Jaigaon is a touristy town of Alipurduar District in the state of West Bengal. It is a small valley located near the low-lying hills of the Himalayan mountains. The city is surrounded by many tea gardens and Torsa river flows at the lower end of the town. The town is situated at the India-Bhutan border with Phuentsholing, therefore you will get a chance to enjoy some Bhutanese places too. The town is quite small and you can easily see the city on foot. As of census 2011, the population of Jaigaon is just 42,254. Therefore if you are planning to Visit Bhutan Jaigaon should be in your must-visit list.
Now, if you are thinking about going there from New Jalpaiguri, you have to know all the possible ways. Well, that is why we are here to help you and give you the exact information about going there from NJP to Jaigaon.
Jaigaon has plenty of reasons to attract travelers. As it is located near Bhutan, you can experience the mesmerizing beauty of this country. Bhutan Gate is located near the city. As a result, you will get a chance to know and enjoy this eye-catching Bhutanese architecture. The temperature of the town is quite pleasing. The temperature stays at 22 degrees to 30 degrees during summer and 10 degrees to 24 degrees Celsius during winter. This town becomes a must visit place if you want to escape the intense heat of summer.
If you want to travel from NJP to Jaigaon, there are many options available. Bhutan post usually operates bus services from New Jalpaiguri to Jaigaon for 3 times a week. You can even go to Siliguri. From P.C Mittal Bus Stand, buses are available to travel Jaigaon. Buses approximately take 4 hours and 15 minutes to reach there.
Journey time becomes short if you book a taxi. Taxis usually take approximately 2 hours depending on the traffic and road conditions. That is why we always prefer to get a pre-book taxi from NJP. You can pre-book our car just one-day before your scheduled journey and we will pick you up. The process is completely hassle-free and convenient, just give a call to book and we will be there to pick you.
There is no railway station in Jaigaon. The nearest railway station is Hasimara and this is why Indian Railway offers train service from NJP to Hasimara only. The journey takes usually 3 hours and 38 minutes. Here, as you can see the journey time is quite long. After arriving Hashimara, you have to take an auto to finally reach Jaigaon. The journey can be full of hassles.
Finally, we have guided you to know all the details related to reaching Jaigaon from New Jalpaiguri. And now maybe you are thinking about the process of returning. Please don't worry because here at Himalayan Wheels, we always are here to help you out.
During the time of returning, you can take all the above-mentioned mediums to return. But if you want to return your home quite comfortably after enjoying the beauty of Jaigaon, you can always opt for our car rental service.
Himalayan Wheels is an agency that provides car rental services to the tourists so that they can enjoy the peace and beauty of nature without worrying about the medium of their journey. Here at Himalayan Wheels, our chief focus is your comfort. We always ensure that you reach your desired destinations safely on time and without wasting any extra penny. So why are you waiting? Just call us to book a car to enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of Jaigaon and if you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact us.