Kolakham Travel Guide


It was a bright and sunny morning, a perfect time to enjoy the morning chill and with a cup of Darjeeling Tea in my hand, I was simply gazing at the ranges towards Sikkim. It was not yet tourist season thus the hotel owners were frantically doing the last minute patches to the newly constructed … Continue reading Kolakham Travel Guide

Gorumara National Park Jungle Safari


Visiting the Dooars region and not visiting Gorumara National Park would be like visiting Agra and not visiting Taj Mahal. Gorumara is one of the main tourist attractions when it comes to the tourism around Doors region. Most of the hotels, resorts and jungle lodges are located around Lataguri which is in a stone throw … Continue reading Gorumara National Park Jungle Safari

Samsing Suntalekhola


If you are in Dooars the second day trip after Jhalong ->Bindu -> Murti would be the one to Samsing -> Suntalekhola. This is relatively a short day trip and you would be back to Lataguri at around 3 – 4 PM. But this all depends on you as to how much you would like to … Continue reading Samsing Suntalekhola

Jhalong Bindu Murti


If you are visiting Dooars then you have many places to see which includes day trips to the hills as well as complete residential experience inside a forest. One of the most common day trips would be:- Jhalong --> Bindu --> Murti The first time that I had visited Dooars was in the year 2011 along with … Continue reading Jhalong Bindu Murti

Dooars Elephant Attack


I have been to Dooars a couple of times, with family, with friends and with office colleagues. People often mistake Dooars to be a single forest location but in reality, it’s quite a huge zone with many individual forest zones and small hill towns which one can visit during day trips. It was in the … Continue reading Dooars Elephant Attack

Hangseshwari Temple


This blog is part of my Chinsurah Series and today I would be telling you some new and fascinating facts about the Hangseshwari Temple. If you search online you will get only a basic knowledge about this temple and when I was about to write about this temple I found it quite challenging to get … Continue reading Hangseshwari Temple