Located at an altitude of 5400 feet above sea level, in a remote corner of the Kalimpong Hills is one of Eastern Himalayas best kept secrets – Jhusing. A fabulous panoramic view of Mt. Kanchenjungha, countless species of birds and butterflies, trek routes to hidden lakes and waterfalls and untouched village-life makes this village one of the most pristine destinations of the Himalayas. There is only one home stay here to cater to the needs of the guests and guests need to hike for a kilometer to reach this home stay from the nearest motorable road. Completely, severed from the pangs of human civilization, Jhusing is a place for the true soul-searcher. BOOKING DETAILS OF JHUSING
Places to see in Jhusing: Jhusing does not have motorable road – guests would have to hike for 01 km. to reach this village from the nearest motorable road. Porters are arranged to carry luggage and guide guests to the home stay. This village is perched on a hilltop with panoramic views of Mt. Kanchenjungha and the Neaora Valley Forest. A leisurely walk would take guests to the nearby Servang Waterfalls.
Nearby attractions of Jhusing: Jhusing is located on the fringes of Neora Valley and is the starting point for many trek routes like Mulkarkha Lake Trek and Neora Valley Trek. The famous seven-kilometer long Mulkarkha Lake trek through the village of Tagathang is arranged from Jhusing only. The Mulkarkha Lake is famous for holding the reflection of Mt. Kanchenjungha on its tranquil waters.
Things to do in Jhusing: Bird watching, butterfly spotting, nature walk and mesmerising sunrise over Mt. Kanchenjungha are few reasons to visit Jhusing-village.
How to reach Jhusing: You can reach Jhusing-village from Kalimpong as well as Rhenock in Sikkim. You would hire cars up to the last motorable point at Lingzey Village and then a 01 km. hike to Jhusing.
Best Time to visit Jhusing: You can visit Jhusing-village any time of the year. Visiting this hilltop paradise would give you the opportunity to catch a glimpse of the sunrise over the icy peaks of Mt. Kanchenjungha. Its cool climes and resplendent flora during the summer months provide tourists with an ideal refuge to escape the soaring mercury in the plains down below.
Lodging and dining facilities at Jhusing: Presently, there is only one home stay in Jhusing. The home stay is located just on the edge of the hills and offer the majestic view of Mt. Kanchenjungha. There are 04 rooms out which two rooms have attached western bathrooms and two rooms have non attached bathrooms. Other standard facilities like cozy beds and hot water arrangements are available too. Food is essentially Indian and is served hot and fresh. The ingredients comprise locally grown vegetables and fruits.