Tourist Places in Rishyap

Places to Visit in Rishyap

Rishyap - #8 of 72 in West Bengal |
Rishyap Average Rating - 6.1/7 1 based on 374 Ratings

Rishyap is mostly preferred by travellers from Kolkata, Durgapur. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Rishyap is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Couple. The best season or months to visit places in Rishyap are February, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. There are 9 tourist places in Rishyap, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Rishyap can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Rishyap for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download's Rishyap Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Rishyap, browse through photos & pictures, explore Rishyap using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Rishyap, which are great places to visit, are Lava Jamgyong Kongtrul Monastery, Forests in Rishyap, Tifindara. Rishyap can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Rishyap Tourist Places

Tifindara, Rishyap
  • Type: View point
Tifindara, Rishyap
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Tifindara is a beautiful sunset point, which was initially known by the name of 'Sherpa Dara'. It is an ideal site where travellers can explore the beautiful view of the Himalayan ranges. A pine forest is situated on the south of Tifindara, where tourists can spot a high tower. Read More »
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Lava Jamgyong Kongtrul Monastery, Rishyap
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Lava Jamgyong Kongtrul Monastery was set up on a hill in 1987. The monastery is encircled by forests and remains covered with fog throughout the year. Monks residing in this region concentrate upon topics of Buddhist Literature. Initially, this site was offered by the Buddhist... Read More »
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Forests in Rishyap, Rishyap
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The forests in Rishyap are extremely beautiful which makes trekking more interesting. Read More »
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Lolegaon, Rishyap
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Lolegaon is a Lepcha village, which is often called by the name of Kafer. The village has the forest possessing trees of cypress, oaks and pine. Endangered wildlife species like mountain goats and black bear can be spotted at the site. Heritage Forest can also be visited... Read More »
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Pedong, Rishyap
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Pedong village is located at a distance of 15.3 km from Rishyap village. The site lies on silk route that forms a bridge through Jelep La Pass to enter Tibet from India. Short treks and a visit to Damsang Fort which was constructed in 1690 can be enjoyed. The fort had... Read More »
  • Type: National Park
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Neora National Park, Rishyap
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Neora National Park is situated at the conjunction of West Bengal, Sikkim and Bhutan. The park houses endangered species like Red Panda, Clouded Leopard Himalayan Thar, Indian Gaur, Royal Bengal Tiger and the Himalayan Black Bear. Nature Interpretation Centre in Neora National... Read More »
Popular places at a glance, Rishyap
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DooarsLavaPedongLoleygoanJhalongKalimpongLataguriJalpaiguriSiliguriBagdograAlipurduarGorumaraTotoparaChilapataBuxa Tiger Reserve Read More »
Activities at Rishyap, Rishyap
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Trekking is the major activity in Rishyap; places like Tifindara and Lower Tifindara are visited for trekking and camping. Read More »
Excursions in Rishyap, Rishyap
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Tourist destinations like Lava, Pedong and Loleygaon are located close by. A short excursion to these places from Rishyap is possible. Siliguri and Jalpaiguri are also places worth a visit. Read More »

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