To get relief from the stress of life, tourists nowadays seek a tranquil place where they can refresh their mind and soul. Nimbong is one such place situated in Kalimpong block of Darjeeling district. Nestled in the laps of the mighty Himalayas, Nimbong is a completely unexplored and virgin hamlet surrounded by lush greenery, serene landscapes and immense natural beauty. The peaceful ambience of the village makes it an ideal place away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
At Nimbong, the attractions of nature look limitless as you can spend time listening to the chirping of birds, take a leisurely walk down the roads or enjoy a magnificent sunrise while sipping a cup of tea. Moreover, adventure seekers do not get disappointed here too as it offers trekking opportunities for adventure lovers.
Being far away from the bustling crowd, Nimbong offers an unmatched serenity to enjoy. There are also many worth mentioning attractions to witness. Here are some of them as mentioned below.
Nimbong is an ideal holiday destination when it comes about providing a tranquil atmosphere to its visitors. After reaching this heavenly abode, here are the activities you can do.
Reaching Nimbong is not a hard task as trains are available from any major cities of West Bengal to New Jalpaiguri. After reaching NJP, all you have to do is just hire a car. Siliguri is just about 78 km away from Nimbong and cars are available from here too. Bagdogra is one and the only airport near this hamlet and one can easily hire a car from here too.
You will be surprised to know that Nimbong, even though an offbeat destination offers top-notch accommodation will all the modern facilities. There are tourist's lodges, resorts and homestays. With North Bengal Tourism's Darjeeling Kalimpong Tour Packages, you can quite comfortably arrange accommodation here.
Being a hilly terrain, the weather of Nimbong stays cool but quite charming and bearable. Snowfall does not usually happen here and the sky remains clears during most of the months in a year. Travels can visit this hamlet at any time of the year except the season of Monsoon as the roads get muddy and landslide can also occur at any time.
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