2N KOLAKHAM, 1N CHARKHOLE
Charkhole : This place is located in the Kalimpong subdivision and 15km away from Lolegaon /Kafer and 26km from Kalimpong. The place offers a complete 360-degree view of Mt. Kanchenjunga from the mountain top of Charkhole Hill. The dense forest of towering pine, oak, fir. Cypress, the variety of rhododendrons, the sweet melody of rare birds, will accompany you throughout the journey towards Charkhole. The one and only most beautiful nature resort of Charkhole will offer you all the relaxation amid nature.
Kolakham is a small village nestled in Neora Valley Reserve Forest, facing the Eastern Himalayan peak is a booming as Offbeat Tourist Destinations in North Bengal. The place located at an altitude of 6,500ft is a paradise for nature lovers. Kolakham Nature Retreat, set amidst Oak, Rhododendron, Pine forests, and overlooking the snow-clad Himalaya, is an ideal getaway for those who wish to explore pristine mountain wilderness. During your Kolakham Tour, each morning you will wake up to the sweet melody of birds. The rooms in Retreat are sure to catch the morning sun, and large windows overlook rising green hills of oak, cedar, and pine soaring up to an Azure cloud-flecked sky. A Kolakham Package Tour is the most sought-after location for adventurous minded tourist who can take the challenge to discover the still unknown territory of Neora valley forest. The majestic view of Kanchenjunga from Kolakham village, the jungle trail in the Neora forest, the scenic beauty of Change waterfalls is once in a lifetime experience for anyone. Adventurous minded people can refresh their minds with a short trek around Kolakham.
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DAY 1: TRANSFER FROM NJP/IXB TO KOLAKHAM
Meet & greet on arrival at NJP and drive to Kolakham, a small village nestled in Neora Valley Reserve Forest facing the Eastern Himalayan peak. Your Kolakham Package Tour starts in the lap of Mother Nature. The place located at an altitude of 6500ft is a paradise for nature lovers. Kolakham Nature Retreat, set amidst Oak, Rhododendron and Pine forests, and overlooking the snow-clad Himalayas, is an ideal getaway for those who wish to explore pristine mountain wilderness and wake up to the sweet melody of birds. The majestic view of Kanchenjunga from Kolakham village, the jungle trail in the Neora forest, the scenic beauty of Change waterfalls is once in a lifetime experience for anyone. The rest of the day is free for relaxation.
Overnight at Resort / Homestay in Kolakham.
DAY 2: KOLAKHAM FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast, start for the Kolakham Sightseeing Tour.
Changi Falls - Changi, Changey, or Chaney falls just 3 km jeep drive, and 1.5 km walk down through nicely built staircases to take you to the most beautiful falls in the deep forest of Darjeeling Hills. It is the only falls in the deep forest that can be reached by tourists by jeep ride and a walk down to around 250 stairs. The dense forest of Neora Valley is full of rare tropical birds like Wagtail, Minivet, and others who’s chirping adds melody to your visit along with making it a memorable one.
Neora Valley Forest - A jungle safari by Jeep and trek inside the forest is a magnificent experience. This trip is a must to all nature lovers and bird watchers. This trip through the deep jungle is full of tropical forests, and most rare birds will make this trip a memorable one. More adventurous people can go for a Rachel Trek towards the Aritar.
Overnight stay at Kolakham.
Note: Optional trip need to take special permission from Lava Interpretation Center
DAY 3: TRANSFER FROM KOLAKHAM TO CHARKHOLE & HALF DAY SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast, proceed for the Charkhole Tour. On the way visit Lava and Rishyap. Charkhole gives an excellent 360-degree view of Mt Kanchenjunga and other peaks from a table top mountain. It is a new hot spot nature resort in this region and around 32 km from Kolakham.
Lava - The location of Lava is in the Darjeeling district and 8km from Kolakham. Lava is a small sleepy village where clouds and mists form a blanket over a green valley. A visit to the Lava Monastery and Neora valley Interpretation center offers a quick look at the vastness of nature's prosperity. This place is a paradise for bird and butterfly watchers, as it is home to a variety of tropical birds and butterflies.
Rishyap - Rishyap / Rishop is considered one of the best tourist destinations in Darjeeling. Located at a distance of 9km from Lava, Rishyap offers a splendid 360-degree view of snow-capped Mt Kanchenjunga along with Mt Kabru, Mt Kharg, Mt Pandim, Mt Simvo, and Mt Rathung. This place captivates tourists with its natural charm along with that promotes village tourism for the past ten years so they can enjoy the unspoiled natural beauty.
The evening is free for personal enjoyment.
Overnight stay at Charkhole.
DAY 4: TRANSFER FROM CHARKHOLE TO NJP / IXB
After early morning breakfast transfer to NJP / Bagdogra Airport for onward connection.