GARPANCHKOT
ABOUT THE PLACE

Garpanchkot in West Bengal is situated near the Panchet Dam on the boarder of Bardhaman district and Jharkhand. This isolated, quiet and serene valley resonates with the melodious chirping and call of different variety of birds. Alongside nature’s amazing beauty, Garpanchkot is also a testimonial to a rich ancient historical heritage.

HOW TO REACH

Barakar is the nearest railway station. From Howrah to Barakar Station, trains available are Black Diamond Express, Shaktipunj Express, Mumbai Mail, Coalfield Express, Doon Express. From station by auto or car the distance is 15 km to Garpanchkot Forest Bungalow. By road one has to take the G.T. Road. On reaching Barakar-Beguniya crossing, turn left and take the Dishergar Road to arrive at Garpanchkot.

ACCOMMODATION

State Forest Development Corporation Forest Bungalow
Non-AC double-bedroom costs Rs. 700/-
AC double-bedroom costs Rs. 1,000–300/-.


CONTACT INFORMATION

West Bengal Forest Development Corporation
Arya Masion, 7th Floor
Kolkata–700 013
Tel: (033) 22370060/0061