Santiniketan & adjacent areas, Kankalitala, Labhpur (Devi Fullara), Saithia (Devi Nandakeswari), Tarapith (Tara Ma) and Nalhati (Devi Nalateswari) in Birbhum District of West Bengal in India.
District, State & Country
Birbhum, West Bengal, India
Duration of the package (Days & Nights)
2 night/3days. Tour is scheduled for Friday & Saturday (return on Sunday) or Saturday & Sunday (return on Monday) or as per request.
Validity of the package (From Date Ė To Date)
July 2014 to till further notice excepting Pous Mela (from 22 Dec to 02 January), Basanto (Holi) Utsav (in February or March) and Durga Puja (Uttaryan remain closed from Sasti to Laxmi Puja day). Min 4 pax is required for conducting such tours.
Vehicle Type & Usage
Type: Maruti Van/Ambassador/Tata Indica.
Usage: Pickup, drop and sightseeing on sharing basis.
|Breakfast(2), Lunch(3), Evening Tea(2)
||AC/Non-AC double, triple or four bedded rooms on sharing basis.||Decorated rooms with CTV, AC, Clean Linen & attached western toilets with Geyser, commode shower etc.|
Package cost (Rupees)
||Type of Room
||Rate per Person(Rs.)
||Child below 5 yrs is free
||Child below 5 yrs is free
|NB. Child between 5 to 9 years would be charged 60% of above rate and above 10 years would be charged full package cost. Minimum 2 pax are required to undertake any tour.|
||Start by Santiniketan Express at 10.10AM from Howrah Station (by own arrangement), pick-up from Bolpur (Santiniketan) Station at 12.30PM, drop at Hotel/Guesthouse for Lunch.
|Day 1 after lunch (2-30PM)
||Visit Uttarayan Complex (Udayan, Shyamali, Konarak, Udichi & Punaschha houses of Tagore) & Bichitra Museum, Viswa Bharati Campus, Deer Park, Amar Kutir & Sriniketan. On Saturday, attend Amader Hat at Khoai and return to Guest House. Diner would be served at 9.30PM.
||After early breakfast, visit Kankalitala Satipith Temple (Satiís waist fell here), Kopai River & Lovepur Sati pith temple (Devi Fullra, Lip of Sati fell here), visit Saithia Sati Pith Temple (Devi Nandikeshwari, Satiís bone of neckline has fallen here). After Saithia proceed to visit Nalhati (Satiís throat fell here) and then to Tarapith Temple (famous for Sadhak Bamakhyapa) for darshan. Lunch would be served in wayside Hotel. Return to hotel in the afternoon. On Saturday, attend Amader Hat at Khoai. Diner would be served at 9.30PM.
||After early breakfast, visit Nonoor (18 km), birthplace of Kabi Chandidas, writer of Vaishnava Padavalis and temple of Devi Basuli or Bishalakshmi and thereafter return to Guest-house. Lunch would be provided at 11am and at 11.45am start for Bolpur Station to catch Santiniketan Express (start at 1.10pm from Bolpur station to Howrah). Ticket to be booked by own arrangement.
Tours includes Pick-up & drop, Transportation, total food (Morning tea, Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) & Lodging in Hotel/Guesthouse at Santiniketan and also includes all toll Taxes, road taxes & parking charges.
Tour Excludes coolie charges, entry fees, guide charges or any other duties or levies charged by any local bodies or Govt. Train fairs are to be borne by the tourists separately (to & fro Bolpur Station).
Terms and conditions
||100% payment to be made by cash at the time of booking and booking is not transferable. Package rates are subject to change without prior notice.
||Train fairs are to be borne by the tourists separately.
||No cancellation is allowed for the package.
||Rooms/Bed would be allotted on sharing basis in double, triple and four bedded rooms as per discretion of the management. Attempt would be taken to allot tourist of the same family in same rooms so far it would be practicable.
||In case of loss/damage of life/property/any other belongings of the tourist due to accident/theft/robbery or due to any other reasons beyond the control of the operator during the tour, the operator would not be held responsible for such occurrences and no liability/ies would be vested on them.
||Children below 5 is free, between 5 to 9 years shall be charged 60% of the package rate sharing same room & car. Children above 10 years would be charged full package cost if also stay sharing same room and car.
|a)|| Book ticket in Santiniketan Express, Train No.12337 starts at 10.10AM from Howrah & get down at Bolpur (Santiniketan) Station at 12.25pm.|
|b)||Book return ticket in Santiniketan Exp. from Bolpur (Santiniketan) Station, Train No.12338 for Howrah, Dep. at 1.10PM, arrival Howrah at 3.40PM. |
|* Taxes extra.