Mirik, just 33 kms from Lepchajagat is the famous Sumendu Lake also known as Mirik Lake. Surrounded by pine forests, this emerald lake overlooking Mt. Kanchenjungha is very popular with tourists. You can take long walks around this lake skirting your way through pine forests or enjoy a horse ride with your kids. Boating on this tranquil lake is another great experience. You can also visit nearby Bokar Monastery for its fabulous paintings and shrines.