Dooars the name derived from the Sanskrit Word Dwar, is the gateway to North Bengal, Sikkim, North East States and Bhutan. The dense natural forests teeming with wildlife, interoven with lush tea gardens are criss –crossed by Teesta, Jaldhaka, Raidak, Torsha, Kaljani and other river and their numerous tributaries running down the hills.
The Dooars Valley is specially noted for its wildlife sanctuaries and National Parks. The most popular of these are Gorumara National Park, Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary,Jaldapara Wild Life sanctuary,Buxa Tiger reserve sanctuary.Theese sanctuaries abound in a fascinating diversity of Flora & Fauna.Jaldapara Wild Life Sanctuary & Gorumara National Park are the habitats of the rare one horned Rhino. Other major attractions across the Dooars sector are Jayanti, Bhutanghat, Buxa Fort, Rajabhatkhawa, Malbazar, Chalsa, Samsing, Jaldhaka, OOdlabari and the Teesta Barrage. Also not to forget Totopara and Chilabata Forest. The combination of all makes Dooars a veritable paradise for Nature lovers and eco-tourism.