(6300 Ft Above Sea Level)

Sikkim | India
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Ravangala is categorised as Hillside Hamlet

Ravangala Views (Nivalink Trip Dated - 26 March 2010)
Ralong Monastery (Photo Courtesy: dhillan chandramowli)

Reasons to Visit
  • Ravangala is a quiet hillside hamlet at 8000 ft offering views of Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Pandim, Mt. Sinialchu and Mt. Kabru (One gets to view them during Oct- March) on the Gangtok-Gaysiling highway.
  • Ravangala is near Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, which is good for bird watching.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Gangtok (69 kms), Bagdogra (123 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Darjeeling (102 kms), Kurseong (119 kms), Siliguri (119 kms)
  • Ravangala is an Ex-Siliguri Getaway

Ravangala has 2 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup from Bagdogra and Drop to RavangalaRs. 4107
Pickup from Gangtok and Drop to RavangalaRs. 3521

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Destination Ideas

  • Maenam trek

Stay Ideas

  • Mt Narsing Resort getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Ralang Monastery is a Buddhist monastery of the Kagyu sect of Tibetan Buddhism six kilometres from Ravangla. The monastery underwent reconstruction in 1975-1981 and in 1995, a new monastery, known as Palchen Choeling Monastic Institute was built by the 12th Gyaltsab Rinpoche, which retained its Tibetan architecture. Ralang Monastery has an extensive collection of paintings and thangkas.
    Buddhist Monastery, High Altitude Monastery, Tibetan Buddhism
    Yang Yang Monastery is an ancient monatery (1840) situated 10 kms from Ravangala.
    Buddhist Monastery, High Altitude Monastery, Tibetan Buddhism
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Samdruptse near Namchi (13 kms) has worlds highest statue (135 ft) of Buddha (Guru Padmasambhava). Solophok Chardham nearby has how massive statues of Lord Shiva along with a Sikkim version of Chaar Dham. The statues are most imposing and therefore a must visit for any tourists to the area.
    Temple or Holy Place, Monastery
    Lord Shiva, Buddhist Monastery

Destinations within reach from Ravangala

  • Namchi ( 26 Km )

    Namchi is a hillside hamlet commands panoramic view of the snow capped mountains (Oct - March) and more

  • Pelling ( 42 Km )

    Pelling located in West Sikkim (6800 ft) is mainly for Himalayan views and monasteries, most more

  • Biksthang ( 42 Km )

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  • Baiguney ( 44 Km )

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  • Rumtek ( 63 Km )

    Rumtek Monastery (4500 ft) is located 24 km from Gangtok. The monastery is currently the largest more

  • Gangtok ( 69 Km )

    The capital of Sikkim, Gangtok is a popular hill station destination in the East. This small town, more

  • Kalimpong ( 77 Km )

    Kalimpong is about Buddhist Monasteries, Hindu Temples, and Christian Churches. Flowers, Orchids more

  • Mangan ( 81 Km )

    Mangan (4000 ft asl) is the district headquarters of North Sikkim and is base town before reaching more

  • Zuluk ( 105 Km )

    Zuluk is a small village atop a hill in Sikkim that falls on the historic Silk Route from Tibet to more

  • Chalsa ( 132 Km )

    Chalsa in the Doors region (1800 ft) is spread over 130 kms by 40 kms and is known for its tea more

  • Mirik ( 160 Km )

    Mirik is a local getaway ex-siliguri. Set around the Sumendu Lake, the area is surrounded by a more

  • Falakata ( 200 Km )

    Falakata is a tea plantation area and lies in close proximity to Jaldapara and Garumara wildlife more

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
Kewzing12 kms from Ravangala and renowned for Kewzing Monastery and its homestaysGetaway/Experiential/Pilgrimage1
In and aroundIn and around Ravangala within 5 km radiusHoliday/Getaway1
Nearest Airport in Ravangala
  • Pakyong Airport ( PYG ) , Gangtok-69 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Ravangala
  • Darjeeling ( DJ ), Darjeeling-102 Kms
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