Kafer is a small village situated at a distance of 55 km from Kalimpong in West Bengal. The place is just a stone's throw away from Lolegaon. Perched at a height of 5500 ft above sea level, the village is mostly inhabited by the Lepchas. The prime attraction of the place is its calm, serene and pollution-free environment. At Kaffer, you can relax yourself and listen to the chirping of birds while treating your eyes with the mesmerizing natural views of the place. Kafer also offers its visitors a panoramic view of Mt. Kanchenjunga and other snow-capped peaks. Altogether the village serves as a perfect getaway for those who wish to experience unspoiled nature at its best.

Kafer Village

How to Reach

Trains are running from Sealdah, Howrah and Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri. Auto rickshaws ply from New Jalpaiguri to Siliguri. Kaffer is 124 km from Siliguri. Hired cars are available from Siliguri to reach Kafer (about 1 km from Lolegaon). You can also visit Kafer from Kalimpong (55 km) and Lava (24 km).


Kafer Homestay. Tariff: Rs. 1350-1450 per person including food and stay. Tel: 8759909225.
Resort Tree Fern. Tariff: Rs. 1800. Tel: 9932371313, 9832375903.

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