Mangpu or Mungpoo which is a beautiful hill station in Darjeeling district of West Bengal located at just 32KM east of Darjeeling. The village is very popular because Rabindranath Tagore used to stay here and his home is still there known as Rabindra Museum which is maintained by government of Bengal. If you are a big fan of Tagore, Mungpoo is a must visit place for you. You will get a chance to experience the nature during you stay as this place is also famous for Oranges which is being grown during winter season.
To reach Mungpoo, you can take two different routes. One is from NJP / Bagdora where you will have to drive through Bengal – Sikkim national highway 10. It will take around 1.30 hours to reach Rambi. From there, you will have to climb uphill for around 10KMs to reach Mangpu.
If you are travelling from Darjeeling, you can take Peshok road which wil take around an hour depending upon road condition. Here we strongly recommend consulting locals before you drive towards Mungpoo by considering road condition.