Siliguri (WB): Radio Misty 94.3 fm, the First and Number one fm station of North Bengal have partnered with Maneybhanjyan Tourist Festival to be held from 8th January. This three days festival will promote culture, music, art and the region as tourist spot. Reunited club is organising this festival.
The festival is scheduled at Maneybhanjyan, 28km from Darjeeling, and the organisers have lined up cultural events, games and horse rides for tourists through forested and hilly trails. Tourists from all across world are excepted to participate in this festival.
Tourists can avail of horse riding and go till Dooteria, 19km from Maneybhanjyan. However, Maneybhanjyan, which is the starting point of all treks to Sandakphu, is more known for its Land Rovers. Six of Series I, six of Series II and 12 of the 109S model operate in the area at a time when they are virtually off the roads in most parts of the world. This will be major tourist attraction.
In all three days of festival there will be Cultural programmes including top Band performing live. Situated at an altitude of 6,600 ft above sea level, Maneybhanjyan is the base camp for the trekkers to the Singalila range. The place offers a scenic view of the Mount Kanchenjunga .The view of illuminated Darjeeling town at night from Maneybhanjyan is a unique experience.
Says Nishant Mittal, Chief Executive Officer, Radio Misty with this association we will promote on air this tourist festival, so that more and more people can visit this beautiful place. Radio Misty RJ will be present during this festival and host different ground activities.