This ideal weekend escapade is where you head to in your next weekend trip. This opulent Bungalow will give you a feeling of an erstwhile heritage Bengali Mansion infused with the vistas of the river, swimming pool, and manicured lawns. This Grand Riverside bungalow is situated on the banks of the River Ganges. You can relax under the cools shades of coconut trees; spend some time in the swimming pool or enjoy the delicious meals cooked up with fresh produce. You can always have an unhindered view of the River Ganges. It’s fascinating to watch the ships and boats sail by.
Amazingly this delightful place is only within 2 hours’ distance from Kolkata. It is merely 19 kilometers from Thakurpukur. This luxury weekend destination overlooking the Ganges is the sort of place to rejuvenate after a hectic week’s work. The Bungalow provides excellent amenities. You can also have a destination wedding in Bahirkunja River Bungalow. You can spend the night here or can have a day picnic also. The property stands on a 3-acre land with extensive patches of green, with a coconut and a spice garden. The bungalow is 2 storeys tall. If you are lucky enough you will also get to watch water dolphins.
Though it is near to Kolkata, yet there is a calmness that exists once you enter the property complex. The beauty and peace will fill your body and mind with peace and tranquility. A total of 15-16 people can be accommodated in this splendid villa. The villa can be entirely taken on rent or partially. It has 2 bathrooms and a balcony from which you can have a magnificent view of the Ganges. Please note you have to prebook this villa a few months before because of its high demand and limited accommodation.
You can sit on the benches and enjoy the river view. Take a splashing dip in the swimming pool and enjoy drinks and foods near the pool. Children can play around the big lawns. Also, enjoy the flora and fauna. The nature surrounding the place will automatically de-stress you.
Ganga is the main scenic attraction in the vicinity of the place. Bahirkunja River Bungalow is in close proximity to Budge Budge. The magnificent views and the luxuriant gardens will encircle you with refreshing air, the moment you set foot in the property. Watching the sunrise and the sun go down will be spectacular to watch. Fill your lungs with fresh air and just enjoy your time there.
Best Time to Visit – You can visit this place at any time. The winter and the wedding season are peak times to visit this place. Spring and Autumn is also a very good time to visit and enjoy the bright sunny morning and the ‘thanda thanda’ cool breeze of Ganga.
How to reach Bahirkunja River Bungalow
By Car – It will take you around 1 and a half hours to 2 hours to reach this place.
By Railway – The two closest railway stations are Sealdah and Howrah. From there either you have to take a taxi or rent a cab to reach your destination.
By Air – The nearest airport is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Airport. From there you have to take a car to reach Bahirkunja River Bungalow.