A Savor the taste of real Bengal amidst natural beauty
The new found property Jhargram Eco Resort is not very far from Kolkata yet the beauty of the place remains untouched by the chaotic crowd. Jhargram is one ideal destination for a nature lover where one can find essence of history, tribal culture and greenery. The zigzag pattern of river Subarnarekha and hill ranges like Belpahari and Kankrajhor add to the charm of this place.
Accommodation: The property is nestled in the lap of forest and creates a perfect blend of nature and modern amenities. The rooms are well decorated equipped with necessary facilities and the walls have special ‘Alpona’ designs which signify early Bengali village households. There is a vast lawn spread across the property.
Check in: 12:00 P.M
Check out: 11:00 A.M
Visit Jhargram Royal Place built by Man Singh in 1574 A.D to get a historical idea about the origin of Jhargram. Take a prior permit to entre the palace.
Visit another historical spot of Chilkigarh palace with Durga mandir, approximately 12 km from Jhargram. The Durga mandir is almost 500 years old. This place is situated on the border of Jharkhand and West Bengal.
Visit the bird sanctuary called Kendua. It is just 9kms away. It is a perfect place for all bird lovers. Local people call Kendua medicinal plant garden.
Jhargram has a mini zoo with different wild animals like snakes, bears, black rabbits, crocodiles, monkeys and deer. The zoo remains closed on Thursdays.
If you are fond of palaces and historical aspects of a place, then Chilkigarh is your place to be. Apart from ancient forts, there are ancient temples as old as 300 years also present here. You can also visit Dulung riverside just beside this place.
Don’t forget to visit Kankrajhor, ideal destination of trekking. One can find coffee, orange and cashew nut cultivation here. You will find expensive hardwood trees like kusum, Shaal, Teak etc.
Belpahari and Hatibari are other natural paradises to be at.
Visit the Eco tourism centre to know about tribal history related to the place.
Hike by the riverside or nearby mountains.
Enjoy local lifestyle by being part of the local community.
The lush green forest around is excellent for bird watching.
Arrangements of fishing and picnic can be done along the riverside.
The resort will arrange Barbeque on request and extra charge.
Best time to visit
Jhargram can be visited throughout the year but best time is around October when the weather is neither much scorching nor very cold. You can avoid the summer times because of excessive heat. If you are a green lover monsoon will soothe your eyes and senses. Jharagram is full of tall trees. You can hear the driping of rain from the trees. While winter will give you a misty feeling.
How to reach
Train: Trains are available from Howrah station to Jhargram station (157 km). the travel duration is approximately 3 hours.
Road: Very well maintained roads are available from Kolkata to Jhargram. If you really want to enjoy scenic beauty on the way then road should be the best option of travel.
Double Bedded Room Price: INR 2500 + GST = INR 2590 Per day per room (Including Breakfast for a Couple and All Taxes)
Duplex Room Price: INR 3750 + GST = INR 3885 Per day per room (Including Breakfast and All Taxes)
Driver accomodation INR 500 only stay.
Babies between 1 to 5 years are complimentary
Charges of Toddlers between 6 to 9 years will be INR 1200 + 5% GST per day per head
Charges for kids above 10 years is INR 1650 + 5% GST per day per head