(5500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Sikkim | India
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Rinchenpong is categorised as Hillside Hamlet

Rinchepong Views (Nivalink Trip Dated - 26 March 2010)

Reasons to Visit
  • Rinchenpong is an area in West Sikkim at about 26 kms South of Pelling and offers guests excellent nature centric experience.
  • Rinchenpong Village Resort here is an 40 acre estate of forest is an excellent Ecotourism stay option for any Sikkim itinerary from where guest can explore the area around.
  • Rinchenpong is recommended for guests looking off-beat and experiential stays
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Gangtok (104 kms), Bagdogra (124 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Darjeeling (101 kms), Kurseong (118 kms), Siliguri (118 kms)
  • Rinchenpong is an Ex-Siliguri Getaway

Rinchenpong has 3 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup from Bagdogra and Drop to RinchenpongRs. 5280
Pickup from Gangtok and Drop to RinchenpongRs. 6455

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Stay Ideas

  • Ghonday Resort getaway
  • Rinchepong Village Resort getaway
  • Yungsum Farm experience

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Kaluk Village is a nature centric destination in Sikkim at 26 kms from Pelling and is recognised for Bersay Rhadodendron Sanctuary. There are number of walks / treks around the area and is excellent for anyone looking for an off-beat experience.
    Activity, Adventure
    Trekking, Walking

Destinations within reach from Rinchenpong

  • Biksthang ( 17 Km )

    A short distance from Pelling is the small hamlet of Biksthang which is characterised by calm, more

  • Pelling ( 30 Km )

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

  • Baiguney ( 35 Km )

    Baiguney is home to Zuri, a destination resort and where guests can enjoy luxury resort experience more

  • Namchi ( 53 Km )

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

  • Kalimpong ( 76 Km )

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

  • Rumtek ( 99 Km )

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

  • Gangtok ( 104 Km )

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

  • Mangan ( 115 Km )

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

  • Siliguri ( 118 Km )

    Siliguri is arrival point for accessing Bhutan, Darjeeling, Sikkim and tea plantations around the more

  • Zuluk ( 130 Km )

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

  • Chalsa ( 131 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 ( 205 Km )

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

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Getting There

No Localities defined for Rinchenpong (Localities are defined only for destinations that are large enough and/or have many hotels)

Nearest Airport in Rinchenpong
  • Pakyong Airport ( PYG ) , Gangtok-104 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Rinchenpong
  • Darjeeling ( DJ ), Darjeeling-101 Kms
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