Situated at an altitude of 6000 ft in Kalimpong subdivision of Darjeeling hills Sillery Gaon – a pristine village is an ideal place to escape from bustling city life. Sillery – the name derived from a plant which grows in abundant in this part of the Himalayas
Sillery Gaon offers the majestic view of Mt. Kanchenjunga and other surrounding snow peaks. This small hamlet has a very few population of around 25-30 families are residing here. But now-a-days Sillery Gaon has become popular tourist hotspot. The village is surrounded by tall pine trees and the only interruption is the chirping sounds of birds. The location of Sillery Gaon is unique and from here anyone can see almost 180 degree view of the Himalayas – as Nepal on the west, Sikkim on the north and east and Bengal on its south. At a glance Sillery Gaon is a place which offers exceptional natural beauty and to lure spending some peaceful time here.