Pabong

Pabong is an organic village situated at a distance of 34 km from Kalimpong and 70 km from New Jalpaiguri in West Bengal. The picturesque village is home to a little more than 100 families. The main source of livelihood for the inhabitants of Pabong is farming which is done organically. The place is also a bird watcher's paradise. Several bird species of the families - minivet, warbler, thrush, swift etc. are spotted at Pabong. Sometimes deer are also seen in and around the place. Pabong offers mesmerizing views of the snow capped peak of Mt. Kanchenjunga. You can also visit Charkhole, Kalimpong and Lolegaon from Pabong.

How to Reach

Trains are running from Sealdah, Kolkata and Howrah to New Jalpaiguri. Pabong is 70 km from New Jalpaiguri via Kalijhora, Samtahar and Charkhole. Hired cars are available from New Jalpaiguri and Siliguri to reach Pabong.

Accommodation

Pabong Valley Residency. Tariff - Rs. 2000. Tel: 9836077202.

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