Take a train from Howrah/Sealdah which will take 1 hr.hire a rickshaw it's cheap and economy and roam around all places in Bandel in 500 rupees. Nice architecture and historical place. Went to a newly built temple Rajhat Lahiri ashram. It's quite innovative and quiet place. First time saw all 3 idols of brahma,Vishnu and mahesh in one temple. Then... 更多
This town had been build by Portuguese many years ago while they came to India to do business with East India Company of British.You will feel nostalgic while walking down the road of this town.
really nice to have a beautiful sorroundings , calm and peaceful environment... top of the church is very nice .
Bandel Church is a must-see place. Beautiful sculptures,murals and paintings on the interiors as well as on the exterior. Best time to visit during December-January. Picnics on the banks of the river Ganges are also attractive.
The Basilica of the Holy Rosary commonly known as Bandel Church is one of the oldest Christian churches in West Bengal, India. Situated in Bandel, Hooghly district of West Bengal, it stands as a memorial to the Portuguese settlement in Bengal. Founded in 1599, it is dedicated to Nossa Senhora do Rosário, Our Lady of the Rosary. It is also... 更多
good for short trip,please keep some food with u if u .because good hotels(like kolkata) are not available .good to visit in the winter.good for long drive.