Tea tourism is a special package in North East and Nagrakata in Dooars is one such destinations. Over the years the offers have multiplied reason is some of the most scenic tea estate, Wild life parks and the taste of hills togather makes it a tourist hot spot. A newly developed Tea Bungalow offers one of the most luxurious stay along with various form of recreation. Tea Garden or Factory visit is part of the stay. Tea Estate in Dooars has wildlife tours by default. Dooars Tea Estate is known for the greenery and tourist hotspot every 20 to 30 kilometres of drive.
One of such tourism destination is the Tea Retreat built on the theme of Tea Plantation life to reflect the spirit of Dooars and its beauty. The well maintained tea garden is there to relax and rejuvinate the soul. Scenic beauty of the region and particularly the host garden is mesmerizing. It also provide an excellent view of the Himalayan range including the view of the Kanchenjunga range of mountains.
Tea-tourism is a fast growing concept in Darjeeling hills and Dooars. There are few Wildlife Sanctuary & National park like Gorumara National Park is nearly 25 kilometres & Jaldapara National Park is nearly 55 kilometres. Close to Neora National Park, Chapramari Sanctuary but Buxa Tiger Reserve is nearly 85 kilometres. Nice landscape with breathtaking beauty, exotic locations and a rich treasure of flora and fauna makes the region even more exciting. Few tourist hotspots are Samsing, Suntaleykhola, Jhalong, Bindu, Toto Para, Chilapata are also nearby and is one day excursion. Lying in the Himalayan foothills in North Bengal plains, Dooars forms gateway to Bhutan & the North-Eastern states of India and is one such place from where one can enjoy the best of Hills and Wildlife. A vast texture of dense forests teeming with wildlife, unending tea gardens, babbling rivers, interspersed with quiet hamlets and busy Haat constitute a fascinating tourist destination called the Dooars. The region of Dooars stretches from Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary to Assam is one of the very few places left in the country where nature is lavish of her green facilities.
Activities one can enjoy are Bird Watching, Camping, Guided Tea Garden Tour, Tea Plucking Activities, Forest Safari, Cultural Evening, Nature Walk, short trek, Biking, Angling, etc. A minimum three-night stay is recommended, as it is another place to relax, unwind and enjoy the company of your charming hosts
One can reach Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) or Siliguri Bus Terminus (Junction) and from there the resort is 110 kilometres and is nearly 02 hour to 02 & 1 1/2 hours drive. The drive preferably will be along Natiional Highway 31. There are regular trains to New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) from all over India on daily basis. Flights also are regular to Bagdogra Airport (IXB). Private Vehicle s are available for all transfer. The drive is through scenic route and one can enjoy the drive even idf one is tired. The drive is smooth and there are few Dhabas & Tea Estate on the way.