Dooars Holiday Tour & Travel Packages

North Bengal Tourism provides budget-friendly Dooars Holiday Tour Packages together with the tour ideas for Dooars and surrounding regions of North Bengal. Apart from dooars tour itinerary, we also give you the detailed idea about the dooars tourist spots and the tour cost. North Bengal Tourism gives you a complete Dooars tour plan as per your choice. Our tour experts act as dooars tour guide and helps you to plan the best Dooars trip that covers the most attractive tourist spots of north bengal. Find customized Dooars tour packages including your stay inside the forest and relish the beauty and serenity of nature. North Bengal Tourism brings to you the best tailor-made Dooars Tour Packages that makes you explore the foremost enticing places of north bengal throughout your dooars trip.

Dooars Tour Packages: Frequently Asked Questions

Dooars, a vast region comprises of Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and Cooch Behar District of West Bengal is still yet to be explored completely and is far from the crowded bustling life. With our Dooars Tour Packages, let's explore this fascinating bucket of unending beauty and get closer to nature. Choose the right Package for your Doors Tour which exactly fulfills all your needs. Furthermore, if you are seeking a Dooars Tour Package to spend a holiday with friends or family, we offer every kind of Dooars Package Tour to satisfy all your needs. So, in order to make your tour memorable, we have gathered some of the frequently asked questions (F.A.Q.) about Dooars (which you should know before making a dooars tour plan) and tried to answer them one by one.

Q. Where is Dooars Located?

A. Dooars is located on the foothills of Eastern Himalaya in North-East IndiA. The entire districts like Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling, and Coochbehar fall under the Dooars region.

Q. When can I visit Dooars?

A. You can visit Dooars at any time of the year with our Dooars Tour Packages but September to May is the best time. During the season of summer, the weather stays charming and quite enjoyable. During Monsoon, you can see greenery all around. However, the forest of Dooars stays closed from 15th June to 15th September.

Q. How can I reach Dooars?

A. Reaching Dooars is not as hard as you think as it is a popular tourist destination of the North Bengal Region.

  • By Road: Dooars is well connected by roads with many other major cities in IndiA. National Highway 31 is the main highway of this region. You can opt for any government or private buses to reach Dooars.
  • By Air: Bagdogra Airport is the only airport in Dooars. This particular airport has a connection with various other major cities of India such as Kolkata, Mumbai, Delhi, etc.
  • By Rail: New Jalpaiguri Junction is the major railway station in Dooars. It is linked with major cities like Delhi, Guwahati, Kolkata, etc.
Q. Is Dooars worth visiting?

A. Dooars is undoubtedly worth visiting due to its lush green tea gardens, forests, wildlife, architecture, and Teesta River. Furthermore, Dooars is the hub of many wildlife sanctuaries such as Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary, Gorumara National Park, Buxa Tiger Reserve and many more. These wildlife sanctuaries are the natural habitat of many unique wild animals such as one-horned rhinoceros, tigers, deer, bison, elephants, etc.

Q. What does the word "Dooars" mean?

A. The name Dooars came from an Assamese word "Duar" which usually means "Door" in the Assamese language. It is named so as it is the gateway between India and Bhutan.

Q. What are the offbeat places to visit in Dooars?

A. Dooars is full of alluring offbeat places and they are:

  • Jhalong: Jhalong is a beautiful hamlet in the Kalimpong district of West Bengal and a popular tourist destination of our Dooars Tour Packages.
  • Bindu: Situated in the Kalimpong District of West Bengal, Bindu is another touristy hamlet to visit with our Dooars Tour Packages.
  • Jaldhaka: Situated on the foothills of Eastern Himalaya, Jaldhaka is a breathtaking valley on the bank of River JaldhakA.
  • Samsing: Samsing is a small touristy village in the Malbazar subdivision of the Jalpaiguri District.
  • Suntalekhola: Suntalekhola is a touristy village in the Kalimpong District of West Bengal. Our Dooars tour packages look incomplete without adding it in our tour itinerary.
  • Rocky Island: A newly discovered tourist destination in Dooars, Rocky Island is another attractive offbeat place to visit.
  • Paren: Located near the Indo-Bhutan border, Paren is a tiny yet picturesque hamlet and one of the most visited tourist destinations in our Dooars tour packages.
  • Mongpong: Situated just 29 km away from Siliguri and on the bank of River Teesta, Mongpong is undoubtedly an offbeat place to visit with our Dooars Tour Packages.
  • Latpanchar: Latpanchar is a newly discovered offbeat tourist destination in Dooars quite famous among the Birds' enthusiasts.
  • Jhandi: Located just 87 km away from Siliguri and 9 km from Lava, Jhandi is a must-visit offbeat tourist destination in Dooars.
  • Sikiajhora: Situated near the dense forest of Buxa Tiger Reserve, Sikiajhora is an ideal offbeat tourist destination to tranquil time with nature.
  • Odlabari: Situated just 38 km away from Siliguri, Odlabari is an offbeat tourist destination in Dooars with full of scenic attractions.
Q. How do I get to Dooars from NJP?

A. There are plenty of options you can avail after arriving at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station. From NJP or Siliguri, several governments and private buses are available to visit Dooars.

Q. How do I reach Dooars from Bagdogra?

A. Bagdogra is the nearest airport to Dooars. This particular airport is nicely linked with various other major cities of India such as Kolkata, Mumbai, Guwahati, etc. After reaching Bagdogra you can opt for any buses or public vehicles to finally reach Dooars. However, if you take any of our Dooars Tour Packages, you can directly pick you up from your landing point.

Q. What is the distance between Dooars and Kolkata?

A. The distance between Dooars to Kolkata is approximately 625 km and the average driving time is approximately 24 hours.

Q. Which type of vehicles is allowed in the forest of Dooars?

A. Private cars are not allowed to enter the forest of Dooars. Only the jeeps of the Forest Department are allowed to enter the forest. You can opt for a jeep in the respective ticket counter.

Q. When do the forests of Dooars remain close?

A. Jaldapara, Gorumara, Chilapata, Buxa forest in Dooars remain closed from 15th June to 15th September. As it is the breeding season of wild animals, entry to these forests is restricted. Moreover, forest safari stays also closed during these seasons.

Q. How to get the tickets of Jungle Safari?

A. The tickets for Jungle Safari, Jeep Safari or Elephant Safari can be obtained on the spot of the ticket counter of the Forest Department. We can't guarantee the availability of the tickets in advance as tickets availability depends on the Forest Department.

Q. Do I need any Documents to show while opting for Jungle Safari?

A. Yes, documents like Voter Id, Aadhar Card or Driving License need to show while you opt for Jungle Safari. Foreign nationals need to show their passport in order to get the permit for Jungle Safari.

Q. How many tourists are allowed in one Jeep during Jeep Safari?

A. Only six persons are allowed in a single Jeep during your Jungle Safari along with a guide provided by the Forest Department.

Q. Where can I get Elephant Safari in Dooars?

A. Elephant Safari is available at Jaldapara National Park and Chilapata Wildlife Sanctuary.

Q. Where can I get Car Safari in Dooars?

A. Many forests of Dooars such as Gorumara National Park, Chilapata Wildlife Sanctuary, Buxa Tiger Reserve and Jaldapara National Park offer car safari for the tourists.

Q. How is the weather of Dooars?

A. The weather of Dooars stays comfortable all through the years. During the season of summer, the temperature stays between 21 to 32 degrees Celsius. The winter season was the most comfortable one when the temperature ranges from 22 to 11 degrees Celsius. Moreover, during the season of Monsoon, the temperature can fall down as low as the season of winter.

Q. What is the average duration of an Elephant Safari?

A. The elephant safari is the most thrilling activity you can indulge yourself during your trip to Dooars. The average duration of an Elephant Safari is of one hour.

Q. What is the duration of Jeep Safari?

A. Jeep Safari is yet another electrifying activity you can do during your trip with our Dooars Tour Packages. The average duration of a jeep safari is about two and a half hours.

Q. Can I stay at Hollong Tourist Lodge after Jungle Safari?

A. Yes, if you take any of our Dooars Tour Packages, we can accommodate you at the Hollong Nature Resort. Now you can enjoy and have an intense Jungle Safari while enjoying the wilderness of JaldaparA.

Q. Can I get Government accommodation while having a Dooars Tour?

A. Yes, with our Dooars Tour Packages, you can stay at any Government Accommodations. We can book it to offer you a smooth stay during your Dooars Tour.

Q. Which time is the best to have a Jungle Safari?

A. You can have Jungle Safari during any specific time of the day. You will get fresh weather with clear view of the surroundings if you go for Jungle Safari in the morning. But, in the evening time, you can face visibility issues and can also miss seeing some of the wild animals.

Q. Can I add other places with my Dooars Tour Packages?

A. Sure, you can add all the nearby places of Dooars if you want to extend your tour in Dooars. You can add Darjeeling, the "The Queen of Hills" to witness a breathtaking sunrise from Tiger Hill. Add Kalimpong to witness magical weather with a stunning view of the snow-clad Mount KanchenjungA. Furthermore, you can add Sikkim and Silk Route to witness many wonders of Sikkim such as Sopholok Chardham, Tsomogo Lake, Gurudongmar Lake, etc.

Q. What type of Vehicles can you get with our Dooars Tour Packages?

A. Here at North Bengal Tourism, we offer all kinds of vehicles to fit everyone's budget. Cars like Bolero, Sumo, Xylo, Innova, Scorpio, Indica, Alto, WagonR and Swift, can be obtained for a comfortable and hassle-free Dooars Tour.

Q. Can I do Jungle Safari at Night?

A. No, you can't have a Jungle Safari at Night. As the forests of Dooars full of wild animals, it is unsafe to do a Night Safari. Even the Forest Department doesn't allow having a Night Safari.

Q. What are the activities can I do during my Dooars Trip?

A. As Dooars is full of scenically blessed attractions and distinctiveness, you can do plenty of activities during your trip with our Dooars Tour Packages.

  • Trekking: Trekking is an intense outdoor activity to do during your Dooars Trip.
  • River Rafting: Enjoy the intensity of river Teesta while indulging you in the river rafting activity.
  • Paragliding: Discover the beauty of Dooars in a new way while paragliding above this scenically blessed landscapes.
  • Photography: Photograph the memories you have gathered during your tour in Dooars.
  • Rock Climbing: Stretch your legs while climbing upon the hills of Dooars.
  • See a magnificent sunrise and sunset: Wake up early in the morning to witness a breathtaking sunrise from some of the fascinating viewpoints of Dooars.
  • Take a Jungle Safari: Take a Jungle safari through some of the prominent forests of Dooars such as Buxa Tiger Reserve, Jaldaprara and Goruma National Park and witness many wild animals closely.
Q. Is our Doors Tour Packages customizable?

A. Yes, all our Dooars Tour Packages are easily customizable. All you have to do is just contact us and let us know your preferences.

Q. How many wild animals can I see in Dooars?

A. There are plenty of wild animals you can see during your tour in Dooars. The forests of Dooars is the natural habitat of many wild animals such as Royal Bengal Tiger, One Horned Rhinoceros, Deer, Bison, Chital, Indian Wolf, Giant Squirrel, etc.

Q. What are the birds can I see in Doors?

A. Dooars is a birds' paradise as it is full of different birds. The forests and many quaint hamlets of Doors are the home of more than 100 different Bird's species of Himalayan Birds. Some of the notable birds of Dooars are Indian Pied Hornbill, Woodpeckers, Sunbird, Flycatcher, Myna, Bulbul, Pond Heron, Eagle, etc.

Q. Why North Bengal Tourism is the best while touring in Dooars or North Bengal?

A. When it comes to having a tour in North Bengal or in Dooars, North Bengal Tourism should be the only choice. Some of the reasons to choose us are as follows.

  • Huge Idea of Offbeat Destinations: North Bengal Tourism has a huge idea of offbeat destinations. So, with us, you can explore yet fully discovered places of Dooars.
  • Accommodation in Government Resorts: If you want to gain a unique experience while staying at the Government resorts of Dooars, we can book it for you. Now, stay amidst the forests of Dooars while enjoying the serenity of the lush green jungle.
  • Reasonable Tour Cost: All our tour packages come at an affordable price without sacrificing customers' comfort and satisfaction.
  • 24x7 On-trip Assistance: From the beginning to the end of your journey, we will always stay connected with you to provide you the assistance you deserve.