Mirik is one of the popular tourist spots located in the hills of Darjeeling district in West Bengal, India. it is a place of striking natural beauty and the grandeur. The reflection of Kanchanjunga Peak in the crystal-clear lakes will undoubtedly captivate your attention.
Best time to visit this tourist spot
This Tourist Place is much pleasant throughout the year.
- Mirik Lake
- Deosi Dara
- Rameetay Dara
- Bokar Ngedon Chokhor Ling Monastery
Places Around tourist spot
Rameetay Dara – A popular viewpoint from where a person can get a sweeping view of the plains and the mountains. Moreover, sunrise and sunset seen from this point are memorable sights.
Sumendu Lake – Sumendu Lake is a man-made lake which attracts tourists in Mirik. The Sumendu Lake is wrapped in the forested ridge and a flower garden and also has a floating fountain in its centre. The Sumendu Lake is a perfect place for activities like boating and fishing.
Cardamom grove – Cardamom groves can be seen anywhere near the marshy land.
Deosi Dara – It is an era point in Mirik that must be visited to catch some vistas of the plains, hills and peaks in and around the city.
Orange orchards – About two kilometres from Main Bazar, situated on the spur, people can see beautiful orange orchards. Mirik is one of the largest suppliers of orange in West Bengal. One can also have a look of the village life of hill areas.
The Lake – The beautiful 1.25 km. long lake is one of the most attractive spots of the Mirik Tourism. The depth of the lake-water varies from a minimum of 3 ft. to a maximum of 26 ft. The walks on the 3.5 kilometers long promenade nearby the lake is a fascinating one. The 80 ft. long arch-type over bridge over the lake is a beautiful engineering skill of the Mirik Tourism project.
Facts about Mirik tourist spot
State: West Bengal
Famous for: Hill Station, Innate Beauty
Languages: English, Hindi and Bengali
Best Season: Summer; September to May
Weather: Sub Tropical; 10°C to 20°C in Summer and -2°C to 17°C in Winter
Altitude: 1495 m
Pin code: 734214
STD code: 0354
Restaurants in Mirik tourist spot
- 33 Dream Cafe
- Kunga Restaurant
- Aastha Hotel & Restaurant
- Samden Tibetian restaurant
- Hotel Lohit Sagar & Restaurant