Stretching from the Himalayas in the north to the Bay of Bengal in the south, state of West Bengal presents some of amazing landscape features and natural scenic beauty. From state museums & art galleries to India's most preferred travel destinations like Darjeeling & Sundarbans , West Bengal is one of the must visit travel destination. Situated in Eastern India, West Bengal is rich in its cultural diversity and is home to different civilizations.
Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal, is famous for its Howrah Bridge, Science City, Victoria Memorial, Indian Museum, Park Street, and many famous temples. Hooghly has sacred connotations attached to it as it is believed that Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and Sarada Devi.
In this state is located an immaculate hill station- Darjeeling. A British town, it is known for its toy train which provides panoramic view of rich flora and hills of the region and etches mesmerizing beauty in the eyes of the visitor. The nature lovers can visit Singalila National Park, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tiger Hill, Neora Valley National Park and Rock Garden to quench their thirst of seeing the rich and unique wildlife of the region.
Jalpaiguri is also a famous place to be visited by tourists every year. West Bengal also has something for the adventure seekers in Bankura where you can trek and hike with friends and family.
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