Kurseong is a peaceful hill station surrounded by some beautiful tea gardens. The pollution-free climate and pleasing atmosphere of Kurseong make it an ideal resort to beat the summer's heat. The Makaibari Tea Estate and Forest Museum on Dow Hills are its main attractions. It also makes a mid-trip halting place between Siliguri on the plains and Darjeeling hills.
Situated at an altitude of 1458 m, Kurseong's natural advantages make it a captivating tourist destination.
Located at a lower elevation for those who dislike the severe winters of Darjeeling, Kurseong enjoys a milder and a healthy climate throughout the year.
The rich flora of Kurseong town and surroundings is fascinating, and it has aptly been described as a 'Botanists' Paradise'. With the first showers in May, after a relatively dry winter and spring, the river-