Details of the Journey from Bagdogra airport to Phuentsholing with taxi fare
Posted On May 9, 2018
Traveling to a place you have never been before for the first time can be a little difficult if you are with your family and if you do not have proper guidance. Phuentsholing is the entry point of Bhutan and as soon as you enter here you will be able to witness the clean environment of the country. It can be very irritable sometimes if the agency from where you have done your booking does not deliver well and delays service and especially for middle-class people who cannot afford car rental service traveling here and there can be a bit troublesome. Keeping all these problems in mind, here is some information and guidelines that might be of help to you in your journey and back.
Distance from Bagdogra Airport to Phuentsholing=170km
Arrival time=4h 20mins
Bagdogra to Phuentsholing taxi fare details:
Here is a detailed list of the queries that are often made regarding the Bagdogra airport to Phuentsholing taxi fare. If you want further information regarding the Bagdogra to Phuentsholing taxi fare do get in touch with eastern meadow tours as they will be happy to help you.
The significance of this place is that it offers easy entry and exit route to Bhutan. It is the border town of India and Bhutan. Phuentscholing is a lovely place which has a kind of its own beauty. The sunset from this place is absolutely mesmerizing.
After your flight lands in Bagdogra you need to check out from the airport and then book a taxi that will take you to Phuentsholing
Where to stay
Hotel Druk- It is known to be one of the most famous hotels in Phuentsholing with neat and clean rooms and state of the art amenities. If you want any information regarding the Bagdogra to Phuentsholing cab fare, do contact Eastern meadows Tours.
Price starts from 4272Rs
Amenities: hot tub, child-friendly, bar, and laundry service.
What to do
Phuentsholing is a wonderful place as it is the border town of India and Bhutan. You will be able to notice the contrast between the cleanliness of India and Bhutan as soon as you enter Phuentsholing as it is less chaotic and far cleaner than the Indian border area. Here are a few places you could visit in Phuentsholing
The Karbandi monastery
The monastery is located at an altitude of 400m on a small hill that served as a temporary stay of the Royal Grandmother. Inside the monastery, there are beautiful statues of Shakyamuni Buddha, Guru Rinpoche, and Shabdrung Nawang
Main attraction: statues of famous personalities in Bhutan, amazing view of the city
Opening hours: 7:00am to 6:00pm
Location: above the town, Phuentsholing
The Zangtho Pelri Lhakhang
It is a temple representing the heaven of Guru Rinpoche. There are about eight manifestations of the Guru and paintings on the life of Buddha on the ground floor.
Main attraction: paintings of Buddha, manifestations, Bodhisattavas.
Opening hours: 8 am to 6 pm
Admission fee: free
Location: Indo Bhutan border, town center, Phuentsholing
The crocodile breeding farm
The main objective of the farm is the conservation of the species of the crocodiles. The reptiles are bred for the sole purpose of releasing them into their natural habitat.
Opening hours: 9:30 am to 6:30 pm
Entry fee: 20Rs
Location: near Phuentsholing Bus stand, Phuentsholing.
Where to eat
There are many restaurants and cafes in Phuentsholing that will pamper your taste buds with their authentic cuisines
It is the best Chinese restaurant in town with good quality food and a good service. The authentic Bhutanese cuisine is very delicious here.
Opening hours: 8 am to 11 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian
Location: upper market, Phuentsholing Bhutan.
Kizom café Pizzeria
The café is famous for its pizzas and dessert. It is a lovely place to have a hearty meal. The quality of the food is good and the service is also very nice.
Opening hours: 9 am to 10 pm
Cuisines: pizza, vegetarian-friendly, fast food
Location: Tshela Building, Phuentsholing, Bhutan
The total cost of the trip-:
There are many traveling agencies such as Eastern meadow tours that will provide you a good deal of information regarding Bagdogra to Phuentsholing taxi fare, the best hotels, and restaurants.
||Cost for 1 night(per person)
|Taxi from Bagdogra to Phuentsholing
(return fare included)
The very atmosphere of the town of Phuentsholing is enchanting and fresh. As you enter the city you will feel relaxed and calm as you are in the arms of the mystical country of Bhutan. I hope the above information will be of help to you. May you have a pleasant stay in Phuentsholing.