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Garchumuk (Atanna Gate)

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Address: 60 km from Dharmatala, India

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One of the visitable places nearby

I visit this place often this is one of the good places worth visiting nearby. This place is good for visit with friends.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 September 2016
RamizHassan07
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Kolkata, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited this place on the 1st week of Jan 2017 with an intention for 1 day stay at the Howrah Zilla Parishad lodge now run by WBFDC. Surprisingly they don't book room in the spot even when all their 4 rooms were vaccant & they don't have even net availability. We're asked to get our booking online & then... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I visit this place often this is one of the good places worth visiting nearby. This place is good for visit with friends.

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1 Thank RamizHassan07
Kolkata, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Deer park, Mini zoo, Ganges, and enviornment. 5 star for this place. Best for Picnic at winter. 2hrs from esplande by bus and 1 and 1/2 hour by car. Best for long drive.

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2 Thank whiterabbitsvk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

This could be a ideal day trip or picnic. It is situated at the bank of irrigation canal (river like) connecting Damodar river with Hooghly river. over this canal 58 lock gates are there; hence the name yields. A small deer park is there. One can also spot a few peacocks here. Don't miss a country boat ride!

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2 Thank J_Middya
Kolkata, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

It's indeed a beatiful property that's being set up by the govt. with quite a good number of deers at the park. The entry fee is quite nominal (Rs. 10/- pp). Quite a big area for family picnic with a number of wild animals like crocodiles, tortoise, porcupine and deer in enclosed area. But it indeed needs maintenance and surely... More 

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Howrah, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

we heard as lot about the deer park at garchumuk.so,my brother and i went out to see that. when we reached there,we got ticket and went in. there is a segment with 3-4 cages. there u can see one small crocodile,3 peacock(2 peahen) and lots of empty spaces.now coing to the DEER. a huge space is reserved for deer and... More 

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3 Thank arkasun
Kolkata, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

How to reach : From Howrah to Uluberia by train , from uluberia we took auto to reach Garchumuk , it took almost 1hr to reach and auto fair was 13/- / head. What to do : We entered in to the deer park first ... we saw there deer , crocodile , turtle etc then we took a van... More 

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2 Thank akasneel
Pune, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

When I stayed in Kolkata, like all other Bangali boys, I had a passion for picnic in the winter. So badite kauke na bolei, went for a picnic on the Day the Tsunami had happenned, in 2004. Awesome place. For maximum number of picnic groups to have privacy and enjoy the picnic, ample space is provided. One can njoy the... More 

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Kolkata, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2013

Garchumuk is located on the district of Howrah of West Bengal at the confluence of River Hooghly and River Damodar. The spot, offering the spectacular view of the Ganges is gradually emerging as a popular tourist destination ideal for a weekend tour. It is situated at the converging point of the two rivers, Damodar and Hooghly (which is Ganges), which... More 

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Santragachi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2009

location: District Howrah (bank of river Ganges) Uluberia rail station route: Via train (South Eastern Railways) form Howrah to Uluberia (45 minutes) from Uluberia via CSTC bus, jeep, trekker, ambassdor to 58 gate from Esplanade busses are available private car: via Bombay road to uluberia then local road logistic: Howrah distrct zilla parishad rest house available. 2/3 local hotels available... More 

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