BARAMANGWA

Baramangwa is small village on the hilly slopes with terraced farming and orange orchards make the place beautiful and eye-catching. Situated at a sub-division of Darjeeling hills. Baramangwa is at an altitude of about 4500 ft. Settled atop Darjeeling Hills towards the western side of the Kalimpong hills in the Teesta Valley, with magnificent view of the confluence of Teesta and Rangeet Rivers on one side and with Kalimpong Hills on the other side. Though Baramangwa a hilly area and the weather here is cool and pleasant, but severe cold do not affect here. From orange orchards to very precious organic medicinal herbs are cultivated at Baramangwa. The locals in habit Baramangwa here are mainly of Nepali, Sherpa, Pradhans and Lepchas. The main source of livelihood of the locals at Baramangwa is cultivation of organic foods (terraced farming) also known as stepped cultivation and homemade pickles. There are small trek routes those emerged from Baramangwa and passes through the orange orchards which are worth enjoying. One can also enjoy the view of Peshoke Tea Estate which is a 3 km trekking from Baramangwa and if one can trek another 4 km you will get down at Teesta bazaar, where river rafting are worth enjoying. During orange ripping season, varieties of Himalayan birds assemble here to get their part. Baramangwa is growing rapidly as a tourist destination along with ChotamangwaTinchuley, and TakdahBaramangwa is within 30-40 minutes from Chotamangwa, and 45 minutes from Tinchuley, so the next time you plan your trip for North Bengal, this circuit of TinchuleyBaramangawa and Chotamangwa within 3 to 4 days tour can be one of the good alternative.

Few Things about Baramangwa: From Baramangwa Kanchenjunga is not visible, but one can have a clear view of the Kalimpong hills on one side and the clear view of flowing Teesta River. Baramangwa is mainly consists of Farmhouses and Cottages. These are the properties of the locals which are run and maintained by the themselves. There is also another accommodation just near the Orange orchards. You can take long nature walks all along the orange orchards or simple gaze at the blue hills all around. You have a lot of opportunities for activities at Bara Mangwa. Trekking and rock climbing are abundant and so is river rafting in the waters of Teesta. You first have to get down at New Jalpaiguri Railway station and then take NH-31A straight to Teesta Bazaar. From here you need to take left after crossing the Teesta Bridge to reach Bara Mangwa village.
While travelling to Baramangwa from NJP one will come across the Sevoke coronation bridge and the Peshoke Tea Estate, lover’s view point. Though hills have its own unique beauty. But among all this, Peshoke Tea Estate and Lover’s view point are worth watching. From lover’s view point, the meeting point of River Teesta and River Rangeet are clearly visible. In this sector “community based Eco – Tourism” has gown which enhances the financial betterment of the locals.

How to Reach: Baramangwa can be reached from New Jalpaiguri via Sevoke and Teesta Bazar which is about 45 km. It takes about 3 hrs journey by car. The last few kilometers are totally isolated. Car bookings are available from NJP station which will take you to Baramangwa or you can also book car from the respective hotels before your journey they will send the car for Pick up. Best time to visit is mid September to Mid June.

BARAMANGWA ORANGE VILLA HOMESTAY

Baramangwa Orange Villa at Baramangwa is another newly built accommodation available for tourists with very well decorated and offers comfortable and home away from home stay. Baramangwa Orange Villa Homestay has only 8 rooms (out of which 7 rooms are triple sharing basis and 1 room is double sharing basis). All rooms offer great views of hills and the valleys of Baramangwa village. Baramangwa Orange Villa Homestay has own sitting arrangements for guests where tourists can sit and relax the day long.  Baramangwa Orange Villa Homestay is located at a very quite place where tourists can listen to cacophony of numerous Himalayan birds, streaming flowing of river Teesta and wind bustling. For tourists those who loves to stay in tranquility and serene place, for them Baramangwa Orange Villa Homestay is  a perfect gateway. Baramangwa Orange Villa Homestay is nestled in the midst of orange orchards.

Amenities available:
All rooms are wooden furnished with attached bathrooms.
Restaurant facility is available along with 24 hrs front desk.
24 hrs running hot and cold water.
Pick up and drop facility available on request (paid service).
Arrangement of short treks and hiking.
Arrangement of Bar-B-Cue and Bonfire on request (paid service).
Local sightseeing arrangements.

Room Tariffs:
Double bed room @ 1650/- per day
Triple bed rooms @ 1800/- per day per room
Food charges @ 600/- per day per person.
Food includes – bed tea, breakfast, lunch, evening tea, snacks and dinner.
Package cost @ 1200/- per day per person (both food and lodging included).

HOW TO BOOK: Call us at 9831311606 , 9830381306, 9830619422 to get the current availability status or use the query form furnished below with all you travel queries and submit, we will call/ contact you directly.
Or, you may also directly book from our Kolkata office at: 8C Shanti Ghosh Street, Kolkata – 700003. Nearest Landmark: Manindra Chandra College and Shyambazar Metro Railway Station (Gate No: 3)