About Lolegaon

Lolegaon / Kaffer under Kalimpong Sub-Division of Darjeeling District in the state of West Bengal, India. Lolaygaon is situated in a height of 5200fts (1700 meters) is a small Lepcha village with a population of about 5248..village known as Lolaygaon with natural beauty in rural tranquillity.  The surrounding villages are habited by local people mostly Gorkha Tribes. The source of income of local people is agriculture mainly big cardamom, live stock farming etc.  The life of hill people is very hard. This place is rich for flora and fauna. 

Lolegaon/ Kaffer some exciting short treks through the remote kalimpong village. A day trek to Samthar or Relly in the unseen lower hills can be a real opportunity to know the different aspects of lives in Indian countryside.

enjoy the glittering lights of Kalimpong town and its surroundings from each cottage at night. If the weather is clear the entire range of Kanchenjunga can be viewed whole day and night. Lolaygaon is also popular for nature exploration and bird watching in Jhandidara area.

Lolaygaon Tourism is a concept totally based on village and eco-tourism. This place is the best for those who love nature, study in the life style of local hill village people and their culture.

Sightseeings

Jhandi dara - 2kms. Away from Lolegaon, hear wonderful views of the sunrise and reflection of Mount Knachanjunga on the north can be seen.

Canopy Walk - (Hanging Bridge):- Walk able distance from the Resort. This unique Canopy Walk (Hanging Bridge) inside the Heritage forest will be a thrilling experience to the visitors. The canopy walk is created by human being , but the Heritage forest where the canopy walk is installed is the rarest of rare.

Nature park – in a walk able distance, there is a nature park inside the forest, near by Lolegaon  taxi stand.

 

Sunset point – There is one sunset point. After travelling in a vehicle for 10 minutes up to Zero point and  about 15 minutes  climb up (on foot) or can be walked the entire journey in 30 minutes a panoramic view of setting sun can be seen. Those who are not interested or unable to go to the subset point, a view of sunset can be viewed from the cottages itself.