Lepchajagat is a picturesque Lepcha village sited close to Sukhiapokhari located on a hill slope covered with rhododendron an oak forest , Lepchajagat offers a rich diversity of nature. It is located at an altitude of 6959 Feet. As the name suggest it is said to be the world of Lepchas. At present it is the reserved forest area under the West Bengal Forest Development Corporation (WBFDC). Lepchajagat offers mesmerising view of Mt. Kanchenjunga covered by the rich forested area far from the hassle of daily life and has become a safe haven for the tourists who are looking for solitude amidst the wildlife. The best time to visit lepchajagt is during summer season.

How to reach Lepchajagat

By Flight

The nearest airport to Lepchajagat is Bagdogra which is approx. 72 Km. Rented cabs are available outside the airport.

By Road

Lepchajagat is well connected to roads and has bus services from Darjeeling, which is approx 22 Km.

By train

New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) is the nearest railway station which is approx 75 km from Lepchajagat. Rented Taxis and shared vehicles are available outside the railway station.