If you are thinking to enjoy some “we time” with your better half, West Bengal has plenty of breathtaking tourist destinations to offer. West Bengal is a state with beautiful blend of culture and heritage alongside the gradually developing infrastructure and changing and modernized lifestyle. West Bengal has magnificent hill stations such as Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Kurseong, exotic sea beaches such as Digha, Mandarmani which has world class hotels and resorts, Sundarban and Duars a paradise for wildlife lovers. West Bengal is blessed to have great Himalaya on its northern zone and the Bay of Bengal on its southern zone. West Bengal gives you a liberty to enjoying your time in luxurious beach Hotels in Digha or do some adventure and witness great Royal Bengal tigers in Sundarban or explore the mesmerizing beauty of The Himalaya. Everything inclusive West Bengal is a perfect destination for holiday. If we start ranking these honeymoon destinations, the first destination would be Darjeeling.
1.) Darjeeling:- Darjeeling is your answer if you are looking for some unique and mesmerizing experience on your honeymoon trip. It is located at an average altitude of 6,710 ft. Darjeeling is known for its world famous tea, scenic beauty and Darjeeling Himalayan Railway which has been declared as World Heritage site by UNESCO. Darjeeling has plenty of good hotels and resorts for accommodation, trekking in the lush green paradise and a ride in Toy Train will surely make your honeymoon travel a memorable one. Explore the serene beauty of this hill station with your beloved one.
2.) Digha:- Digha is by far the most favorite tourist destination in West Bengal. Digha is adjacent to the Bay of Bengal. The sea beaches at Digha are calm and peaceful, previously known as Beerkul. Digha was prestigiously mentioned as ‘Brighton of the East’ by Warren Hastings in a letters to his wife. When it comes to accommodation, you have good option for luxury Hotels in Digha can provide you with world class facility. It is approximately 187 km from Kolkata. You can enjoy various water and adventure sports at the beach. For foodies Digha is an ideal place. Seafood festivals are organized, where you can select your favorite sea fish get it cooked in front of you. All in all , it is a paradise in eastern part of India.
3.) Sundarban:- Royal Bengal Tigers are pride of India. Sundarban is an ideal place for those couples who love adventure .Sundarban is the largest single block of tidal halophytic forest in the world. Sundarban has many budget hotels and luxurious hotels for accommodation. To enjoy the wildlife you can book boats which covers watch towers, like Sajnekhali, Sudhanyakhali and Dobanki. The vast Sundarban forest which is considered to be largest mangroves of the world, is rich in flora and fauna.
4.) Duars:- Duars is the door or gateway to Bhutan . In Assamese, Nepali, Bhojpuri and Bengali languages the word Duars means door. Duars has lush green tea gardens, few of which are from the British period. If you and your soul mate is a nature lover, then natural beauty of Manas National Park, Buxa National Park, Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary, Chapramari Wildlife Reserve, Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary, Gorumara National Park, will surely mesmerize you. Many rare species of tiger, rhinos and elephant can be witnessed in the forests of the Dooars. Accommodation is also quite convenient and comfortable.
5.) Kurseong:- Kurseong is a must visit place for you if you love nature and fond of trekking. It is a “Land of the White Orchids” It is approximately 50 kms away from Siliguri. This place is known for the pleasant weather all through the year. It has many places to visit, like Ambhotia Shiva Temple, Eagle’s Craig, DowHill Park, Giddapahar Durga,Jagdish Mandir , Buddhist Gompa in Montieviot etc. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Museum or the N S C Bose Institute of Asiatic Studies are also notable places that you can visit.
If you are planning to get married, Here is our suggestion before planning your Honeymoon Trip