Top Places to Visit on the Weekend near Kolkata

Tired of every day’s colourless life?  Then head to these awesome weekend destinations close to Kolkata city. With historical places, mountains and forest to explore, what are you thinking for?  Here are some of the places where you can make your weekend getaways memorable with your close friends.


The chirping of the cute looking birds, the rattling sound of the water and the breathtaking mountains views give happiness to your life. Just 647 km from Kolkata, Jhalong is the mountain dressed place you would unquestionably want on weekends.  Located district Kalimpong of Darjeeling. Jhalong is one of the tourist destinations still few tourist known about the place.


Snug down in the Terai region a low hill at the base of a Himalayas; Murti will definitely hypnotize you with eye-catching green landscapes. The Murti town is situated on the bank of the Murti river. It is closed to the Chapramari Wild Life Sanctuary and Gorumara National Park.

Chapramari Wild Life Sanctuary


If you are looking adventurous activities then head to the Suntalekhola, a beautiful small village located in the Darjeeling district and best for trekking trip. The trek between Suntalekhola and Samsing is five kilometers and offer spectacular views enroute.

Suntalekhola trekking


There is no word to say when we talking about the world’s largest delta. Just 110 kilometers away from the Kolkata city, sunderbans offers the perfect pleasure from a relaxed weekend. It also known as one of the India’s largest Tiger reserve and also host a Biosphere Reserve & National Park.  If you are planning to visit it then get the permission from West Bengal Government before come to the Sunderbans.


So what are you thinking for?  Head to these beautiful weekend destination now.


Written by Pravakar

Hello, My name is Pravakar, I am travel blogger, living in New Delhi, India. I write travel based on my experience. I love to travel different destinations and meet new people.

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