Rimbi River Waterfalls

By Mansi Karia

“There’s no better place to find yourself than sitting by a waterfall and listening to its music.”

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Encircled by rich, luscious green vegetation is the Rimbi River waterfall situated in Pelling, Sikkim. It is one of the many pleasant locations that Sikkim is endowed with.

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The visitors will never be betrayed by these falls in creating awe of its beauty and serenity.You’ll find peace in the air, in the atmosphere around as the cool breeze gushes through your body.

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The waterfalls can be enjoyed throughout the season, just being cautious during the monsoon as the water flow is heavy during the monsoon. When at this mesmerizing location, one can venture into the fall, sit on the rocks and chill with friends, family, loved ones or simply enjoy the spectacular views and get lost into deep thoughts. Close to the waterfalls is one of the oldest hydropower stations of Sikkim.

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These waterfalls are formed over the rimbi river so you’ll find people swimming or fishing in the river. You definitely shouldn’t miss Assala – a local preparation. It is a speciality dish of the area.

Reaching There

Rimbi River Waterfall is easily accessible. It’s a half an hour drive from ’The Elgin Mount Pandim, Pelling’. It is at a distance of 12km from Pelling and 5 km from Darap village. Tourists can hire any local vehicle like a jeep/bus till Darap village and a short trek can be followed from the village to the waterfall.

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Surrounding yourself amidst these waterfalls will truly lift your spirits, leaving you full of gratitude.

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