Sandakphu is located in the region of West Bengal at an altitude of 12,000ft. It is known as the highest peak in the state of West Bengal. Sandhakhu means “Height of the poison plant”.It is named after the plants that grow near the top. The best view of Kanchenjunga, it is also known as sleeping Buddha. On a clear day, you can easily spot Mt Kanchenjunga (3rd highest peak in the world), Mt Everest(the highest peak), Lohatse(south peak) and Makalu. The scenic wilderness and wildlife of Singalila National park has a numerous fascinating Birdlife, animals, and flora will stun you with its diversity.