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Barrage over Teesta

This is a beautiful barrage on the river teesta near Jalpaiguri. It is a nice place to spend and... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
sudipnandy
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Kolkata
Gajoldoba - A nice picnic cum tourist spot

Gajoldoba barrage was built for irrigational purposes of the agricultural land of North Bengal... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
arghya65
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Siliguri, India
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Jalpaiguri 735234, India
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Gajoldoba barrage, an hour drive from siliguri, was built on river teesta. It is surrounded by the dense forests of Baikunthapur. The reservoir, surrounded by the dense forests, invites a large collection of migratory birds, specially during the winter from November to February. The Baikunthapur...More

Thank Anindya_Bhattacharya
Reviewed 3 February 2018

It's a birding paradise. There are boatmen who can help you to see the birds. unfortunately most of the picnic tourist shout too much and pollute the surroundings. once you go deep inside the backwater it's really nice. Do carry a binocular if you are...More

Thank sayon s
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a beautiful barrage on the river teesta near Jalpaiguri. It is a nice place to spend and hour. The local eateries offer very rustic local fried fish, etc. The view is awesome when the gates are opened during monsoon.

Thank sudipnandy
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Gajoldoba barrage was built for irrigational purposes of the agricultural land of North Bengal. Foundation stone of this project was laid by Late Jyoti Basu, former Chief Minister of West Bengal, on 19th January, 1987. Now it becomes one of the important tourist as well...More

5  Thank arghya65
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A very good place to visit in evening time but even after 20+ years of construction, still is under construction. I had been there few days ago. Several Hundred crores of Rupees have been spent but still not a good place to visit. It has...More

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