The historically rich town of Coochbehar falls under the district of Coochbehar in West Bengal. It shares border with Assamese towns on the east and neighbouring country Bangladesh on south. Certainly, such an important town from the aspect of history attracts several tourists every year. Some of the houses here contain ancient artefacts and remains of pre-colonial rule in India. Age old temples and other religious places, huge number of different migratory birds, cultural fairs, book fair, exhibitions of fruits and flowers and famous Ratha Yatra are other important attractions of this city.