Pelling is known for its panoramic view of the snow – capped peaks of the Himalayan range like mount Koktang, mount Kumbhakarna, mount Rathong, mount Kabru, mount Pandim, mount Narsing, mount Sinialchu, etc. The treat is to watch the greatest of all mount Kanchenjunga. Pelling is nearly 135 kilometers from Siliguri and 125 kilometers from Gangtok by road. The monastery, forested area, lakes and near by tourist spot are quite enthralling. It is rich in history, nature and culture. It is situated at an altitude of 6,800 feet. Pelling offers numerous options like leisure walks, treks, safari, mountain biking, birding and even home stay. Places of interest near Pelling are Yuksom, Hee Bermiok, Darap, Ravangla, Rinchenpong and other places. Khecheopalri Lake, Rock Gardens, various waterfall, Dentam, Pemayangtse and Sanga Choeling monastery, Kanchendzonga falls are the local attraction.