How to Reach Dooars in West Bengal by Road, Train and Flight
Here is how to reach Dooars in West Bengal by road, train and flight for that perfect offbeat getaway.
| Published: February 14, 2018 10:15 AM IST
Published: February 14, 2018 10:15 AM IST | Updated: February 14, 2018 10:15 AM IST
The eastern part of India is its most underrated tourist region. Several tourists prefer north India’s snow-clad hill stations or south India’s backwaters and temples, but there is a whole bounty of natural beauty and cultural delights in east India that has stayed hidden from the tourist eye for years. West Bengal, for instance, is home to some beautiful spots that can serve as great getaways from the hectic urban routine. One such destination is Dooars. Located amidst lush green hills of the Eastern Himalayas, Dooars is a heartwarming place full of natural beauty. From sprawling tea gardens and meadows to gushing streams rolling down mountains, there is enough to please your heart and soul in Dooars. The wildlife here is worth checking out too as it is quite peculiar. (ALSO SEE Dooars in West Bengal to get Heritage Railways Upgrade) Here are all the details on how to reach Dooars by road, train and flight.
How to reach Dooars by road
Dooars is located at a distance of 632 km from Kolkata to its north. Private vehicles as well as buses play between popular places in Dooars like the Jaldapara National Park and major spots in the state. It is well connected to prominent destinations of West Bengal like Darjeeling and Siliguri.
How to reach Dooars by train
The nearest railhead to Dooars is the Madarihat Railway station. From there, you can take a bus or private vehicle to reach the popular spots in Dooars.
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How to reach Dooars by flight
The nearest airport to Dooars is Bagdodara airport. It is located at a distance of 142 km from the Jaldapara National Park in Dooars. Here is the route:
So, for your next offbeat getaway, consider the amazing, green, natural abode of Dooars in West Bengal.