Mulkharka Trekking at Neora Valley National Park from Lingsey

Mulkharka Trekking from Lingsey
Mulkharka Village - Lingsey

You've heard a lot about Neora Valley National Park, and if you you haven,t just dig out what is so special about Neora Valley National Park?  Neora Valley National Park, being one of the most important and little explored bio-diversity regions of North Bengal, has very less trekking routes in comparison to others. Recently, because of tiger spotting, many of the trek routes are restricted by the wild life department. Still, there are few routes through which you can get into this forest and enjoy its beauty. 

In the previous posts we have mentioned the options of Rachela Trekking through Neora Valley National Park and the only one of it's kind Neora River Trekking in Neora Valley National Park. There is another option that you have selcom heard about. It is named as Mulkharka lake trek. The trek route can both be used as exit and entry route. The only different is that at the entry point you cannot trek beyond Mulkharka Lake. In contrary if you are getting down from Rachela Trek then you can use this route as an exit point.

Homestay at Lingsey :


Golsimal Homestay - Lingsey

Lingsey is a small village that surprisingly falls under the terrotty of West Bengal. The surpising fact is that due to the road communication problem, you have to enter Sikkim Rhenock, and then again enter Lingsey that is West Bengal. Lingsey in the tourism map of West Bengal can be named as one of the rural destinations of Silk Route circuit. So you can take this destinations as one of the accommdation point while you are covering the Silk Route tourism map of India

Sanskrit school at Lingsey: 

Learn Sanskrit at Lingsey
Sanskrit School at Lingsey

The destination is emerging as a potential Rural tourism destination of West Bengal with its cultural heritage of Lepcha community and also Brahmin community. There are few cozy homestays that are run by the local travel consultants of Meaningful travel India who are also the owners of homestays. Since the population of the village is outnumbered by the Brahmins you will also find a Sanskrit Language School in Lingsey. It's quite surpising to find that even international students from Bhutan and Nepal come to this school to learn Sanskrit. 

Mulkharka Trekking from Lingsey :


Neora Valley National Park Trekking
Mulkharka Trek route - Pithamchen.

Mulkharka is precisely the name of a holy lake. The community of the place worship this lake and they believe that the lake gives you the blessing that fulfils your wishes. The cystal clear blue water with the mirror image of mighty kanchenjunga, truly gives you a divine feeling. As the lake falls under Neora Valley National Park, the entry without permit is prohibited. 

Mulkharka Trekking at neora valley national park
Mulkharka Lake 
Meaningful Travel Bengal organizes this trekking for enthusiastic nature lovers with the help of ocal community who work as consultants for Meaningful Travel India. The trek route starts with a night's stay at a homestay at lingsey. There are two optional routes to reach Mulkharka through lingsey. One is by vehicle that will reach you only till Pithamchen and then you have to trek till Mulkharka. The other Option is full hiking crossing sme beautiful villages like Jhusing



Lepcha Heritage House at Lingsey :


Cultural tours of west bengal
Lepcha heritage home at Lingsey

This could another attraction for many of the anthropologist travelers who love to study about the indigenious cultures of Himalayan Tribes. The place as the territory between Sikkim and West Bengal has many stories about the lepcha tribe who still inhabit the area along with their unforgotton tradition and culture. There are many foreign organizations working here for the Lepcha tribes who help them to protect and preserve their culture and tradition. So staying at lingsey can be a complete package of diverse experience for you.  

If you are traveling the offbeat areas of West Bengal then Lingsey can be in your most preferred lists. Certainly, Lingsey comes with all your preferences from the gateway to silk route , trekking , Jungle tours of West Bengal and cultural tours of West bengal.   Above among the best travel plans of West Bengal


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