Kolakham, North Bengal
Kolakham village, Wagtail is located down the Lava and can be reached driving through 10 Kms in the gravel road. The scenic beauty of the road is real visual pleasure as the road is curved through the dense and lash green tropical and alpine trees. If you are lucky you may come across some wild inhabitants of Neora Valley Forest.
On a clear day the majestic view of Kanchenjungha on first sunlight can be a real visual pleasure and a lifetime experience in Kolakham. The wide open view of Neora Valley and Kanchenjungha range is rewarding during your stay in Kolakham.
In clear weather, the snowy peaks of Kabru, Kabru dome, Kanchenjungha and Pandim stand out against the stretched sky.
Kolakham is a paradise for exotic bird lovers, adventure seekers, rock climbers and trekkers. Many trekking routes to Neora Valley and Sikkim originates from this small village. Even one can reach Kolakham from Lava or Rishyap by trekking. You will relish the village walks or nature trails on the picturesque landscape of the region. Expertise an exciting jungle camp at Neora Valley Park, which boasts of its superb variety of species of plants, animals and birds.
Near by attractions :
Neora Valley Forest
Accommodation rates :
Rs 1400-2000/- double bed room (EP)
Food rates :
Rs 600/- per head (Breakfast to Dinner)
Kolakham is appx. 110 Kms from NJP & 35 Kms from Kalimpong.
One can get regular vehicles from NJP.