Reshikhola is such a wonderful small valley situated on the bank of the river Reshi at an altitude of 2,000ft in the East Sikkim district. The place falls in between West Bengal and Sikkim creating a division between the two states. Reshikhola got its name from river Reshi. This calm and quiet place is an ideal destination to stay and enjoy far away from the city’s madding crowd. Tourists can enjoy nature in its purest form here. The resort on the bank of the river gives the sound of a stream with a pure cool breeze that is the right choice for the nature lovers. The place is surrounded by green forests and mountains.
On Demand Services: BonFire, Camp Fire.
Aritar Lake, Mankhim , Ganesh Temple.
Best Time to visit in Reshikhola during October to May.
Summer : 15 to 30 degrees Celsius
Winter : 7 to 20 degrees Celsius
How to reach Reshikhola(Salgari, Singtamtar, East Sikkim):
Rail: The nearest railway station is N.J.P.(100km). It will take 4 hrs to reach Reshikhola(Salgari, Singtamtar) by car from NJP.
Air: : Nearest Airport is Bagdogra(115km) & Pakyong(35km). By car, it will take 4hrs to reach Reshikhola(Salgari, Singtamtar) from Bagdogra and 1hrs from Pakyong.
Road:: Reshikhola can be reached from Siliguri by various hired vehicles in roughly 4hours. Nearest town- Renock, 7 km from Reshi
Nearest Town: Rhenock, 7km from Reshikhola(Salgari, Singtamtar)
I tried Rishikhola best ever all excellent. The food the staff we all enjoyed a lot. The road is little scary but after reaching Banalata......amazing.We are planning to visit again.
Banalata Home stay r too good....basically rishikhola and zuluk property.. just aswome..and thanx to Bhaskar Da