Lava is a small village at an altitude of 2,350 meters and is surrounded by virgin pine forests and often hidden in mists and clouds. This small village lies on the old trade route to Bhutan. The route to Lava gives an opportunity to enjoy a mesmerizing scenic beauty. Besides, one can visit the Nature Interpretation Centre and the beautiful monastery of Bhutanese origin.
Rishop is a Himalayan hamlet in West Bengal (2,591 m), above sea-level at a distance of just 5kms from lava. A pleasure trek of 3.5 kms can also be taken to Rishop from lava if you like adventure. It is a quiet village with a beautiful view of the snow -capped mountains. A short trip can also be taken to the beauty of Neora Valley National Park followed by a short trek in Tiffindara in a deep silent forest of pine, birch, fir & orchids. The forest has a wide range of plants and animals and the trail is quite interesting. At sunset and sunrise, the view of the Kanchenjunga is indeed captivating. The elevated podium lets you witness a 360-degree view of the Himalayan range.
DISTANCE FROM OCTAVIUS
Octavius tea resorts promises to take you through this awe inspiring experience. Lava is located at a distance of approximately 79 kms from the Nya Sylee tea estate and 48 kms from the Sylee tea estate. It takes more than two and a half hours to reach Lava from Nya Sylee tea estate and one hour forty minutes from Sylee tea estate.
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