Dooars is blessed with excellent natural vibrancy which makes it a nature lover’s paradise. With the mighty Himalayas making the back drop, enriching green forestry, varied species of flora and fauna makes Dooars a one of a kind tourist attraction. You can also encounter various rivers cutting the forests in various places. Altogether, Dooars is a must visit for any traveller.
Places to Visit:
Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary
Mahanada Wildlife Sanctuary is for the lover of the wildlife. Situated at the lower regions of Himalayas in the Terai locale, it is spread across the lower catchment area of stream Mahanada. With a thick woodland cover, Mahanada homes uncommon types of creatures like one horn Rhino, Bison, Elephants, Tigers, Leopards, Sambar and Cheetals.
Samsing and Suntalekhola
81 kms from Siliguri, Samsing and Suntalekhola is a traveller’s escapade. Travellers can enjoy a fun time in two forest bungalows. With the mountains forming a beautiful Backdrop, and lush greeneries surrounding the bungalow, the place stands out as a beautiful spot in Dooars.
Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary
Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary is another lucrative spot for any traveller. This sanctuary is situated in the amidst lush greeneries with the gorgeous mountains creating the backdrop makes it a lovely quaint spot. The Sanctuary has a wide variety of animals like gaurs, elephants, leopards living on a natural habitat.
Gorumara National park is a significant public park of north bengal. It is arranged exactly at the foot slopes of eastern himalaya in terai locale, on the floodplains in murti, raidak. Jaldhaka a feeder of brahmaputra streams just close to the public park. Gorumara has blended vegetation of forests and grasslands. It is renowned for its great populace of one horned indian rhino.
Jaldapara National Park
The Jaldapara Sanctuary covers 216 sq km, is a mosaic of woods, fields, perpetual streams, sandy waterway banks and broad belts of tall grass. It contains an incredible variety of greenery of blended deciduous timberland, prairies and stream banks.
Sikiajhora is a stream which wanders through the Buxa Tiger Reserve and enters the fields of Dooars at Panialguri to meet another flashy waterway Bala, which also begins from the Jayanti Hills and Buxa Forest. Wealthy in biodiversity, Sikiajhora is home to a sound populace of birds and butterflies.
Raimatang is a little woods town inside the Buxa Tiger Reserve encompassed by transcending rich slopes of Bhutan. Its excellence lies in its blend of timberlands, slopes, streams and tea gardens. Additionally, it is on the western side of Sinchula slopes that adds to its isolation. It is found 45 km away from Alipurduar. Kalchini is the closest town.
Buxa Tiger Reserve
The Buxa Fort is one of the superb attractions of Buxa Tiger Reserve. Buxa Fort is situated at an elevation of 867 meters in the Buxa Tiger Reserve, Alipurduar. Buxa post is around 30 km from Alipurduar town and around 18 km from Rajabhatkhawa. From Rajabhatkhawa, you need to enter the backwoods and drive for around 14 km to arrive at Suntalabari. From here a trip of around 4 km will take you to the fortification.