Darjeeling, the glorious hill station is now overrun by tourists and too much chaos has weakened its natural beauty. If you want to spend two or three days in a quiet hilly place surrounded by nature, then Chota Mangwa, an offbeat ecotourism destination can be your next choice. It is an eco-village situated at the top of the Mangwa hill in Darjeeling district away from the crowd noise.
You may like mountains, but what about a lake where the mountain seems to touch the water on the horizon?
Yes, it exists.
Pawna Lake near Lonavala is one of the most popular weekend destinations for couples and families. There are several camping sites where you can camp in the best tent with good facilities such as a toilet, food, sports and of course security. Camping by Pawna Lake is a thrilling adventure and totally worth the moments.
If you are expecting a small village surrounded by misty mountains, Kalipokhri (or Kalpokhri) won’t disappoint you. The village lies just 7 Km away on the trek route to Sandakphu. Here you can halt and take a rest for a night after a long trek of 13 Km from Tumling that can be hectic, especially for beginners.
After a full week of workload, it’s time for spending some quality time away from the crowd, noise and daily routine with your loved one. If you are based in Kolkata, you might have heard of the Ekante Cottage, situated at the heart of Eco Park. It is a small island, surrounded by the pristine lake of Eco Park. Whether you are a couple or have a bigger family, Ekante Cottage can be your perfect weekend destination.
Tinchuley is a small village in North Bengal just 32 km away from the Darjeeling town. If you love mystic green pine forest amongst the clouds and want to spend the weekend in peacefully with great quality food, Tinchuley should be your next destination. The weather is comparatively cooler and very comfortable in this region of Darjeeling district. In this article, I will guide you on how to reach, what to see and where to stay at Tinchuley, Lamahatta and Takdah.
Do you love visiting the seas but want to avoid the crowd like in Digha?
Or do you have a very short time in hand but want to make it worth it with your loved one?
Then Tajpur in West Bengal is the one offbeat travel destination that may fulfill all your desires. It is located in Purba Medinipur, West Bengal that can be easily reached from Kolkata or Digha. It lies between Mandarmani and Shankarpur.
Do you want to stay away from the noise, crowd, pollution and live amongst the mesmerizing nature with absolute peace for a few days?
If you love the green forest, the splashing sound of a beautiful river with the chirping of colorful birds around, Srikhola can be your perfect choice to visit.
In Meghalaya, sacred forests promote environmental conservation based on sustainable tradition. It is also the source of cultural traditions of this hilly state. Meghalaya is full of numerous sacred groves. These natural treasures are rich in biodiversity and a variety of flora and fauna. There are around 125 sacred forests covered almost 1000 sq km … Read more
Meghalaya is rich with lush green mountains, pine-covered hills, crystal clear rivers, spectacular waterfalls, and biodiversity-rich flora and fauna. It is also the wettest state of India.
While each place in the state is beautiful, some incredible places attract tourists the most. One such town is Dawki, a small hamlet nestled in the Jaintia Hills near the border of India and Bangladesh. It is famous for its crystal clear water of the Umngot river (also known as the Dawki river).
Meghalaya- the wettest state of India, is enriched with green mountains, rivers, valleys, varieties of flora, fauna, and the famous living root bridges. Meghalaya’s most attractive living root bridge is the double-decker root bridge that can be seen at Umshiang near Nongriat village at Cherrapunjee. The 150+-year-old human-made natural wonder is not unique but astounding. … Read more