Borong is a small village in South Sikkim, 16 km from Ravangla. It is at an altitude of 5800 feet and is a heavenly place for nature lovers. A picturesque landscape, surrounded by snow covered mountains, forest, streams, hot water springs, hanging bridges and river, it is in the “Silent Valley” of Mainam Sanctuary. Borong is a bird lovers paradise.
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Directions – We are 16 kms from Ravangla. From Ravangla, take the road towards Buddha Park (Tathagata Tsal). Go past Buddha Park and the road actually goes upwards from there. Keep going till you reach Ralang Monastery to your right. Go past the Ralang Monastery. A little later, you will come to a fork (picture given above), keep to the right here. And then, as you go along, you will cross a bridge over a gorgeous water falls. After some distance, you will go past Old Ralang Monastery, and then you will come across a signboard for Hot Springs. Go past that Sign board, and we are about 500 meters from there.
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