JHARGRAM
ABOUT THE PLACE

Surrounded by dense Saal and Mohua trees and carpeted in red earth, Jhargram, is an ideal destination for spending a few days in tranquility, on a comparatively low cost budget. Situated in West Bengal and quite close to the Jharkhand State, Jhargram shares its culture with both states. Winter in Jhargram is very enjoyable.

HOW TO REACH

Best way to reach Jhargram is by 2871 Up Ispath Express from Howrah Station. This train leaves Howrah for Jhargram at 6:55 a.m.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

Winter is the best time to visit Jhargram.

ACCOMMODATION

Government Accommodation

Tourist Lodge
State Tourism Department
Tel: (033) 2248-5168, 2243-7260

Private Accommodation

Shantiniketan, Meenakshi, Priyadarshini, Dulung Guest House, Jaydeep Guest House, Shalbani Retreat
Booking from Kolkata
Tel: (033) 2466-2162

Banani Guest House
Tel: (0) 953221257945


CONTACT INFORMATION

West Bengal Tourism Development Nigam,
Tourism Centre
3/2, B.B.D. Bag (East)
Kolkata–700 001
Tel: (033) 22485168, 22437260


GETTING AROUND

The ancient mansion of the feudal lords, the old temple of godess Durga in the forest and the deer park are the prime attractions of Jhargram.