Loleygaon (লোলেগাঁও) is a hot tourist destination near Kalimpong and a Himalayan Lepcha village located around 5,300 ft. above sea level. The entire village covered with dhupi and cypress forests, fascinating Kanchenjunga view can be seen from different location of the village. You can take a day trip to Eco – Park and the Canopy Walk (a 180 mt. long wooden hanging bridge), main attraction of Loleygaon. You need to buy tickets to enter the hanging bridge, cost around ₹.25/person. Only one way walk allowed on hanging bridge, on return back by walking.
Also visit Kafer Gaon
Our associate homestay at Lolegaon (setup like any resort with all comfort) is best place to stay. Currently we have total 10 numbers of separate cottages with attached western toilet and 24 hrs. running geyser. All the cottages are spacious to accommodate your family members or loved ones. The homestay/resort gets best views of the Kanchenjunga range along with lots of greenery and nearby natural beauty.
We located just 0.5 km away from Buddha Temple, which is best point of interest at Lolegaon, sun-set point is located just walking distance from homestay. Canopy walk (main attraction of Loleygaon) or hanging bride located just 15 minutes walking distance from our homestay/resort.
Nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP) distance around 125 KM via Teesta, another nearest railway station is New Mal Bazar (NMZ). In both way aprox. H hours to reach to Lolegaon. Direct car/taxis are available from station, Siliguri & Bagdogra (nearest airport of Loleygaon).
Shared transport or share jeep available from Gorubathan to Lava then hire a car to Loleygaon from Lava. Keep in mind that road condition on this Lava-Loleygao-Ridhop route is very bad, so big cars like Bolero, Sumo or Marshal must recommended.
Loleygaon can be visited throughout the year except monsoon. Best time to visit March – May and again October – December.