A well known tourist attraction in Kalimpong, Saramsa Garden was established by the forest department in 1922. Various species of fascinating orchids and unusual tropical plants of the Sikkim region are housed in this garden, which also includes different fruit trees.
A beautiful picnic and recreational spot, this place attracts tourists in large numbers. Spread over an expanse of 6 acres, this is a haven for nature enthusiasts. This garden gained popularity after the cultivation of a medicinal plant, Ipecacuanha was started here and hence it is also called as Ipecac Garden.
International Floriculture shows are also held here at regular intervals to attract the attention of tourists. In these shows, different species of flowers are put on display and offer a breath taking view to the visitors, which cannot be expressed in words. Therefore never miss a visit to this magnificent Saramsa Garden as it is worth a trip.