If you’re planning a trip soon and can’t decide which place to go then 37 km away from Kalimpong, Reshikhola is a riverside destination for you to pay a visit. This beautiful village falls in between West Bengal and Sikkim creating a division between the two states.
Reshi River that runs along this place, gives it its beautiful name and gives almost a surreal scenery to this place. Also, Khola means ‘a small stream’ in Nepali. Forests surround this river valley and are home to numerous birds and some big animals like bears who are occasional visitors of this place. This place famous among people for its extraordinary natural beauty.
Along the Reshi Riverside, basic homestays have come up with nice and modern facilities so tourists get all the comfort they need. While overlooking the river, these homestays promote eco-tourism where tourists can enjoy meals of fresh caught fish and short treks around the forest. Whether it’s the fresh water of the river or the serene beauty of the forests that surround this village, Reshikhola has a lot to offer its visitors. So next time when you travel in or around Sikkim don’t forget to give Reshikhola a chance to blow your minds and make a special place in your heart which make you visit this place again and again.