Sandakphu is the highest peak of West Bengal. It is located on the Indo-Nepal border. The trek will take you to an amazing journey of the Singalila Ridge in Darjeeling district. Four out of five highest peaks in the world are visible from this place.
Best time to visit
The best period to visit Sandakphu is between October and November because of the clear visibility of sky to witness the mountain peaks.
How to reach Sandakphu ?
First, you have to reach Manebhanjan. From New Jalpaiguri(NJP) station, it will take around to reach this destination by taxi. From Manebhanjan, you need to book a four wheeler to reach Sandakphu.
Attractions & Activities
Sandakphu is the highest peak in West Bengal. Sandakphu, which is situated at a height of 3636 metres from the sea level is a sight to behold for the visitors. The Teesta river is also visible from here, and it offers river rafting to the visitors. Here you will get to see rhododendron and silver fir forests.
Apart from river rafting, the Sandakphu range is famous for providing trekking services. The trekkers get to witness the most mesmerizing views after getting to the higher points.