Mangwa Village, an eco-tourism hut with Kanchenjunga and Teesta View
Teesta on one side and mount Kanchenjunga on the other, right from the campus you can view both. This eco tourism hut with its unique location, warm hospitality and abundant fresh air can really give you a life time experience. A Himalayan small country with terrace farming on both the sides of the road, and bright sunshine filled huts on the top of a ridge gives its inhabitants a heavenly satisfaction. Simple yet fresh organic food prepared out of vegetables plucked right away from the farmland in front will taste much delicious than any renowned metro city restaurant. Happiness is in the air, come here stay a weekend or a long refreshing vacation you will never ever forget this place.
Accommodation: 7 rooms can accommodate up to 21 people
Place Code: BE1776
Check In : 12:00 PM
Check Out : 10:00 AM
Visiting the place from August to November gives you an opportunity to see the oranges hanging in the trees. You are allowed to pick up the oranges that fall off to the ground and savor the natural juices
Meditation amidst the serene hills
Visit the local organic farming on the slope of the hill you can even pluck corn or other vegetables whatever ripen at the time.
Walk along the village trails watching birds and hearing the mooing of cows
Get drowned in their local culture along with delicious food and extremely friendly people.
Take a stroll through the nearby Takling village. There is an old monastery here.
Go for river rafting in the Teesta river
Visit the wonderful Rungli Rungliot Tea Garden in Takdah
Lopchu is another small village and located close by. You can visit the orange juice manufacturing unit here and see how the juice is produced.
Bara Mangwa, where the Darjeeling Blossom Ecotourism Complex has a few other cottages, is located about 12kms from the property.
Tinchuley and Kalimpong are also within short driving distances
If you want to try out white water rafting, go down to Teesta or river Rangeet. There are several tour operators who organize such watersports.
Kalimpong- Cuddled in the far end of the Darjeeling at the foothill of mighty Himalaya is quaint hill station called Kalimpong
Mirik- Surrounded by lush tea garden at an altitude of 1495mt is a sleepy hamlet called Mirik
Changey Falls- Located 14 km from the Lava with a breathtaking view of Mt. Khangchendzongha
Best Time to Visit
If you want to see the orchards full with oranges, the best time to visit property is between October and February. Even otherwise, it’s always a great time to visit this lovely quiet village and enjoy nature. Monsoon time is considered offseason.
How to Reach
Road- The distance from Darjeeling town to the resort is 35kms by road, the fare is INR 2000 (Approx) by car (during high season) and takes about 1.5 hours to reach.
Rail- From NJP station the fare is Rs 2500 (Approx) and takes about 2.5 hours to reach (distance ~70kms). From Gangtok the distance is 62kms.
Air- From Bagdogra Airport to the resort the distance is 70.8Km and takes up to 2Hr 46min. And From Pakyong Airport to the resort the distance is 53Km and takes up to 2Hr 12min.
INR 1650 + 5% GST per day per head including all meals – Standard Rooms
INR 1950 + 5% GST per day per head including all meals – Kanchenjunga View Rooms
Kids between 1 to 5 years are complimentary
Kids between 6 to 9 years will be charged at half price
Kids from 10 years will be charged as an adult
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