Sikiajhora is a beautiful getaway situated in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal. It lies inside the Buxa Tiger Reserve. Sikiajhora offers its visitors an opportunity to treat their eyes with the immense scenic beauty and lush greenery of the area. The main attraction of the place is the Sikiajhora River. A small watchtower has been constructed on the bank of the river. You can go for a jungle safari on boat from Sikiajhora which is a truly unique experience. One can spot various birds and even wild animals while boating at Sikiajhora. Boating charges around Rs. 50-100 per person. Sikiajhora is also well known as a picnic spot.

How to Reach

Trains are running from Sealdah to Alipurduar Junction. Sikiajhora is 8 km from Alipurduar station. Cars and autorickshaws are available from Alipurduar to reach Sikiajhora.


There are no hotels at Sikiajhora. Only home-stay accommodation option is available.
Banalata, Panialguri. Tel: 9733454779.
Alternatively, you can also stay at Rajabhatkhawa or Damanpur.
WBFDC Buxa Jungle Lodge, Rajabhatkhawa. Tariff - Rs. 1100-3000. Tel: 9232531769.
Damanpur Forest Bungalow, Damanpur. Tel: 03564-255129.

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