Sikkim has many attractive places to offer for the thirsty nature lovers and Pelling is one of them. It is a small beautiful town, situated amidst the dense forest of pine trees in the West Sikkim. Nestled at an altitude of 2100 meters, it is a blessing of nature. The interest of tourists to visit the town is increasing day by day. As a result, many new hotels are being constructed and new roads are being made too. If you are planning to visit Sikkim from NJP, Pelling should be in your must-visit list.
Pelling does not lack when it comes to attractive places. There are many scenic places present to attract tourists. Sangachoeling Monastery is the best one where you can come closer to spirituality and get a chance to know Buddhism. This ancient monastery was built in the 17th century where many Buddhists or even many travelers seek blessings. Witness the charm of a breathtaking waterfall named Changey Fall and get amazed by watching it, coming out from a dense forest. The height of the waterfall is 300m and it exactly looks like a white line. Explore the other decade-old monasteries like Pemayangtse Monastery, Dubdi Monastery, and Tashiding Monastery and be amazed by seeing their style of construction. Visit one of the most beautiful waterfalls of Sikkim, Kanchenjunga Fall and explore the astonishing beauty of it. Get closer to nature, by walking on the rocky path leading to the fall. Khecheopalri Lake is a beautiful place where Tranquility And Divinity Blend. A serene and scenic attraction of Pelling, Kecheopalri Lake is the prime example where beauty and religious belief meet.
Now maybe you are craving to visit this picturesque town as soon as possible. Please keep patience, as we are now going to discuss the medium needed to go there.
The direct bus service is not available from NJP to Pelling and this could be a problem for someone who prefers the bus instead of cab or taxi. The shared vehicle is not available too. As a result, you have to come to Siliguri first then board a bus or shared vehicle to Jorethang and from there you have to go to Pelling by car. The journey is full of hassles and one might get exhausted. And that is why with Himalayan Wheels car rental service, you can easily rent a car from NJP to Pelling at a reasonable price.
Pelling does not lack any beautiful place but a rail station. The nearest rail station is New Jalpaiguri Junction at a distance of 137 km. As you can see, traveling from NJP to Pelling by train is impossible. This can be a huge drawback for someone who always prefers the train journey.
The nearest airport of Pelling is Bagdogra and the distance between Bagdogra to Pelling is approximately 140 km. Due to the lack of an airport, Pelling can't be reached by air.
As you can see, visiting this magnificent town of West Sikkim is not an easy job. You have to bear all the troubles in order to enjoy the beauty of nature it offers. Whether you try to visit it by road, by air or by train, the journey is not going to be smooth. And this is why we are offering a convenient car rental service to you from NJP to Pelling. The process of booking our car is completely hassle-free and we are just one phone call away from you. You can even pre-book our car while returning and we assure you that your journey with us will be safe and comfortable.