Known to not many, mostly as Rabindranath Tagore’s home and now a college, Santiniketan is a humble community situated in the Birbhum region of West Bengal. The town includes essentially of Visva Bharati University.
The University was set up by Rabindranath Tagore’s dad and later promoted by him to fundamentally change the idea of training in India. Today, this perfectly spread out college and little sluggish town has procured the status of a one of a kind traveler shelter, where lines of information and stylish brightness blend.
Attraction: North Bengal Science Center, ISKCON Siliguri, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Salugara Monastery, Savin Kingdom, Durga Puja, Baba Lokenath Mandir, Bengal Safari, Barbotey Rock Garden, Shree Hanuman Mandir, Kali Temple, etc…
Best time to visit: January to April.
Peak Season: October to December.
How to Reach
- By Air: Santiniketan isn’t furnished with its own air terminal. In the event that you intend to travel to West Bengal, at that point Kolkata is the closest air terminal from Santiniketan. Taxis are effectively accessible to drive you to Santiniketan, however the drive is a decent 200 km and 3 hours in length.
- By Rail: The most helpful approach to arrive at Santiniketan is via train. The closest station is Bolpur Station which is not really 2-3 km away. You can without much of a stretch recruit a transport or a taxi to drive you to your convenience’s area.
- By Road: Going by street is another agreeable alternative. Santiniketan is all around associated by streets. Transports from major encompassing regions like Kolkata, Guwahati and Durgapur are accessible at ostensible costs. Cabs and transports take you to Santiniketan from close by regions at reasonable costs. You additionally have the