About Kaluk

on the way to kalukKaluk is the small village located in the Himalayan foothills of West Sikkim, near the West Sikkim capital of Gyalshing. It is a tourist destination due to the natural beauty of the village and its surroundings, Kaluk is the small village located in the Himalayan foothills of West Sikkim, near the West Sikkim capital of Gyalshing. It is a tourist destination due to the natural beauty of the village and its surroundings, Kaluk is the buffer zone area of famous Bersay Rododendron Sanctuary, the area is gifted with abundant natural resources and its a paradise for nature lovers.This village situated at an altitude of approximately 5600ft at West Sikkim.

Sightseeing

Gurung Monastery : T– The monastery is located at a vantage point on top of the hill not far from the main road. From here you can have grand views of the southern hills although the snow capped mountains of the North are not visible from here.

Rinchenpong Monastery : Further south on the same ridge and at a slightly lower altitude the Rinchepong Monastery is located. From here you can have great views of Kanchenjunga range on a clear day.

Heritage House : The Lepcha heritage house was built in 1860. It contains rich paintings and will take you back in history.

You can also visit the Rinchenpong, Hee, Bermiok, Pelling, Hilley, Varsey etc from here which are all within an hours distance.