Tuesday, 29 November 2011

The Land of Red Soil with Tunes of Madal

www.palashbari.com  call +919831507644 BARANTI : If you have ever wanted to get away from Kolkata without going too far away, try Baranti for a refreshing change, Baranti is a small picturesque hamlet by a beautiful lake surrounded by hillocks and forests under Santuri Police Station in Purulia District.

Muradi a small railway station situated after 3 consecutive railway stations (22 Km) from Asansol. Baranti is 263 Km away from Kolkata. Baranti or Ramchandrapur irrigation Project can be reached from Muradi Station (6 Km) by Trekker or Rickshaw. A water reservoir has been constructed by erecting a small earthen dam between Muradi Hill, at one side, and Baranti Hill, on the other. The stand-till water of the reservoir look like a large blue tinted glass mirror reflecting the vast expanse of sky over it. The view of the sunset with the lake on the four ground is breath taking. You must also experience the moonlit night around the reservoir. The surface of the static water turns into a shiny silvery plate gifted by God. The water reservoir is being used for irrigation purpose and also for supplying drinking water to the local villages. The Panchkot Hill at one side of the area and the Biharinath Hill, on the other. The area is shrouded with trees like Sal, Mahua, Piyal, Palash etc. The forest is abode of faunas like Rabbits, Porcupines, Wild Boars, Foxes, Wolves and Dears. The reservoir swarms with seasonal birds. Coos of birds in the forest are worth--remembering. Baranti is ideal for Eco-Tourism. If you are a lover of natural beauty, then you must have a trip to Baranti, which is a favorite destination.

Palash Bari (Plantation & Nature Study Hut with Facilities)

Set amidst the natural, unpolluted environs of rural bengal, this hut has 2 Rooms (3 bed each) with attached bath dining room and kitchen facility (Electricity available). The hut having 7 (Seven) bighas of landscape and 1600 Palash Trees has a romantic view at the time of spring (Specially in the month of March) you may enjoy from the windows and varanda of its each room, where the Palash Red will give the romantic fillings from morning to twilight. You will remember year after year to come back to PALASH BARI. If you are interested for wild life and nature please study, hut for a weekend break or even longer stay drop in and see us. "INCREDIBLE PALASH BARI".

  • Car Parking Facilities 
  • Pick-up and Dropping from Railway Station (Chargeable)
  • Rent a Car for sight seeing arrangements.
  • Check out time - 8.30 AM.

 ECO Event

  • Adventure Trekking 
  • Bird Watching
  • Jungle Trekking
  • Fishing
  • Camp Fire
  • Tribal Village Visit
  • Chhou or Santhal Dance by traditional tribals in natural Garden on your request (Chargeable)

 Places must visit in and around PALASH BARI

Tour No. - I      Biharinath Hill -                                  15 KM
                         Sunsunia Hill -                                     40 KM
Tour No. - II     Garh Panchokote -                            12 KM
                         Panchet Dam -                                     22 KM
                         Maithon Dam -                                    38 KM
                         Kalyaneshwari Temple -                    40 KM
Tour No. - III   ** Joy Chandi Pahar -                         21 KM
                         (Where you remember Satyajit Ray's
                           "Hirok Rajar Deshe"  and
                             "Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne)
                         Kashipur Rajbari (King's Palace) -   30 KM
                         Raghunathpur Tasar Silpa -               19 KM
                         Garh Panchokote -                              12 KM

----- Best Time to Visit : 1st October to 31st March -----

How to Reach Us :

By Air    : The nearest Airport is Kolkata 250 KM away.
By Train : Howrah / Sealdah / Kolkata - (Via Dankuni / Bandel)
                Burdwan - Asansol - Madhukunda / Muradi Station -
                By (Car/Riksha 6 KM) Palash Bari

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MOBILE : +919831507644 / +919051616012
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