Situated at an altitude of 1458 mts (4860ft.) in the lap of hills of Eastern Himalaya. The word Kurseong means – the place of White Orchid. Because of its lower elevation, Kurseong enjoys milder and very healthy climate throughout the year. Kurseong is a quiet township on the Siliguri - Darjeeling highway. The place offers a commanding view of the undulating plains below.
With all the common festivals like Durgapuja, Diwali, Holi Kurseong also celebrates Losar, Buddha Jayani and Tibetian new year.
Nearest airport is Bagdogra- 63 Km.RAIL
Nearest rail head is New Jalpaiguri (60 km).ROAD
Kurseong is 51 km from Siliguri and 30 km from Darjeeling.