2 Nights 3 Days – Phuntsholing & Totapara – 2N3D D1

Travel time from Siliguri to The Riverwood Forest Retreat – Dooars

2 – 2.5 hours

‘The Riverwood Forest Retreat- Dooars’ would like to welcome you on a journey to the land of the tea, forests and trekking. The name Dooars (Doors) is derived from the several passes that lead from the region into the Lesser Himalayas.

Trip Highlights

  • Drive through Dooars – Gateway to Assam and Bhutan
  • Phuntsholing – Entry point into Bhutan
  • Totapara visit
  • Watchtower visit
  • Jungle Safari – Gorumara National Park
  • Adibasi Dance – Tribal Dance in the village

DAY-WISE TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1

Morning

  • Pickup from Siliguri (Hotel/Airport/Railway Station) and travel by road to Dooars.

Afternoon

  • Refreshments will be served upon arrival. Check-in to the room, followed by Lunch.

Evening

  • Visit to the nearby village to understand the local culture and see the way of life for the locals. Enjoy an Adibasi dance performance during your visit.
  • Enjoy a hot dinner in the dining hall
  • Guests have the option of enjoying a drink at the Hornbill Bar or retire for the night

Day 3

  • Enjoy a hot cup of tea before departing for the morning safari in Gorumara National Park.
  • Drive through the park in a jeep with a stop at the watchtower to view the different species of wildlife that visit the sweet water pond.
  • Upon returning to the resort, guests can have an early breakfast prior to departing for their next destination (Hotel/Airport/Railway Station).

Day 2

Morning

  • Breakfast at the resort
  • Drive to Phunshotling – the Gateway to Bhutan from India, pass by terraced fields and tea gardens. Guests can purchase souvenirs of their visit from local shops

Afternoon

  • Guests can treat themselves to some local delicacies for lunch in Phunshotling.
  • Post lunch, depart for Totapara – a tiny hamlet, where the Totos, an aboriginal tribe of Indo-Bhutanese origin live.

Evening

  • Return to the resort post the visit to Phunshotling and Totapara
  • Enjoy a hot dinner in the dining hall
  • Guests have the option of enjoying a drink at the Hornbill Bar or retire for the night

If you require any additional information about this itinerary, please contact us on reservations@waxpolhotels.com

  

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