The significant part of a marriage is planning a tour for a honeymoon worth remembering lifetime. We all cherish memorizing the days forever. Selection of the perfect destination for a honeymoon can make your tour ever memorable.
India serves as a wonderful travel destination for all travelers around the world. At some point, India surely ends up on a travelers’ list. However, there are some endlessly surprising places in India due to which it got the reputation it deserves. One of those places is none other than Bengaluru.
The city of Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore) is the capital of the Indian southern state of Karnataka. It is undoubtedly one of the largest cities in India covering an area of a whopping 709 km². If you live in India or planning to visit India, Bengaluru is a city you can’t ignore.
Imagine yourself seating by a sea beach and watching a magnificent sunset not far away from your home.
Yes it is possible.
Kolkata is located in such a geographical position, we can easily travel by means of train, car or airplane. West Bengal has 210 Km of coastline that includes Bakkhali, Tajpur, Mandarmani, Digha and a few more sea beaches.
Who does not love getting away from the monotonous busy daily routine in the weekends?
Kolkata is such a place from where you can visit hundreds of short travel locations by driving a car or riding a train. In this article, I am going to talk about the 12 best offbeat weekend destinations near Kolkata which are mostly within 100 kilometers. Some of the locations within 150 kilometers are so amazing, I cannot leave them out. All of these places can be visited as a family or friends.
Sandakphu is the name that creates goosebumps with excitement in the blood of the nature lovers who love trekking along the mountain and forest trails. Being the tallest peak of West Bengal with 11930 ft height, it is really an incredible experience to ride at the top of it. Trekking to Sandakphu is not too hard or not very easy unless you’re a well-experienced trekker. In this article, you will get the ultimate guide that can definitely help you if you are planning to trek to Sandakphu.
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.
Do you love visiting 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 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.
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 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.
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.