The town Jalpaiguri is one of the renowned tourist place in India. It is the part of Duars area in the foothills of Himalaya which is an ideal tourists spot. Teesta River is the main attraction of this place. Treat your eyes by walking along the river Teesta and admire its natural scenic beauty. The beauty of the Teesta River makes the tourist spell bound. The town is also famous for its tea cultivation. People visit the place just to see the tea meadow. Therefore the tea not only adds to the economy but also helps in the development of tourism.
Jalpaiguri is the best place to spend vacation with family, friends or spouse. Long reverine and the natural scenic beauty with its tea garden is the most attractive object of this place. Every year thousands of tourists visit this place. This is a perfect place for true nature lovers as one can get forest, mountain and tea garden in the same land. River Teesta enhances it beauty.
Places to visit in Jalpaiguri
Jalpaiguri Rajbari(palace)- a place with the collection of various ancient possessions. This is basically a historical place where the tourist gets to know about prehistoric era.
Children park- this is an amusement park. As it name suggests it for children but even the adults can enjoy in this park. It refreshes the mind of the tourists. Both the kids and elders can have fun in the park.
Jubilee park- it is a very composed park with varieties of trees and flowers. It has an excellent atmosphere where one can have mouthful of fresh air. It is situated far from the din of the city.
Testa udyan- this is a very beautiful place which the tourists must visit. It has a great ambience with a wonderful natural scenic beauty.
How to reach the place
By AIR Jalpaiguri does not have its own airport. therefore Bagdogra is the nearest airport of Jalpaiguri. It takes around near about 1hr approx to reach the destination.
By TRAIN The Jalpaiguri has its own railway station. Tax or cab is always available outside the station. It takes around 10-15mins to reach the station. it is well linked with different parts of the country.
By BUS Both private and government buses are available from Kolkata Esplanade terminus. It is a night journey to Jalpaiguri from Kolkata. Buses to Jalpaiguri arr more or less available from all parts of West Bengal.
Best time to visit the place
September, October and November are the best time to visit as the weather is quite pleasant during this time. As in summer its too hot and humid. Therefore the tourist must avoid visiting the place in summer.