Tingling Viewpoint - History, Timings & Entry Fee


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Distance (From Mirik Bus Stop): 9 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours

Place Location: Near Sourenee Village

Transportation Options: Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 9 km from Mirik, Tingling Viewpoint is a vantage point situated at Sourenee village near Mirik. Surrounded by three tea gardens, the Tingling View Point is one of the popular tourist attractions and among the best places to experience Mirik Tourism.

Also known as Kawlay Dara Viewpoint, Tingling Viewpoint gives an astounding view of the surrounding tea gardens, the Mirik Lake and also the beautiful Mirik Valley. The name Tingling comes from the nearby tea estate. The sprawling tea plantations form a stark contrast to the white snow and blue sky. It is an ideal place for both sunrise and sunset and also one can take some beautiful pictures of the plains as well as the snow-capped hills.

The village Sourenee can be seen from this point, and the pleasant atmosphere of this region is quite satisfying to the mind. The tea gardens themselves are quite the attraction to tourists and locals alike. There is a stall at the base of the viewing gallery where one can buy fresh packaged tea from Sourenee tea estate. There is also an eatery where you can take light snacks and some tea. Sourenee is also known for its juicy oranges.

Timings: 6 AM - 6 PM