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Best Things To Do in Jalpaiguri

Jalpaiguri, the largest district of North Bengal is a famous tourist destination renowned for its beautiful tea gardens, rice farms and incessant rains. The gorgeous holiday place is an awesome getaway to experience something different and appreciate the wonders of nature. If you are wishing to break the monotony from your city lives, go to Jalpaiguri and see for yourself the natural beauty it encompasses. It boasts of breathtaking landscapes far away from the crowds with greenery going as far as your sight. The place is best for nature sweethearts. The best things to do in Jalpaiguri are incredible for individuals who need to make tracks in an opposite direction from city lives for an occasion and experience something totally unique. This place is brimming with nature so individuals inspired by observing the uncommon face of nature should definitely visit.

Get closer to nature with a visit to New Jalpaiguri to have a refreshing experience. There are various things to do there which will keep you occupied for at least a day or two. Visit the Gorumara National Park to enjoy the raw beauty of nature and see up close the distinct flora and fauna. Explore the verdant tea gardens and freshly brewed tea to have a taste of one of the best tea leaves in the entire world. Some of the popular tourist destinations in Jalpaiguri are Teesta Udayan, Jubilee Park, Rajbari, Jalpesh Temple, Panchmukhi Balaji Temple, Karala riverside etc. Adventure junkies can find their love with Goecha La trek, paragliding and jungle safari in Jalpaiguri. Jalpaiguri is also close to many other prominent holiday destinations like Darjeeling, Shillong, Siliguri, Gangtok etc. Planning on a trip to Jalpaiguri in the future? No need to search any more as you can plan your vacation borrowing a little help from our already assorted list. Here are some of the best things to do in Jalpaiguri.

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    About the Activity:Quite a famed trekking destination is Goecha La, its trails go through the subtropical forest covers of bamboo, ferns and orchids and then to the forest bends of oak and rhododendron trees.You are happily invited to take a break from your humdrum and then get ready to do a 10 day trek to Goecha La, the land of vast alpine meadows.The unfiltered views of the East Ridge of the royal Kachenjunga are the reason why Goecha La is termed to be a favourite adventure spot.Yuksom, Tshoka, Dzongri, Lamuney etc are some of the principal locations you come across during this trip. Once you arrive at NJP around morning, you would be taken to Yuksom and then you are free to explore and experience the beauty shared by the regions aplenty.This particular package provides you with food, accommodation and transportation during the tour.The brief itinerary of the tour is as follows:Day 1: NJP to Yuksom(5,800 ft). 8 hrs driveDay 2: Yuksom (5,800 ft) – Sachen (7,200 ft).4 hrs.Day 3: Sachen (7,200 ft) – Tshoka (9,650 ft). 4 hrs.Day 4: Tshoka(9,650 feet)- Dzongri(12,980 feet) via Phedang(12,050 ft). 5-6 hrs.Day 5: Dzongri(12,980ft) – Thangsing (12,930). 4-5 hrsDay 6: Thangsing –  Lamuney via Kockchurang(12096 ft).2 hrs.Day 7: Lamuney(13,693 ft) – Goechala(16,207 ft) and back to Kockchurang.10-12 hrs.Day 8: Kokchurang – Tshoka via Phedang. 6-7 hrsDay 9: Tshoka – Yuksom via Bhakim and Sachen. 6 hrs.Day 10: Drive back to NJP.

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    Kalimpong
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    About the Activity:Soar through the clear blue skies while you paraglide over the scenic beauty of the north eastern tea gardens of Darjeeling. The take-off point of the flight is Dello Hills in kalimpong, one of the best view points in Darjeeling which offers prime views of majestic towering mountains. The flying trip ranges from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the wind conditions. During the flight, you will be rewarded by the awesome views of the Darjeeling peaks and its wildlife.Gliding is a weather dependent sport and it is suggested to fly in fine weather which commences from April to June and again in October. 

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    Darjeeling
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    About the Activity: Join us in this amazing trekking expedition that enables you to witness the stunning beauty of Purbikhola region. Enthral in a trip that provides you with scenic views of the surrounding hills.Hike through the dense deciduous forests which is so common in the Himalayan foothills. marvel at birds like the white cheeked bulbul and scarlet minivet which would entertain you all along the trek.Witness diversified local village lifestyles and their tradition, on your way through the quiet winding path, you will meet occasional passers from far away villages, for whom this is the only connection with civilization.  

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    Darjeeling
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    About the Activity:Soar through the clear blue skies while you paraglide over the scenic beauty of the north eastern tea gardens of Darjeeling.Take off from Lebong, one of the best view point spot in Darjeeling which offers prime views of towering mountains at sunrise and sunset. The flying trip ranges from 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the wind conditions. During the flight, you will be rewarded by the awesome views of the Darjeeling peaks and its wildlife.Gliding is a weather dependent sport and it is suggested to fly in fine weather which commences from April to June and again in October.

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    Yuksom
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    About the Activity:Fixed Departure: 02-10-2016Pack your bags to take part in this amazing 10 days long trekking to Goechala in Sikkim and enjoy the tough paths to the top of several snowy hills.Your trek starts from Yuksom, enjoy an overnight stay there and from the next day onward you will be trekking to different tourist spots.The trek will go through Sachen, Rathong river valley, Tshoka, Dzongri, Thansing, Lamuney  with challenging and moderate paths.The main attraction of the tour is the trek to Goecha La and wind up the tour after getting dropped off at New Jalpaiguri railway station.The tour is inclusive of food, accommodation and transportation during the tour.

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    Jalpaiguri
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    About the Activity:If you are a nature lover and love exploring the wildlife, then this tour is the prefect fit for you.Commence your exciting jeep safari after reaching the Gorumara National Park.Get a chance spot the wild rhinoceros and explore its habitat. Witness the myriad flora and fauna of this region as you ride through the park.Enjoy a delicious lunch before continuing the rest of the safari.You can also witness a soulful dance performance.Spot about 194 species of birds ,22 species of reptiles , 7 species of turtles and 27 species of fishes in this Gorumara National Park.End your safari after 6 hours.

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    Gangtok
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     About the Destination:The Khangchendzonga or Kanchenjunga Base Camp trek is considered to be one of the awe-inspiring treks in India. Offering some of the challenging yet delightful trails, this trek is undertaken by trekkers from different parts of the world. While for the non-adventurers this trek might sound difficult and strenuous, for the thrill mongers it is a dream come true. Geographically, Kanchenjunga and other surrounding five massive peaks are together forming the third highest peaks in the world. They are in the mighty Himalayas located in the small beautiful state of India, Sikkim. Kanchenjunga stands at an elevation of about 8586 meters and covers a large portion of Himalaya which is known to be the Kanchenjunga Himal, around 7000 meters area. The Main, Central and South are the three major sections of the peak and they are all located in touch with the borders of India and Nepal.Trekking was not allowed here initially and later when explorers started unwinding the trek routes, they could find the hidden treasures like lakes, dense forests, tribal villages, landscapes and rich flora and fauna. The massifs spans across the major boundaries of Nepal, Tibet and India and the fact is that till 1849, Kanchenjunga was considered to be the highest peak in India before the discovery of Everest and K2. The verdant meadows, quaint villages, gleaming mountains, secluded regions, snow-clad summits, gushing rivers and lakes are the prominent attractions lying on the way to the base camp. These are the simple reasons for trekkers to choose this strenuous trek to rejuvenate themselves.About the trek:Kanchenjunga base camp trekking package for 8 days is right at your fingertips to let you marvel the adorning beauty and charisma possessed by the third highest peak in the world. The trek starts at Yuksom, a tiny village in Sikkim and the first trails take you to reach Bakhim. Wait for the jaw-dropping sights of Rathong River, the evergreen fern plantations, orchids, rare birds and reach the Paha Khola Bridge and witness the high altitude waterfall and the swimming pools there. Prek Chu River views are the perks you will obtain on the first day.Dzongri trek will be the finest part of the whole trek which will let you move through the Tshoka hamlet and then comes Phedang Pass and showing you the best views of Pandim, Thenchinkhang, Jhuponu mountains. Dzongri will be your clam host for two days. It can offer you the mesmerizing sunset views and later your destination will be Bikhbari and following it would be the focus of your journey that is Khangchendzonga Base Camp. Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Darjeeling conducts some of the advanced mountaineering courses at the camps every year.  At the base, you will be able to watch the mystique beauty of Frey's peak, Koktang, Kabur and Rathong.The Kanchenjunga base camp trek reaches the point of returning to the start after the sixth day of the trek. Bakhim will offer you a free day to enjoy the sights and the reminiscence appear around. Once your reach Yuksom, the majestic Kanchenjunga base camp trek comes to an end with hundreds of beautiful memories. Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek Highlights:- Embark on this trek to enjoy the panoramic view of the neighbouring mountains - Frey Peak (5830m), Koktang (6,148m), Kabru Peak (7,412 m), Ratong, Chandra Peak and the Kabru Dome (6600m).- Make use of the chance to meet the local people dwelling in the beautiful villages.- The third highest mountain in the world offering you the best adventure possible will be in your heart forever and the trek done here is one of the greatest achievement you could get.-Tour of Sikkim tea garden will be an additional experience which lets you learn about the various kinds of teas and get the chance to return to the magnificent beauty of nature again.- A monastery tour of Sikkim can also be done to explore the cultural and traditional variations the tiny state holds.Kanchenjunga Base Camp Weather conditions:Except for monsoon and high winter, every other season is perfect for the trek to the Kanchenjunga Base Camp. During monsoon, the routes will be slippery and also the roads get blocked due to heavy rain.  When it is winter, trekking becomes impossible at times due to heavy snowfall and the roads get inaccessible also. During summer that is from May to June, the temperature would come up to 25 degree Celsius during daytime and the same comes to 7 to 15 degree Celsius at night. July to August end or mid-September is the monsoon period and it is better to avoid trekking that time. At Dzongri, during summer, the weather ranges from 7°C to 15°C during the day and at night it is from 3°C to (-2) °C.Autumn comes by September end and remains till the end of October with a day temperature of around 13 to 20 degree Celsius and night temperature dropping down to 2 degree Celsius maximum. Day temperature at Dzongri this time is from 2 to 7 degree Celsius and at night it will be from 3 to -4 degree Celsius.Quick Facts:Temperature: 10 to 15 degrees in the morning and 2 to 5 degrees at nightTrekking Distance:  90kmMaximum Altitude: 17,000ftDifficulty Level: Moderate to Difficult Starting and Ending Point: The trek starts and ends at YuksomRailway Station: New Jalpaiguri is the nearest railway station to Yuksom Airport: Bagdogra airport (160 Kms from Yuksom)Base Camp: Yuksom

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