To understand why so many tourists keep choosing West Bengal as their holiday destination make sure you and your loved ones spend a bit more time in the wider region. Darjeeling, lays 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south, and Kalimpong can be found 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south.
Rent a vehicle and spend some time in Darjeeling, a retail and transport hub for the region, situated approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Bagdogra. This bigger city has a range of points of interest, for example Tiger Hill, Batasia Memorial and St Joseph's College. Chowrasta, Yiga Choling and Himalayan Mountaineering Institute Museum are also good places to head to.
Discover Bagdogra's heavenly side by visiting the region's monasteries and other places of worship. If you're on the lookout for experiences that won't blow the budget, why not take a little tour of West Bengal's numerous outdoor attractions such as open-air markets and gardens.
If your life is busy, the perfect holiday often means making time to relax. When it's time to de-stress, do as the locals do and enjoy shore fishing or camping. Follow your interests with one of the culinary tours, wildlife spotting tours and guided nature walks. There are plenty on offer in and around the West Bengal area.
When it's time to say goodbye to Bagdogra, head to the nearest major airport situated in Bagdogra, 1 mile (2 kilometers) to the southeast.