Rishyap Villa with Mountain View-best place to stay

Rishyap, is a quaint, romantic hamlet in Kalimpong

Rishyap is a quaint, romantic village located in the pristine Neora Valley in northern West Bengal in Kalimpong District. It is essentially a picturesque hill station situated just 4 km uphill of Lava.Rishyap Villa is situated in Kalimpong hills of a part of Neora Valley Range with view of Mt.Kanchenjunga. Rishyap is also spell as Rishop. Rishyap is located above 7000 ft from sea level. 


The breathtaking scenery, the cool breeze, the beautiful sunset and the romantic starry nights make Rishyap a very popular hill station among the people in the North Bengal. During the night one can just sit back and stare at the infiniteness of the starry sky and be mesmerized by the tranquility and magic of this hill station.

How to reach Rishyap 

From NJP railway station, Rishyap is about 110kms via Kalimpong and 120kms via Gorubathan. Distance from Bagdogra airport would be additional 10kms. It takes about 4 hours to reach Rishyap from NJP. From Kalimpong the distance is about 28kms via Algarah. As you take the main highway from Kalimpong, after Algarah a steep gravel road goes up towards Rishyap. And you should ideally take a vehicle like a Jeep to negotiate this highly bumpy gravel road.

Nearby Places-

  • Tiffindara is a viewpoint for watching sunrise & sunset and about 1.5 kms of uphill trek
  • Kolakham which is about 4 kms away. The wonderful Changey waterfall with water gushing down from high above is 4.5kms from Rishyap
  • The small Lepcha villages of Lava and Lolegaon can be reached from Rishyap by car. Lava is only 11 kms away

About Rishyap Villa Homestay-

We have 3 Triple bed Room with attached toilets & 1 six bedded dorm with two toilets

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Total 8 Rooms :-
Total Guests Accommodation :- 33
7 Rooms Mountain Facing with balcony :-
1 Room Road Side Room(Classic Triple Room) which is non view Room

1. Family Room With Garden View (6 Heads) @ 3250/-
2. Family Room With Balcony View (6 Heads) @ 3250/-
3. Double Room With Balcony View (3 Heads) @ 2250/-
4. Family Room With Mountain View (6 Heads) @ 3250/-
5. Double Room With Mountain View (3 Heads) @ 2250/-
6. Classic Triple Room (3 Heads) @ 2250/-
7. Top Terrace Room (3 Heads) @ 2750/-
8. Top Terrace Room (3 Heads) @ 2750/-
All day Meal Veg/Non Veg With Complimentary Package Drinking Water @ 650/- Per Day/Head