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Bindu – A Truly Outdoor Getaway


Bindu is the last village of the Indian nation, close to the India-Bhutan border. Everything about the place is amazing. As one approaches the village, the captivating beauty of the surrounding area will get you glued to the place.

Travellers can even wish to make an onward journey to Bhutan, which is undoubtedly beautiful and thoroughly picturesque. The roads passing through the lush tea estates and other small and calm villages, along the way, gift a memorable journey in Bindu.

True outdoor and nature lovers feel Bindu as one of the ideal destinations to explore. Travellers who love pitching a tent and building a bonfire, this is the right place to enjoy those activities.

Tourist Places In And Around Bindu

Jaldhaka stream, which passes right through this village, is one of the most beautiful places of Bindu. Photography enthusiasts can visit this place for some amazing nature shots. Bindu Dam, situated on Jaldhaka river, is an enchanting beauty in itself. Jaldhaka Hydel Project is dependent on this dam for the water supply.

Hiking At Bindu

Some groups in Bindu offer short hiking trips - one of the most famous being Todey to Tangta and onwards to the Nerora Valley National Park. These are by the foothills of the Himalayas, in the lower regions called Kalimpong. There are comfortable accommodation options in Bindu. Tourists can halt here, once they are tired after travelling and then commence their journey.

Bindu features a small local market with simple traditional products which can be taken as souvenirs. Bindu is proximate to Siliguri, which has an airport as well. The journey by road to and from Siliguri takes around 3 hours.

Best Time To Visit Bindu

The best time to visit Bindu is from the month of October onwards until March.

How To Reach Bindu

Bindu is well connected by roadways. For rail and air routes, travellers have to reach Siliguri.

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How to Reach Bindu

  • By Road
    Bindu can be accessed by road via National Highways 31 and 31C from Siliguri. It is 103 kilometers from the city.
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  • By Train
    Siliguri railway station is the closest railway terminus which connects it to the rest of the state.
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  • By Air
    The closest airport to Bindu is Siliguri Airport which connects it to major Indian cities. It also connects to some International destinations.
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