Located on the way to Khecheopalri and Yuksom, near Darap Village Rimbi Waterfall is found. It is one of the popular waterfalls in Pelling and among the places to attractions in Pelling. If you want to refresh your mind and spend time away from the crowd, visit Rimbi Waterfall. The waterfall leads to the Rimbi River and is known for its recreational activities like fishing.
One of the oldest hydropower stations in Sikkim is also located close to this waterfall. First established in the early 70s, this power station supplies energy for many villa towns in West Sikkim including Geyzing, Tigjuck, and Pelling.
Rimbi Waterfall in Pelling is frequently visited by tourists and locals to spend time in nature. Also, many tourists on the way to Kanchenjunga Waterfalls, halt at Rimbi Waterfall. While on a tour in Sikkim, you must visit this attraction in Pelling for a memorable experience. Also, do not miss taking some pictures here. The backdrop is breathtaking!
Here is the information you need about Rimbi Waterfall
Best time to visit Rimbi Waterfall
You can enjoy the beauty of Rimbi Waterfalls in both summer and winter. The weather is pleasant and you can spend quality time with your loved ones in the lap of nature. It is best to avoid the monsoon season as the flow of the water is heavy and it is advised not to roam around Rimbi Waterfall.
How to reach Rimbi Waterfall
Rimbi Waterfalls distance from Gangtok is approx. 140 km. You can hire a cab or taxi from Gangtok to Rimbi Waterfalls, which will take around 4.5 to 5 hours to reach.
The most convenient way to reach Rimbi Waterfall is by taking a taxi from Pelling. Pelling to Rimbi Waterfall distance is approx. 19 km and only takes 20 to 25 min to reach.