The nearest places to visit Digha
There is no doubt that both the state government of West Bengal as well as Central
The government of India together are serious about making the Digha and the region
adjoining it make it, as a world-class tourist destination. We have already been
mentioning from time to time about the various initiatives being taken by the tourism
department in this direction. These have included everything from the plans of a toy
train from Digha to Udaipur, a ropeway at Digha, an introduction of the latest adventure
sports, Helicopter services from Kolkata to Digha and much more. However now the
state Government is bent upon developing the regions surrounding Digha, these include
Tajpur and Shankarpur.
Tourism Plans for Mandarmani, Tajpur, and Shankarpur
According to one of the latest report published in a leading News Portal, the tourist
spots surrounding Digha, which include Mandarmani, Shankarpur and Tajpur are going
to get the Biswa Banga Parks. Thanks to the West Bengal State Tourism Department.
According to the Top West Bengal Tourism Officials as a result of this step, the footfall
and tourist footfalls in these regions would increase multifold.
As per the latest tourism plans, these parks would mainly be located by the sea,
alongside the Saikat Sarani, the main road which connects Digha, New Digha,
Shankarpur, and Tajpur. The tourism department through this latest initiative plans to
have chairs, which would have roofing above. Apart from this, there are also plans for
the construction of creature models like dolphins, octopus, certain fishes and more
made from concrete. These would be placed mainly at the entrances and throughout the
parks. Not only would this but there also be some beautiful lighting, artificial mounds,
and fountains to make these parks top attractions for the visiting tourists. In regard to
Shankarpur, there are plans to concretize the banks of the canal side and also for the
construction of a small bridge for connecting the banks. The State Government has
already allotted a total of Rs 14 crores for the two places- with Rs 7.50 crores for Tajpur
and Rs 6.50 Crores for Shankarpur.
What does this mean for you as a tourist?
If you are a frequent visitor to Digha or the adjoining areas this is indeed good news for
you. Digha has always been the evergreen tourist destination for people staying in and
around Kolkata. This is the one destination which is in the vicinity of the city. Every time
you are caught up in the hustle bustle of the city, Digha along with the adjoining areas
like Mondarmoni, Tajpur, and Shankarpur are ideal for a welcome short break. With
these areas now getting developed, it means that you could consider these locations as
well for your short holiday.
We are sure that if you are to take frequent holidays to Digha, you would love to enjoy
them at budget-friendly rates. This is why we at Hotel Santiniketan Digha offer one
of the best budget hotel accommodations in Digha at the most affordable rates. SO with
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