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Duars or Dooars
The Duars, where nature has kept her doors wide open. To the north are the east Himalayas as a natural backdrop. Duars is one of the very few places left in the country where nature is so lavish of her green facilities. The unending stretch of virgin forests is criss-crossed by the river Teesta and her innumerable tributaries. Looking like molten silver against their setting sun, beautiful motorable roads cut through the deep forests rich with wildlife. Mauve hills stand at the end of the graceful plains. The forest looks the way the unknown birds in the sing. The melody of the groves forces you to surrender the sophistries, you so carefully cultured in the city. A happy twilight will bid you retire in the cozy comfort of luxurious log cabins, and leave for you a million dreams of the glorious morrow, that is the duars. A lord that loads you with the gifts of nature.
There are a lot of places to stay in Dooars. Some are –
- Gorumara National Park
- Jhallong etc...
By Air – The nearest airport is Bagdogra Airport which is nearly 3 hours drive from eastern Duars. There is a airport in Cooch Behar already been tested by the Airport Authority of India and may be operational very soon.
By Rail – Nearest railhead is New Cooch Behar. Long distance trains to and from Guwahati, Tinsukia, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai etc are available.
By Road – Duars is well connected to all important cities of West Bengal and neighboring places of Assam and Bhutan. There is practically two roads from Siliguri to Duars and are well maintained.
This place is also called as the ‘queen of the hills’. This place is invariably a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers.
Kaziranga National Park is a Oldest and the most famous sanctuary in Assam bounded by the Brahmaputra river and the Mikir hills in the Golaghat...
Sundarban spreading over an area of 4, 120 square kilometers including water was measured to be 16,000 square kilometers some 200 years ago
Welcome to Visit North East North East Part of India is a travellers delight. North East India consists Indian states of Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim & West Bengal. Although West Bengal is officialy is not a part of North East India, but is the gateway of accessing Read More
Nathu La Nathu La pass is situated around 60 kilometers from Gangtok at an altitude of 4,310 meters / 14,140 feet. The road to Nathu La passes through the Tsomgo Lake is nearly 2 hours drive. The terms ‘Nathu’ and ‘La’ literally mean listening ears and pass respectively in Tibetan language. In 1961, Read More
Tsomgo Lake Tsomgo Lake or Changu Lake is famous tourist an attraction in Sikkim is nearly 42 kilometers from the state capital Gangtok. It is situated at an altitude of nearly 3780 meters / 12,400 feet. The Lake known as The Source of the Lake in Bhutia dialect is ideally located near the Nathu La pass. The lake Read More