Have a plan to visit Gorumara but do not know about Murti yet? Well, Murti is a little place situated between the Chapramari Forest and Gourumara National Park. Situated along the bank of the River Murti, Murti as a place is a scenic beauty of Earth. The surrounding places like Gorumara National Park and Capramari Wildlife Sanctuary are worth to visit while staying in Murti. The glittering flow of the Murti River and the astonishing scenic landscape has made this place a must-visit place in Dooars. Now if your journey starts from NJP to Murti, you have come to the right place. But first, have a look at some of the attractive places around Murti.
The Murti River itself is one of the attractive places in Murti. Enjoy the astonishing beauty of surrounding places of the river and feel the calmness of its bank. Take a bath in the river and get refreshed from all the troubles of your life. Even, enjoy the jaw-dropping view of the wild animals which usually comes to drink water here.
Visit Gorumara National Park and witness some of the unique wild animals like One-horned Rhinoceros, Royan Bengal Tiger, Asian Elephants and many more. Take a jeep safari to go deep into the forest and come closer to these wild animals.
Visit the nearest Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary which is another touristy place. Located at a distance of about 20 km from the Gorumara National Park, get a chance to see some wild animals like elephants, gaur, leopards, deer, etc. An astonishing view of Mounts in the backdrop is a bonus from here.
Direct service is not available by Bus from NJP to Murti. From NJP you have to come in PC Mittal Bus Stand on Sevoke Road in Siliguri. From here the buses usually leave for Malbazar and Chalsa. Board on a bus to Chalsa and after reaching Chalsa, get another bus to finally reach Murti. The process of traveling from NJP to Murti is full of hassles and you can get tired easily due to the intense journey.
Shared Car from NJP to Murti is not available. But you can get pre-paid taxis after reaching New Jalpaiguri. Drivers usually ask for more Taxi fare if they find you like someone who does not know the exact taxi fare from New Jalpaiguri(NJP) to Murti. Therefore, Himalayan Wheels car rental service is there to help you in such situation.
Travelling directly from NJP to Murti is not possible as this little village does not have any railway station. The nearest railway station of Murti is Chalsa and this station is nicely connected with NJP. So, in order to travel from New Jalpaiguri to Murti, you can get a train from New Jalpaiguri to Chalsa first. And after reaching Chalsa, get a taxi to finally reach Murti. Once again, the journey is quite troublesome and you have to change a lot of vehicles to travel from New Jalpaiguri to Murti.
Murti does not have any specific airport and Bagdogra is the nearest airport of Murti. Bagdogra is nicely connected to the major cities of India. Therefore, it will not be a problem to hire a car from Bagdogra to Murti.
After spending some days in Murti and taking shelter in the lap of nature, it is the time to reach home. The returning process is as problematic as traveling to Murti.
As you can see, travelling from NJP to Murti is full of troubles if you do not choose the medium wisely. Bus services are not that great and even drivers ask for more car fare from NJP to Murti while hiring a taxi. In this situation, the best option is to take a pre-booked car from Himalayan Wheels. Customer is our first priority and most importantly we do not ask for high car fares to travel from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Murti. Pre-booking procedure is also simple, just one phone call and your job is done.