Dooars is a scenic hill town located at a height range from 90 meters to 1750 meters in the midst of picturesque natural excellence loaded with stunning valleys, meandering rivers and streams, rolling hill slopes and beautiful tea plantations. The hill station of Dooars derived its name from the word ‘doors’ and forms an excursion getaways to Sikkim, North Bengal, Bhutan & the North-Eastern states. With eastern Himalayas as background, Dooars is highlight its scenic charm by sprawling meadows, cascading streams, Sal forests and calm and serene little hamlets.
What is included in the tour
- • 04 Adults / 02 NAC Deluxe Cottages at Aranya
- • Meal plan – MAP (04 Breakfast & 04 Dinner)
- • All transfer and sightseeing by 01 NAC Tata Sumo / Similar vehicle as per itinerary mentioned above (point to point basis).
- • Including GST.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Personal expenses
- Entrance fees and guide charges
- All forest related expenses
- Additional sightseeing or extra usage of a vehicle other than mentioned in the itinerary.
Gorumara & Jaldapara
- Samsing & Suntaleykhola (03 - 04 Hours)
Jhalong & Bindu (03 - 04 Hours)
Toto Para / Hollong
Jeep Safari for any of the following watch Tower / Spot
- Jatraprasad Watch Tower: Named after a legendary elephan
- Rhino Observation Point: Watch tower in front of the Gorumara forest bungalo
- Chandrachur Watch Tower: Near the Murti forest bungalow
- Chukchuki Bird-watching Point: Good for birding
- Medla Watch Tower: Open round the year
Day – 01 – Arrival Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) & Transfer to Jaldapara National Park - On arrival our representative will recive guest and assist them to transfer to Jaldapara National Park / Madarihat - It is nearly 160 kilometers and is nearly 04 hours drive at Jaldapara National Park is the center of attraction and is also geographically situated in central Dooars - Jaldapara ensures a pleasant climate round the year so it isn’t a problem even if you’ve set your visit any time of the year - The entire in eastern Himalayan region has six National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries and is famous among tourist for its Wild life and Tea tourism – Reach Jaldapara- There are two Government Lodges and few private lodges – Jaldapara Tourist Lodge and Hollong - Guest staying in here gets the first option to avail the Elephant ride and Safari – Check into hotel / resort – Night stay at Jaldapara
Day - 02 – Safari and Elephant Ride & Visit to either Totopara or Phuentsholling - Visit to Totapara (Optional) - Early morning drive to Hollong for thrilling elephant safari is organized in the early morning from Hollong - It offers the exquisite beauty of the vast grassland of Jaldapara - One can sight Indian rhinos, bison, deer, and Asiatic elephants – Back to resort for breakfast – Drive to either Totapara and watch the smallest tribe surviving near the Bhutan border or Visit Phuentsholling i.e. the first town of Bhutan rather the entry to Bhutan and back to resort – Evening stroll at the meadow near the resort or watch tower to spot wildlife - In the late evening campfire & tribal dance at the resort can be arranged (Optional) - Overnight stay at resort
Day - 03 – Transfer to Lataguri via Samsing and Suntaleykhola - Early morning Breakfast – Transfer to Lataguri - It is nearly 90 kilometers and is 2 hours drive - Visit to Samsing and Suntaleykhola on the way - The area is known for its diversified flora and fauna - Samsing is a village at around 3000 feet knoiwn for its landscape, tea gardens and the forest. It is also a gateway to Neora Valley National Park - Aivel estate is a treat to watch & Suntaley Khola is named from a stream named Suntaley - One can spot exotic species of birds and butterflies - Visitors can cherish the natural natures beauty of this hamlet - – Back to resort by 2 PM and hacve Lunch - Next to prepare for booking of Safari Tickets – Early evening (4 PM to 6 PM) Jungle safari subjected to availability of tickets - In the late evening campfire & tribal dance at the resort can be arranged (Optional) – Night Stay at Resort in Lataguri (Duars / Dooars)
Day – 04 - Local Sight Seeing to Jhalong, Bindu and Chapramari – Early morning Breakfast - Visit to Jhalong, Bindu and Chapramari in the lap of Himalaya - The area is known for its diversified flora and fauna and the scenic beauty – Jhalong is on the bank of the river Jaldhaka on the Indo-Bhutan border in the foothills of the Himalayas, on the way to Bindu - Neraly 35 kilometers and is 2 hours drive - Major attraction are scenic beauty, birds and the Water body - Bindu is the last village of West Bengal before one enters Bhutan on the bank of river Jaladhaka a natural physical boundary separating West Bengal and Bhutan - Thew place is also known for Ginger & cardamom plantations – Back to resort by 2 PM and have Lunch – Early evening (4 PM to 6 PM) Jungle safari subjected to availability of tickets – In the late evening campfire & tribal dance at the resort can be arranged (Optional) – Night Stay at Resort in Lataguri (Duars / Dooars)
Day – 05 - Departure and Transfer to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) - Early morning breakfast – Check Out Time 11 AM - Next one has to drive to Siliguri, on the way to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) (100 kilometers, 2 ½ - 3 hours) via Sevoke Coronation Bridge / Sevoke Kali Mandir – One can stop for photography of Tea Estate & Coronation bridge on the way - One can also have some refreshment if time permits - Sevoke Railway crossing some time have traffic hence its safe to reach Siliguri early - Reach Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) - Forwarding Journey