Mirik is the tourist spot in west Bengal. It become popular destination place for its natural beauty, climate and mad made Sumendu Lake, garden around the lake and the Indreni Pool known as Rainbow Bridge.
Mirik situated in the Darjeeling district of Eastern India state West Bengal. Admits the Himalayan Valley, Mirik has more to offer than just beautiful mountains and lakes.
Sumendu Lake- the Sumendu Lake is the beautiful attractive place in Mirik. Boating in the lake and a pony ride on the lakeside is exhilarating experience. The lake also has an 80 foot bridge running over it for people who don’t wish to walk around it.
Mirik Tea Gardens- Mirik is a hilly area where full of valley covered in tea bushes. The most fascinating things about them is that you can walk though the gardens, spending an hour or two here will make the rest your day.
Devi Sthan- Devi Sthan is one of the most revered temple of Mirik. It houses idols of Goddess Singla Devi, Lord Shiva, Hanuman and Goddess Kali. It is few minutes from Sumendu Lake.
While in Mirik you may ever picnic at the spot of Rai Dhap. Rai Dhap has a small lake that is the source of potable water in Mirik.
Kanchenjunga and Himalayan Peak sight also offer by Mirik that captures everyone’s heart and in turn gets captured in the cameras.
How to Reach
By Air- Bagdogra at a distance of 55 km is the nearest airport to Mirik.
By Rail- New Jalpiaguri is the nearest railhead to Mirik.
By Road- the excellent road network links Mirik with other important places like Bagdogra, Siliguri, Kurseong and Darjeeling.