Tapan Halder and Gopal Purkait's Baganbari

Tapan Halder and Gopal Purkait’s Baganbari is a charming picnic spot at a distance of 30 km from Kolkata in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. The farmhouse lies beside the Hooghly River and spans over an area of 3 bighas. Surrounded by lush green trees and alluring seasonal flowers, the place is a treat for the eyes. There are two beautiful bungalows inside the spot. Feel the peace, serenity and solace while having fun with your friends, family and loved ones.

Important Information

Each day one group is allowed to picnic here.
Various items required for picnic can be arranged on request.
Around 100 persons can picnic here.
For additional details and booking call 9239324202.



How to Reach

Local trains are running from Sealdah to Diamond Harbour. You can catch a bus (Rt. No.: 246) from Diamond Harbour and reach Burul. You can also catch a direct bus from Babughat (Rt. No.: SD-26) or Taratala (Rt. No.: SD-30) and disembark at Bishalakshmi Tala More. The picnic spot is easily accessible from there by bus and auto rickshaw.

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Monobitan

Monobitan Park is a nice picnic destination located at a close proximity to Kolkata. Spread over five acres off Bakrahat Road, near Thakurpukur Bazaar crossing on Diamond Harbour Road, Monobitan is an exciting amusement park. The park hosts several entertaining rides and activities like boating, cycling, roller skating, suspended cable-ride, Tarzan house and a crafted cave.

Important Information

Charges for booking entire park: Rs. 18000-25000/- (Mon-Fri), Rs. 25000-30000/- (Sat, Sun and Holidays).
Conference Room Tariff: Rs. 4000/- (Air Conditioned), Rs. 3000/- (Non-AC).
Catering facility is available on request.
Night stay options are also available.
Room Tariff: Rs. 1000/- (AC), Rs. 550-750/- (Non-AC).
Ample parking facility is available.
For additional details and booking call 9831486538.


How to Reach

The park is situated very close to Kolkata and is easily accessible by car or taxi. It is located beside Thakurpukur-Bakrahat Road, near Thakurpukur Bazaar crossing.

West Abakash Picnic Garden

West Abakash is located in a tranquil environment in South Garia village in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. Spanning over an area of 4 bighas, the picnic garden is surrounded by lush green trees and foliage. There is a big pond inside the garden. The place is well maintained and provides an ideal venue for picnic.

Important Information

This picnic spot is exclusively available to senior citizens only.
Each day one group is allowed to picnic here.
There is a guesthouse which has 6 bedrooms, 3 triple bed rooms and a kitchen.
Cooking utensils are available on rent.
Charges - Rs. 7000/- (including picnic spot and guesthouse)
For additional details on picnic at West Abakash Picnic Garden call 9831711301.


How to Reach

You can reach Kalikapur, Champahati station from Sealdah by Canning Local. From there rickshaws are available to reach the picnic garden. If you prefer to go by car you have to drive on EM Bypass, cross Garia-Narendrapur-Subhasgram and then reach South Garia. The village is 35 km from Kolkata.

Dreamland Garden

Dreamland Garden is an excellent picnic spot situated in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. Spanning over an area of around 2 bighas, the garden is full of ample trees and shrubs. During the winter, the garden remains filled with colourful seasonal flowers which add to the beauty of the place.

Important Information

There are two picnic spots inside the garden.
Picnic Charges - Rs. 3000-4000.
There are two large halls inside the garden.
Separate cooking facility is available.
Cooking arrangements and utensils are available on rent.
Accommodation is available for those who wish to stay overnight.
Tariff - AC Room Rs. 1500/- and Non AC Room Rs. 800/-
For details and booking call 9874992563 or 7044733098.


How to Reach

Local trains are running from Sealdah to Budge Budge. Auto rickshaws are available from Budge Budge station to reach Dreamland Garden.

Kalyani Lake Park

Kalyani Lake Park is a beautiful picnic spot situated in Nadia district of West Bengal. The park has been developed by the Kalyani Municipality. The place is laden with colourful seasonal flowers and surrounded by lush greenery. Several sculptures and statues inside the park enhance the beauty of the place.

Important Information

Entry Fee - Rs. 15/- for adults and Rs. 10/- for children.
Parking facility is available.
There is a canteen inside the park.
Catering facility is also available.
For details call 033-25828455.


How to Reach

Local trains are running from Sealdah to Kalyani. The journey takes around one and a half hours. Buses and auto rickshaws are available from Kalyani station to reach 'Kalyani Municipality' stoppage. Kalyani Lake Park is a short walk from Kalyani Municipality.