West Bengal

Overview

Situated in the eastern region of India, West Bengal is home to beautiful coastal areas, dense vegetation, magnificent Himalayan hills, historical monuments and ancient temples. The terrain of the state is varied, some of the highest mountains are found in the upper part of Darjeeling and the swampiest mangroves in the Sundarbans where the Bengal Tigers roam in the jungles while crocodiles infest the river. The land of West Bengal has intricately woven many civilizations that have left their footprints here. Awash in the memory of that rich history and heritage the state boasts of different ethnicities, cultures, religions, people and languages which add to this beautiful landscape. There’s also a lively art scene and delectable cuisine which is hard to resist.

West Bengal Tour Package

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Popular Destinations in West Bengal

KOLKATA

Kolkata

Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta, is known for its vivacious lifestyle, rich culture, aristocratic thinking, grand festivities and exciting flavors. Located in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent, it is the cradle of colonial history and modern expansion. Proudly referred as the London of India, this cultural capital of the country will never fail to impress you with its diversified charm and elegance.

West Bengal Kolkata Trip Package

GANGASAGAR

Gangasagar

Gangasagar or Sagar Island is an island in the Ganges delta, lying on the continental shelf of Bay of Bengal about 100 kms south of Kolkata. The island is large with an area of 224.3 kms. Gangasagar is a charming tourist destination, which attracts both pilgrims and adventure lovers. Located on an island in the Sundarbans. Gangasagar offers acres of silver sand and clear blue sky, and the calm sea for visitors who would like to spend their weekend in tranquility.

West Bengal Gangasagar Trip Package

SHANTINIKETAN

Shantiniketan

Santiniketan is a popular tourist attraction of international repute. Rabindranath lived here and penned many of his literary classics namely Tagore songs, poems, novels etc. The Santiniketan campus is adorned by splendid sculptures, frescoes, murals, and paintings of Rabindranath, Nandalal Bose, Ramkinkar, Binodbehari Mukhopadhyay and others. Birbhum District, where the Santiniketan is located, is also famous for its fairs and festivals like Poush Mela, Joydev Mela, Basanta Utsav in March and the famous mystic Baul Singers.

West Bengal Shantiniketan Trip Package