Bagdogra, a small and tranquil town located in the northern part of West Bengal is a gateway to the famous hill station, Darjeeling. This place is situated just a few kilometers short of the Himalayan range and has a low hilly terrain which provides it with a serene and scenic environment of its own. Lush green tea gardens, hilly terrain, verdant meadows and a beautiful township provide a picturesque view to visitors here. The Teesta River flows near this town which adds to the beauty of the place.
This town is famous for its calm environment, tea plantations and various festivals organized on the banks of River Teesta. Scenic views of the eastern range of the Himalayas attract tourists from all over the world. River rafting, trekking, mountaineering and camping are some of the attractive activities you can indulge in while visiting Bagdogra. The place acts as a air connection for hill stations like Darjeeling and Kalimpong and hence, it receives a large number of visitors throughout the year. Bagdogra, being a hilly region, remains cool and breezy throughout the year. However, the best time to visit Bagdogra is during the months from May to October.