‘Once a year, you should go somewhere in the world you have never been before.’
Rongli- ‘Quaint paradise of East Sikkim’
Decked in lush greenery landscapes and hilly terrain, Rongli is probably one of the most iconic tourist destinations of East Sikkim. The river Rongpo divides the village from the middle, creating natural walkways by its beautiful sides to reach its nearby destinations. You can just take a leisurely stroll across the lush green hilly trails to enjoy the eternity of natural selections.
How to go to Rongli?
Nearest Airports- Bagdogra Airport & Pakyong Airport
Nearest Railhead-New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) is the nearest railhead. After reaching, you can opt for car rental services from NJP to Gangtok and then Rongli for a convenient journey.
The distance from NJP to Gangtok- 119km
The distance from Gangtok to Rongli-73km
Do You Know Enough About Rongli?
No! We will help you to know all about Rongli by giving detailed information which is described below-
Climate: Summer 10°-20° C, winter 5°-15° C
Nearby Petrol Pumps: IBM Petrol Pump and Indian Oil Petrol Pump
Card Payment & ATM: Only one ATM is available in Rongli. All credit card and debit card are acceptable in Rongli.
Clothing: It is advisable to carry warm woolen clothes, woolen mittens, gloves, cap etc. during winter.
Accommodations: Mangaldeep Resort, Smriti Homestay, Manasrover Homestay, Smiriti homestay etc.
Sightseeing places to explore: On the way to Rongli, there are some lavishing spots include-
- Keukhola water Falls
- Ghambari falls
- Rongli market
Are you thinking of a perfect 3 day trip to Rongli? Here, we present an itinerary which you might choose for your next vacation.
Trip itinerary Highlights For 3 days!!
Have a look at below-
Day-1: Arrival at Bagdogra Airport or NJP and drive to Rongli for exploring its beauty.
Day-2: Trip to Zuluk and Padamchen from Rongli for a charismatic view.
The distance from Rongli to Zuluk- 30km
The distance from Rongli to Padamchen- 57.4km
Day-3: Tour to Kalimpong and then drop in the Bagdogra Airport or NJP for an onward journey to home.
The distance from Rongli to Kalimpong- 57.5km
We hope that your trip to Rongli gives you beautiful memories and encourages you to visit in over and over again.
Q. Which are other sightseeing places in East Sikkim?
A. The other eye-catching places in East Sikkim are Tsomgo Lake, Baba Mandir, Nathula Pass, Jelepla Pass, Kupup Lake, Nathang Valley etc.
Q. Does any permission needed to enter Zuluk?
A. Yes, you need an entry permit which is either issued from Gangtok or Rongli to enter Zuluk.