Neora National Park
Neora Valley National Park is situated in Kalimpong. It was established in 1986. It spreads over an area of 88 square kilometres and it is one of the richest biological zones in the entire Eastern India. It is the land of the elegant red panda. Much of the park is still inaccessible, making it an adventurous place for the nature lovers. The forests consists of mixed species like rhododendron, bamboo, oak, ferns, sal, etc. The valley also has numerous species of orchids. Mammals reported from this area are Indian leopard, five species of civet, black bear, sloth bear, golden cat, wild boar, leopard cat, goral, serow, barking deer, sambar, Himalayan flying squirrel and thar. The most exotic of all is Red Panda.