Perched at an elevation of 3000ft is a scenically blessed hamlet called Samsing located 82km from the bustling city Siliguri. Unsullied by the modernized society, Samsing, a new found destination of Dooars region, with its pictorial landscape and serene ambiance has caught the attention of nature lovers traveling towards the Dooars region. The quaint hamlet Samsing is also considered as the gateway towards the nature endowed Neora Valley National Park. Neora valley is the land of the elegant red panda in the pristine undisturbed natural habitat with rugged inaccessible hilly terrain and rich diverse flora and fauna making this park an important wilderness zone.
Surrounded with the meandering river stream, lofty mountain hill sprawled with the verdant forest and lush tea garden, the picturesque hamlet Samsing is famous for its cardamom plantation and luscious orange orchard. The journey towards this serene hamlet Samsing in itself is a lasting experience. The uphill ride towards Samsing after crossing the iconic Coronation Bridge, which offers the most mesmerizing view of the river Teesta meandering through the mountainous valley, is filled with the pictorial sight of dense forested area and lush tea garden which presents a visual treat for the tourists. Samsing harbor easily accessible routes towards many pictorial destinations which add up to the charm of travelling to Samsing like the Khasmahal. Khasmahal is a quaint hamlet in Samsing which is famous for its scrumptious orange orchards which is sprawled across Khasmahal, during harvesting season the lush orange orchards glaze the plains of Khasmahal in an orange hue, it's a sight which has ensnared the heart of many traveler. A bit further from the serene village Khasmahal, visitors catches the first glimpse of river Murti, the sight of the emerald green meandering river stream is truly captivating and with the backdrop view of the lush tea garden and daunting hills from river Murti is bound to leave the any traveler spell bind by the surreal beauty of Samsing. The bank of river Murti has become a famous picnic spot for the tourist and localities who want to spend some quality time with their loved ones while enjoying the vista of gushing river stream with the back drop view of lush dense mountainous valley. Samsing has also enthralled the adventure lovers with its astounding trekking routes the most famous and thrilling one being the trek towards Neora Valley National Park. The virgin forested area surrounding Samsing is known for housing exquisite birds like grey nightjar, greater racket-tailed drongo, orange-bellied leafbird, maroon oriole, grey chinned, short-billed minivets, slaty-backed forktail, ashy bulbul, yellow-vented, golden-spectacled and chestnut crowned warblers, white-napped, black-chinned yuhinas and many more making Samsing the birding paradise for the avid bird watcher traveling to Dooars region. From trekking trail towards the richest bio-diversity park to camping along the meandering river stream, Samsing has something to offer to each of its visitor making it a more enchanting haven.
Endowed with rich flora and fauna backed with the soothing weather, Samsing with its awe-inspiring sight has become the solace for tourist traveling in search of nature bound destination. Samsing the quaint hamlet of Dooars region has become the ideal destination for the travelers who wants to spend a laid back weekend far from the maddening crowd amidst the nurturing lap of Mother Nature to rejuvenate their tired souls.
Blessed with the soothing weather, the beauty of Samsing can be relished throughout the year but if the tourists want to witness the serene hamlet Khasmahal bursting with the vibrant color of ripe orange the best time to visit Samsing would be during harvesting season October and February.