Know About splendid, Exotic and eventful vacation at Siliguri, West Bengal – Siliguri Tour & Travel Guide

Siliguri, the city of tea gardens and most famous commercial city of eastern Indian state west Bengal. City is the prime trade center for the Nepal, Bhutan and most of northeast of India. being a commercial place city have a constant inflow of business class visitors.

Scenic city Siliguri is situated very close to dense forests and hills. Siliguri works as the gateway to exotic, mysterious but picturesque tribal northeast states, Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh. City is attracting number of tourist matching with a most visited popular travel destination. Commercial city Siliguri offers enough to attracts tourist as the city best place for leisure and relaxation.

Siliguri is the gateway to exotic and quite unexplored travel destination of north east India so naturally there are good number of hotels to accommodate huge tourist crowd. It is a fact that Siliguri hotels are not as the hotels of metros but it does not means that city hotels are lacking in providing comfort or any of the modern amenities.

This is common myth that being a on the way halt to north east India this place don’t have other tourist attractions, as on the list of tourist spots of Siliguri you will find beautiful places like Boat Club, Madhuban Park, Monkey Point and Teesta view Point etc .  Shopping experience at Hong Kong Market is highly thrilling and enjoyable tourist activity of the tour.


Vital Tourist Information : Siliguri

Location :
Siliguri city is situated on the banks of river Mahananda in the foothills of Himalaya in the West Bengal state with the boundaries Kurseong on the north, Bangladesh on the south, Jalpaiguri on the east and Nepal on the west.


Near By City : Kolkata


State : West Bengal [India]


Famous as / For :
Gateway to Spectacular Northeast India - Commercial City


Weather & Climate :
Siliguri have pleasant charming climate through out year baring the rainy season and peak of winter.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 37°C Min. 19°C
Winter : Max. 24°C Min. 3°C.


Best Time to Visit :
April to Mid-June [due to summer holidays in schools in India] and Mid September to Mid December is the best time for perfect Mountain Views.


Spoken Languages :
Bengali - Hindi - Nepali - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Most of Siliguri hotels are serving Vegetarian, Non-vegetarian, Indian, Chinese, and Mughlai cuisines.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Being an important trade center of area Siliguri offers ample opportunities for tourist shopping. One can look forward for purchasing local handicrafts along with all modern products. Hong Kong Market is good place to purchase foreign & imported goods at reasonable price.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Tourist Spots : Boat Club - Hong Kong Market - Madhuban Park - Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary - Monkey Point - Teesta view Point
Religious Places : ISKCON Hare Krishna Mandir - Kali Mandir - Salugara Monastery


How To Reach Siliguri West Bengal [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Siliguri have effective links for the train journey. New Jalpaiguri is the nearest rail station and connected with Kolkata, Guwahati and many other cities by super fast and express trains.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
National highway 31 is serving for the road travel to Siliguri. A very good bus service is available from Kolkatta for reaching here. As the Siliguri is gateway to northeast , Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh so roads are squaring up here.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Siliguri is on the domestic air travel route with its own airport Bagdogra [hardly 15 km from city heart] and daily multiple domestic flights from Delhi, Kolkatta and other air terminus.