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The land of siliguri is among the beautiful locations of india. It is comparable to a mini paradise,  and by being away from the pollution and noise of the city life, makes a perfect place for people who want to be immersed in the calm and peaceful environment. The city is a great booming place as well as is associated with a soothing feel. In siliguri, tourism is flourishing because of its beautiful surrounding. In the history of the city till the present times, the city has become a well known trading place. In order to take a tour of this place, the guide to the city needs to be checked out.

Shopping in siliguri could be a real indulgence for women folks and they love purchasing quality tea from various outlets in the city. Furniture of the best quality can be bought here. The areas of Hill Cart Road as well as the Sevoke Road should be visited for the purpose of shopping. Increase in the demand for international brand has led to the opening up of many showrooms across the city and are stocked with such brands.

Excursions in Siliguri comprise of:

Jaldapara: It is a wildlife sanctuary where animals like elephant, bisons, rhino and barking deer can be found.
Jaldhaka: a picnic spot that is beautiful and located along the river Jaldhaka near the border of Bhutan
Gourmara: another sanctuary of wildlife
Mahananda River : 18 kms away from siliguri is this picnic spot

How to Reach

By Road:
From siliguri bus stand, a number of places are services by the buses

By Rail:
Since siliguri has been the junction for the railway on meter gauge grid of north east frontier, and the New Jalpaiguri railway station at 8 kms away from city centre which is the big junction, there are plenty of connections to the different parts of the country like to Delhi, Kolkata and cities of the North East. Darjeeling Himalayan Toy Train goes across the siliguri station.

By Air:
The airport of bagdogra, which is 14 kms away is a good connection with directly flights to Kolkata, new delhi and guwahati.

Siliguri City
Well planned city of Siliguri has plenty of natural beauty to its credit and is the grace of the city. Views of mountains with snow caps which belong to the Himalayan ranges can be seen from siliguri. The temperature is quite pleasant which is an attraction for the tourists who come all around the year.

Kanchanjunga Stadium
Many of the sports and games at the national, district, state and even international levels are played out in the city at this stadium which is a large area.

Hongkong Market
This market in the city of siliguri has become a major attraction for the tourists due to the shopping complexes where they arrive with lots of thrill to buy commodities that are sold at low and affordable prices.