If your plan is to spend some days in Darjeeling, it would be great to enjoy some days in Mirik too. Mirik is a small beautiful town located in Darjeeling District of West Bengal. Mirik is a quite popular tourist hub because of its climate, easy accessibility, and natural environment. The weather of Mirik stays always charming. It never reaches to the point of extreme cold like Darjeeling's weather because Mirik has an average elevation of 1495m. The temperature of the city usually stays 30-degree Celsius during summer and a minimum of 1 degree Celsius during winter. So if you are planning to enjoy the beauty and charming weather of the city but don't know how to travel from Bagdogra to Mirik, we are here to help you. But first, let's have a look at some of the attractive places in Mirik.
Bokar Ngedon Chokhor Ling Monastery is one of the attractive places in Mirik. This beautiful monastery is the home of many Buddhists Monks and this monastery is a must-visit place if you want to see the culture and the lifestyle of these Buddhists.
Sumendu Lake is another attractive place to visit in Mirik. If your priority is tranquility and peace you can spend hours sitting beside this lake. Boating is quite fun here as you can enjoy the magnificent surroundings from the middle of the water. The magnificent dense forest around the lake gives an extra charm to the travelers.
A Roman Catholic Church is an eye-catching edifice in Mirik, standing next behind Don Bosco Scool. Due to its brilliant structural design and astounding surrounding, Don Bosco is quite popular among tourists and one of the best places to visit in Mirik.
If you need a mesmerizing view of lush tree gardens and a scenic view of snow-peaked mountains, Tingling Viewpoint is the ideal place for you.
From Bagdogra Airport Private taxis are available to travel from Bagdogra to Mirik. The distance between the two places is 55 km and it usually takes 1 hour 30 minutes to reach Mirik. Private taxis are ok but the driver always asks high taxi fare and you have to keep bargaining with some of the drivers. This is undoubtedly a lengthy process and it wastes too much time.
So, in order to rescue you from this trouble, Himalayan Wheels has opened a car rental service for all, where taxi fare is less but the comfort is much higher than your expectation.
Mirik does not have a railway station and NJP is the major railway station nearby. New Jalpaiguri Junction has a connection with various other cities of India. So, after arriving NJP you can get a pre-booked car from Himlayan Wheels and travel directly to Mirik without even changing any vehicle.
Mirik does not have an airport either. The nearest airport is Bagdogra at a distance of 55 km. This airport is nicely connected with various other airports. Therefore, after arriving Bagdogra you can take any private taxis which are running from Bagdogra to Mirik.
Himalayan Wheels always try to fulfill customer's expectation by providing good car rental service along with an experienced driver. Our 24*7 dedicated support team is always there if you face any problems while booking and in order to create the trip full of memories, we offer a variety of cars to travel from Bagdogra to Mirik. So next time you pack your bag, don't forget to pre-book us to experience the services which makes us far different from other car rental service provider.