Sited amidst the luxuriant alpine forest, Sittong is a fascinating hamlet one can visit from Darjeeling. A pictorial hamlet, full of serenity and charm, Sitong has a unique charisma which attracts countless nature enthusiasts every year towards it. Approximately 33 km away from Darjeeling, the village is also known as the "Orange Village" because of its vast stretch of orange trees.
Now if you are planning to visit this astonishing hamlet from Darjeeling by hiring a car, you have landed on the exact page you should have been. Get to know about the car fare, sightseeing places to explore and the most reliable car rental agency for Darjeeling to Sittong.
Just 8 km away from Sittong, Mungpoo is a vibrant village nearby. Enclosed by the lush alpine forest, Mungpoo offers a peaceful ambience and a splendid exhibition of nature which was even loved by the iconic Rabindranath Tagore.
Sittong Church is one of the attractive architectures 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 disturbed soul and help you forget all your worries.
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.
Built with bamboo and mud in Sittong, there is also a monastery in the village. The scenic view of Kanchenjunga sittong monastery offers is a worthy sight to witness during your trip from Darjeeling to Sittong.
Surrounded with thick deciduous forest the roads leading towards Darjeeling to Sittong is filled with a pictorial vista of semi-tropical alpine forest offering a visual treat for the tourists. The distance from Darjeeling to Sittong is just 16 km and it takes about 1 hour to cover this journey distance via Lat- Mahaldiram Rd.
Apart from travelling by road, there are no other transportation options available from Darjeeling to Sittong as the distance between them is quite less. There is no airport located in both of these places hence travelling by air can't be possible.
The road is the only way to travel to this alluring hamlet. Shared car or even buses do not run in Darjeeling to Sittong Route. However, private cars are available to hire from any trusted car rental agency at an affordable cab or taxi fare.
Visit all the sightseeing places this fascinating village is equipped with such as Sittong Church, Mangpoo, Sittong Monastery, Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary and many more by taking Himalayan Wheels' Sittong Sightseeing Taxi Rental Package at the pocket-friendly car fare.
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