Boguran- A weekend gateway near Kolkata

Boguran- A weekend gateway near Kolkata

Boguran- A weekend gateway near Kolkata Boguran, locally known as Boguran Jalpai, is a beautiful sea beach under Contai Subdivision of Purba Medinipur. This lesser known beach is just 4 hours journey away from Kolkata. This place is Surrounded by ‘Jhau’ trees. Long Beach,golden sand, red crabs are the most attractive point of this beach. You will feel like Robinson Crusoe in this isolated place. What to see and do: Spend your leisure time, stroll along the long Beach during sunrise and sunset, enjoy the loneliness of the beach with red crabs. Even the beach is safe for taking bath,so you may take a sea bath there. How to go: Take a train from Howrah to Kanthi, take an Auto from Kanthi to reach Boguran Jalpai, the auto will cost nearly 250-300 bucks. If you are going by car reach Kanthi, then head towards Junput Market, take right turn from there and go straight 4km to reach Boguran. If you are going by bus, get down at Kanthi bus stand, take a car or auto from there to reach Boguran. Where to stay: This is a brand new place. Only few staying options are there. Don’t expect any kind of luxurious stay. You will get basic staying option with attached bath and toilet. Electric service is not good in this region but don’t worry, they have a power backup generator. Here is the name and contact of homestay Sagar Niralaya Boguran homestay , Contact : 9434012200/8670547411, Tariff: 800 – 1500/- per room.       Boguran Hotel Nearby places to see: You may visit Junput, Dariapur, Hijli, Kapalkundala temple....
Taba Koshi- A offbeat tourist spot near Mirik.

Taba Koshi- A offbeat tourist spot near Mirik.

Taba Koshi-A offbeat tourist spot near Mirik. Looking for a new destination near NJP? Then this is for you. A brand new destination just below Mirik. Surrounded by hills and tea gardens. A flowing river added more beauty to this place. Here you can enjoy fresh breeze with the chirping sound of birds, can enjoy fresh bath in the river. Here you will find two temples of lord Siva and Bishnu. You also can move every corner of a small hilly village. Sight Seeing : Lord Siva Temple-A beautiful Temple beside river Tea Gardens– A number of tea gardens producing the famous Darjeeling tea are located in and around Mirik. Tea Factory-There are two tea factories  located in Taba Koshi, try to visit Gopal Dhara Tea factory. Fishing Point-Ask your home stay owner for the fishing point they will provide you fishing rods, try your hands out in fishing. Adv/22/02/18 Orchid House-This is basically a nursery with varieties of trees,orchids,flowers. Ginger Farm-Visit Local Ginger Farm. It will amaze you. View Point-This on the way to Mirik, from here you can have birds eye view of Taba Koshi. Bokar Monastery– It is located on the way to Rameetay Dara and is famous as a Buddhist meditation centre. Bunkulung(Jayanti Nagar) – Ecotourism is being promoted here and home-stay facilities are available here. Rangbhang Homestay, Mirik Busty also promotes eco-tourism. Debisthan– A temple of a Hindu goddess located on a hillock near the Sumendu lake. Mirik Church– It is located near Don Bosco School.One of the most beautiful and one of the bigger catholic church of Darjeeling district. Orange Orchards– Mirik is famous...
RONGO-A hidden hamlet of DOOARS

RONGO-A hidden hamlet of DOOARS

RONGO-A hidden hamlet of DOOARS Rongo, the small village is situated on top of a hill at an altitude of 4500 feet near Bhutan boarder. Rongo or Rongu serve as the Headquarter of Cinchona Plantation under Kalimpong subdivision. Now Cinchona plantation is gradually giving way to rubber plantation. Rongo offers beautiful views of surrounding hills, forests and Jaldhaka river valley. It is one of the doorway to the Neora Valley National Park. Most people are Buddhist and speak Nepali. A tiny remote village having a market, post office and few houses in its locality. The population of Rongu is about 500 people. Rongu does not feature as one of the most famous tourist destinations of  North Bengal. But the natural beauty of this hill and the hospitality of the local people draws many a travel enthusiasts to this less known hill station. Staying option : Two Home stays are there. All are well equipped and well maintained. How to go:One can reach from Bagdogra Airport or New Jalpaiguri Railway Station via Siliguri along national highway 31 i.e. Dooars crossing Chalsa and turning left at Khunia More via Chapramari, Sepchu, Gairibas. From Gairibas an uneven motorable road turns towards left to Rongo nearly 7 kilometers to Rongo. About Author:  Hi, I am Biswanath Sinha. I always love to travel,love to explore new destination. i travelled many places of India. Hope in future will inform you about many places. If you found above article useful, then PLEASE stay connected with us on Facebook or Twitter or Email Subscription for any Indian travel queries or travel updates / tips / news / guides...
Chandpur

Chandpur

Chandpur – The newest beach destination near Kolkata Chandpur is the newest beach destination near Kolkata. Still untouched by tourists, Chandpur has the cleanest stretch of beach anywhere near Kolkata. This beach is best for spending your weekend frolicking in the briny waters. But, Chandpur reveals its true mystery during full moon nights when the sea seems to turn into silver and the beach golden. In Chandpur, you enjoy the sunset, the early morning walks on the beach and the lonely evenings with your loved ones on the resort’s terrace watching the twinkling stars of the night sky meeting the endless sea. Places to see in Chandpur: A very clean and lonely beach is what you would love to see in Chandpur. There is something about lonely beaches – it gives you the feeling of “owning the horizon.” The eerie looking stumps bordering the beach and the feeling of being “one of the firsts” to reach a virgin beach is just enough to persuade any traveller to pack his bags this weekend. Surely! Visiting Chandpur now, will make you feel like Robinson Crusoe. Places to see in Chandpur: A very clean and lonely beach is what you would love to see in Chandpur. There is something about lonely beaches – it gives you the feeling of “owning the horizon.” The eerie looking stumps bordering the beach and the feeling of being “one of the firsts” to reach a virgin beach is just enough to persuade any traveller to pack his bags this weekend. Surely! Visiting Chandpur now, will make you feel like Robinson Crusoe. How to reach Chandpur: If you are going...