22 Amazing Places To Visit Near Kolkata For A Great Weekend Getaway
Weekend Destinations from Kolkata
A Birder's Paradise - Purbasthali
Wanderlust Chronicles in Dooars
Amkhoi Fossil Park
Trail of Teesta: Gangtok, Nathula, Darjeeling
Tagore's Poush mela at Santiniketan
Around 4 pm, we take a break for 15 mins at Saktigarh, a small town in Burdwan district, 80 kms from Kolkata, famous for making 'Langcha', a spindle shaped syrupy fried sweet and anyone on this highway will stop for few items in particular - langcha, 'jhal muri' (a mix of puffed rice, shredded tomatoes, coriander, chilies and host of condiments), the tangy sensation in the mouth coupled with the cold breeze as you stare at the passing trains on the horizon is something we just won't miss....