Jhandi is a picturesque valley located in Gorubathan
Jhandi is a small rural village situated at the height of 6205 feet’s under Gorubathan Block of Kalimpong District West Bengal.It is around 9 kilometres from Lava on the way to Gorubathan with a panoramic view of the Mahananda River valley and Mt. Kanchenjungha. It is an area of extensive tea plantations and forests. For those interested in exploring a new untouched destination in North Bengal, Jhandi could be the ideal choice.
It is rich in lush, tropical evergreen trees, Sal and Pine forests, which are home to some of India’s rarest Himalayan flora and fauna. With its excellent climate, rare flora and fauna and picture-perfect setting, Jhandi should definitely be on the travel plan of all tourists.
Nearby Attractions of Jhandi:
As Jhandi is situated near to Gorubathan, guests staying at Jhandi can easily travel to the lush, tropical evergreen forests of the western Dooars region like Gorumara and Chapramari. The Lava Buddhist Monastery just 09 kilometres away.
Below himalayan villages can be visited from Jhandi
How to reach Jhandi:
Visitors may travel from Siliguri, and take the winding road through the Mahananda forest, and travel up to Sevoke. After crossing Sevoke, you can continue over the Coronation Bridge and continue straight.
It takes approximately 1.5 hours to reach Jhandi from the New Mal Railway Station. You can also reach Jhandi from Kalimpong via Lava. Jhandi is around 32 kilometers from Malbazar and 87 kilometers distance from Siliguri.
- NEW MAL TO JHANDI – 32 KM
- NJP TO JHANDI – 89 KM
- JHANDI TO LAVA – 14 KM
- JHANDI TO CHHENGFALL VIA KOLAKHAM – 30 KM
- JHANDI TO KALIMPONG – 48 KM
- JHANDI TO RONGLI – 69 KM
- JHANDI TO BAGDOGRA – 91 KM
Cost INR 1650 + 5% GST per day per head including all meals.
Child Policy: Kids between 1 to 5 years are complimentary, Kids between 6 to 9 years will be charged at half price and Kids form 10 years will be charged as an adult.