Bishnupur - Lost Cultural Gem of Bengal

Tripoto
5th Jan 2019
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Bishnupur is a small town located approximately 4 hours of drive from Kolkata. Once it was capital of culture, architecture and art. It has rich heritage and history. Terracotta temples are one of the most tourist attractions of this place, while take home Baluchari sarees.

It's a beautiful drive on National Highways then into small lanes of Bishnupur Village.

There are approximately 30 temples. Each having different architecture. These are almost 400 year old buildings, which are being maintained and restored. You can hire some of the experts outside the temples, telling you about different temples. It would take 3-4 hours to visit all the temples.

If you planning to stay over night, Hotel Annapurna is one of the best options, good food and hospitality.

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