Siliguri, located in Darjeeling District is an important transportation hub of North Bengal. Siliguri is an important launching place tourists explore Sikkim, Kalimpong, Doores and other North East states. Also the gateway of Bhutan and Nepal has made Siliguri a busy international trade center.
Siliguri is an ideal modern city with beautiful nature surrounding the Mahananda rivers and Balasan and Tista rivers flow through the place. The city offers a perfect view of Mount Kanchanjung the Mahananda, Jadalpara, Gorumar, wild life sanctury is 20 to 45 km from the city. Sevok coronation Bridge, Madhubom, Panighata, Thar project, Tista Dam are some of the tourist sports lying near to the city.
Siliguri is the junction of Northeast frontier railway zone. New Jalpaiguri popularly known as NJP is the one of the most important rail station of Northeast and is 6 km south of Siliguri. NJP is connected with direct trains to New Delhi, Kolkata, Channai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Siliguri, is 675 km north of Kolkata.