Baiguney is a small beautiful location tucked in a remote corner of the Himalayas in Southern Sikkim on the banks of River Rangeet. This once unknown village is now the most exciting place to be in Sikkim.
Location: Sikkim, District South Sikkim .
Temperature: (Summer 10 to 28°C) & (Winter -5 to 16°C)
Languages spoken: Nepali, Bengali, Bhutia, Rai, English, Hindi etc.
Nearest Airports: The nearest airport is Bagdogra near Siliguri, which is at a distance of 124 km from Gangtok.
Main Railway Station: The nearest rail is New Jalpaiguri, which is nearly 148 km away from Gangtok
Main Bus Station or Road Direct: There is a regular bus service from Sikkim to Gangtok
Distance of a few Major Towns from Gangtok:
Bagdogra -124 km and to Siliguri -97 km
Multi – Cuisine, but special varieties of Indian and Punjabi food are available here.
Places of Tourist interest:
One of the main gateways of Sikkim – Jorethang is just 20 mins by car from Baiguney. The Akar Suspension Bridge and small and beautiful Sisne Mandir of Mahadev would satisfy any photographer's soul. A few kilometres north lay the hot springs which are becoming an added tourist attraction. The natural Sisney Rock garden, the pristine banks of Rangeet along the vallage of Majhigaon and the nearby villages of Chakung and Chunbung with their majestic views of Mt. Kanchenjungha are few other nearby attractions of Baiguney. Regional points of interest also include Samdruptse and Raj Bhavan.
Best time toVisit:
September and June is the best time to visit.