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Address: Kalimpong | Samsing Fari,, Darjeeling 735223, India
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+91 94344 10991

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Full of greenery and helps you relieve the nature..

It's not very far from Samsing..The place is full of fresh air, greenery and apt for a nature lover..The scenic view is out of the world and needless to say, it can easily be an... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Avik S
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not very far from Samsing..The place is full of fresh air, greenery and apt for a nature lover..The scenic view is out of the world and needless to say, it can easily be an ideal holiday destination for a family..The forest dept. guest house is an ideal place to stay over there even though the overall maintenance of the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heard a lot about the scenic beauty and tranquil atmosphere of the place, but was immensely after going there. The place has a small wooden hanging bridge overlying a narrow stream. Full of boulders everywhere, where tourists are struggling their best to take some snaps as souvenirs. The WBFDC Tourist lodge located there looks nice from outside, but terribly ill-managed... More 

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Thank drkaushikmandal
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Great location of the wbfdc lodge...just appropriate for adventure loving group to enjoy the tranquil of mountain and river...

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Thank debmalyaaaboo
Kolkata, India
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

Suntalekhola is a tourist spot in the Darjeeling District of West Bengal. The altitude of the place is about 650 to 950 m. It gets it name from a small stream: Suntaley Khola. In Nepali, Suntaley means orange and khola means stream. There are WBFDC cottages for the tourists to stay. Several trek routes originate from Suntalekhola, most of which... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

The cottages are located in absolute peaceful and beautiful location amidst jungle, hills and rivulets. The highlight of this place is the hanging bridge across the waterfalls. Once you enter the property, it is an absolute visual delight with so many varieties of flowers and plants. Absolute bliss for one day !!! Negative : (-) Cottages need maintenance. Our cottage... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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47 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This place is at the end of a long and winding road amidst not so dense forest and can be reached after crossing a s small stream of cool fresh water via a cable bridge. The place is surrounded by hills and since we went during the monsoons they were all covered with clouds giving a very romantic touch to... More 

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1 Thank AnkurPriyadarshan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

If you are a nature lover, welcome to nature resorts.. You will be truly immersed in its lush green beauty, but when it comes to maintenance, not quite good. No ceiling FAN in rooms and canteen.. 1 pedestal in each room.so better not choose this destination in summer.2 single cots with 2 single mosquito nets in each room.. So its... More 

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Thank Bahni C
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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46 reviews
32 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

Not so far from Samsing, Suntalekhola is located at a picturesque location, is ideal for a weekend break. The guesthouse from forest dept offers best location.

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Gurgaon, India
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82 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016

My first suggestion is to remove your “luxury tourist” hat before stepping into the Forest Rest house – yes, although it is called a “Nature Resort”, this is no more than a Forest Rest House. Located in the deepest lap of Suntalaykhola – a mountainous stream or rivulet, you’ll find yourself surrounded by hills and gulped by deep thickets of... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

This is another hidden gem at Doors. Some may say it's just a stream passing by but the place is very beautiful for those who love nature and love to be in a serene place away from the crowd. You can just spend hours sitting by the stream or even follow the stream for some distance (one has to be... More 

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