Pokhriabong is a small village in Darjeeling district, West Bengal, India. Pokriabong is lying beside Turzum Tea Estate, which produces one of the first flush Darjeeling Tea. The greenness, misty and foggy weather of Pokhriabong will surely cherish during your stay at this small village. Pokhriabong is considered as one of the very off- bit destination situated at Jorebungalow – Sukhiapokhri block in Darjeeling district. Pokhriabong lies within the picturesque ambiance of Turzom Tea Estate bypassing small hilly terrains, lush green tea gardens, mountain valleys and waterfalls. Pokhriabong is an ideal gateway for a peaceful stay far away from madding crowd of city life for 2 – 3 days. Tourists visiting Pokhriabong can indulge themselves in short village walks or one can also involve learning the process of organic farming as it very common in this region. The misty and smoggy weather along with calm and quite atmosphere and lazy trails along the tea gardens is a perfect and ideal destination for nature lovers. Pokhriabong is very well connected with motor –able road via Tabakoshi. From Siliguri via Mirik and Sukhiapokhri at a distance of about 68 kms is Pokhriabong and 85 km via Kurseong. From Siliguri via Mirik it takes around 3.30 hours to reach Pokhriabong. Darjeeling is about 28 km from Pokhriabong. The locals of Pokhriabong are mainly Buddhists and Hindus. Though Nepali is the common language here but the locals are also fluent in Hindi and English. The main source of livelihood of the locals of Pokhriabong is organic farming along with tourism and tea production those also adds to their mainstream economy. From Pokhriabong on a day tour one can visit the nearest spots like Tabakoshi lies near Rangbhang River and surrounded by Gopaldhara Tea estate, Sukhiapokhri, Pashupati Market, Mirik and Kurseong. The route to Pokhriabong from Mirik is guarded with wide varieties of wild floras. For birdwatchers Pokhriabong can also be an ideal location.

How to Reach:
Pokhriabong is well connected with NJP railway station the nearest rail head and Bagdogra the nearest Airport. NJP is about 68 km from Pokhriabong. Jeeps and cars are easily available from both Bagdogra Airport and NJP railway station as Pokhriabong is a full motor – able road. There are 2 different ways to reach Pokhriabong. One is via Mirik and Sukhiapokhri and another is through Kurseong, Ghoom and Sukhiapokhri. But tourists are required to avail 8 seated cars to reach Pokhriabong.

Best Time to Visit:
Though Pokhriabong –can be visited throughout the year but it is advised to avoid the heavy monsoon. Best part of the year is October to December. January and February remains very cold, but tourists those who likes the misty and smoggy weather they can avail the January and February. March to mid June is also very ideal for visiting Pokhriabong.


Dipali Homestay at Pokhriabong, is a small yet beautifully and well decorated homestay run by one of the local residents of that place. The rooms of Dipali Homestay are cozy, well decorated, wooden furnished with attached bath, LED T.V. Dipali Homestay lies at a quiet peaceful place surrounded by greenness on all sides as far as one can see. Foods are locally made and produced in their own organic farm. Dipali Homestay has a cozy lounge, a fire place and long veranda where you can and spend your day watching and enjoying the natural beauty of the place. The host of the Dipali Homestay and their warm welcoming nature will really call you to visit the place more than once.

Room Types and Amenities:
2 single bed rooms with two separate bed along with attached bathroom and geyser.
2 double bed rooms with attached bathroom and geyser facilities.
Four bed rooms are equipped with attached bathrooms, geyser facility and LED T.V.
A common hall with fireplace where tourists can sit and relax.
Guests are served with local Gurkha cuisine prepared from garden fresh vegetables and local chicken.
Pure Darjeeling Organic bed tea in the morning.

Double bed room @ 1500/-
Four bed room @ 1800/-
Service charge @ 10% on the above room tariffs.
Food cost @ 650/- per day per pax.
Package cost @ 1650/- per day per person (includes both food and lodging).
Food includes bed tea, breakfast, lunch, evening tea, snacks and dinner.

HOW TO BOOK: Call us at 9831311606 , 9830381306, 9830619422, 9830387072 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)
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