view of kanchenjunga peak on a clear day from kurseong

Kurseong, West Bengal, India


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Charming Hill Station

Kurseong is a charming hill station nestled in the Eastern Himalayas of West Bengal. Known for its tea gardens, lush greenery, and serene ambiance, Kurseong offers a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.

The area is enveloped by verdant forests and offers panoramic views of the surrounding Himalayan mountains. The town's landscape is dotted with tea estates, which contribute to its serene and picturesque setting.

bird eye's view of kurseong village at the hilltop in west bengal

The lush tea gardens, colorful orchids, and mist-covered hills make Kurseong a paradise for nature lovers and photographers.

Some notable attractions in Kurseong include Dow Hill, which is known for its spooky stories and the Victoria Boys' School, Deer Park, and Eagle's Crag. Kurseong also offers several trekking trails for adventure enthusiasts, including the trek to Eagle's Crag and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Museum.

A Refreshing Escape

Whether you're a tea connoisseur, nature lover, or simply looking for a serene hill station experience, Kurseong provides a refreshing escape in the lap of the Eastern Himalayas.

view of kanchenjunga peak on a clear day from kurseong

The best time to visit Kurseong is during the spring and summer months, from March to June, when the weather is pleasant with temperatures ranging from 10°C to 20°C (50°F to 68°F). This is an ideal time for sightseeing and exploring the natural beauty of the region. Monsoon season, from July to September, brings heavy rainfall, which may limit outdoor activities, while winters, from November to February, can be quite cold.

Getting There

location_cityState & Capital - Kolkata, West Bengal

flightBagdogra Airport - 50 Kilometers

directions_carDarjeeling - 30 Kilometers via NH 110

trainKurseong Railway Station - Within Town Limits

misty day at durpin water reservoir and lake near kurseong

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