Jungle Safari in Dooars
Package Code: OS802
Duration: 8 days
Cost: Available on request
Day 1: Arrival at Siliguri. Drive to Mongpong (30kms.), a quiet place on the bank of river Tista. The forest rest house at Mongpong offers a panoramic view of Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary. Enjoy tea break at Mongpong watching colourful birds. A refreshing drive through tea gardens and forests takes you to Samsing (50kms. from Mongpong). Check in at Samsing Forest Rest House. Stroll around the short hilly trails near the bungalow. Overnight halt: Samsing.
Day 2: Drive to Lataguri (38 kms. from Samsing). The place is adjacent to the Garumara National Park. Visit to the Garumara N.P in the afternoon for wild life viewing. Overnight halt: Lataguri.
Day 3: Drive to Murti (12kms) The Forest Rest House beside Murti River is one of the most luxurious forest rest houses in North Bengal. Enjoy quiet and leisure hours through out the day. Take a short trip to Chapramari forest in the afternoon for wild life viewing. Overnight halt: Murti Forest Rest House
Day 4: Drive to Jaldhaka, Jhalong and Bindu on Bhutan border (50kms). All the places are lesser-known-small-lower-hill-stations but they offer an unimaginable landscape and peace, the true essence of Dooars. Back to Murti in the evening. Overnight halt Murti Forest Rest House.
Day 5: drive to Jaldapara Wild Life Sanctuary (60kms. from Murti), one of the very few places in India to house the Asiatic one horn rhino. Overnight halt: Jaldapara Tourist Lodge.
Day 6: Elephant ride around forests and grasslands in the morning. Take a short drive to Phuentsholing in Bhutan. Drive to Rajabhatkhawa in Buxa Tiger Reserve (80kms. from Jaldapara) in the evening. Overnight halt: Rajabhatkhawa
Day 7: Move around Buxa Tiger Reserve. Recommended trip to Jayanti and Bhutan Ghat; Overnight halt: Rajabhatkhawa.
Day 8: Drive back to Siliguri (180kms). Recommended: Pleasure ride by Intercity Express. The train passes through the heart of Dooars and gives a feeling of fulfillment of an unforgettable trip.
Elephent ride in Jaldapara can not be booked in advance. Although naturebeyond will take all possible steps, the same can not be guranteed.
Terms and Conditions
Our standard Tour package includes
• Accommodation in all the hotels on couple sharing basis.
• All meals as per guest request.
• All prevailing taxes like Luxury tax in all hotels wherever applicable.
• Inter state road tax, toll tax, driver’s allowance, parking etc.
• Service tax is charged seperately as per govt. rules.
PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE
Expenditure incurred on tips, telephone, beverages, travel insurance, laundry, other expenses of personal nature, any other expense not mentioned in 'cost includes' above. Any lunch, dinner, snacks, mineral water etc. unless mentioned in the itinerary.