Lava : 32 km from Kalimpong and situated at an altitude of 7200 ft. commands panoramic view of Jelep La and Rechi La passes. Short drives through dense forests from Kalimpong are tourist spots with unspoiled idyllic surroundings. Lava is the gateway to the Neora National Park. A visit to Lava Monastery and Neora Valley interpretation Center and Sangey Falls offers the glimpse of nature’s wealth.
Lolaygaon / Kafer : 56 km from Kalimpong and situated at an altitude of 5500 ft. Panoramic view of Kanchenjunga can be obtained from this point. Fabulous view of Sunrise over Kanchenjunga can be seen from Jhandi Dara. A walk in Heritage Forest will give you a new meaning of life.