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Lepchajagat

Lepchajagat is one of the small forest villages near Darjeeling. The place is located in an area which has virtually nothing around it. It has got its name from the Lepcha tribes who are the residents of this area. If you wish to spend a couple of nights at the hills, in a secluded place away from the rush and crowd, then this could be a perfect option. In order to stay here the only option is the Guest House provided by the West Bengal Forest Development Corporation. The Mountaineering Institute is at a distance from the small village. One can find loads of trekking trails around Lepchajagat and can try out any of them. However, if you are planning to visit the area and try your trekking skills it is recommended to visit the place during the months of October to March. Read more about Lepchajagat