Rolep, at a high of 4000ft, is a small but beautiful village & most the serene and esplanade village of Sikkim in East Sikkim district. Around 20 kms from Rongli in East Sikkim is this new-found heaven for birdwatchers and solace seekers. In Rolep, you can enjoy natural beauty, waterfalls, rich variety of birds, hilly river, and virgin fresh and calm hilly village over staying at Rolep
Accommodation: Home Stay, very limited accommodation.
Visiting Rolep is permitted throughout the year except monsoon. Best time to go is October to May.
The temperature variation in Siller gaon can be as follows :
Summer : 15 to 25 degrees Celsius
Winter : 05 to 15 degrees Celsius
How to reach:
Rail: Nearest railway is New Jalpaiguri railway Station (NJP) 115km. It will take 4.5 hrs to reach by car from NJP.
Air: Nearest Airport is Bagdogra (110km). By car it will take 4hrs to reach from Bagdogra.
Nearest town: Rongli, 20 km from Rolep
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