very expensive shop for buying handicraft items. Location near to Viswa bharati university. Its good to see as all these items are readily available all over Kolkata and its adjoining areas.
It is about 15 km from Santiniketan on the banks of Kopai River. I had a car, so there was no problem at all. Fortunate to buy two special Kantha stitched silk sarees for my wife and two matching Kurtas for me along with other stuffs with very reasonable price. Now I can proudly say that these are the authentic... 更多
Its mainly a shop where you can get different type of Handicraft goods all under one roof !! Its quite a long way from Shantiniketan...a 15-20 min drive !! The place is well maintained...a river flows alongside it...it also houses a museum of the heroes of our Independence Struggle ...and recounts the history of Amar Kutir !! all the goods... 更多
If you want to go shopping for some authentic and typical Santiniketani souvenir than Amar Kutir is the best place to visit. It is a cooperative unit that produces leather goods, kantha stitched saris, bamboo crafts and batik at a reasonable price. Its leather-craft unit employs mostly women. It has one batik, a needlecraft unit. Amar Kutir also hosts Baul... 更多