"Hotel Swagat welcomes you to Pelling. Experience the natural beauty and surrounding amidst the Mighty Kanchendzonga and greenery all around you. "

How To Reach

By Rail : The nearest railway station is situated in the town of Jalpaiguri. The station is connected to some cities across the country such as Chennai, New Delhi, Howrah, Alipur and Darjeeling. From NJP on road to Pelling by bus, hired taxi, or shared jeeps which are easily available from NJP or Siliguri.


By Air : Bagdogra airport is the nearest airport in the region that is located at distance of around 124 km from the town of Pelling. There are also national as well as international flights from places such as Chennai, Kolkata, Guwahati and Mumbai.


By Road : Pelling is 10 Kms from Geyzing, 55 Kms from Damthang, 84 Kms from Kalimpong, 110 Kms from Gangtok, 127 Kms from Siliguri, 145 Kms from Pankhabari, 152 Kms from Nagrakata, 168 Kms from Jalpaiguri and 380 Kms from Bhagalpur. Pelling is well connected with the above cities via Sikkim Nationalised Transport (SNT) and by jeeps and luxury vehicles.

Entry formalities for foreigners :

Besides the Indian visa, foreign visitors must obtain inner line permit (ILP) to enter into Sikkim. The permits can be obtained from all Indian missions Tourism Office - New Delhi, Sikkim, Tourism office- Kolkata and Sikkim Tourism Office - Siliguri, Rangpo Tourist Lodge on the strength of an Indian visa. The 15 days duration permit is issued on the spot without any delay provided photocopies of passport and visa details along with two passport photos of the applicants are made available then and there. The permissible duration of stay by foreign tourists would be fifteen days initially with state Government authorized to extend the same by a further period of 30 days with 15 days extension at a time. The extension of permits can be obtained from FRO Gangtok, Office of the Superintendent of Police of West Sikkim (Rabdentse).
For those interested in going for trekking to interior and higher regions like Dzongri, Goechala and Thangsing the department of Tourism (Gangtok) issues special trekking permit or protected area permit (PAP) for groups of two or more foreigners subject to the condition that the trekking program is arranged through a registered trekking agency.

Travel Booking

At Swagat Hotel we ensure that you travel needs are also taken care of. Be it Sightseeing in Pelling and surroundings or trip to Gangtok and Darjeeling, Swagat Hotel's Travel Desk will help your trip be a memorable one.

Room Services

We also offer room service for all your gastronomical needs right at your room of stay. At Swagat Hotel we ensure all the delights to your taste buds. Right from a bed tea to your dinner we take care of you.

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