Rinchenpong (5576 ft) is another addition to the tourist map of West Sikkim.
The upcoming tourist spot has a fascinating view of the Himalaya and wonderful sunrise and sunset. The place is also rich in plantation andflora & funa. Apart from the natural beauty of the surroundings, the place is also quite significant from historical point of view.
3 kms From Rinchenpong Kaluk is famous for 180 digree magnificent view of the Himalyan range which includes towering Mt Kanchenjunga, Pandim south, Kabru, Ranthoung, Koktang, Kumbha karna etc. You can pass one or two days in the middle of the beauty of nature.
The Rhododendron sanctuary near Rinchenpong also attracts a number of tourists especially during the summer month of April when the flowers are in full bloom.
Adventure Sports : Trekking, mountaineering, rafting and yak safari.
The closest Indian Airport is at Bagdogra, 99 kms from here, Gangtok is 3.5 hours.RAIL
The closest Railhead is at New Jalpaiguri and Siliguri which are connected to Calcutta, New Delhi Guwahati and other major Indian cities.ROAD
The Place is at a distance of 99 kms from Siliguri 133 kms from Gangtok. The resort is at a distance of 40 km from Pelling and 69 km from Darjeeling.