En route Darjeeling, Kurseong is an amazing weekend getaway from the bustling townships. A joyous span of two-three days in Kurseong will introduce you to its tea plantations and lush estates, magnificent mountain slopes, temples, churches, and a rich historical background. With a plethora of attractions on offer, Kurseong is among the most prominent hill stations near Kolkata and one of the best hill stations in India.
Distance From Kolkata To Kurseong: 584 kilometers approximately
How To Reach Kurseong: Traveling from Kolkata to Kurseong is a bit difficult yet possible.
- By Air – Bagdogra Airport, Siliguri
- By Bus – Cab, Private/Capital buses, Self-drive
- By Train – New Jalpaiguri Railway Station
Best Time To Visit Kurseong: Except the monsoon months of June and July, every month of the year is very blissful in Kurseong.
Places To Visit Near Kurseong: Tea Gardens, Eagle’s Craig, Deer Park, Ambotia Shiva Mandir, Forest Museum, Netaji Subhash Chandra Museum and Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Museum.
Things To Do In Kurseong: Visit various temples and churches and the museums to know the historical importance of the place. Also, indulge in the city shopping and get back home with really interesting souvenirs from Kurseong.
Pocket Pinch-Rs.8500+18% in CP onwards
2.Mirik Lake View Resort
Bask in the awe-inspiring tranquility of Mirik, a twin of Darjeeling town, and allow yourself to relax like there is no tomorrow. It is one of the most beautiful hill stations near Kolkata. A vacation in Mirik is a feast to the tired soul. Famous for its connectivity to Buddhism, Mirik is an ideal vacation for the peace lovers and is considered to be one of the best hill stations to visit near Kolkata.
Distance From Kolkata To Mirik: 596 kilometers approximately.
How To Reach Mirik: Similar to other hill stations around Kolkata, there is no railway station or airport in the main town of Mirik. The most convenient way to reach Mirik from Kolkata is to travel by bus.
Best Time To Visit Mirik: March to September are the peak months for Mirik tourism.
Places To Visit Near Mirik: Kurseong, Jorpokhri, Lepchajagat, and Sukhiapokhri
Things To Do In Mirik: Go trekking in the nearby areas or sit next to the lake and listen to the water flowing.
Pocket Pinch-Rs.3000+GST per room
3.Darjeeling Oakden Resort
World famous for the Great Himalayan Railways, the town of Darjeeling is one of the closest hill stations to Kolkata. Declared as a world heritage site, Darjeeling has a pristine atmosphere and some very beautiful tea gardens. It has a wintery weather throughout the year because of its elevation. List down Darjeeling for your next trip to hill stations.
Distance From Kolkata To Darjeeling: 612 kilometers
How To Reach Darjeeling:
- By Rail – New Jalpaiguri Railway Station
- By Air – Bagdogra Airport
Best Time To Visit Darjeeling: October to March
Places To Visit Near Darjeeling: Batasia Loop, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Great Himalayan Railway, Tiger Hill, Nightingale Park, Rock Garden and Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological National Park.
About Hotel-Oakdene Resort is situated in the heart of The Mall (Chowrasta) overlooking the majestic Kanchenjunga with exotic scenic beauty all along. At Oakdene Resort, we offer the best that one can experience during their holiday.
You can enjoy modern, sophisticated design and lavish comfort in our Premium rooms offering magnificent views of Kanchanjunga.
Pocket Pinch-Rs.6500+GST onwards
4.Kalimpong Spa Resort
Famous for its touch of Buddhist culture, monasteries, flower markets, and Tibetan handicrafts, Kalimpong is probably the best hill station near Kolkata. Kalimpong boasts of its amazingly beautiful panoramic views of the mountains and offers an escape from the mundane city life to step into peace.
Distance From Kolkata To Kalimpong: 621 kilometers approximately
How To Reach Kalimpong: We would advise you to drive to Kalimpong from Kolkata, Darjeeling or Kurseong for the gorgeous views of the mountains.
Best Time To Visit Kalimpong: March to June and September to December.
Places To Visit Near Kalimpong: Durpin Dara Hill, Cactus Nursery, Deolo Hill, Galingka, Morgan House, Thongsa Gompa and Jang Dog Palriffo Brang Gompa.
Things To Do In Kalimpong: Rafting at Teesta River, Bird Watching, Trekking.
About Hotel-The resort consists of a huge themed multi cuisine restaurant with a beautiful dinning space and a great pool side bar. Enjoy the most scenic view of Mount Kanchenjunga from our resort. We have approx. 6000 sq. ft. Lawn which is ideal for all kind of Events like Wedding, Birthday party celebration or any corporate event. All our rooms are tastefully designed to give our guest highest level of luxury and comfort at most affordable price. We have huge swimming pool also.
Pocket Pinch-Rs.7500+GST Onwards