, Indica, Alto, Swift, Dzire, Sumo, Bolero, Innova, Xylo, etc. we not just make sure to offer you the best one-way service but also offer a complete taxi rental package for Sitong sightseeing. Now exploring all the sightseeing places in and around the hamlet such as Sittong Church, Mungpoo, Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary is going to be quite fun by taking a smooth ride with our experienced driver.
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