samsing in dooars is a small hill village and a popular tourist spot surrounded with the meandering river stream, lofty mountain hill sprawled with the verdant forest and lush tea garden. The picturesque hamlet is famous for its landscape with green tea garden , hills , forests, cardamom plantation and orange orchard. This village situated at an elevation of 3000 ft in the foothills. On a clear day, the snow-clad mountains of Bhutan are also visible from here. It is one of the most popular tourist spot of Dooars package tour or Dooars tour plan.
Samsing has lots of beautiful picnic spots and tourist places. Some of them are Lali Guras, Rocky Island and Suntaley Khola. Neora Valley National Park is in a distance of an hour from here. Here you can find the fusion of hills, plains, rivers, forest, tea-garden and villages. In fact, it is a cute tea garden inhabited by lovely and helpful Paharhi and Madhesia people. Click here to check the available Dooars tour packages for samsing.
Where to stay
Samsing is a small hill village so don’t expect much fancy accommodation options here. There is few home stay available here. There is a Forest Rest House which is maintained by the West Bengal Forest Department Corporation Ltd (WBDC) or one can stay at Suntalekhola WBFDC (Forest Department) tourist cottages just about 4 km from here. You can also check here the other available hotel and resort to stay.
Best Time to visit Samsing
One can visit samsing throughout the year. The beauty can be relished anytime except the rainy season. Best time to visit Samsing is October to March when the quaint hamlet is bursting with ripe oranges.
How to Reach Samsing
Reaching Samsing is easy because it’s accessible by road. Nearest airport is Bagdogra airport (84 K.M), nearest rail railway station is chalsa at a distance of 23 km. Another nearest railway station is New Mal Jn. distance around 38 K.M. The main railway station New Jalpaiguri (NJP) is just 80 K.M away. It’s a 3hour drive from NJP and the road to samsing is surrounded by beautiful landscape with green tea garden , hills and forests. It Located 85 km from Siliguri, visitors can easily reach here by hiring a car from Siliguri.