Lava is located in Kalimpong around 6500 feet above the sea level. This place also serves as a gateway to Neora National Park. Dense green thick forests comprising of Oak and Fir trees enclose this place. This clean and green place attracts quite a large number of tourists throughout the year. This is a perfect place for witnessing the beauty of nature and bird watching. Trekking for Neora National Park starts from here. Two appealing passes of the Himalayan range, that is the Jalipa and Rechila passes can be viewed from this place. Lave is also considered to be a great picnic spot because of the natural beauty and eye catching surroundings. The extensive view of the beautiful Himalayan ranges serves as an additional charisma here. People who love to shop can get a number of unique products, for example knitted garments, studded masks and carpets that have beautiful embroidery work done on them.