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A Summer Escape to Gorumara, Kalimpong and Darjeeling

By Tushar- [10-May-24] Escape the heat and kick off your summer vacation with a trip to North Bengal, where you can explore the captivating landscapes of Gorumara National Park, Kalimpong, and Darjeeling. Nestled in the northern part of Bengal, these regions boast awe-inspiring snow-capped mountains that will leave you speechless, verdant greenery inviting you to reconnect with yourself, thrilling encounters with wilderness to ignite your adventurous spirit, a vibrant array of flowers and orchids transporting you to a fantasy realm, cascading waterfalls, and tranquil rivers guiding you to a world of peace. It's truly a picturesque portrayal of nature's boundless love.

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Here are some lesser-known facts about Gorumara National Park:

Located in the Terai Region at the foothills of the eastern Himalayas, Gorumara National Park is blessed with the proximity of the Jaldhaka River, a tributary of the Brahmaputra. The park boasts a diverse landscape of mixed vegetation, encompassing forests and grasslands. Within its dense forest cover, characterized by Sal, Shimul, and bamboo groves, visitors can encounter a rich variety of wildlife. To enjoy the best views, this national park has multiple watchtowers, a Gorumara Jeep Safari , an elephant safari and so on.

Embrace the enchanting ambiance of Gorumara National Park as you behold the mesmerizing sunrise amidst its lush green canopy. Marvel at the forest's transformation as the sun's rays penetrate the darkness, illuminating the landscape with a golden hue. Capture the picturesque sight of the sun's reflection dancing on the serene waters of the Murti River, creating memories to cherish. If luck is on your side, you may even have the opportunity to encounter wild elephants, deer, bison, and a myriad of rare bird species.

Kalimpong, the next destination

Kalimpong enchants visitors with its breathtaking valley vistas, vibrant Tibetan handicrafts, serene Buddhist monasteries, and charming churches. Serving as a melting pot of diverse cultures, the town's rich tapestry is evident in its cuisine, architecture, and daily life. Explore Kalimpong for its stunning mountain panoramas and leisurely strolls through its quaint streets, punctuated by delightful meals at local eateries. For adventure enthusiasts, white water rafting along the Teesta River offers an exhilarating experience amidst the backdrop of majestic hills and scenic riverbanks.

Places to visit in Kalimpong include-

• Morgan House
• Deolo Hill
• Crockety
• Zong Dong Palri Fo Brang Gompa
• Teesta River
• Pine View Nursery
• Kalimpong Science centre
• Lepcha Museum

The final destination, Darjeeling

Darjeeling stands as a globally acclaimed tourist hotspot, celebrated for its iconic features such as charming toy trains, majestic mountains, verdant nature, sprawling tea gardens, and a plethora of old and new cafes and markets. Renowned as a favoured location for film shoots, Darjeeling has attracted numerous filmmakers over the years. Nestled amidst the awe-inspiring backdrop of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks, the town captivates visitors with its natural beauty and agreeable climate. On clear, sunny days, tourists are treated to breathtaking views of the world's third-highest peak, Kanchenjunga, from various vantage points in the town. Darjeeling is also home to the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offering travellers a nostalgic journey aboard its iconic toy trains. Visitors can savor leisurely strolls along the town's quaint streets, immersing themselves in the laid-back lifestyle of the locals.

Places to visit in Darjeeling -

• Batasia Loop
• Tiger Hill
• Ghoom Monastery
• Lepchaghat
• Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
• Toy Train Ride

A suggested itinerary goes this way

Day 1- Reach Bagdogra Airport and transfer to Gorumara National Park and enjoy the evening safari.

Day 2- Embark on a morning safari and transfer to Kalimpong. Reaching Kalimpong engage in sightseeing.

Day 3- Engage in sightseeing in Kalimpong and transfer to Darjeeling. Relax for the rest of the day.

Day 4- Explore the local attractions in Darjeeling and shopping from the local market.

Day 5- Check out from Darjeeling and transfer to Bagdogra Airport or New Jalpaiguri Railway Station.