Bijanbari Riverside Farmstay

Best budget stay at Bijanbari Darjeeling with river in front the cottage, mountain surrounded pool and green farmland all around

Best budget stay at Bijanbari Darjeeling with a river in front of the cottage, the mountain surrounded the pool and green farmland all around

Did you ever dream of living a country life in a foothill just by the river, plunging in a  blue pool amidst blue mountain and having food freshly plucked from the field? Believe me, Bijanbari Farmstay is the place. You will be refreshed from your hectic life, like never before.

Bijanbari is a small township near east of Darjeeling, in West Bengal, placed at an altitude of 2500ft, is a valley.  It has very pleasant weather, the temperature remains almost 5 degrees less than Kolkata.

A very beautiful valley surrounded by waterfalls, tea gardens, and mountain peaks. Bijanbari Hydel power plant is the lifeline of Darjeeling. The main occupation of the people here is farming. Cabbages, cardamom, beans, squash. Tomatoes, oranges and other vegetables and fruits are produced in the valley.

You can plan your vacation in a manner so that they can stay at Bijanbari Farmstay, which no doubt the best place to stay in Bijanbari. It’s a paradise for bird watching. A number of birds of different species keep on chirping in the valley. It’s very nice to hear the chirping and watching them.


 The resort gives a peaceful stay, the ambiance means the lush green valley is surrounded by the resort, which is so serene and bliss of nature, a perfect place to stay for nature lovers.

A small river called Chota Rangeet flows down just beside the resort. The resort is having cottages which can accommodate 16 people in two cottages. On the double bed at the upper position and queen size bed at the lower floors. Maximum number 5 and more can accommodate in a single cottage.

This place has a private swimming pool you can rent tents for an adventurous tent stay.   The interiors are simple yet mesmerizing. The view of the mountains from a small attic in one of the cottage will steal your moments. There is an onsite restaurant, they serve you authentic food of different cuisines.  Lovely food is prepared from the organic vegetables of our organic farm. Room service is an available round clock, the day & night.

Maximum Accommodation: 16 people

Check-In: 12.00 AM
Check out: 10.00 AM

Outdoor Activities

The swimming pool in the resort is a big pleasure for the kids and adults. You can spend hours. The Chota Rangit River is flowing just beside the cottage. You can enjoy the view the cool breeze, which will give you complete peace of mind. Take a bath in the stream or even go out for fishing in it.

You can seat in the lawn in front of the cottage, can spend your time leisurely with your books with a hot cup of coffee. The resort will arrange a barbecue and bonfire for you if you want with an extra charge. You can go to an organic farm to have a look at how farming is going on in the valley. Or drive there farming sweet blue car for fun. It’s really an experience.

Nearby attraction from Bijanbari

You can visit some nearby place of the resort by renting a car.

  1. Happy valley tea estates which are 6.9 km from the location or the Chontong Tea Garden. You can view the sleeping Buddha of Kunchenjungha from the tea garden
  2. Mahakal Mandir 7.9 km away
  3. Japanese Peace Pagoda. 8 km away
  4. Ghoom Monastery 8.5 km away
  5. Singalila National Park 8 km away
  6. Tiger hill 12.3 km
  7. Barsey Rhododendron sanctuary 16 km

You can go for the sightseeing by a car arranged from the resort on demand with extra charge.

How to Reach Bijanbari

By Air: The nearest airport is Bagdogra at Siliguri North Bengal. The airport well connected to the rest of India. You can take a rented car or taxi to reach the destination. To cover the distance of 104 km, from Bagdogra it will take you about 4 hours time.

By Train: The nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri station. You can take a cab or rented a car to reach the resort. Here the distance remains the same 104km. Rented shared cabs charge nearly 200-250 per person.

By Road: You can drive down from Kolkata to Bijanbari. Bus services are also available from Siliguri. From Darjeeling, it is a 2 hours drive covering 90 km.

On demand, the resort is having pick and drop facilities for the guests from airport and NJP at a cost of 4000 in Sumo and 3500 in WagonR

Pocket Pinch

Per day per head including stay, breakfast, lunch and dinner will cost you only  INR 1850 + 5% GST for group of more than 4 people

Per day per head including stay, breakfast, lunch and dinner will cost you only INR 2250 + 5% GST for less than 4 people

Child policy

Kids between 1 to 5 years are complimentary.
Kids between 6 to 10 years will be charged at half price.
Kids from 11 years will be charged as an adult.


Come and stay at a mountain village in wooded cottages to explore the valley along with swimming pool, river and green meadow, all that is so stupendous that the guests recommend another tourist to stay here.

All the happiness won’t pinch your pocket also, as compared to other properties in the surrounding area.

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Place you can visit along with: Dawaipani Retreat,    Ghoom Tea Estate, and The Retreat – Darjeeling

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