Kanchenjunga Falls1302 Votes Currently Open
- Address: 25 km from Pelling Centre, Pelling, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Nature
As you travel around 28kms from Pelling towards Yuksam, you shall come across one of the most transparent waterfalls of Kanchenjunga. These waterfalls are situated at a sharp curve on the road side. Since the density of the flow of these falls remains almost same throughout the year, they have become one of the most prominent attractions of Sikkim. Interestingly, these falls were first discovered recently by a tour operator of Pelling named Topjor Bhutia, in the mid 90s. Since these falls were almost hidden from the road, they could not be located by people who visited this place. It is believed that this pristine waterfall originates high up in the glaciers of Mount Kanchenjunga. Today this spot is being facilitated with tourist amenities so as to promote tourism here. There are small steps which lead to the base of the water fall.
Kanchenjunga Falls Travel Tips
- It is advisable to visit these waterfalls during daytime.
- It takes a bit of a climb to reach foothills of the waterfall.
How to Reach Kanchenjunga Falls
- Hire a car from Pelling that will take around 40 minutes to reach Kanchenjunga falls.
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77.5% of people who visit Pelling include Kanchenjunga Falls in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
35.62% of people start their Kanchenjunga Falls visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Kanchenjunga Falls
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kanchenjunga Falls