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Here are some most popular and admired beaches which are found around Kolkata.
Digha is one of the most popular tourist destinations and the most admired beaches in West Bengal, situated on the southern part of West Bengal.The visitors can take pleasure in the view of both the first light and day’s end at Digha sea beach. Now, the beach is facing the problem of sea corrosion. Nevertheless, it is desirable that the visitors can go in swimming only throughout the low tide.
How to get there: Take a train from Kolkata to Kharagpur, and then clamber aboard a taxi.
It’s well thought-out a lookalike beach of Digha, but is delectably devoid of the movement of its more popular sibling. Shankarpur Fishing Harbour Project is just about 14 kms away from Digha. This area is developed as a beach resort together with hotels, tourist lodges and other facilities. Shankarpur is famous for a wide and pure beach and very peaceful.
How to get there: Take a train from Calcutta to Kharagpur, and then get a taxi or bus.
It’s Just a few hours away from Kolkata and it’s a popular worry of migratory birds. Frazerganj has the upper most position among the beaches of Bengal which has managed to keep hold of their virginal nature.
How to get there: Accessible by road from Calcutta