Located at the foothills of Himalayas is the gateway to both Sikkim and Bengal, the small, pleasant city of Bagdogra. The city is known for its waterfront, with river Teesta flowing through it. The city is quite famous among adventure junkies to satisfy their adrenaline rush with a taste of river rafting.
Bagdogra is cradled between the mountains and presents you an opportunity to relax in the lap of nature, away from the rushing world. The pleasant climate and stunning mountains will make you want to visit again and again.
What Bagdogra has to Offer?
The place brings to you a chance to escape into the mountains for a few days, to nurture your soul with the serene aura of the Himalayas and the beautiful voice of the Teesta. Here are a few things that you can explore during your stay:
The Himalayas in themselves are a full package of mystery, adventure and beauty served together in a single spoon, ready to feed the inner adventurer inside of you.
Nature and Forests
Bagdogra has a number of natural escapes. Be it forests, waterfalls, parks or gardens, the place is a complete natural beauty at its best. The Madhuban Park, Surya Sen Park, Sandakhpu trek and Coronation bridge are a few must-visit places.
Bagdogra is one of the favorite river rafting destinations in the world. Rafting is on every person’s adventure bucket list and Bagdogra has a number of rafting spots.
There are a number of boating clubs around the city. You can traverse into the waters of river Teesta and explore its beauty. Sunsets are even more delightful when viewed from the middle of a river.
Although the city has a number of eating outlets but the Airport restaurant is a must-try. Their chicken cutlets are an absolute delight.
Bagdogra is the focal point of some of the most adventurous and beautiful road trips in the world. The joy of driving in the valleys of Himalayas is an absolute pleasure. Some of the famous road trips are Bagdogra to Darjeeling, Bagdogra to Gangtok and Bagdogra to Jaigaon.