Where to stay at Lamahatta-
Homestay is an eco-tourism Destination. Lamahatta the roadside mountain village with its vast stretching forests of Dhupi & Pines, and the magnificent views of the peaks and rivers around is now an important tourist eco-tourist designation in Darjeeling. As per the folk story – Before independence some buddist monks (lama-in nepali) used to stay at this place, when lot of monastery were constructed the monks were resettled in the monastery. So hence the name of the place lovingly was called as LAMA â€“ HATTA ie Lama â€“ meaning – Buddhist monk, hatta â€“ meaning – hut. It is a serene, quiet and a romantic tiny village near Darjeeling, It’s ideal for honeymooners, or who would like to spend some quiet and intimate time with the nature. Lamahatta is located at an altitude of about 5,700 feet and at a distance of 26kms from Darjeeling hill town. The prime attraction of Lamahatta is its untouched natural beauty. The magnificent Kanchenjunga mountain range and the Teesta river adds to the beauty of this place. A number of trekking route are also there at Lamahatta. Nearby places:- You can enjoy Takdah, Tinchuley and Lamahatta a Day Trip from Darjeeling. Nawang Home Stay Lamahatta Price: Rs 1500/ day / head with food.