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Destination Tinchuley



Tinchuley is the latest secret eco-friendly tourist destination in Darjeeling. This eco-friendly destination with tea Gardens, Orange Orchard, and majestic Mt. Kanchenjunga makes it the most promising eco-village and one of the key destinations in Village tourism in Darjeeling district. The main attraction of this village is its Hospitality where one gets the feeling of being in their own home. The two hours drive to Tinchuley through the magnificent mountains is a splendid experience. Tinchuley lies on the laps of nature and has a variety of sightseeing to offer. One can take a walk through the jungle trail or can dip their feet into the cool Teesta water. And if you are a bird lover u could sit in the jungle and listen to the soft chirping of birds. Not only the Mt. Kanchenjunga but also the Teesta running amidst the forest is a great view for photography lovers.

Around Tinchuley

Chota Mangwa : Chota Mangwa is a small village located on the lap of Himalaya with just a few families. Enthusiasts people can enjoy nature trail along the picturesque green forest with a variety of birds and flora including some rare species of wildlife. Our guest can also take a leisure stroll to the Orange Garden or a nearby tea Garden. Tourists can also go for a day trip to Malley for River rafting or to Darjeeling city for a full day sightseeing. Tourists can take a view to see an age-old monastery. Tea Estate at Takdah is another major tourist attraction. Orange Juice making factory at Lepcha is another real-life must-see destination in Chota Mangwa

Darjeeling : The Himalayan Queen, with all its charms, glamour, and beauty is just an hour drive from Mangmaya. One can visit Darjeeling in a day trip with all its unique must-see places like Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop, World Heritage Toy Train, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Rock Garden, Darjeeling Zoo, etc. For Details about Darjeeling, please visit ourDarjeeling page.

Climate : Summer around 5 to 20° C,winter around 2 to 10° C

Altitude : 6,000 ft

Clothing & Luggage: Travel as light as possible with the least minimum clothes, toiletries, and other essential commodities. The weather of Kolakham during summer requires light woolen garments. In the winter, heavy woolen is required.

Food And Drink: Drink only bottled water. Please carry your water from Darjeeling, Kalimpong or Siliguri. Since this area doesn't have any single shop, it is always advisable to carry dry foods like to carry biscuits, chips, dry fruits, fruits, etc. Foreign Liquors / Alcohols are not also available in Tinchuley.

Health Facility & Health Precautions: It is advisable to carry specific medicines as there are no pharmacy shops in Tinchuley. Always carry a kit of the basic emergency medicines you might need for diarrhea, fever, etc, also band-aids and an antiseptic ointment. The nearest health facility /medicine shop is available at Takdah or Darjeeling.

Card Payment & ATM: Credit/Debit Card is not accepted in Tinchuley. In Tinchuley there is also no ATM. Please carry cash for all your transactions.

Telephone / Mobile phones: Most of the major mobile operator covers Tinchuley. However, on many occasions signals are not strong enough. It is advisable to carry mobile phones from two different mobile service providers.

Tinchuley is a small village close to Teesta Bazar in the Darjeeling. It can be reached either from Teesta Bazar or from Darjeeling City.

Place from TO KM Approx Road Journey Time (In Hrs)
NJP Tinchuley 83 3 Hours
Bagdogra(IXB) Tinchuley 90 3.5 Hours
Darjeeling Tinchuley 22 1.5 Hours
Kalimpong Tinchuley 25 1 Hour

By Bagdogra flight: Nearest Airport is Bagdogra (IXB). By car it will take approx 3.5 hrs to reach Tinchuley from Bagdogra.

By Train : Nearest railway is New Jalpaiguri railway Station (NJP). It will take 3 hrs to reach Tinchuley by car from NJP.

By Road: Tinchuley can be reached from Siliguri by various hired vehicle in roughly 3 hours. One can also reach in around 1.5 hrs from Darjeeling Nearest town- Takah, 3 Km from Tinchuley.

Accomodation: NatureWings offers their guests an exclusive eco nature resort, located in the best and premium spot of Tinchuley. The nature resort is located on mountain top of Tinchuley, offers the best Mountain View from Tinchuley. The resort provides all rooms with splendid view of Mt Kanchenjunga. All rooms are provided with geyser, western-type toilet, floor carpets. Facilities for secure car parking are also available. The resort also offers mountain facing courtyard for their guests and playground for toddlers and kids. This one and only unique nature resort in Tinchuley will give you the full flavour of Himalayan silent village along with the beauty of world famous Darjeeling Tea Gardens

On Demand Services

  • Bar-B-Q
  • BonFire
  • Camp Fire
  • Camping
  • Trekking
  • Guided jungle Tour