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With busy schedules, taking time off with your partner becomes next to impossible. You either have to plan a proper vacation, or just spend a special day together. But, what if we told you that you can go to romantic destinations with your partner, without taking a single day off from work?
So, for all you Kolkatans, here are 10 romantic weekend getaways just a few hours away from your city.
Just 255 km away from Kolkata lies a pristine town named Chandipur. Located in Orissa, Chandipur has a number of outdoor activities like bird-watching and swimming.
You can also visit the temples and an abundant wildlife sanctuary. You can also enjoy long romantic walks on the beach with your ladylove.
Bishnupur is located at a distance of 138 km from Kolkata. Around two hours and thirty minutes away, this place is full of magnificent terracotta temples. Baluchori sarees are another plus point of this place.
Now, you know where to take your partner for a culturally-enriched trip!
The small beach town of Digha is one of the most popular destinations in Bengal for weekend getaways. This is located 181 km away from Kolkata, and takes around three hours to reach.
A number of outdoor activities like swimming, horse riding and fishing can be done with your partner. It is a perfect place to rekindle your romance.
Bardhaman is a small Bengali town located only a few hours away from Kolkata. Known for its rich culture and old world charm, Bardhaman is exactly what you and your partner need after a busy week. Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and spend some quite time in Bhardaman.
Bakkhali is a small beach town located on the outskirts of Kolkata. Its peacefulness will win you over the minute you reach there! It is a perfect place for you and your partner to just listen to the rhythm of the gushing waves and relax.
Shankarpur is a beach town that is known for its pristine sands and serenity. Shankarpur, undoubtedly is the best place to be if you want to get away from the heat and the chaos of the city. There is nothing better than walking down the shore with the person you love!
Mandarmani is a resort village located in East Midnapore. It is 180 km away from Kolkata. You can reach this destination by train, bus or car. It has the longest drivable beach in India.
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The beaches are isolated, and ideal for getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city over the weekend.
Located at the confluence of rivers Bhagirathi and Jalangi, Nabadwip meaning nine islands is one of the most religious cities in West Bengal. With several temples constructed in every part of the city, Nabadwip is just magnificent. It is known as the Varanasi of Bengal. So, if you are religious, and in love with nature, this place will be perfect for you!
Bodh Gaya is known to be the place where Lord Gautam Buddha attained enlightenment. It has an air of spirituality and love. Your partner will be more than happy to visit the place of worship if you two are looking for a calm, spiritual getaway.
Located 50 km south of Kolkata, Raichak is a riverside town. It has an amazing view and is completely different from other parts of West Bengal. A romantic trip to this place is all that will you need to rejuvenate your mind.
Located 209 km away from Kolkata, Mukutmanipur is a seaside town. Its plush green pastures and huge hills make it a great place to spend some quality time with your partner.
It is located 140 km away from Kolkata. The pristine beaches with a dense forest of tamarisk trees make this an ideal destination for a weekend getaway.
180 km north of Kolkata, this is a small town near Bolpur in Birbhum district. The Poush Mela draws a major tourist crowd to this region every year. There is a Deer Park and a natural bird sanctuary here. This was the hometown of Rabindranath Tagore. This green and clean town makes for a peaceful destination for a weekend getaway.
So, surprise your partner with a perfect weekend getaway and revive the sparkle in your relationship. These destinations are the perfect way to relax yourself and spend quality time with the person you love!
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