Places To Visit In Rajabhatkawa

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Here are the top 9 tourist attractions to see in Rajabhatkhawa:

1. Buxa Tiger Reserve

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4 km
from city center
1 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

The Buxa Tiger Reserve is a 760-square-kilometre (290 sq mi) tiger reserve located inside the Buxa National Park (Bengali: ????? ?????? ?????? Bêäksha Jatio Uddan) in West Bengal, India, in the Buxa hills of the southern hilly area of Bhutan. Animals found in the park include, the tiger, civet, Elephant, Gaur (Indian bison), Pig and red jungle fowl.

2. Jayanti River spot

Must visit 3.4 /5

12 km
from city center
2 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

Jayanti is a small forested village near Rajabhatkawa. About 15 km near Buxa Reserve, this place has the magnificent Mahakal caves and the Jayanti Riverside, for its tourists to savor.

3. Buxa Fort

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16 km
from city center
3 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

The Buxa Fort has quite a vibrant history that its known by. Built centuries ago, the Buxa Fort came under the British India after the 2nd Dooars War (1865) between the Bhutan and the British.

4. Nature Interpretation centre, Rajabhatkawa

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0 km
from city center
4 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

The nature interpretation centre is at a short distance from the Buxa reserve. The place provides information of numerous birds and animals in the reserve, along with information of various plants and their medicinal properties.

5. Mahakal caves

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12 km
from city center
5 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

The Mahakal Caves are one of the most elusive and enticing tourist sites in Jayanti. The caves are hundreds of years old and have a lot of unknown history attached to them.

6. Park Safari

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1 km
from city center
6 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

You can easily hire a jeep or car at the forest office at Rajabhatkawa. They will also provide you with a tour guide who will not only know all the ways, but will make sure you don't miss out on anything important. They cars are cheap and easily available.

7. Trekking

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2 km
from city center
7 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

Another very popular activity at Buxa is trekking at the Reserve. A 15 km trek from Buxa to Jayanti Riverbed is very popular. The trek will take you from the beautiful dense forests of Buxa, all the way to Jayanti.

8. Shiv Temple

3.1 /5

11 km
from city center
8 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

An age old Shiv Temple is located at the edge of the main town. It is approximately 8 km from the town. A lot of people walk down to the temple. It is beautiful and isolated. Devotees of Lord Shiva consider it a treat.

9. Maa Kali Temple

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10 km
from city center
9 out of 9
places to visit in Rajabhatkhawa

Very close to the Shiv Temple is another temple devoted to Goddess Kali. The small temple is surrounded with trees on all sides. This temple is highly revered by devotees of Goddess Kali and is believed to be centuries old.

FAQs on Rajabhatkhawa

How can I commute within Rajabhatkawa?

At Rajabhatkawa, you will be spending majorly all your time inside Buxa. Guides and cars are easily available.
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What are the top sightseeing places in Rajabhatkawa?

The top sightseeing places in Rajabhatkawa are Buxa Tiger Reserve, Jayanti River spot, Buxa Fort, Nature Interpretation centre, Rajabhatkawa, Mahakal caves, Park Safari.

Can you suggest an itinerary for Rajabhatkawa?

Depending on the time you have, your itinerary can be adjusted to cover Rajabhatkawa in just one day or spend as many as four days. After having settled in, you can start the exploration of the Buxa Tiger Reserve. You will be given a tour guide and a car (if you plan to take the park safari). Although the guide will make sure you cover all the important areas, you may want to mention some important areas like the Buxa Fort and the One Horned Rhino to him, so that you don't miss out on them.

You may also want to spend a small part of your time in Buxa trekking. The nearly 15 km trek will take you from Buxa to Jayanti Riverside, where you can enjoy the calm blowing winds and experience the splendour of the Bhutan Himalayas. The next day, you can start with the Nature Interpretation Centre, in the main town and then walk down to Kali Temple, followed by Shiv Temple, about 8 km off the city.
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