(Last Updated on : 31-07-2015)
Paren is a tourist place nestled in Dooars
in the Indian state
of West Bengal
. Set amidst picturesque location, it is known for wonderful hilly terrains, lush greenery and pristine rivers
. Home to agricultural fields and clusters of picturesque villages
, it is a good holiday destination for nature admirers. Paren is also an ideal place for enjoying treks, drives and trails. The entire region is covered with emerald green vegetation
making it an ideal place to walk around and soak in natures splendor.
Beauty of Paren
The beauty of Paren can be best enjoyed by walking. There are various places of interest at this place that are worth exploring like lush green forests, wonderful hilly terrains and pristine rivers. Walking amidst the nature is one of the best things that can be done here. Tourists can take a nature walk to Garibos, Dalgaon and Rango, notable for medicinal plants
. Adventure enthusiasts can indulge in trekking
as it offers some amazing trekking trails. One can trek to Rechella Pass to enjoy the view of the meeting of the Bengal, Sikkim
and Bhutan borders.
Nearby Attractions of Paren
Apart from the beauty, Paren is also famed for its nearby tourist attractions like Jaldhaka and Todey Tangta. Each of these destinations offers something unique to its visitors for example Jaldhaka has the famous Jaldhaka Hydel Power Station and Todey Tangta is an uphill station which offers amazing views of the surrounding hills and jungle.
Tourists can also pay their visit to Bindu
which is famous for the Bindu Hydel Power Station and the Dam
. It is situated on the border area of India and Bhutan and is a tourist hotspot. From here, one can view the wonderful sight of the converging point of Bindu and Jaldhaka.
Visiting Information of Paren
The unique thing about Paren is that it can be visited any time of the year. It can be reached from Siliguri
via Jaldaka. One can hire bus or taxi services from Siliguri to reach Jaldaka. Accommodation facilities are quite limited in Paren as it is yet to be known to the distant travellers. The only accommodation facility is offered by Forest Department cottages.