Historical Structures & Monuments

Historical Structures & Monuments

Murshidabad

Murshidabad, was the capital of Bengal during the rule of Nawab Murshid Quli Khan. At that time it was known by the name of “Muksudabad”. The name “Murshidabad” was derived after the name of...

Gopegarh Eco-Tourism Centre

Gopegarh, is a famous Eco Tourism Centre as well as Heritage Historical destination situated on the bank of river Kangsabati or Kansai in Paschim (West) Medinipur district of Bengal. It is about 135 Km. away...

Achipur

Achipur, a Chinese colony derived its name from a Chinese businessman “Tong Achi”. He had established a sugar mill on the banks of Hooghly River, south of Budge Budge, during the time of Lord...

Belur Math

Belur Math, the global headquarters of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission is located on the west bank of Hooghly River, Belur, West Bengal, India. It was founded in 1899 by Swami Vivekananda, the famous...

Kamarpukur

Kamarpukur is famous for being the birthplace of the world famous saint & philosopher Shri Ramakrishna Dev. It is a small & beautiful village located 45 Kms. away from Tarakeswar town & comes under the...

Chinsurah (Chunchura )

Chinsurah (also known as Chunchura or Chunchro) is a city in the state of West Bengal is 35 kilometers north from Kolkata. It lies beside the Hooghly River (River Ganges). It is located in...

Chandannagar

Chandannagar, formerly known as Chandernagore is a small town is about 30 kms from Kolkata & situated on the banks of Hooghly river (River Ganges). It is a Corporation city and was a former...

Bandel

Bandel is situated in Chinsurah-Mogra block in Chinsurah subdivision of Hooghly district of West Bengal. This place has a historical importance. From its name it appears to have been the port of Hooghly during...