Ghatshila, Jharkhand – 249 kms. from Kolkata

Ghatsila is a little secluded town beside the Subarnarekha River in East Singbhum District of Jharkhand. It will truly make you fall under the spell of its lush green hills, Sal Forests and meandering rivers strewn with boulders. Throughout the early part of the last...

Pratappur, Bankura – 175 kms. from Kolkata

Pratappur village is surrounded by forests on one side and River Damodar on the other. It is located on the border of Bankura and Bardhaman. The resort area covers a massive 68 acres land tract, which has been transformed into a horticultural wonder with vegetable...

Tabakoshi, Mirik – 58 kms from Siliguri

Tabakoshi is located beside the warbling and meandering Rangbhang River at the foothills where Sagmaru Tea Garden and Gopaldhara Tea Garden meet. This fairy tale village resort decked with all modern facilities exudes the charms of a rustic stay. A path from the...

Baradih Village, Jhargram – 213 kms from Kolkata

Baradih Village is not just any upcoming weekend destination near Kolkata. Here, River Kansabati merges from the distant hills cloaked in deep lush forests and meanders past you while you wait in the balcony of your cottage to catch a glimpse of the setting sun over...

Joypool, North 24 Pgns – 36 kms from Kolkata

A small village around 13 kms. from the district town of Barasat, Joypool is conveniently connected by roadways as well as railways. If you are yearning for some moments of peace and is longing to spend some valuable time with your family in a farmhouse where your...

Joychandi Pahar, Purulia – 263 kms from Kolkata

Standing 800 feet tall, Joychandi Pahar stands proudly on the open plains of Purulia. A flight of 520 steps snaking around the boulders and ancient watchtowers would take you to the temple of Mata Chandi atop the hill. You will get a panoramic view of the parched...

Agarhati, South 24 Pgs – 66 kms from Kolkata

While you sit at the green island and look out to the endless water meeting the sky at the horizon, a freshly cooked maach bhaja (fried fish) arrives to break your thought process. You bite a piece off and let your thoughts float with the clouds and suddenly you feel...

Shankarda, Jharkhand – 15 kms from Tatanagar

There are few places on earth where you get a chance to find yourself – Shankarda is one of them. A four-hour journey from Kolkata to Tatanagar and another 15 kms on the dark snaking roads through tribal villages and paddy fields will take you to this little...

Chandpur, Midnapore – 170 kms from 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...

Rajendrapur, South 24 Pgs – 42 kms from Kolkata

Rajendrapur is a beautiful village just 42 kms from the heart of Kolkata. It is one of the best places to visit and de-stress yourself after a week of hectic work in the office. You wake up to the chirping of birds and watch out from the window of your mud hut to the...

Bawali, Budge Budge – 35 kms from Kolkata

Staying in three ethnic cottages located beside two large ponds surrounded by more than 180 species of plants and an overdose of greenery can be your next weekend destination near Kolkata. A cruising drive of 35 kms through the villages on the outskirts of Kolkata...

Rongbull, Ghoom – 52 kms from Siliguri

Just before Ghoom, on the way to Darjeeling you would come across a non-descriptive village market place called Rongbull Bazar. If you leave the highway and take to the dirt tracks, then a drive of another five kilometres would take you to the famous tea gardens,...

Babur Haat, North 24 Pgs – 48 kms from Kolkata

Babur Haat is a quaint rural village located about 51 kilometers from Kolkata. It is a perfect weekend destination for families and friends who want to spend some quality time enjoying the rustic village with the different shades of a traditional Bengal village life....

Bermiok Martam, West Sikkim – 142 kms from Siliguri

Martam is a picturesque Himalayan village, tucked in a quiet corner of West Sikkim, with spectacular views of Mt. Kanchenjungha. The place is mostly known for its pristine village life and beautiful natural surroundings. Although located near popular tourist...

McCluskieganj, Jharkhand – 92 kms from Ranchi

Bada Sahib, Memsaab, bungalows, pastries, village churches and memories of everything that brings back the days of the British Raaj can still be traced in McCluskieganj – lovingly called “Chota England” in the past. The little snaking Dugadugi...

Joypur Forest, Bankura – 140 kms from Kolkata

Staying in a dense jungle of Sal and Teak with Spotted Deer herds crossing the lush forest-path every now and then – if this excites you then Joypur Forest can be your next weekend destination. The age-old historic town of Bishnupur with its 17th Century...

Barbing, Gangtok – 136 kms from Siliguri

Barbing, nestling on the ravines of a hill beside a monastery at a height of 5000 feet is a perfect place for those nursing the soul of a nature lover. The view of Gangtok city at night from Barbing is spectacular. Covered with thick virgin forest all around, it is an...

Makaibari, Kurseong – 54 kms from Siliguri

Founded in 1859, Makaibari tea estate is one of the oldest and most prestigious tea estates on India. Spreading over 1575 acres of the Himalayan slopes at an altitude of 4600 feet, the garden overlooks River Balasun, a dense forest cover and the picturesque town of...

Mekhliganj Tea Resort – 86 kms from Siliguri

A luxury resort tucked within a lush tea estate beside a meandering river – that’s Mekhliganj. You can enjoy a magnificient view of endless greenery of tea garden and farmland from this tea resort. On one side of Mekhliganj teasort lies the snaking...

Dhuturdaha, South 24 Pgs – 51 kms from Kolkata

Just 51 kms from Kolkata, Dhuturdaha is a serene village with endless stretches of fishing lakes (bheri), vegetable gardens, ponds, palm trees, mango groves, local temples and different shades of village life. It’s a nice place to de-stress yourself after a...

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