Dooars Tour - Gorumara & Jaldapara Tour Package for 3 Days

Tour ID - NBTHP0025

Destination: Dooars

Duration: 2 Nights 3 Days

Theme : Govt. Accommodation

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Dooars, situated in the outer baseline of Eastern Himalayas are the alluvial floodplains of North East India. Endowed with rich flora and fauna, Dooars with its thick wooded forest and surreal beauty has attracted travelers from far and wide. In our 3 Days Dooars Tours Package we will take you to an adventurous journey while lodging in the famous nature resort of Dooars. Beckon the beauty of emerald green forest of Dooars in Jaldapara Jungle Safari where you get to spot the exquisite wildlife. You will also be spending a night in South Khayerbari and catch the glimpse of Bhutanese culture in Phuentsholing.

All the activities, resorts and destinations of our 2 Nights and 3 Days Dooars Tour Package itinerary are carefully handpicked by our expert team to give you an authentic experience of holidaying in Dooars in 3 days.

Dooars Tour - tentative Pickup and Drop Points - Bagdogra Airport, New Jalpaiguri Rly Stn, Jalpaiguri Road Rly Stn, Mynaguri Rly Stn, New Mal Rly Stn, Hasimara Rly Stn, Alipurduar Rly Stn, Siliguri Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus, P C Mittal Bus terminus.

On arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport, you will be greeted by our officials and then transferred to your Gorumara Government Forest Resort. In Dooars Tour Package you will enjoy thrilling elephant ride and soothing tribal dance to charge you up for the next day. Gorumara is a verdant National Park of Dooars famous for housing a large number of Asiatic Rhinoceros. It is an overall journey of 2 hours with an approximate distance of 73 km. Check into your resort and freshens up. In the evening enjoy the exquisite tribal dance. Overnight stay in Gorumara.
Dooars Tour Packages Special Tips - about Gorumara: Gorumara National Park is a mix of tropical forest, bamboo groves, terrain grassland vegetation and tropical riverine reeds. Sal, common teak, sirish and simul are the major big trees of this forest. In Gorumara national park 50 species of mammals, 194 species of birds, 22 species of reptiles, 7 species of turtles and 27 species of fishes are available other then macro and micro fauna. Among mammals one horn rhinoceros, Indian Gaur, Asian elephant, sloth bear, Chital, Sambar are the big animals. Among small animals barking deer, hog deer, wild boars are important. The only big cat available in this forest is leopard. Other than these civets and mongoose can be found. Giant squirrel is another habitant of this national park. Rare hispid hare is also been sighted in this forest.

After an early morning breakfast check out from your resort at Gorumara. We will drive you to your Government Cottage in South Khayerbari. South Khayerbari, situated on the banks of river Torsha, is an animal Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre of North Bengal. It is also known as Leopard and Royal Bengal Tiger Rescue Centre. With an approximate distance of 81 km it is an overall 2½hours ride to reach South Khayerbari from Gorumara National Park. Check into your resort and freshen up.
After lunch we will drive you to Phuentsholing (Bhutan). Located beside the bustling town of Jaigaon (India), Phuentsholing (Bhutan) is the southern border town of Bhutan. It is an overall 2 hours ride from South Khayerbari to reach Phuentsholing with an approx distance of 50 km. The first thing you will notice in Phuentsholing is the vibrant Bhutan Gate which is painted with bright color and has carving of Thunder Dragon. Here you can exquisite destination like Amo Chhu Crocodile Breeding Centre and wish fulfilling monastery Karbandi. In Phuentsholing you can also learn more about the traditional beliefs and ethics of Bhutanese Culture. Return to your resort after the wonderful sightseeing. Overnight stay at South Khayerbari.
Dooars Tour Packages Special Tips - about Bhutan: Present King of Bhutan is Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck. The currency of Bhutan is Nu almost equal to Indian Rupees. In 1907 Wangchuck dynasty was established. Trongsa Penlop Ugyen Wangchuck was the first hereditary king of Bhutan. He was the first Druk Gyalpo or the 'Dragon King'.

After an early morning breakfast, check out from the resort and proceed for the Jaldapara Jungle Safari. Jaldapara is located at a 20mins driving distance from South Khayerbari. The Jungle Safari in Jaldapara is one of the most prominent attractions of Dooars region. Being the home of one-horned Rhinoceros and Bengal Florican, the rich biodiversity of Jaldapara National Park will leave you awe-stricken. Every year from 15th June to 15th September Jaldapara remains close and during this time you cannot go for Elephant Safari or Jeep Safari in Jaldapara. After exploring the less trodden part of Jaldapara bid adieu to Dooars and proceed towards New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport. It is an overall ride of 3hrs with an approximate distance of 122km. If time permits you can have some refreshment on the way to New Jalpaiguri/ Bagdogra. After reaching New Jalpaiguri/ Bagdogra your 2Nights and 3Days Dooars Tour Package will come to an end with sweet memories.
Dooars Tour Packages Special Tips - about Jaldapara: 30% of the forest is covered with Savannah and tall elephant grass. Among trees sal, khair, sishu, simul, sirish are the main contributors of this forest. Jaldapara is mainly known for one horned rhinoceros. There are about 20 species of mammals, 240 species of birds, 8 species of fresh water turtles available in this forest. Among mammals' rhinoceros, elephant, leopard, sambar, barking deer, spotted deer, hog deer, wild bores and Indian gaurs can be seen. Bengal florican one of the rarest species of bird is found in this forest. Other birds like crested eagle, fin's weaver, jungle fowl, peafowl, partridge, lesser pied hornbills are inhabitant of Jaldapara National Park. Python, monitor lizard, krait, cobra, and gecko are important habitat among reptiles. Some rare species like the hispid hare and the hog-badger are also found in Jaldapara National Park.

Inclusions

  • Pick up and Drop Ex - New Jalpaiguri Railway Station/ Bagdogra Airport.
  • Reserved Car for Transfer and Sightseeing.
  • All sightseeing as per the tour itinerary.
  • All Taxes, Permits etc.
  • 1 night accommodation at Government Resort in Gorumara.
  • 1 night accommodation at Government Resort in South Khayerbari.
  • Meal Plan - AP (All Meals).
  • Elephant Ride and Tribal Dance at Gorumara National Park.

Exclusions

  • Any personal expenses.
  • Any other not mentioned in includes Para.
  • Gorumara is a National Park since 31st January 1994
  • Gorumara National Park covers 79.9 square km area
  • There are 7 watch points in and around Gorumara
  • Yatraprasad Watch tower is named after an elephant of forest department
  • Khayerbari Leopard Rescue Centre is a part of Jaldapara National Park
  • Jaldapara is a National Park since 2012
  • Jaldapara National Park covers 216.51 square km area
  • Jaldapara has second highest rhinoceros population in India after Kajiranga, Assam
  • Try to not make sounds inside forest
  • Do not wear bright or fluorescent color inside forest
  • Avoid smoking inside forest
  • Avoid using deodorant or perfume inside forest for your own safety
  • Please do not throw plastics (including lozenges wrapper or empty packets of chips) here and there. Use garbage bin.