Dalkhola is a city based in Uttar Dinajpur district of West Bengal in India. It is an important commercial city of North Bengal and is the largest maize exporter in the state too. The city earlier belonged to the Bihar state and in 1959 placed in West Bengal. The best time to visit Dalkhola is between the months of December to March. Some of the neighboring cities include Kishanganj, Purnia, and Raiganj.
Places to Stay
There are many budget-friendly hotels in Dalkhola. Some of them include Real Paradise Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Astha (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official spoken language of Dalkhola is Bengali. People of Dalkhola also speak in Hindi.
Durga Puja (October), Diwali (November) and Eid are some of the major festivals celebrated in Dalkhola. Chatt Puja, Dussehra and Kali Puja are also observed here.
Places of Interest
Some of the popular tourist attractions around Dalkhola include Sahibganj (81 km), Malda (110 km), Balurghat (132 km) and Mirik (132 km).
How to Get There
Bagdogra Airport is the nearest airport to Dalkhola. It is located about 115 km away.
Dalkhola has its own railway station and is well connected with other cities through railway network.
Dalkhola is well connected with other cities through a good bus network. There are daily buses to Kolkata, Purnia and Raiganj. Some of the best bus operators include Lakshmi Travels and KPN Travels. Ticketgoose.com is one of the most popular bus booking sites from where you any book your tickets to anywhere in India.