Kurseong is a hill station and sub-divisional town in the Darjeeling district of West Bengal in India.
It is located at an altitude of 4,783 ft and is 32 kilometres from Darjeeling and has a pleasant climate
throughout the year.
Kurseong is 47 kilometres from Siliguri and is connected to the city by road and the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway.
The nearest airport is at Bagdogra and the nearest major railway station is New Jalpaiguri [NJP], which is about 53 kilometres
from the town. The economy is based primarily on education and tourism.
Some of the places to visit Kurseong
Airpot : Bagdogra (53 kms from Kurseong) is the major airport of the region. Regular flights connects Bagdogra to major airports in the country.
Rail Station : NJP (New Jalpaiguri) 53 kms from Kurseong is the major Rail Station.
Road : Siliguri 47 km from Kurseong is the main junction and the largest town nearby the state.
Darjeeling to Kurseong :32 kms
Mirik to Kurseong : 35 kms
Permit and Entry Rules
Indian & Foreigners: Indian & Foreigners tourists visiting Kurseong do not require any permit to enter the state.
Best time to Visit Mirik
Best time to visit Kurseong is during the months of March, April, May, June, October, Nov. Most of the roads
remains closed during the month of July, August due to heavy rainfall and landslides. Also some of the tourists
don't prefer to visit Kurseong in the months of December, January and Febrary due to cold climates.