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Why travel Kurseong?
Kurseong is a tiny hill station in the serene Himalayan valleys of West Bengal, Located at an altitude of 1,458 m (4,783 ft). The township offers sightseeing of lovely tea gardens along the mountain slopes, forests with many different flora & fauna, quaint villages and so on. The terraced tea gardens, orchid nurseries, and verdant hill slopes are best explored either on foot or by the Toy Train which runs from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling. It is a nature lover's paradise and offers some interesting treks.
"Land Of White Orchids"
A Town in West Bengal, India1339 meters
Interest Measure for Kurseong
Ideal time to stay: 2 - 4 days
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Height(Altitude) of Kurseong from sea level: 4394 feet
Latitude/Longitude: 26.8831824°N, 88.2729999°E
Ecosystem: Valley , Hill
Food, Culture and Language at Kurseong
Food Type Available: Indian, Tibetan, Bengali
Regional Language: Bangla
Currency: ₹ - Rupee (INR)
2 Top Places to visit and Things to do in Kurseong
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Eagle's Craig Point
This is a lovely view point and a garden on top of a hill that offers breathtaking view of the valley. It will take about 25 minutes of walk to reach there. The view point and the park land is located at the end of the road which is the highest point on this mountain. Eagle Craig has always been a favorite place for the local young couples. Being on top of a hill and a bit isolated, this place offers a nice romantic ambience. Eagle Craig is open on all days from morning till sunset.
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Time needed - 2 hours
Kurseong is spread across several hills of mountains. Dow Hill is one of them. A large section of the hill is covered with dense forest and the locals will vouch on the fact that there are leopards in the forest. The hill is also famous for its many attractions including forest museum, excellent views, historic schools, parklands etc.
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Time needed - 2.5 hours
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