Hasimara, also spelt Hashimara, in Jalpaiguri District
, is the last town on the Indian side of the border in West Bengal
. The small modern town of Phuntsholing is 13 km to the north. Madarihat
, a prominent town in the district, is 9 km to the west. Lankapara Hat
are the nearby places. The town is surrounded by tea-gardens.
Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary
, Dalgaon Tea Estate, Kharbandi monastery at Phuntsholing and Birpara
are other attractions around.
The nearest railway station is Hasimara Railway Station, about 20 km away from the Jaldapara Sanctuary.