Do you have any plan to travel Bhutan but wondering about its main attractions? Well, you can have a look at Phuentsholing, a fascinating border town in southern Bhutan. The city has a population of only 27658. It means that you can escape from your crowded and bustling lifestyle and take rest in the lap of the mesmerizing beauty of Phuentsholing.
If you have finally made your mind to visit Phuentsholing but don't know how to reach there, We are here to help you from the beginning of your journey until to your destination.
Unlike other cities in Bhutan, Phuentsholing is the perfect mix of ancient cultures, modern life, and beautiful landscapes. The city is a combination of many different ethnic groups where they live peacefully. Bhutan Gate can be called the prime attraction of Phuentsholing. It is the main gateway to enter Bhutan from India, signifying the traditional Bhutanese architecture. Founded in 1967, Karbandi Monastery is another beautiful place to visit. Its local name is Karbandi Goemba, situated at a height of 400 meters. A beautiful garden is located near the monastery from where you can get a panoramic view of Phuentsholing. AmoChhu Crocodile Breeding Centre is one of the main attractions of Phuensholing. If you were always curious to know about these deadly creatures, you can visit this crocodile breeding farms. There are plenty of other beautiful places too, but now let's talk about how you can travel from NJP to Phuentsholing.
Bhutan Post usually operates a bus from New Jalpaiguri to Phuentsholing. The journey takes approximately 4 hours 30 minutes depending on the road and traffic conditions. You can even go to Siliguri, from there you can take a bus to Phuentsholing. The Bhutan Government buses also depart from Siliguri Bus Station, situated at Hill Cart Road on a daily basis from around 7.30am and 1.30pm every day. The bus stays full all the time and it is hard to get a seat.
If you need comfort, you can always look for pre-book cars. They offer luxury at a cheap price. Here, at Himalayan Wheels, we offer car rental services that are convenient and do not make a hole in your pocket. All you have to do is that book our service just one day before your scheduled journey from NJP to Phuentsholing.
Rail and train services are not available in the city. The nearest rail station is at Hasimara. Youhave to catch a train from NJP to Hasimara and after reaching there, you have to take an auto. The drivers always ask for high fares which are quite problematic for travelers.
Finally, we have guided you to know all the details related to reaching Phuentsholing 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 medium to return. But if you want to return your home quite comfortably after enjoying the beauty of Phuentsholing, you can opt for our car rental service.
There are plenty of reasons for which you can choose our car rental service. As we have already mentioned, the process of booking our car rental service is quite easy and hassle-free. All you have to do is just book our car and we will pick and drop you from your desired location. We choose our employees and drivers who are well behaved. Our drivers are quite supportive too. And most importantly, if you have any complaints regarding our services, you are always welcome to contact us as you already know, here at Himalayan Wheels, the customer is our utmost priority.