About River Murti
Murti is a small picturesque village in the Jalpaiguri district of West Bengaland is situated on the banks of river Murti. It is one of the most beautiful rivers of Dooars River Murti located 726ft. above from the sea level. The small river flows down from Neora Valley National Park and passes through Samsing and eventually after crossing the forest the river emerges near Ramsai area and meets Jaldhaka river. The river is small enough to crossed on foot during most of the year except the Monsoon months. At Samsing you can approach River Murti either at RockyIsland or near the old forest Bungalow. Excellent scenic beauty is the main attraction of Tourist, GarumaraNational Park and Chapramari Nwildlife sanctuary is very close from Murti. In winter season maney people come from different place for day tour or Picknic. in winter season during the morning or evening you can find Elephant Gaur( Bison), dear, and Rhinos, if you are bird watcher then you can find lots of birds.
You can find accommodation at Murti Govt. Forest banglow, Privet Hotel Resort, Lodge are available, Majestic Vacation arrange for you. You can go for a Jungle safari by Jeep to Chapramari or GorumaraNational Parks
New Jalpaiguri railway station or Siliguri to Murti by road 71kms. 2.30hrs.
Bagdogra Airport to Murti by Road 84kms 3hrs.