Scenic, secluded and remote plateau in Kalimpong, Samthar Plateau is a gateway to ethnic villages of local tribes in Kalimpong. The plateau is naturally placed at an elevation of 1,400 m and is a best spot for viewing the eye catching sceneries of panoramic landscapes and the snow capped ranges in Himalayan Mountains, including the majestic Gymochen in the eastern direction and Kanchenjunga in the western direction.
This plateau is a much sought tourist location in Kalimpong. Tourists are attracted towards this plateau due to its pristine beauty, enchanting streams, imposing and cool thatched huts, exotic sceneries and panoramic landscapes. The Samthar plateau is renowned for mountain biking, nature hiking and nature explorations.