Boating at Samendu Lake & Pony Riding in Mirik Hill Station Near Darjeeling

Mirik hill station is a picturesque hill station in Darjeeling district, West Bengal, India. Samendu lake is the center of attraction. There is a 3.5 kilometer road around the lake, which is used for walking exercise. Kangchenjunga mountain ranges are visible from here.

The Lake is surrounded by a garden on one side. The other side has pine trees. Both the lake and the pine tree areas are linked together by Indreni Pool, an arch shaped footbridge.

Sumendu lake, Mirik, Dist. DarjeelingSumendu lake, Mirik, Dist. Darjeeling

Boating in the lake and pony riding around the lake are activities that are popular among the tourists.

How Do I Go To Mirik Hill Station?

Mirik Hill Station is well connected by roads. This Hill Station is at a distance of 52 kilometers northwest of Siliguri city. Darjeeling town is at 50 kilometers distance.

Bagdogra airport with IATA code IXB, is the nearest airport at 52 kilometers distance. ‘New Jalpaiguri railway station’ is the nearest railway station. Siliguri Junction railway station and Darjeeling railway station are other nearby major railway station.

Tags: boating, Mirik, pony riding, walking exercise

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