Rajabhat Khawa is a beautiful town near the Buxa Tiger Reserve in Jalpaiguri District
of West Bengal
. It is one of the main centers of eco tourism. The town is situated 12 km south of Jayanti, a charming place on the banks of the Jayanti River, and 17 km from Alipurduar
. On the way to Rajabhat Khawa one can see the lush green tea gardens and forests.
, Patkapara and
are the neighboring towns. National Highway 31C passes through this town.
Places of tourist interest at Rajabhat Khawa include Orchidarium, animal rescue center and a nature interpretation center. A watchtower deep inside the forest gives the best opportunity to view elephants, bisons and tigers.
Forest rest houses of the WBFDC and Gracilips Hotel, a private rest house, provide accommodation facilities.
Coochbehar Airport and Raja Bhat Khawa Railway Station are the nearest airport and railway station.