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TRAVEL IN PEDONG SHOW MAP

Pedong around is a picturesque hamlet surrounded by pine forests. Pedong commands magnificent views of the snow ranges of Mount Kanchenjunga. It falls on the ancient Silk Route that connected Tibet with India through the Jelep La Pass A 300 year old ruin hidden by dense forest at Damsangudi still holds memories of the reigns of the Lepcha kindom. 

Pedong lies 20 km east of Kalimpong on the way to Lava at an altitude of 1,240 metres (4.071 feet). The town, which is located on a ridge and known for view of the Kanchenjunga and the Eastern Himalayan mountains.

The Teesta flows for almost the entire length of the journey from New Jalpaiguri to Pedong. Pedong is also rich in avifauna. Various species of Himalayan and lowland birds can be seen around Pedong.

MUST SEE IN PEDONG

Dmsang Fort:

Within a 15 min walking distance from Pedong the Damsang Dzong was built in the year 1690 to stem any aggression by the troops of the East India Co. and other hostile tribes as well. The fort is in ruins after the Anglo-Bhutanese war of 1864. Apart from the Mystic and Historic Interests one is also treated to a magnificent view of the Himalayas and lush green valleys as this Dzong was built at a vantag point for the Purpose of Administration purpose.

Cross Hill:

It is a place of Pilgrimage for the Christian Community this cross was placed as a landmark by father Augustine Desgodins in the year 1882 when he was going into Tibet thru the Nathula Pass for the Preachmg of Chritanity.

Tin Chuley View Point:

A short 900m walk will take one to the Tin Chuley Hill. There are lovely views of Kashyone village, thick wooded forests, terraced fields brimming with green paddy. The Jelep...

MUST DO IN PEDONG

Nature Walks, Treks, Fishing, River Picnicking, Rock Climbing, Bird watching, Camping etc.

REACH PEDONG
AIR

Nearest Airport is Bagdogra

RAIL

The nearest railhead is New Jalpaiguri. You can hire a car from NJP or Bagdogra. Pedong is 97km from NJP via Kalimpong.

ROAD

You can hire a car from NJP or Bagdogra. Pedong is 97 km from NJP via Kalimpong.

20 km from Kalimpong.

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