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Jalpaiguri

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Jalpaiguri is a city in North Bengal in India.

Understand[edit]

Jalpaiguri is the largest district in North Bengal, and is bounded by Bhutan to the north and Bangladesh to the south. Nepal is also nearby. The district is famous for tea gardens, rice plantation and heavy rainfall. Small towns like Alipurdwar, Jaigaon and Birpara fall under the jurisdiction of Japaiguri district. Jalpaiguri City is the district headwaters. While the district is not a recognized tourist area, it offers a a pleasant environment, and is more relaxed than the nearby tourist destinations of Darjeeling and Gangtok.

Get in[edit]

  • Bagdogra airport is situated 50 km from Jalpaiguri. This airport has flights from Delhi,Calcutta and Guwahati.
  • New Jalpaiguri (NJP) railway station in Siliguri is 50 km away. This has trains from all over India.
  • Netaji subhash bus terminus has bus service to many places within West Bengal.
  • The North Bengal State Transport Depot...Just beside NSBT has govt bus. to Kolkata, Malda etc.
  • There also Private and Govt.Bus operating Super(1 Stop) and Non Stop Buses to SIliguri.
  • Jalpaiguri Station (JPG) is Connected to Kolkata by Teesta Torsa Express, Darjeeling Mail Slip and Superfast Intercity Exp.

Please visit these sites to know about timings and availability of these trains. www.indianrail.gov.in

  • Jalpaiguri Road Station (JPE)is connected to whole country and lies on the NJP-GHY route...however Only a few long-distance trains stop here presently.

By Taxi[edit]

A reliable way of booking your cab is to book it online. Also, you can either book a taxi from hotel or directly book one outside the railway station. There is government authorized taxi stand. ₹950/day for 8 hours. It maybe more costly to book through hotel as hotels do have their in the fares. It is better to negotiate with the driver directly or book trough some online car rental portal. Meanwhile, to visit you can find some local taxi available for your convenience.

Cars are not allowed near the Taj Complex, but the rest of Agra is easily discovered by car. Rental is available from the following companies: My Taxi India, eCabs Enterprises Car Rental and Hertz.

See[edit][add listing]

  • Teesta-Udyan
  • Jubilee Park(Teesta river)
  • Rajbari in Raikatpara
  • Jalpesh temple
  • Panchmukhi Balaji temple in Maskalaibari
  • Karala riverside in Samajpara
  • Jogmaya Kalibari in Temple street
  • Town club stadium in Hakimpara
  • Art gallery in Hakimpara
  • Tea Gardens (On the way to other towns)
  • SUBHAM the land mark of Jalpaiguri

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Pedal boat at Teesta udyan
  • Pedal Boat At Eco City

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • D'la pritam in Kadamtala.
  • Motorist Inn in Jalpaiguri-Siliguri road.
  • Street chats(puchkas,momos,jhal muri etc) at Dinbazar.

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Motorist Inn in Jalpaiguri-Siliguri road.
  • Chandni bar at highway

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Eco City, Jalpiguri Siliguri Road, 8967031657. checkin: 12noon; checkout: 12noon. Resort is cover with the tea garden all the room are AC, 24 hrs Room service, Doctor on call, Laundry,24 hrs light 500.  edit
  • Eco City, Jalpiguri (towards Assam Higways), 8967031657. checkin: 12noon; checkout: 12noon. Resort is having 15 room srounded with the tea garden Water Vally 24 hrs room service, Doctor On call,24Hrs Light, Digital Tv with the latest Dish T v in each room, each room having the A c  edit
  • Hotel D'la Pretom, Kadamtala, Jalpaiguri.  edit
  • Hotel Ratnadeep, Club Road, Jalpaiguri.  edit
  • Teesta Paryatak Abas, WBTDC Guest house, B.D.O. Office Crossing, Jalpaiguri.  edit

Get out[edit]


Routes through Jalpaiguri
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