At just 80kms from away Kolkata, Bardhaman is one of the best place to relax and rejuvenate oneself from the maddening crowd of the city. With a calm and satisfying climate, the village side picturesque makes Bardhaman a place worth visiting. It is a place of several charms starting from its agriculture, industry, health, education or tourists destination. The main tourist attraction of this place are its historical monuments, temples, mosque from chronological epoch to religious places; gardens, parks, museums etc. The scenic beauty of the place is something that would raise ones eyebrow. The imposing structure in the district displays its magnificent imperial glory. It is a stunning offbeat tourist place. The place reflects the glory of the past.
Tourists places in Bardhaman
Curzon Gate- this gate has been named after Lord Curzon. The beauty and the architectural work of the gate make the tourists spell bind. It is now famous as Vijay Toran. The imperial palace where the kings and queens resided is just few kms away from this gate.
Tomb of Sher Afghan- it is a burial ground of Sher Afghan. Many people visit the place during festive time. The charm and elegance of the place makes the tourists feel the imperial past.
Golapbagh- it is a garden of rose with a soothing ambience. A perfect place to relax and enjoy. The exquisiteness of the garden enhances the beauty of Bardhaman. The place is filled with variety of beautiful and lovely roses. It also the home for 128 types of trees including mango, eucalypts, casuarinas etc. It is a lovely time to visit in spring as it is full of roses and many other flowers.
Meghnad Shah Planetarium- it is a planetarium that provide parlance where astronomical presentation takes place. It provides important information about our solar system, galaxies and other heavenly bodies.
Science Centre- it is a museum with a park that serves a popular tourists attraction. It is a best place to hangout with perfect combination of entertainment with knowledge.
How to reach Bardhaman
Bardhaman doesnt have its own airport. So one needs to arrive at Kolkata airport. Taxi or cabs are available from Kolkata Airport. It is well connected with all the parts of the country.
Bardhaman has its own railway station. It is the best and fastest option to reach the destination.
The regular bus services are available from Kolkata. Both private and states buses are available. It takes few hours to reach from Kolkata.
Best time to visit the place
The best time to visit Bardhaman is in summer. The weather is pleasant and mild at that time. So for the tourists it is the best time to visit Bardhaman.