Henry’s Beach is a mangrove forest that is perfect for some alone time. It is situated on the western edge of the popular Sundarbans. It is fast becoming known as West Bengal’s favourite beach destination. It is perfect for nature walks, bonfire nights and bird watching. Overlooking the Ganges, boat rides here are popular around the time of sunset, and is a suggested activity by everyone who has been here.Best things to do: Take a stroll on the beach, spot birds and red crabs, enjoy the sunset and watch fishermen catch fish. You can also get to the watchtower and get a panoramic view of the islandWhere to stay: Hotel De'Rudrani, Hotel Dolphin BakkhaliHow to reach: Board a train from Sealdah and get down at Namkhana railway station(26km). Alternatively, take a bus from Esplanade to Namkhana. From there, hire a van to reach Henry’s Island from the stationDistance from Kolkata: 140kmRead More About Henry Island Tourism Guide.