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.
State Tourism Department
Tel: (033) 2248-5168, 2243-7260
Shantiniketan, Meenakshi, Priyadarshini, Dulung Guest House, Jaydeep Guest House, Shalbani Retreat
Booking from Kolkata
Tel: (033) 2466-2162
Banani Guest House
Tel: (0) 953221257945
West Bengal Tourism Development Nigam,
3/2, B.B.D. Bag (East)
Tel: (033) 22485168, 22437260
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.