If you go to travel Darjeeling, do not forget to pay a visit at Sillery Gaon, a small village surrounded by beautiful pine trees from all sides. Local people like to call it New Darjeeling. Situated at a height of about 6000 ft, this pristine green sleepy village offers the travelers many beauty options to enjoy with their hearts' content. Nestled amidst granaries and forests, Sillary Gayon offers a wonderful view of the Kanchendzonga (the third highest peak in the globe). Anyone who looks Kanchendzonga from 'The Sillery Sojourn' becomes speechless with its incredible views and stunning picturesque landscape.
If you are a beauty seeker, take a chance to pay a visit to 'The Sillery Sojourn', the highest position of the village of Sillery Gaon. The sight of shimmering silver peak from here is mind-blowing. Beside, the serenity all around is well enough to captivate you for a longer period. The village probably derives its name from a plant that goes by the same name- Sillery. If we break the phrase “Sillery Gaon” into two distinct parts- “Sillery” and “Gaon”, we get the clear meaning of the place. Sillery means a type of plant and Gaon means a village. Therefore, they jointly mean- the village of Sillery plans. The tree grows here in abundance. Apart from this tree, the place abounds in Cinchona Plantation. It was introduced to the world by the British as the medicine of Malaria.
One can choose this place as an ideal vacation spending destination. He can spend few days pleasurably amid the green plants and forests. Spend your leisure idly by watching clouds and hearing the chirping of bats. The twittering of the emigrated birds will certainly please you. The big butterflies are flying around you, giving you an amazing feeling. Leisure spending here is adventurous, too. An eerie feeling catches your mind as soon as you reach there. Striding through the path of woods is really an unforgettable experience. If you are an adventure seeker, you will enjoy more. Enjoy its flora and fauna. Pay a visit to the quaint village to get a glimpse of the villagers' lifestyle. If you are a fortified man, you can get the pleasure of village hospitality offered by the people of this village. You can indulge in gentle hikes to some points known as Ramitey View point, The Tinchuley View Point and The Damsang Fort.
Staying here for a few days is not an issue. You will have many hotels and lodges providing the travelers with comfortable accommodation with modern amenities. Traveling and staying here becomes cost-effective- when you afford a Sillary Gayon tour package (offered by a reputable travel agency).