Far from the madding crowd, Rishyap is the ideal place to be in. At an altitude of 8000 ft., the small lepcha village can be reached by 4 Km. trekking route through the forests from Lava. You can enjoy splendid vistas of nature walks in the surrounding areas and invigorate your senses with the changing colours of the KUNCHENJUNGA as it unveils its exhilarating beauty. You can also trek to TIPINDARA (8,500 ft.) to behold the astounding views of the KUNCHENJUNGA and the other peaks of GUICHA, GUICHALA, KABRU, PANDIM, SIMVO, SINIOLCHU etc.