Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

Currently Closed
  • Address: Darjeeling Rangeet Valley, Darjeeling, West Bengal, 734101, India
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 150 INR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Adventure, Cable Car, Ropeways

Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway - Review

The Darjeeling Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway is a famous tourist attraction in Darjeeling. Consisting of strong cable cars, it lies between the North Point in Darjeeling and Singla, the Ramman River bank. This rope journey is quite amazing as it provides heavenly views of beautiful mountains and their peaks nearby. After it originated in 1968, the ropeway encountered many accidents as well. In 1988, four tourists died when the cable snapped off suddenly. It is under the Forest Development Department comprising of only a single cable.  

The ropeway goes over green forests, high mountains, waterfalls, flowing rivers, green valleys and of course the tea gardens. People from different parts of India throng to Darjeeling only to have an experience of the rope way and view Darjeeling from the top. The ropeway is almost 8 kilometers long in the distance and runs for about 10 to 20 kilometers per hour. Govt of West Bengal makes necessary steps and measures for its maintenance. Many hotels are located near the ropeway so that the tourists do not experience any problem. It has an elevation of about 7000 ft from the sea level allowing the spectators to have a large view of the adjacent areas.

Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway Information

  • You will have to book tickets on the spot.

Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway Ticket Prices

  • Rs. 150/- per person (Updated: January 2016). Child (3-8 years) is Rs. 75/-.

Restaurants Near Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

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  • Amigos
  • Keventers

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TripHobo Highlights for Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

  • Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway Address: Darjeeling Rangeet Valley, Darjeeling, West Bengal, 734101, India
  • Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway Timing: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway Price: 150 INR
  • Best time to visit Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

  • 31.59% of people who visit Darjeeling include Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway in their plan

  • 88.52% of people start their Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

Thursday, Friday and Sunday

92.3% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

People normally club together Rock Garden and Bengal Natural History Museum while planning their visit to Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway, Darjeeling Reviews

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  • MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE TO TRAVEL IN CABLE CAR. EXCELLENT BIRD EYE VIEW OF THE VALLEY. BUT ONE HAS TO EAIT AT LEAST FOR ONE HOUR IN QUEUE.

  • It was nice to view the tea gardens from above the wire but sad to say it has been down since 3 months ago.

  • One of the best ways to experience the panoramic views that Darjeeling is so famous for, is by taking a ride on the ropeway. It's also called the Rangeet Valley Passenger Cable Car because of the spectacular view of the valley around the river Little Rangeet. You will need to board the cable car from Singamari which is 3kms (i.e. 1.8 miles) away

  • Thrilling experience of rope way ride just after starting ... beautiful tea garden underneath the rope way route. Amazing view of Kanchenjunga and hillside building's... Both-way ride takes approximately 50 minutes to cover 5 km distance

  • We just loved it! The queue was long ..way too long..but the wait was worth it! 5 km long too n fro journey was full of lovely sight and fun!

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