Shivakhola Adventure CampShivakhola Advanture Camp, Shivkhola
Shivakhola Adventure Camp is a serine river side property in Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary. It is located 27 km away from Siliguri. Shivakhola is surrounded by tea gardens along the bank of the river with famous Shiva temple near to its bank.
How to Reach Shivakhola Adventure Camp
By Toy train – From Siliguri, the Heritage toy train starts at 9.30 am everyday and reaches the Rongtong Railway Station at 11.00 am. From there one needs to go 10 Km to East through tea gardens to reach Shivakhola.
Travelers can also directly go from NJP or Bagdogra airport to Shivakhola taking almost an hour. Shivakhola being near to the airport and railway station, one can stay the first and the last night of the tour if arrived lately and at early departure of flights and train.
What To See
It is a perfect place for schools and corporate trips who look for experiential tour and activities. It is among the perfect place for birdwatchers. Rufous Necked Hornbill is a very rare species seen from the nearby Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary as Latpanchar is 25 km from this place. Among the plethora of birds, the commonly seen ones include Yuhina, Scaly Thrush, Woodpeckers, Black Bulbuls. Ashy Backed Shrike, Spotted Eagles, Magpie, Minivets, Minla, Drongo, King Fishers, Robins etc are few among them. Various kinds of rope, rock and river activities are arranged according to the requirement.