Lepchajagat (লেপ্চা জগৎ) a tiny
Lepcha village in Darjeeling district of WestBengal, distance from Darjeeling
town is 14 K.M. Now at a day’s Darjeeling is overcrowded with hotels, cars and
so many tourists from all over the globe. Nature lover tourists are looking for
a nice, peaceful and calm destination near Darjeeling, and Lepchajag is ideal
for them. Also Lepchajagat can be your weekend destination, spend one or todays
in Lepchajagat, it will be your life time memory.
Lush green Dhupi forest gone through mountain steps,
another side covered with Silver far forest and rhododendron. Comfortable and
pleasant weather stays here all around year. Nearby areas can be visited on
foot, take a short walk to beautiful pine forest surrounded by Dhupi forest. Jorepokhri
can be visited from Lepchajagat within a halh day trip.
Homestay Double Bedded Room
View from Homestay
Our associate having 3 Rooms with all basic facilities
like satellite cable television, hot water facility, homemade food, and kitchen
facility, breathtaking views of Mt. Kanchenjunga and Darjeeling town from
balcony and rooftop. Tariff starts Rs.1,400 per head per night with food including
Bed Tea, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Another associate property has 8 comfortable, clean
rooms along with all modern facilities and attached bath. All rooms are unique
and have superb forest and mountain views from balcony. Tariff starts Rs.1,200/
per person per day including food. Home cooked food served including Bed Tea,
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Bengal government’s Forest Development Corporation Rest house is good
accommodation option at Lepchajagat, double bedded suit and four bedded family
rooms are available.
Guest Review: “It
was a nice trip & got a good hospitality there. Thank you very much.” - Mr. Dipanjan Majumadar, Siliguri.
connected with Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Mirik, Gangtok by motor able road.
Nearesest railway station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP) well connected with all major
Indian cities. Darjeeling mail, Uttarbanga Express, Saraighat express,
Kanchenjunga express and Teesta-Torsa express connects with Kolkata. Hill cart
road goes to Darjeeling via Ghum Railway station, take left turn to Lepchajagat
from Ghum, and this road goes to Sukhiapkhti, Mirik and Manebhanjan.
Nearest and only airport of North Bengal is Bagdogra
airport, well connected with Kolkata and all major cities.
Book an exclusive car to Lepchajagat directly, cost around
Rs.3000/ from NJP of Bagdogra airport. Also you can get a shared jeep up to
Ghum from Siliguri, then wait for another shared jeep for Lepchajagat towards
Mirik, Sikhiapkhri etc, or book a car to Lepchajagat from Ghum and bargain for
rate as much as you can.
Lepchajagat can be
visited all around the year, monsoon is an off season for this are, you can get
extra discount at rainy season. The entire area covered with lush green vegetation
and pine forest in monsoon.