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The word Dooars means the “Door”. The name may be given Dooars as it is the entry point or the door to enter Bhutan. Situated at the foothill of eastern Himalayas Dooras is well known for its tremendous natural Beauty. The whole Region is rich with lush green tea gardens and the flowing river like Jaldhaka, Torsha, Sankosh, Dyna, Karatowa make the land fertile enough. Each of the places like Jhalong, Suntaley Khola, Samsing, Chapramari, Rocky Island, Today, Parren, Tangtey, Chilapata, Buxa have its own set of features attracting the tourist. Toto Para is one such settlement. One can also visit Toto Para, a tribe on the verge of distinction a decade ago. There are some of the forest watch tower worth visiting like Jatraprasad, Chuk Chuki, Chandrachur Tower, Rhino Point, Chapramari tower etc. Safari are also entertaining along ith Tribal dance which can be arranged on prior notice. Tickets for Safari has to be booked by Guest assisted by our representative. Safari Vehicle is of Government and has to be availed our vehicle will wait outside the sanctuary.

 

 

Totopara: Totopara is a small village on the bank of River Torsha near Bhutan border, famous for the Dooars aboriginals – the Totos.Located 89° 20’E and 26° 50’N in the Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, India. This village is home to the unique Toto tribe that is one of a kind in the world. The village is about 22 km from Madarihat, which is the entry point of the famous Jaldapara National Park.

 

 

Toto People: Toto people belong in Indo-Bhutanese tribal community. It is a very primitive inhabitance, considered as Mongoloid people. Now a days all Toto people concentrate in Totopara, 22 kilometers away from Madarihat, Jajpaiguri District. They have flat nose, small eye, broad and square cheeks, thick lips and black iris.

 

You do not found the tribal Toto anywhere in the world except at Totopara in Dooars. If you want to take a test on the old tribal culture, then Totopara is one of the best tourist spot for you. Toto people belong in Indo-Bhutanese tribal community. Till now there life-style remain nearly traditional.

 

 

 

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South Raidak forest range was established around 1900 and the resthouse was constructed in 1909, making it one of the oldest forest resthouses in India. Standing on its balcony, Marvelling that the house was almost a century old yet as sturdy and spotless as a knight’s shining armour. Flowing through deep forests, rivers Shuknajhora, Tandajhora. Baghjhora and Dhawlajhora. In the Forest Rest House you can feel the beauty of the sleeping forests. You can see the Chhipra forest and Nararthalibeel. On the Watch Tower the mind goes back to the golden childhood days.

 

 

 

 

This range is one of the most important elephant corridors of the Buxa reserve. Covering an area of 5,660.45 hectare, it is home to elephant, leopard, hyena, Himalayan Black Bear, fishing cat, jackal, wild dog, boar, wild pig, pangolin, porcupine and different species of deer. It is a haven for avi-fauna, housing hundreds of resident and migratory birds like the Great Indian Pied Hornbill, jungle mynah, red jungle fowl, woodpecker, nightjar, Moonal Pheasant, Grey Heron, various kinds of teal, duck, peacock and egret. Among reptiles, the Raidak forest range is home to the Indian Rock Python, banded krait, King Cobra, Russell’s viper and many other varieties.

 

 

 

Nearby Place to visit:

 

 

 

Bhutan Ghat: Bhutan one side, India on the other. In between, runs the Raidak river. Many known and unknown trees on the hill and rapidly flowing river make it a dream-land. Elephants come here to drink water, and yu may see their bathing scene. During rains, the river is totally changed. A violent flow of water comes down from the hill. The tourist think that whatever may happen, we are not leaving this place. Then there is the sublime beauty of Pipingkhola. Bhuthanghat is about 45km. from Alipurduar.

 

 

 

Buxa Tiger Reserve: Buxa Tiger Reserve Forests lies in Alipurduar sub-division of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal. The name “Buxa Tiger” has been derived from Buxa Fort, which once was used for detainees during freedom movement of India. The name “Buxa Tiger” has been derived from Buxa Fort – a fort at an altitude of 867 meters on the Sinchula Range guarding the most important of the eleven routes into Bhutan, which once was used for detainees during freedom movement of India.

 

How to Reach:

 

3141 Tista-Torsa Express leaves at 1:35 p.m. daily from Sealdah station and arrives at Alipurduar next evening at 7:15 p.m.

 

3149 Kanchankanya Express weekly (Tue, Thur, Fri & Sun), leaves from Sealdah at 7:35 p.m. and arrives at Alipurduar next day at 11:10 a.m.

 

5959 Kamrup Express leaves from Horwah Station at 5:35 p.m. and arrives at Alipurduar next morning at 9:15 a.m.

 

5657 Kanchanjunga Express leaves from Sealdah Station at 6:45 a.m. and arrives at Alipurduar same evening at 9.50 p.m.

 

From Alipurduar station, a hired car will take you directly to Raidak Forest.

 

********** Greenchilli offers special packages during New Year 2013 ********

 

  

Packages details check this…

 

http://dooarsecoviillege.blogspot.com/2012/09/enjoy-your-dream-vacation-with.html

 

You can watch video also. Please check this…

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QK2F-Q9i0gw&feature=youtu.be

 

FEBRUARY – MARCH BOOKING IS GOING ON.

 

Booking place: Kolkata

 

Our Contact Details:

 

CL TO… +91-900-700-8366 / +91-983-069-4705

 

You can contact us through our websites also

 

Check Out Now…………..

 

http://www.dooarsecoviillege.com/contact.html

 

http://www.dooarsecoviillege.com/packagetours.html

 

http://www.himalayanmonsoon.com/

 

You can also email us with all your requirements, our E-mail ID is .. contact@dooarsecoviillege.com

 

All Service will provide by Dooarsecoviillege under “Greenchilli”.

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Suntalekhola or Suntaley Khola (also Suntaleykhola) is a small village and a tourist spot in the Darjeeling District of West Bengal. With endless green against a blue azure sky, Suntalekhola is a land of surreal dreams. Winds blowing through rustling leaves, the non stop music of mountain streams, rays of golden sunlight trickling through the conifer leaves, it’s life full of nature. This place is nearly 5 km from Samsing, which is also a small picturesque serene village. The green patch on the left side of the way to Suntalekhola is also an amazing place for birding with birds like Pheasants, Cuckoos, Minivets, Flycatchers, Mynas, Orioles, Owls, Parakeets, Partridges, Sunbirds, Swallows, Swifts and Woodpeckers are the easiest to spot. Pond Heron, Black Eagle, Hill Partridge, Red-vented Bulbul, Ashy Wood Pigeon, Bronzed Drongo, White – throated Fantail, Blue Rock Thrush, Scarlet Minivet are rare but can also be spotted.

 

 

Nearby Places to Visit:

 

 

Samsing: Admired with breathtaking landscape, hills, forests, Murti River and lush tea gardens – Samsing, located at an altitude of 3000 ft. has a lot to offer its visitors. If you want to savor the beauty of an exotic natural surrounding in an untouched rural corner of the Darjeeling District of West Bengal. Samsing is an ideal place for those, who are looking for a break from routine city life to enjoy a relaxed vacation in the natural environment. Samsing is also known for its traditional orange orchards and cardamom plantation, which have been a mojore occupation of a large number of villagers.

 

 

Neora Valley National Park: Spread over an area of 88 Sq.Kms the Neora Valley National Park, in the Kalimpong Hills of Darjeeling district of West Bengal was established in April 1986.  Its floral diversity is noteworthy with mixed species of rhododendrons, bamboo, sal etc. along with several species of orchids. The faunal diversity is also rich with species like common leopard, clouded leopard, Himalayan Thar, black bear, civet and red panda to name a few, but it is most famous for its rich diversity of birds and is a major attraction for bird-watchers.

 

********** Greenchilli offers special packages during New Year 2013 ********

Packages details check this…

 

http://dooarsecoviillege.blogspot.com/2012/09/enjoy-your-dream-vacation-with.html

 

You can watch video also. Please check this…

 

 

FEBRUARY – MARCH BOOKING IS GOING ON.

 

Booking place: Kolkata

 

Our Contact Details:

 

CL TO… +91-900-700-8366 / +91-983-069-4705

 

You can contact us through our websites also

 

Check Out Now…………..

 

http://www.dooarsecoviillege.com/contact.html

 

http://www.dooarsecoviillege.com/packagetours.html

 

http://www.himalayanmonsoon.com/

 

You can also email us with all your requirements, our E-mail ID is .. contact@dooarsecoviillege.com

 

All Service will provide by Dooarsecoviillege under “Greenchilli”.

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