Location : Close to Hasimara, adjacent to Chilapata forests.
Language : Nepali, Bengali, Hindi
People : Mixed population comprising of Bengali, Nepali, Adivasis such as Mech, Rava etc., Rajbansis and substantial number of Air force and Army personnel from all over India.
Nearest City : Alipurduar about 40 kms away
Rail head : Alipurduar Junction is the major railhead (40 kms). Hasimara rail station is about 7 kilometres away. Here you can get some local passenger and intercity trains.
Airport : Bagdogra is the nearest airport
Best Season : Throughout the year. Forest entry is restricted between Mid June and Mid September.
Barodabri is a small village adjacent to Hasimara Air Force base and Chilapata Forests in the Dooars area of West Bengal.
The village has come to prominence primarily due to the forest department tourist accommodation in the village. River Torsa flows through the back of the village. Tourists visiting Barodabri are primarily attracted by the Chilapata forest which is adjacent to the village. Jaldapara is also just 10 kilometres away. Tourists visiting Bhutan by road also often stay overnight at Barodabri as the Bhutan Boarder town of Phuentsholing is about 20 kms away.