Bagdogra is located about 16 km from the city of Siliguriin West Bengal.
It serves as an important airport both for military and civil purposes. The Bagdogra
airport is a major travel hub in the region with flights arriving from Kolkata, New Delhi and Guwahati. Thousands of tourists alight here each month, headed towards the hill stations of Darjeeling, Kalimpong, and Sikkim.
The area in which Bagdogra is situated is commonly called the Dooars
at the foothills of the eastern Himalayas. It is rich in natural beauty and abounds
in exotic flora and fauna. There are several tea gardens and fruit orchards
too in the region. Tourists can go for extremely interesting heritage
tea tours in the plantations here. The Teesta is the main river flowing
through here, and is the base of whitewater rafting and angling.
Airport 2 kms
Station 20 kms
Siliguri 16 kms
Darjeeling 93 kms
Gangtok 124 kms
Kalimpong 80 kms
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