Enjoy a country stay in a small village of Kalimpong amidst wild flowers, bird’s chirping with fun in swimming pool, hammock and good food
Kanke Bong- A very tiny and cosy village located in Kalimpong known as Kanke Bong. Tt comes under the district of Darjeeling, West Bengal. Located at a distance of 7.6 km away from sub-district Kalimpong. In North Bengal, Kanke Bong is famous for its beautiful green nature and peaceful environment. The village is located near to the Sikkim state border. Kalimpong is the nearest city. Time of sunrise varies in Kanke Bong 24 minute less from IST. The driving side of vehicle is left. Village s recognised for its open space and greenery. A must visit for nature and peace lover.
The homestay located there is quite different from others. The homestay looks like tiny huts. Though they are very comfortable and relaxing. Ambience around the homestay is soothing and full of harmony. People can also celebrate their birthdays and anniversaries as the homestay have its own open spaces.
Accommodation- There is no specific kind of rooms. All rooms are similar to each other. They are mainly huts. Total Number of Cottages: 3 Cottage (Max 9 Heads can be accommodate). The food and hospitality are like five stars. Staffs and workers are very friendly and helpful. They treat their guest like family. Cabs are available in the homestay itself. 24/7 service is provided by the management of homestay, no particular time.
Check in 12 Noon
Check out 11 AM
There are lots of places to visit from Kanke Bong. Darjeeling should be visited for activities like rock climbing, Rappelling and Tyrolean. Kalimpong famous for its hills and flora fauna is a place ought to visit. Kaffir forest full of green is a blessing of mother nature. Lolegaon 11km away from the village is best for sightseeing and fresh ambience. Tagore hill lying at an altitude of 2590m is a prominent spot for the view of the peak of Kanchenjunga
The tiny little village is the best spot for distressed soul and mind. View of daunting hills of surrounded area is eye-catching. Different varieties of Himalayan birds with vibrant colours can be seen in the hills. There are some temples like Sai mandir, Ganesh mandir. These religious places can be a calming place for visitors. A spending view of sunrise over the hills and crimson sunset is worth investing time. Forest area can also be great pace for evening walk and fireplace.
How to reach
Darjeeling railway station is the nearest one almost 22km away from Kanke Bong. Domjur is the second nearest station around 25km far from the village. The nearest airport is Bagdora 49km far from the town. Road can be the best option for the people who enjoys sightseeing. Cabs and cars are available from Kalimpong and Darjeeling too. Distance between Kanke Bong to Darjeeling is 64km.
Best time to visit
Summer is the best time to visit Kanke Bong, Kashmahal. Month of march and April can be the best time for visitors. February experiences the maximum and minimum temperature (15-32) degree. Monsoons can be avoided because due to dense forest and open space the area gets to muddy and humid.
INR 1550 + 5% GST per day per head (including stay with breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
Children below 5 years are complimentary.
For Kids from 5-10 years age charge will be half.
Above 10 years it will be full charge.