Weekend Destinations Near Kolkata, Baguran Jalpai & Mandarmani
Baguran Jalpai is one of the less explored sea beaches of Bengal. Get your dose of vitamin sea at this quaint and secluded beach destination that is only about 165 kms from Kolkata. Located close to Bankiput in the Contai subdivision of East Medinipur, Baguran Jalpai is a virgin beach that relaxes your soul from the moment you step in. The red crabs and sea turtles keep you company while you whisk your time away at the lapping sea waves and soaking in the tranquil air.
- Baguran Jalpai Beach
- Land of Red Crabs
- Fishing Villages
- Junput Sea Beach
- Bankiput Sea Beach
- Lighthouse at Dariyapur
- Kapalkundala Kali Mandir
- Mandarmani Sea Beach
Tour Location: Baguran Jalpai & Mandarmani Beach
Start From: Kolkata
Total Day: 02 Nights / 03 days
Transfer from Kolkata to Baguran Jalpai (165 kms / 4 hrs). Baguran Jalpai is one of the pristine beaches located in the Contai subdivision of East Medinipur in West Bengal. Check-in into your homestay / resort. Later proceed to visit the Baguran Jalpai Beach. A nondescript sea beach that stands out as one of the less overcrowded beaches than its counterparts of Digha and Mandarmani. The serene ambience of the place offers a refreshing break from daily routine life. Stroll lazily through the sea beach and get intrigued with the red crabs conjuring up the land. Visit some of the fishing villages nearby. Later proceed to visit two of the virgin beaches of Junput and Bankiput. Junput Sea Beach is decked with casuarina trees that line up the expanse of the sea beach just like at Baguran Jalpai. A lighthouse overlooks the confluence point of the river and the sea making for a scenic backdrop. Bankiput Sea Beach has loads of attractions. The lighthouse at Dariyapur is located at a stone’s throw distance of 7 kms. The lighthouse stands tall at 96 feet and offers a panoramic view of the surrounding sea beach. Visit the Kapalkundala Kali Mandir if time permits. Rumour has it that the famous Bengali poet “Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay” used the Kapalkundala Mandir as an inspiration for writing his famed novel “Kapalkundala”. Later return back to resort / homestay. Overnight at Baguran Jalpai.
Day 02: Baguran Jalpai to Mandarmani
Transfer from Baguran Jalpai to Mandarmani (30 kms / 1 hr). Mandarmani is one of the most famous sea beaches of West Bengal. A popular weekend destination for tourists Mandarmani offers the perfect seaside retreat with never ending views of the Mandarmani Sea Beach. Check-in into your homestay / resort. Later proceed to visit the Mandarmani Sea Beach and spend time watching the waves crashing at your feet while you try playing hide and seek with hundreds of red crabs. The solitude and the beauty of this beach is intoxicating. There are loads of options for adventure sport lovers that include ATV Bike Rides, Jet Ski Rides to Banana Boat Rides. Indulge in some delectable sea fares and local shopping. Later return back to resort / homestay. Overnight at Mandarmani.
Day 03: Departure / Transfer Morning after breakfast transfer back to Kolkata. Tour Ends.
- Transportation as per itinerary by AC Dzire / Similar (Kolkata to Kolkata)
- Accommodation in Standard Deluxe Hotel at Bagarun Jalpai (Room only)
- Standard Deluxe Hotel Mandarmoni (Room only)
- All parking and toll charges as per itinerary
- Driver overnight charges
- GST @ 5%
- Coustomization Tour: Available as per the requirement.
- Guide Charges,
- Porter Charges,
- Entry Fees,
- Personal Expenses: such as Laundry, Telephone Calls, Alcoholic & Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Food(if not included),
- Additional sightseeing or usage of vehicle not mentioned in the itinerary
- Any services not mentioned in the itinerary,
- High Season Surcharge,
- Government Service Tax.