|Mangpong Forest, West Bengal 734005
|How to go:
|See the description below
|Mobile network availability, nature, food
|What to visit ?
|Nothing to visit, just spend a leisure time for two days. or by walk you can reach Teesta river near by
|Friends and family, Birders
|Minimum day/time to visit:
|2 days full
|2240 (stay per room) + food cost (per day) / 3040 (stay per room) + food cost (per day)
Brief - Mongpong Eco-Tourism Cottage, 32 km drive from NJP, is very close to nature and the accommodation is well structured. There are 4 eco cottages beautifully named as Kalij, Munal, Tragopan & Cuckoo respectively. Also they have another 4 luxury cottages besides which cost 3000 per day. It is having a dining section outside of the cottage and installed in open air. Along with the beautiful accommodation it has an open balcony from where you can view the beautiful railway track which is going towards Dooars, jungle of Teak and Sal and the vast Teesta view gradually. Mongpong is an absolute birds paradise, you will understand once you enter the premises. Several kinds of birds call will welcome you from the early morning till evening. There are some benches and hammock on which you can spend your leisure.
How to book
One has to book the cottages through https://www.wbfdc.com/
When to go
Frankly this place is for people with all age. And one can visit the place anytime through out a year. Because every season gives you different flavor.You don't need to find any activities but can relax and roam nearby the whole day.
One can get the local bus or shuttle car from Siliguri which takes around 1.5 hours max. Or you can reach to Tenjin Norgey bus terminal and get the ticket for Mongpong check post, it cost 30 rs in local bus. Or else you can hire car which may cost around 650 rs.