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Destination Lolegaon

Lolegaon

Lolegaon

Lolegaon (in local dialect, means a happy village) is a small tiny village, located in the kalimpong Sub Division of Darjeeling District and one of the most beautiful place in the Darjeeling village tourism. One can cover this place on foot in barely couple of minutes!!! Tourist will be blessed by a giant statue of Lord Buddha in the Eco Tourism Park when you enter Lolegaon.

In Lolegaon, you can indulge in many interesting activities, like simple jungle walks, since jungles have lot hidden treasures in them. The sunrise point Jhanidara, is about 4 km from Lolegaon and you'll be greeted with the majestic view of sunrise of Mt Kanchenjunga. The most beautiful attraction of Lolegaon is the canopy walk -- it is a dense forest with a walking trail and part of the trees have been joined together to form a 75 meter long canopy. It is a lovely walk through the forests - the chirping birds, buzzing insects and fleeting butterflies, the shades of dark and light as the sun barely made its way thru the dense forests and above all the smell of the jungle -- all will add an aroma to your entire trip and the revelations are slow and full of surprises, the idea behind a walk maybe to simply explore a trail, or maybe to get a feel of the jungle. or to climb on top of the cliff you have been eyeing for long days. Guest can follow the birds while the kids collect dry leaves for their scrap books.

At the end of the road you will discover a small town sitting on a green carpet with high walls of green mountains monitoring it from all sides. Light curtains of mists and clouds are likely to offer you a ‘mysterious’ and romantic welcome at Lava. To get romantic with the ‘love’ of your life, simply leave your luggage at the hotel room and go for a walk through the hilly trails. No matter how beautiful your better half is, Lava would keep dragging you deep inside her green heart. You might feel like breaking all shackles of your routine life and getting lost in the wild of Lava. If there is enough of daylight, you can even go for a stroll through the pine forests.

Hotels & Resorts in Lava

Sl No Hotel Name Tariff From Tariff To
1. Hotel Paradise 750.00 1200.00
2. Yankee Resort 900.00 2000.00
3. Hotel Orchid 850.00 1800.00
4. Lava View Point 1250.00 1600.00
5. Hotel Tibet 750.00 1300.00
6. Unique Inn 900.00 1300.00
7. Nwdemohotel 1200.00 1200.00

Around LoleyGaon

Lolegaon is a tiny village located on the lap of Himalaya. Enthusiast's people can enjoy nature trail along the picturesque green forest with a variety of rare specices flora and fauna. Our Guest can also go for a day trip to Lava, Charkhole, and Rishyap. Tourists can also enjoy soft trek within Lolegaon.

If bird watching is your fascination then go for a great birding walk at the Rangbang Valley or the Rachet Reserve Forest. Make good use of your binocular and zoom your camera lens deep to catch some Hill Partridges, Great Barbet, Golden Throated Barbet, Kalij Pheasant, Darjeeling Woodpecker, Drongo Cucko, Black Eagle and so on.

Charkhole : Charkhole is the latest edition in offbeat tourist destination map of Darjeeling district. This place is located in the Kalimpong subdivision and 15km away from Lolegaon /Kafer .The place offers a complete 360 degree view of Mt. Kanchenjunga from the mountain top of Charkhole Hill. The dense pine forest, a number of orange gardens will accompany you throughout the journey towards Charkhole. The one and only most beautiful nature resort of Charkhole will offer you all the relaxation amid the nature. The place offers you only the chirps of birds and unlimited relaxation throughout your tour.

Lava : Lava is a small town in Darjeeling district and 8 km from Kolakham. A visit to the Lava Monastery and Neora valley Interpretation center offers a quick look at the vastness of nature's prosperity.

Rishyap : The pictureque Rishop offers a splendid view of snowcapped Mt Kanchenjangha along with Mt Kabroo, Mt Kharg Mt Pandim ,Mt Simvo and Mt Rathung.

Climate : Summer around 5 to 20° C,winter around 2 to 10° C

Altitude : 5,000 ft

Clothing & Luggage: Travel as light as possible with least minimum clothes, toiletries and other essential commodities. The weather of Lolegaon during summer requires light woolen garments. In the winter, heavy woolen is required.

Food And Drink: Drink only bottled water. Please carry your water from Lava, Kalimpong or Siliguri or you can procure it from here also. In Lolegaon there are few shops are in the Jeep Stand area where you can buy some small food items like biscuits, chips, dry fruits, fruits etc. However, Foreign Liquors / Alcohols are not available in Lolegaon.

Health Facility & Health Precautions: It is advisable to carry specific medicines as there are no pharmacy shops in Lolegaon. Always carry a kit of the basic emergency medicines you might need for diarrhea, fever etc, l band aids and an antiseptic ointment. The nearest health facility /medicine shop is available at Lava/Kalimpong.

Card Payment & ATM: Credit/Debit Card is not accepted in Lolegaon. In Lolegaon there is also no ATM. Please carry cash for all your transactions.

Telephone / Mobile phones: All major mobile operator covers Lolegaon. However, in many occasions signals are not strong enough. It is advisable to carry mobiles phones from two different mobile service providers.

LoleGaon or LoleyGaon is a small village under Kalimpong sub division in Darjeeling district. It is just 26 Km from Kalimpong and 32 km from Lava.

Place from TO KM Approx Road Journey Time (In Hrs)
NJP Lava 115 4 Hours
Bagdogra(IXB) Lava 125 4.5 Hours
Kalimpong Lava 32 2 Hour
Lolegaon Lava 26 1.5 Hour
Rishyap Lava 7 1 Hours

By Bagdogra flight: Nearest Airport is Bagdogra (IXB). By car it will take approx 5.5 hrs to reach Lolegaon from Bagdogra.

By Train : Nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri railway Station (NJP). It will take 4 hrs to reach Lolegaon by car from NJP.

By Road: Lolegaon can be reached from Siliguri by various hired vehicle in roughly 5 hours. Nearest town - Lava, 26 Km from Lava by Jeep.

Accomodation: NatureWings offers their guests an exclusive eco nature resort, located in the best and premium spot of Lolegaon. The nature resort is located on mountain top of Lolegaon, offers the best Mountain View from Lolegaon. The resort provides all rooms with splendid view of Mt. Kanchenjunga. All rooms are provided with geyser, western-type toilet, floor carpets. Facilities for secure car parking are also available.

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