Biharinath Hills,Bankura-a perfect weekend getaway

Biharinath Hills
Biharinath Hills

Biharinath is the tallest hill in Bankura District of West Bengal, Biharinath Hills is almost 250 km from Kolkata & a perfect weekend destinations from Kolkata, its surrounded by Purulia in one side & river Damodar in another. Covered in thick forests, the place blooms with the shades of Kash Phool, Shimul and Palash during the seasons.  One of the dense forest areas of the district. It is a part of the Eastern Ghats. It is 451 metres (1,480 ft) high. It is situated about 60 kilometres  north-west of Bankura town.

If you want to enjoy the serene beauty of Biharinath Hills, you should book a room at the mesmerizing Biharinath Eco Resort. The green surroundings around the resort make it a paradise and a perfect weekend getaway.

Nearby attractions in Biharinath Hills: 

You can enjoy Sunrise &  Sunset in Ledhi and Sharpahari Hills nearby Biharinath. There is a famous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva,popularly known as Biharinath Dham & a small dam or tank located at the foothill.

Just a walk from Biharinath would lead you to the Ureshwari Temple located to the West of the Biharinath Hill. The Binodpur Dam and Joychandi Hill (where Satyajit Ray’s Hirak Rajar Deshey was shot) is also located nearby.  Baranti Lake is located just 15 kms from Biharinath. Other attractions that can be covered within a couple of hour’s journey are Maithon, Panchet, Garpanchkot and Sushunia Hills. Biharinath is just 66 kms from Durgapur. 

How to reach Biharinath:

You can reach by road Biharinath via Durgapur Expressway, after reaching Ranigunj there is a place called Madhukunda,from there it is almost 16 km away.

If you come by train Ranigunj is the nearest railway station, its just 22 km from here, although you can come from Asansol also(46 km)

Best time to Visit:

Winter is the perfect time to visit Bankura-Purulia (Rarh Region), in monsoon is also attracts many visitors here.  If you love palash flower then February/March should be the ideal season.

About Biharinath Eco Resort-best place to stay

We have just opened for visitors, now we have 30 rooms, 10 triple bed & 20 double bed, all rooms are with LED TV & modern amenities, Swimming pool & restaurant is not operational now.

Tariff-Rs.2499+12% for Double bed

Rs.3000+18% for Triple bed

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