West Bengal is a state in eastern India, between the Himalayas and the Bay of Bengal. Its capital, Kolkata (formerly Calcutta), retains architectural and cultural remnants of its past as an East India Company trading post and the capital of the British Raj. In the sense of travel West Bengal has a huge scope.West Bengal is diverse, of high peaks of Himalaya in the northern extremes to coastal regions down south, with regions such as plateau and Ganges delta intervening in between. West Bengal is only state in India where Himalayas are in the north and Sea is at the south, with both plains and plateaus covering the remaining region.
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Reading Time: 8 minutes Mousuni Island – The secret beach of West Bengal is an ideal weekend tourist destination from Kolkata. This sea beach is situated near Bakkhali.
Reading Time: 11 minutes Doban Valley is one of the new offbeat tourist destinations near Kalimpong, North Bengal, this place is ideal destination for weekend trip.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Chisang, a small village located in the Kalimpong district of West-Bengal India. The real essence of Chisang lies in its rich history
Reading Time: 3 minutes If you are looking for a clam and romantic gateway then Turzum should be in your list. From the top you will get the view of near by Nepal hills as well as Mirik and Darjeeling hills.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Rangbhang is a calm and quiet Himalayan village dotted with orange orchards, near Mirik
Reading Time: 4 minutes Nakdara is a beautiful village near Kalimpong. One can visit this place along with Kolakham.
Reading Time: 10 minutes একটি পাহাড়ি উপত্যকায় লোকচক্ষুর অন্তরালে, নির্জনতায় মোড়া পরিবেশে লুকিয়ে আছে এমন এক জলপ্রপাত, মেঘ সরিয়ে রোদ উঠলেই যেখানে দেখা যায় রামধনু।
Reading Time: 11 minutes Ajodhya Hill is a beautiful weekend destinaton of Purulia, West Bengal.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Jhargram is a popular tourist destination for its forests, ancient temple and royal palaces. This is a travel guide on Jhargram.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Bhalkimachan is a beautiful weekend destination near kolkata. This place is popular for its vast green forest and a man made lake.