in Jalpāiguri of West Bengal, India
- Manas Wildlife Sanctuary (Unesco heritage, 102 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 26.848 and 89.376 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 26° 50' 51" and E 89° 22' 32"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - INR
- Spoken languages:
- English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:37 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:56 am and 4:40 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2019-11-20 07:26:13
Jaigaon in Jalpāiguri (West Bengal) with it's 158,664 inhabitants is located in India about 753 mi (or 1,212 km) east of New Delhi, the country's capital.
Local time in Jaigaon is now 07:37 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Jaigaon. The closest airport in India is Cooch Behar Airport in a distance of 36 mi (or 58 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Manas Wildlife Sanctuary in a distance of 102 mi (or 165 km), East.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Samtse, Tsimasham, Ha, Daga and Paro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Evening Temperature||24°C / 76 °F|
|Night Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1017 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Friday, 22nd of November 2019
27°C (81 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 23rd of November 2019
27°C (81 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.
Sunday, 24th of November 2019
26°C (79 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Videos from this area
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At Phuentsholing long back
Phuentsholing is a border town in southern Bhutan, and is the administrative seat of Chukha District. The town occupies parts of both Phuentsholing Gewog and Sampheling Gewog.
Driving through the Indian and Bhutan border.
Best Of Asia Overland crosses the border at Jaigaon in India into Phuentsholing in Bhutan. Such bliss entering Bhutan after being in the chaos of India.
jaigaon deusi group 2014
the group consist of nehal,suraj,pratik,me(vishal),anmol,ajit,kajol,subhadra,priya,srijana,esabella..
Trip To Phuentshuling Bhutan||2018||
Short trip to Bhutan and get together with my bhutanese friend. It was a amazing trip. Made video with my phone.
Travel at Bhutan.. Mahakaldham. With JGV Ridrs..
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After entering Bhutan gate right side permit office, cheapest foreign trip for Indian.
Indian can enter Bhutan by following side process of filling permit form with hotel details. No requirements of any agents. Indian currency is happily accepted ...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Phuentsholing is a border town in southern Bhutan, and is the administrative seat of Chukha District. The town occupies parts of both Phuentsholing Gewog and Sampheling Gewog. Phuentsholing lies opposite the Indian town of Jaigaon, and cross-border trade has resulted in a thriving local economy. For example, the town serves as headquarters for the Bank of Bhutan. In 2005, Phuentsholing had a population of 20,537.
Jaigaon is a small town in Jalpaiguri district in the Indian state of West Bengal, near the Bhutan border. The town lies at the gateway to Bhutan – Phuentsholing, and is thus a very thriving place of trade. The main source of income for the vast majority of people here is through the Bhutanese citizens that come down to Jaigaon in order to buy their monthly and weekly ration. The main entrance to Bhutan is through Jaigaon.
Shri Hanuman Mandir Dharamshala School
Shri Hanuman Mandir Dharamshala, known as SHMD School, is an English medium, co-educational private higher secondary school in Jaigaon, a town in West Bengal sharing its border with the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. SHMD School is established, owned and managed by the SHMD Trust of Jaigaon. It is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education in Delhi. The Principal is Mr. P. G. Thomas, and the school's motto is "Lighted to Shine".
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