Welcome to KOLAKHAM HOMESTAY near LAVA.
Kolakham is a very small hemlet in Kalimpong district of the state of West Bengal. Kolakham is situated in Neora valley national park an average altitude of 6500 ft. Kolakham is most unexplored place in North bengal. This is very near by Lava, Rishyap and Lolegaon. The view of Mt.Kanchenjunga from Kolakham is very majestic. Kolakham is perfect place for all adventure and nature lover.
How to Reach
The nearest airport is Bagdogra which is 117 km away from Kolakham. By car, it will take 4 hrs from Bagdogra to Kolakham via Lava and the nearest railway station is the new Jalpaiguri [NJP] which is 110 km away from Kolakham. It will take 4.30 hrs from Njp to Kolakham via Lava.
Double bed / Triple bed / Four bed accommodation
6 rooms available
No. of people
Up to 20 people accommodation
Daily rate from
INR 1000/Head/Day **[With food & lodging]
If you want to see clear Kanchanjunga then the best time to visit is from October to February. and if you want to go to the mountains to get relief from the heat of the city, then the best time to visit Kolakham is from March to may. Kolakham can be visited throughout the year. The mountain can be enjoyed in different ways at different times.
March to May [Summer]- Temperature 15 to 28 degrees
June to Aug [monsoon ] – Temperature 12 to 25 degrees
Sep to Oct [autumn]- Temperature 10 to 20 degrees
Nov to Feb [winters]- Temperature -0 to 10 degrees
Kolakham height is 6500 feet above sea level.
The distance between NJP to Kolakham is 110 kilometers.
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Nice stay and wonderful hospitality
Very nice place to stay. Good service and very good behaviour of people around.
Very nice service and Kanchenjunga view from the homestay is awesome.
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Best service, tasty food, and a great location of the homestay.
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It is a very good place to stay. Perfect view.
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