Lava is located at an altitude of approximately 2195 meters and around 32 kilometers from Kalimpong city. The place is a heaven for those who love proximity,the bird watchers and the nature lovers.
Food: You will find several good restaurants that serve delicious Indian and Nepalese cuisines.
Language: Nepali, English.
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Lava is in the winter. You will enjoy the snow and the weather remains chilly throughout the day.
How to reach Lava ?
From New Jalpaiguri (NJP) station, the visitor can avail a taxi or bus service to reach Lava. It will take around 3 hours via NH31. You can reach Lava by Kalimpong as well, but this route takes more time than the previous one.
Attractions and Activities
Lava is a paradise for nature lovers. It offers beautiful sceneries along with pleasant weather. For utilizing your time fruitfully, Lava offers Trekking, Camping for the tourists. Besides that, as Lava is near to the Neora Valley National Park, there is no shortage of birds of different habitats.
Some of the popular tourist spots of Lava are Neora Valley National Park, Lava Monastery, Rishyap, Pedong.