Best time to visit: April-June and September-December.
Culture: Silliguri is the city of Marwari, Bengali, Bihari and Nepali people who living happily. Marwari's, Punjabi's, Bihari's, Gorkha's and Bengali's are now the most prominent communities in Siliguri. Hindi, Marwari, Bengali and Nepali are common language of Silliguri. People of other places are come here in search of work.
Food: Fish, meat, jackfruit potato vegetable, Roshogolla, Chomchom, Kalojam, Aloor Chop, Beguni, Kati roll, and phuchka.
Highlights: ISKCON Temple, Shopping Centers, Science City, Wild Life Sanctuary, rain forests of Dooars, Jaldapara and Gorumara sanctuaries, tea plantations, Consumer Goods Market, Hong Kong Market and Salugara Monastery etc.
Top Hotels: Royal Sarovar Premiere, Hotel Sinclair’s Siliguri and Hotel Apollo Hotel Dolly Inn.
Shopping: Traditional handicrafts, Darjeeling tea, woolen garment, electronic goods, cane ware – letter racks, sofas and inexpensive Chinese product.
Climate: Month of December to February is the winter season in Siliguri. Temperature range is3°C to15°C in winter season, winter season are relatively cool. The dense fog with light rain is the feature of winter season in Silliguri. The month from May to mid-July is the hottest months when the temperature can soar to almost 35º C. In Siliguri monsoon season starts normally during the second week of June and can last up to September.
How to Reach
By Air: Bagdogra airport, about 15 km away is the International airport in the region. Daily flights are available for the state capital Kolkata, New Delhi, Guwahati, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangkok and Paro.
By Train: Siliguri Town, Siliguri Junction and New Jalpaiguri are three important railway stations in silliguri. Radhikapur New Jalpaiguri DEMU/75707, BALURGHAT-NEW JALPAIGURI DEMU/75709, and New Jalpaiguri Alubari Road Siliguri DMU/75706 are some train from Bagdogra to Silliguri.
By Road: National Highway no. 31 and 31A passes through Siliguri. In a recent national level project of building a golden quadrangle linking the major cities of India the NH 31 has been converted into a four way expressway.
Duration: 7 Nights/08 Days
Places to visit: Bagdogra - Darjeeling - Gangtok - Siliguri - Kalimpong - Bagdogra.
Day 01: (Bagdogra - Darjeeling)
On arrival at Bagdogra Airport, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred to Darjeeling. Check into a hotel and spend the day at leisure.
Day 02: Darjeeling
In early morning move forward for a sunrise tour to Tiger Hill. After a magnificent sunrise view more than Kanchenjunga return to hotel. Relax and refresh and take pleasure in your breakfast at hotel. A complete day tour to Darjeeling. Places to visit: Ghoom Monastery, Aloobari Monastery, Tea Gardens and Dirham Temple.
Day 03-04: Darjeeling - Gangtok
Immediately after breakfast generate to Gangtok, the funds of Sikkim. Examine right into a hotel and invest the day at leisure.
Day 05: Gangtok
Right after breakfast departs for any tour to Gangtok. Also pay a visit to Tashi Watch Stage for magnificent views of Kanchenjunga along with other snow ranges.
Day 06: Gangtok - Siliguri
After breakfast drive to Siliguri. Check into a hotel and refresh yourself. Move forward for sightseeing tour to Siliguri. Also check out ISKON Temple Coronation Bridge. Also visit important places. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Siliguri - Kalimpong
Taking breakfast, proceed towards the Nursery of Himalaya- kalimpong. After relaxing a bit, leave to get a nearby sightseeing tour to Kalimpong. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Kalimpong- Bagdogra
Your tour concludes on this day. You will be transferred to Bagdogra.