Sitong is a picturesque hill hamlet situated in the foothills of Darjeeling Himalayas. During the months of October to December, this village transforms into an 'orange village'. The hamlet of Sitong is mostly inhabited by the Lepchas. A number of trekking routes start from Sitong. You can visit Mongpu Bungalow by car. The houses on terraced slopes and orange orchards make Sitong an ideal place to spend time with nature. You may also visit the church on the hill top.


How to Reach

Trains are running from Sealdah and Kolkata station to New Jalpaiguri. Auto rickshaws ply from New Jalpaiguri to Siliguri. The best route to reach Sitong from Siliguri is via Mongpu-Surel-Labda. Buses are available from Siliguri to reach Mongpu. One has to travel the rest of the way to Sitong by car.


The charges for food and lodging at Sitong is Rs. 1500 per head.
For booking contact:
Wind Oz. Tel: 0353-2520492, 9434072552.

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