Kaffer Gaon or Kafer village (কাফের গাওঁ) is
a less known hamlet near Loleygaon (located about 5 K.M downhill) from here
you can witness an uninterrupted view snow caped peaks of Mount Kanchanjhanga. The Kafir village which
is a forest range located around 45 K.M from Kalimpong. It is a very suitable
place where you can enjoy holidays, relax mind and body in a cool and calm
atmosphere with your family. The Kaffer village is surrounded by lush green
forest and thick jungle of other different varieties of plants, trees, herbs etc.
It is like a hidden
paradise in the lap of the mountains. Kafir is just 5 km away from
Lolegaon, a famous tourist destination in Kalimpong district. A
spectacular view of Kanchenjunga can be seen from the homestay. There
are aprox 30 families in the village, they mainly cultivates, It is
cultivated in 100 percent organic way. There is a forest next to it,
There are also specific view points to see the sunrise and sunset.
Kafer village offers fabulous view of sunrise in the eastern horizon of Bhutan
and plains of Dooars and the panoramic view of full range of Kanchenjunga and
its sister peaks covered with saffron colored sun rays and a beautiful view of
Kalimpong town. The sunset also will be a glorious moment forever which can be
seen from this village.
A fabulous view of sunrise
and sunset are can be seen from here, Kafir village suitable for spending time
in a secluded environment surrounded by lush green forests around.
Canopy Walk – a hanging bridge is in the middle of a
forest is one of the main attraction of nearby. Only 5 person can ride/walk on
the bridge at a time and this is one way bridge.
Kafer Homestay & Room 3600 view: Link 1 Link 2
Visit also Pabong
Kaffer Village Homestay is one and only
accommodation at Kafer village (find us on Google Map), our associate homestay located about 5 Km.
downhill from Loleygaon near G.P.Office. Cozy and comfortable rooms and
cottages are available for guests with a beautiful wooden interior and
furniture. Also we serve homely cooked traditional/Bengali cuisines.
Kafer Homestay contact number 79081 12610
Tea Time 6.00
A.M – 7.00 A.M
A.M – 8.30 A.M
P.M – 02.00 P.M
P.M – 06.30 P.M
P.M – 9.30 P.M
Tariff (Updated on Jun 2019)
Rooms (Main building)
₹1,650/Person with all meals (Incl. TAX)
₹.1,800/Person with all meals (Incl. TAX).
Child Policy: up to 3 yrs complementary, 3 - 8 yrs 50% of tariff & above 8 yrs full tariff.
Roasted Chicken: ₹.400/K.G
Music System: 600/group
Note: Order must be placed within 3.00 P.M (above rates updated on Jan 2021)
Nearest airport is Bagdogra (IXB) and nearest railway
station is New Mal Jn. (NMZ) another nearest rail head is New Jalpaiguri (NJP),
these are well connected with rest of India. Direct car/taxis are available up
to Kaffer Village from Bagdogra airport, NJP and Siliguri (125 K.M), it will
take around 4-4.5 hrs. to reach. Shared taxis/jeeps are available up to
Kalimpong only from Siliguri.
The village located just 45 K.M away from Kalimpong and
may take around one to one and half hour to reach. Another alternate route to
Kaffer Village via Lava, distance around 60 K.M.
From NJP/Siliguri Rs.4,000
From New Mal Jn/Mal Bazar Rs.3,500
beautiful Kafer village can be visited throughout year except monsoon due to heavy
rain and sometimes for bad road condition. But March - June and again mid September to late December is best season to visit kaffir Gaon village and homestay.