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Sikia Jhora

| Buxa Forest, Buxa Tiger Reserve, Jalpaiguri, India
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Amazing place Sikia Jhora

Very exciting visit to Sikia Jhora. Buxa Tiger Reserve, at the eastern most end of Dooars valley... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dhruv_Touristor
Awesome and Unique Experience

Heard a lot about the jeep safari or elephant ride .. but this is very unique and adventurous. This... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sujan D
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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“boat ride” (7 reviews)
“hr drive” (2 reviews)
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| Buxa Forest, Buxa Tiger Reserve, Jalpaiguri, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very exciting visit to Sikia Jhora. Buxa Tiger Reserve, at the eastern most end of Dooars valley, borders Bhutan and Assam. This 759.26 sq. km. reserve with a core area of 315 sq. km. is somewhat contiguous with Manas National Park and forms an important...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard a lot about the jeep safari or elephant ride .. but this is very unique and adventurous. This is a narrow stream with deep forest both side .. and we were in a boat .. good we did not see any wild animals there...More

1  Thank Sujan D
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

Sikia Jhora is a tiny river in the Buxa Tiger Reserve.A dam has been constructed by the government recently and that has attracted tourists from far and wide especially for boating and bird watching!!

Thank Jharna S
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Visited on 23/12/17 Time - 4.00pm The boat-ride costing only INR 50/- per person and parking is INR 30/- per car. the boat ride is exciting and best enjoyed if everyone is quite and just enjoys the sound of the nature. Its a local treasure...More

1  Thank Bhaskar_10
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Sikiajhora is about 1-1.5 hr drive from Jaldapara Tourist Lodge. We went there on May, 2017 year while returning from Buxa - Jayanti trip. We reached the spot by 2 p.m. We had heard about the breathtaking boat ride but when we enjoyed it ourselves...More

2  Thank debcal2
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

We visited this place last month during our Buxa Tiger Reserve tour. The place I think at a distance of 30-40 minutes drive from Alipurduar City(District town of Alipurduar district, West Bengal). So calm. green a place you should not miss if you are travelling...More

1  Thank SubhasisCalcuttan
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Reviewed January 9, 2017

A mangrove-like forest in North Bengal , hundreds of miles away from the sea-coast. Go there in the late afternoon , hire a boat and the boatman will silently transfer you to a mysterious world of elephant footprints , flying kingfishers, meandering river . Coax...More

1  Thank iamsomnath
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Reviewed October 31, 2016

Sikiajhora is about 1 hr drive from Jaldapara Tourist Lodge. We went there on 17th October this year while returning from Buxa - Jayanti trip. We reached the spot by 4 p.m. We had heard about the breathtaking boat ride but when we enjoyed it...More

2  Thank Subhro2013
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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Go and spend time enjoying the breeze and landscape from the land if you want to but DON'T DO THE BOAT RIDE Just 1 boat that ferries a bunch of passengers for 30-40 mins. Nothing to sight absolutely!! Not even the breeze when you are...More

Thank Aparajita B
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Reviewed July 21, 2016

beautiful place....good lake view.. you can enjoy boating.... like the place and also enjoy boating.. can see wild animals..

Thank 86madhumita
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