On the way from Mirik to Darjeeling lies a town of untouched natural beauty called Jorapokhri. The presence of a couple of lakes in this area gave rise to the name of this place Jorpokhri.. As the name suggests, the center of attraction for tourists due here are the lakes located on top of a hill. Apart from the Namthing Lake of Latpanchar-Shittong area, this is the only other place in the region where you might get a glimpse of Himalayan Salamander, a highly endangered species of reptile.
Bagdogra is the nearest airport ( 97 Km).RAIL
Nearest rail head is New Jalpaiguri (94 Km).ROAD
16 kms from Darjeeling and 85Kms from Siliguri.