Jorepokhari Lake is situated at Jorepokhari (Jodpokhari) village in Darjeeling District
of West Bengal
, about 18 km away from the town of Darjeeling
. This lake is home to a large number of
(a rare species of salamanders), which have chosen the lake as a place to breed. Surrounded by forests, the lake with its calm and pleasant atmosphere attracts the nature enthusiasts and bird lovers.