At the base of Menam Hills is Ravangla, a small township and transit to various tourist destinations in South and West Sikkim. It is also an up-coming tourist spot, transit point for trekkers to Menam Hill and Sorong. There are accommodation facilities and numerous short nature trails. A trek down to the sacred cave “Shar hol Bephu” one of the four holiest caves in Sikkim would be a memorable experience.
The nearest airport is at Bagdogra, about 122 km from Pelling and a four hours ten minutes drive. This airport is well connected with all the Metro Cities of the country.
Bus services can be availed from Siliguri to Pelling from Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus, Siliguri. However, it is more convenient to travel in smaller vehicles which are available on the basis, from near the bus terminus, airport and railway stations.
Nearest railway station to Kalimpong is at Siliguri Junction and New Jalpaiguri near Siliguri. The NJP Railway Station is the hub to connect the Northeast India and mainland of the country. That is why all the major passenger trains pass through this station.