Kanchenjunga Falls

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  • Address: 25 km from Pelling Centre, Pelling, India
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Waterfall, Family And Kids, Nature

Kanchenjunga Falls - Review

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 Information

  • 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 by Public Transport

  • Hire a car from Pelling that will take around 40 minutes to reach Kanchenjunga falls.

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TripHobo Highlights for Kanchenjunga Falls

  • Kanchenjunga Falls Address: 25 km from Pelling Centre, Pelling, India
  • Kanchenjunga Falls Timing: 24-hrs
  • Kanchenjunga Falls Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Kanchenjunga Falls(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Kanchenjunga Falls: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Kanchenjunga Falls

  • 95% of people who visit Pelling include Kanchenjunga Falls in their plan

  • 35.62% of people start their Kanchenjunga Falls visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Kanchenjunga Falls

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kanchenjunga Falls

People normally club together Ngadak Monastery and Tendong Hill while planning their visit to Kanchenjunga Falls.

People also prefer to end their day with Kanchenjunga Falls.

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

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Kanchenjunga Falls, Pelling Reviews

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  • A NICE PLACE TO SPEND YOUR TIME WITH YOUR FAMILY. CHILDREN WILL LLIKE THIS PLACE. A ROARING WATERFALLS AS WATER FALLS FROM A GREAT HEIGHT. THE ENTIRE PLACE IS FILLED WITH WATER DROPLETS THROWN BY THE WATERFALLS. ONE OF THE BEST WATERFALLS IN SIKKIM.

  • Mighty Kanchenjunga falls. The water is so refreshing which makes the environment lively. One can also have a great experience of zip line here (Rs 100 per person)

  • One of the best waterfalls in Sikkim. The thundering sound of the waterfall coming down from the hills... awesome feeling when you see and hear it first time.

  • If you plan to visit Pelling, Kanjunjunga Falls is a must DOs. Spectacular view with roaring waterfalls . The droplets of water touching your face will give a mesmerized feeling.

  • Waters from Kanchenjunga make a stream and falls, touch the water for ice cold refreshment. The waterfall is big and wild, area gets moist & cloudy with tiny water particles in air due to impact of the huge fall. Needs to climb few stairs to reach near the center spot where the water is falling, yes with family and children you may reach and enjoy view. There are locals with helping hand, if require they helps aged, children and others to reach the center spot; donate something if you need help but not compulsory. Activities like open rope-way is available you must try it for adventure experience if never done before, otherwise it's normal activity. Last but not least never forgot to test "Sikkimese food" there.

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