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Hasimara (or Hashimara) is a small town in Jalpaigiri district.
Although a picturesque little town surrounded by tea plantations, Hasimara's main interest to travellers is the town's railway station. It is nearest rail head to the Bhutanese border town of Phuentsholing, a thirty minute journey by road.
There are frequent buses from Silguri (a three to four hour journey). All buses destined for Phuentsholing or Jaigaon make a stop here.
Nearest tourist places are in Bhutan and Rajabhatkhowa and Jayanti. Both places are attractive for tourists.