... About Shiva Khola Adventure Camp ...
Shiva Khola Adventure Camp is a serine river side property in Mahananda Wild Life Sanctury. It is 27KM away from Siliguri.Shiva Khola is surrounded by tea gardens and river named Mahananda(Mahanadi-local name). Famous Shiva temple is situated on the bank of Mahananda river. Shiva khola Adventure Camp offers Serine beauty to travelers who are looking for relaxing for a day or two besides the river.As of now we have 3 Concrete Resort Tents ,two Bamboo Cottages and two Luxury cottages with attached bath rooms.The Tents can easily accomodate 24persons.For large groups we offer temporary tents with commom washrooms.
Nowadays Shiva Khola is known as the Birders' Paradise Rufous necked hornbill is a very rare species which you can see from nearby Mahananda WLS. Among plethora of birds, the commonly seen ones include Asian great hornbills ,oriental pied hornbils, Black baza,yuhina, scaly thrush, woodpeckers, black bulbuls, ashy backed shrike, spotted eagles,common green magpie, minivets, minla, drongo, crested kingfishers,pied kingfishers, Broadbils,Dollar birds and many common and uncommon birds. Latpanchar is located 25 kms from Shiva Khola.
... How To Reach ...
From Siliguri Junction the Heritage Toy Train Starts at 9:30 am. everyday and reaches Rongtong Rail Way Satation at 11:00 am. From there you go to 10 Kms. to east through Tea gardens to reach Shiva Khola.
Also you can directly go from NJP or Bagdogra airport to Shiva Khola which will take 1 hour journey.
Altitude: 235 mtrs
Location :N 26°/52°118', E +088°/21.574'