The verse of the beautiful Mother Nature is stunningly depicted and offered by the Baranti Lake View Resort which is an ode to pristine natural beauty. Come and wander around the attractive landscape with hills, lush greenery, clear water, fresh air and lots more. Popular for its rich heritage and culture and the very vibrant tribal people, Purulia, one of the most widely spoken about tourist attraction places in West Bengal is getting an additional edge among travel bonkers and nature lovers, thanks to Baranti, a small but unbelievably scenic village at the place. Situated in a magnificent location between Baranti Hill and Baranti Lake, Baranti due to its effortlessly serene and peaceful environment has become one of the most famous gateways for people who seek to indulge in the virginity of nature and rejuvenate their souls by becoming one with the Mother Nature. In the month of July and August, you will become spellbound on seeing the variety of Colourful Butterflies. Even if you are looking for wildlife experience, you may also find deer, wild boars, wolves & so many other wild creatures from the balcony itself when these wild animals come to drink water from the lake at night. Fishermen also find Baranti a place of fortune as the lake possesses various species of delicious fish which you may also enjoy at your lunch/dinner. A perfect spot for a short break from the hustle and monotone of city life, this place is one of those very few locations which remain fresh and evergreen in the memories of people who witness its beauty.
Accommodation 50 people can be provided accommodation.
Place Code: BE1767
Check In: 12:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Outdoor activities include a picnic near the Rarh countryside, trekking, hiking, wandering through the hills, etc.
One can take a drive up to Panchet and Maithon Dam to soak in the beauty of the rivers.
For those hit by the shopping bug, a visit up to Raghunathpur village is a must for its exquisite Tussar Silk Sarees.
For the more adventurous, one can hike up Baranti Hill with the help of a local guide, which overlooks the resort and is adorned with dense vegetation. The hilltop offers a breathtaking view of the dam and the rugged landscape that surrounds it.
For the movie buff, there is Jaichandi Pahar nearby, where the very famous Bengali movie, Hirak Rajar Deshe was shot.
Visiting Garphanchakot and Bihari Nath Pahar are other options one can explore.
Best time to Visit
In Summer (March – June) Just like other districts in West Bengal, experiences hot and dry summers. Baranti in Monsoon (July – September) is much likely to spend amazing evenings with the chirping of birds surrounded by the river and mountains. and in Winter (October – February) is the best time to visit with blossoms and natures play.
How to reach
One can easily travel by car from Kolkata for around 5-6 hours as the route is around 263 km. Another way of reaching this spot would be by train. One needs to reach the Muradi railway station on the Adra-Asansol line from where Baranti is 6 km which can be reached by a cycle rickshaw or a trekker.
Cost: INR1850 + 5% GST(AC Deluxe Room) including all meals per day per head.
Kids between 1 to 5 years are complimentary
Kids between 6 to 9 years will be charged at half price
Kids from 10 years will be charged as an adult
Cost:INR 600per head including breakfast